Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 186 165
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 +102
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 538 507 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.82% 1.75% 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.51% 14.50% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 405 401 631
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +6.80%

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,983 3,496 4,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.45% 12.08% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,154 2,808 3,824
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +11.11%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +24 243 £55,000 - 29
Berkshire +34 162 £55,000 - 23
Surrey +7 132 £60,000 - 10
Hampshire -35 83 £42,500 -29.17% 18
Buckinghamshire +39 45 £45,000 -18.18%
Kent +20 42 £60,000 +41.18% 5
Oxfordshire -23 36 £50,000 -9.09% 6
East Sussex -1 22 £44,500 -28.80% 1
West Sussex -9 17 £60,000 +87.50% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 330 (61.34%) Information Security
2 223 (41.45%) CISSP
3 177 (32.90%) CISM
4 163 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
5 153 (28.44%) ITIL
6 138 (25.65%) Management Information System
7 125 (23.23%) PCI DSS
8 120 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (20.07%) Firewall
10 102 (18.96%) GDPR
11 98 (18.22%) Finance
12 97 (18.03%) Degree
13 94 (17.47%) Risk Management
14 84 (15.61%) Windows
15 82 (15.24%) CISA
16 78 (14.50%) Security Cleared
17 77 (14.31%) OWASP
18 75 (13.94%) SIEM
19 72 (13.38%) Vulnerability Management
20 71 (13.20%) TOGAF
21 68 (12.64%) Cyber Essentials
22 67 (12.45%) Self-Motivation
22 67 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
23 66 (12.27%) Project Management
23 66 (12.27%) Security Monitoring
24 65 (12.08%) Security Management
25 64 (11.90%) CEH
25 64 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
26 61 (11.34%) Network Security
26 61 (11.34%) Microsoft

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.46%) IIS
2 8 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (1.12%) Apache
3 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.37%) CMS
7 2 (0.37%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.19%) nginx
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.56%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.97%) Office 365
4 8 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (1.49%) PaaS
5 6 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.12%) SaaS
6 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.19%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 108 (20.07%) Firewall
2 61 (11.34%) Network Security
3 40 (7.43%) LAN
4 39 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 39 (7.25%) WAN
5 34 (6.32%) VPN
6 27 (5.02%) DNS
7 15 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (2.60%) HTTP
9 13 (2.42%) Broadband
9 13 (2.42%) Internet
9 13 (2.42%) IPsec
10 12 (2.23%) SSL
11 9 (1.67%) MPLS
12 8 (1.49%) DHCP
12 8 (1.49%) VLAN
12 8 (1.49%) Wireless
13 6 (1.12%) VoIP
13 6 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.86%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.86%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.49%) Big Data
5 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.12%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.56%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.37%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.37%) MySQL
10 1 (0.19%) Adabas
10 1 (0.19%) GIS
10 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.30%) JIRA
3 7 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.93%) Subversion
6 4 (0.74%) Burp Suite
7 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.56%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.37%) Selenium
8 2 (0.37%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.19%) Grunt
9 1 (0.19%) gulp
9 1 (0.19%) Hudson
9 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 98 (18.22%) Finance
2 37 (6.88%) Legal
3 25 (4.65%) Retail
3 25 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.97%) Publishing
5 11 (2.04%) Banking
6 9 (1.67%) Law
7 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.56%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 147 (27.32%) Analyst
2 96 (17.84%) Security Analyst
3 67 (12.45%) Architect
4 65 (12.08%) Consultant
4 65 (12.08%) Information Analyst
4 65 (12.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 50 (9.29%) Security Consultant
6 42 (7.81%) Security Manager
6 42 (7.81%) Security Officer
7 30 (5.58%) Information Manager
7 30 (5.58%) IT Manager
7 30 (5.58%) Security Architect
8 26 (4.83%) Information Security Officer
9 25 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
9 25 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (4.46%) Information Officer
11 23 (4.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 21 (3.90%) Network Engineer
13 20 (3.72%) Security Engineer
13 20 (3.72%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.20%) .NET
2 22 (4.09%) SailPoint
3 17 (3.16%) CSS
3 17 (3.16%) JSON
3 17 (3.16%) Middleware
4 16 (2.97%) WinForms
5 12 (2.23%) Ajax
5 12 (2.23%) Web Services
6 10 (1.86%) .NET Framework
6 10 (1.86%) Symfony
7 8 (1.49%) Entity Framework
7 8 (1.49%) LAMP
8 6 (1.12%) HTML
8 6 (1.12%) Laravel
9 5 (0.93%) Vue.js
9 5 (0.93%) WPF
10 4 (0.74%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.74%) jQuery
10 4 (0.74%) Node.js
10 4 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 138 (25.65%) Management Information System
2 67 (12.45%) Self-Motivation
3 44 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.06%) Computer Science
5 31 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 31 (5.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 29 (5.39%) Data Protection Act
7 25 (4.65%) PKI
8 17 (3.16%) Driving Licence
8 17 (3.16%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.60%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.04%) Cyberattack
12 10 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.86%) Fintech
13 9 (1.67%) NHS
14 8 (1.49%) Online Banking
15 6 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 84 (15.61%) Windows
2 49 (9.11%) Linux
3 26 (4.83%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.60%) Android
4 14 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.42%) Windows 10
6 12 (2.23%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.49%) CentOS
9 5 (0.93%) Unix
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.56%) Debian
11 3 (0.56%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.37%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (61.34%) Information Security
2 163 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
3 153 (28.44%) ITIL
4 120 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (17.47%) Risk Management
6 77 (14.31%) OWASP
7 75 (13.94%) SIEM
8 72 (13.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 71 (13.20%) TOGAF
10 66 (12.27%) Project Management
10 66 (12.27%) Security Monitoring
11 65 (12.08%) Security Management
12 64 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 56 (10.41%) Security Operations
14 53 (9.85%) Data Protection
14 53 (9.85%) Security Architecture
15 51 (9.48%) Information Security Management
16 50 (9.29%) Incident Management
17 49 (9.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 48 (8.92%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.95%) SQL
2 28 (5.20%) PowerShell
2 28 (5.20%) Python
3 21 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.42%) C#
4 13 (2.42%) Perl
4 13 (2.42%) PHP
5 10 (1.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.12%) C
6 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.93%) VBA
8 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.19%) C++
9 1 (0.19%) Java
9 1 (0.19%) Natural
9 1 (0.19%) RPG
9 1 (0.19%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.19%) VB
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 223 (41.45%) CISSP
2 177 (32.90%) CISM
3 97 (18.03%) Degree
4 82 (15.24%) CISA
5 78 (14.50%) Security Cleared
6 64 (11.90%) CEH
7 61 (11.34%) SANS
8 39 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (6.13%) CESG Certified Professional
9 33 (6.13%) SSCP
10 28 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (4.83%) MCSE
12 23 (4.28%) CREST Certified
13 22 (4.09%) TOGAF Certification
14 18 (3.35%) Master's Degree
14 18 (3.35%) SC Cleared
15 17 (3.16%) CCNP
16 15 (2.79%) APMP
17 12 (2.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 11 (2.04%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (23.23%) PCI DSS
2 102 (18.96%) GDPR
3 68 (12.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 53 (9.85%) COBIT
5 43 (7.99%) ISO 9001
6 38 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 33 (6.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (3.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 15 (2.79%) ISO 14001
10 13 (2.42%) PSD2
10 13 (2.42%) QA
11 8 (1.49%) ISO 22301
12 7 (1.30%) SLA
13 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (1.12%) NIST 800
13 6 (1.12%) PMO
14 5 (0.93%) ISAE 3402
14 5 (0.93%) ISO 31000
14 5 (0.93%) RMADS
15 4 (0.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 28 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (4.83%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 3 (0.56%) Docker
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 48 (8.92%) Nessus
2 24 (4.46%) QRadar
3 23 (4.28%) OpenVAS
4 21 (3.90%) Core Impact
4 21 (3.90%) Nexpose
5 17 (3.16%) Ansible
6 5 (0.93%) OSSEC
6 5 (0.93%) SCOM
6 5 (0.93%) SCSM
7 4 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (0.74%) RSA Security Analytics
8 3 (0.56%) PowerBroker
8 3 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.56%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.37%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.37%) Nmap
9 2 (0.37%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 61 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.29%) Qualys
3 40 (7.43%) Cisco
4 39 (7.25%) VMware
5 33 (6.13%) SolarWinds
6 32 (5.95%) Oracle
7 30 (5.58%) Splunk
8 25 (4.65%) AlienVault
8 25 (4.65%) ArcSight
9 24 (4.46%) CyberArk
9 24 (4.46%) Juniper
10 23 (4.28%) LogRhythm
11 21 (3.90%) Bomgar
11 21 (3.90%) Rapid7
12 20 (3.72%) Aveksa
13 14 (2.60%) IBM
14 11 (2.04%) Capita
15 10 (1.86%) CheckPoint
16 8 (1.49%) Barracuda Networks
16 8 (1.49%) Sony