Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 197 289
Rank change year-on-year +2 +92 -66
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 511 587 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.66% 1.67% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.36% 13.17% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 377 478 402
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.21% +0.48% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £33,525
90th Percentile £70,950 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 3826 4456 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.43% 12.66% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 3542 4329
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Surrey +31 164 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Thames Valley -25 161 £52,500 -0.94% 13
Hampshire +30 113 £54,500 -0.91% 7
Berkshire +12 100 £55,000 -4.35% 9
Oxfordshire -16 37 £38,250 -23.50% 3
West Sussex +18 33 £43,000 -21.82% 2
Kent -8 26 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Buckinghamshire -28 24 £52,500 +16.67% 1
East Sussex -34 6 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Middlesex +11 1 - -
Sussex -9 1 £50,000 -8.26%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 329 (64.38%) Information Security
2 232 (45.40%) CISSP
3 174 (34.05%) PCI DSS
4 172 (33.66%) CISM
5 154 (30.14%) Firewall
6 151 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
7 146 (28.57%) Finance
8 143 (27.98%) ITIL
9 141 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
10 133 (26.03%) Risk Management
11 116 (22.70%) Windows
12 99 (19.37%) Management Information System
13 94 (18.40%) Risk Assessment
14 76 (14.87%) Degree
15 74 (14.48%) Security Management
15 74 (14.48%) Linux
15 74 (14.48%) Active Directory
16 73 (14.29%) Information Security Management
17 72 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
18 67 (13.11%) SIEM
19 66 (12.92%) Network Security
20 65 (12.72%) Data Protection
20 65 (12.72%) GDPR
21 62 (12.13%) CRISC
22 54 (10.57%) VMware
23 53 (10.37%) ISMS
23 53 (10.37%) Security Architecture
23 53 (10.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
24 49 (9.59%) Security Operations
24 49 (9.59%) 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 15 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.74%) IIS
3 7 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.59%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.59%) Maximo
2 2 (0.39%) Primavera
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.87%) SaaS
2 19 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.74%) IaaS
4 6 (1.17%) Office 365
5 3 (0.59%) PaaS
6 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.20%) npm
7 1 (0.20%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 154 (30.14%) Firewall
2 66 (12.92%) Network Security
3 36 (7.05%) TCP/IP
4 31 (6.07%) IPsec
4 31 (6.07%) WAN
5 29 (5.68%) DNS
6 24 (4.70%) VPN
7 23 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (4.31%) SSL
9 21 (4.11%) BGP
10 18 (3.52%) LAN
10 18 (3.52%) VLAN
11 17 (3.33%) Internet
12 16 (3.13%) RIP
13 15 (2.94%) MPLS
14 14 (2.74%) HTTP
14 14 (2.74%) OSPF
14 14 (2.74%) VoIP
15 13 (2.54%) DHCP
16 12 (2.35%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (1.57%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.37%) Big Data
5 7 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.37%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.39%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.20%) Bower
4 1 (0.20%) Grunt
4 1 (0.20%) gulp
4 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.20%) Moq
4 1 (0.20%) NUnit
4 1 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 146 (28.57%) Finance
2 29 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.50%) Legal
4 9 (1.76%) Retail
5 8 (1.57%) Digital Economy
6 7 (1.37%) French Language
6 7 (1.37%) German Language
6 7 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.98%) Banking
8 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.59%) Games
8 3 (0.59%) Marketing
9 2 (0.39%) Electronics
9 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (24.66%) Analyst
2 107 (20.94%) Security Analyst
3 86 (16.83%) Consultant
4 82 (16.05%) Security Consultant
5 60 (11.74%) Information Analyst
6 56 (10.96%) Information Security Analyst
7 45 (8.81%) Security Manager
8 43 (8.41%) IT Analyst
9 39 (7.63%) IT Security Analyst
10 34 (6.65%) Information Security Consultant
11 32 (6.26%) Information Manager
11 32 (6.26%) Information Security Manager
12 26 (5.09%) Business Manager
13 25 (4.89%) Business Development Manager
13 25 (4.89%) Development Manager
14 23 (4.50%) Applications Engineer
14 23 (4.50%) Architect
14 23 (4.50%) Security Engineer
15 22 (4.31%) Compliance Manager
15 22 (4.31%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.28%) Web Services
2 21 (4.11%) .NET
3 14 (2.74%) Ajax
4 9 (1.76%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.57%) CSS
5 8 (1.57%) jQuery
6 7 (1.37%) WebRTC
6 7 (1.37%) WebSockets
6 7 (1.37%) WinForms
7 3 (0.59%) Java SE
8 2 (0.39%) JTAPI
8 2 (0.39%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.39%) RFC 2833
8 2 (0.39%) TAPI
8 2 (0.39%) XML
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.20%) Middleware
9 1 (0.20%) OAuth
9 1 (0.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 99 (19.37%) Management Information System
2 38 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.05%) Data Protection Act
4 29 (5.68%) Driving Licence
5 22 (4.31%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.91%) Cyberthreat
7 17 (3.33%) Clustering
7 17 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 16 (3.13%) CESG
9 10 (1.96%) PKI
10 9 (1.76%) Smart Meter
11 8 (1.57%) CMDB
11 8 (1.57%) Cyber Attack
11 8 (1.57%) NHS
12 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.37%) Machine to Machine
12 7 (1.37%) User Experience
13 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (0.98%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.70%) Windows
2 74 (14.48%) Linux
3 46 (9.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.15%) Unix
6 7 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.37%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.78%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.39%) Debian
10 2 (0.39%) Fedora
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (64.38%) Information Security
2 151 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
3 143 (27.98%) ITIL
4 141 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
5 133 (26.03%) Risk Management
6 94 (18.40%) Risk Assessment
7 74 (14.48%) Security Management
8 73 (14.29%) Information Security Management
9 72 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (13.11%) SIEM
11 65 (12.72%) Data Protection
12 53 (10.37%) ISMS
12 53 (10.37%) Security Architecture
13 49 (9.59%) Security Operations
14 46 (9.00%) Process Improvement
15 45 (8.81%) PRINCE2
16 43 (8.41%) Risk Analysis
17 41 (8.02%) Project Management
18 40 (7.83%) OWASP
19 35 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (8.61%) SQL
2 34 (6.65%) PowerShell
3 28 (5.48%) Python
4 24 (4.70%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.74%) Perl
6 14 (2.74%) PHP
7 13 (2.54%) C
7 13 (2.54%) Java
8 10 (1.96%) C++
9 9 (1.76%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.57%) Ruby
11 5 (0.98%) C#
12 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (45.40%) CISSP
2 172 (33.66%) CISM
3 76 (14.87%) Degree
4 62 (12.13%) CRISC
5 48 (9.39%) GIAC
6 46 (9.00%) Security Cleared
7 39 (7.63%) CISA
8 36 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (5.68%) CEH
9 29 (5.68%) SC Cleared
10 25 (4.89%) CREST Certified
11 22 (4.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 21 (4.11%) CESG Certified Professional
12 21 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (3.72%) MCSE
14 18 (3.52%) CCNA
15 16 (3.13%) CCNP
16 10 (1.96%) OSCP
16 10 (1.96%) SSCP
17 8 (1.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (34.05%) PCI DSS
2 65 (12.72%) GDPR
3 53 (10.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 44 (8.61%) ISO 9001
5 38 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 37 (7.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 28 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 26 (5.09%) COBIT
9 21 (4.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 20 (3.91%) ISO 22301
11 16 (3.13%) SLA
12 15 (2.94%) HIPAA
13 14 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 14 (2.74%) NIST 800
14 12 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (2.15%) QA
16 9 (1.76%) ISO 14001
16 9 (1.76%) ISO 31000
17 7 (1.37%) BS25999
18 6 (1.17%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (14.48%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.78%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.78%) XenApp
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) Docker
7 1 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.13%) Nessus
2 12 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.35%) Terraform
3 10 (1.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 8 (1.57%) Nmap
5 3 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.59%) Opsview
5 3 (0.59%) SCCM
5 3 (0.59%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.59%) vMotion
5 3 (0.59%) WMI
5 3 (0.59%) WSUS
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.39%) Puppet
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.20%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 54 (10.57%) VMware
2 49 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 48 (9.39%) Cisco
4 14 (2.74%) Splunk
5 13 (2.54%) Citrix
5 13 (2.54%) Oracle
6 11 (2.15%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.96%) HP
7 10 (1.96%) Qualys
8 8 (1.57%) GENBAND
8 8 (1.57%) NetWitness
9 7 (1.37%) Apple
9 7 (1.37%) BT
10 6 (1.17%) 3PAR
10 6 (1.17%) Dell
10 6 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.98%) EqualLogic
11 5 (0.98%) Juniper
11 5 (0.98%) NetApp