Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 202 238
Rank change year-on-year +37 +36 +35
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 520 494 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.94% 1.59% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.74% 12.94% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 394 352 377
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.41% +2.86%
10th Percentile £31,343 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +0.91% +4.76%

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 3,785 3,817 3,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.14% 12.32% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,020 3,047 3,147
South East median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +70 234 £60,000 +20.00% 24
Berkshire +41 147 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Hampshire +20 126 £50,000 +1.01% 12
Surrey -18 85 £62,500 +19.05% 13
Oxfordshire +63 58 £53,000 -3.64% 6
West Sussex -16 30 £45,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +17 29 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Kent +30 25 £36,250 -3.33% 8
East Sussex +20 18 £55,000 -16.98% 3
Middlesex +4 2 £55,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 336 (64.62%) Information Security
2 218 (41.92%) CISSP
3 184 (35.38%) Cybersecurity
4 162 (31.15%) PCI DSS
5 155 (29.81%) ITIL
6 143 (27.50%) Management Information System
7 129 (24.81%) CISM
8 116 (22.31%) Windows
9 111 (21.35%) Data Protection
10 109 (20.96%) Risk Management
11 104 (20.00%) GDPR
12 103 (19.81%) Firewall
13 88 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (16.35%) Finance
15 81 (15.58%) Security Management
16 80 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
17 77 (14.81%) Security Operations
18 75 (14.42%) Network Security
19 73 (14.04%) CISA
20 72 (13.85%) OWASP
20 72 (13.85%) SIEM
21 68 (13.08%) Linux
22 67 (12.88%) Security Cleared
23 65 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
24 64 (12.31%) Information Security Management
24 64 (12.31%) Degree
25 63 (12.12%) ISO 9001
26 60 (11.54%) Microsoft
27 59 (11.35%) Project Management
28 53 (10.19%) SQL Server

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 34 (6.54%) IIS
2 15 (2.88%) Apache
3 5 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (0.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) Confluence
4 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.38%) nginx
4 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.23%) Office 365
4 18 (3.46%) SaaS
5 5 (0.96%) IaaS
5 5 (0.96%) PaaS
6 4 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.58%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) npm
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (19.81%) Firewall
2 75 (14.42%) Network Security
3 49 (9.42%) TCP/IP
4 42 (8.08%) WAN
5 37 (7.12%) LAN
6 28 (5.38%) VPN
7 19 (3.65%) DNS
7 19 (3.65%) Wireshark
8 18 (3.46%) SAN
9 17 (3.27%) Internet
10 15 (2.88%) Broadband
10 15 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.50%) VLAN
12 12 (2.31%) MPLS
12 12 (2.31%) VoIP
13 11 (2.12%) BIG-IP
13 11 (2.12%) Wireless
14 10 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (1.73%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.50%) Big Data
4 12 (2.31%) Geospatial Data
5 7 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.96%) MySQL
6 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.77%) GIS
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.38%) Adabas
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.12%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.54%) JIRA
3 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.77%) Hudson
6 3 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.38%) Grunt
7 2 (0.38%) gulp
7 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.38%) Selenium
7 2 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.38%) Subversion
7 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.38%) webpack
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 85 (16.35%) Finance
2 44 (8.46%) Legal
3 31 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.92%) Electronics
5 10 (1.92%) Law
6 9 (1.73%) Retail
7 8 (1.54%) Marketing
8 5 (0.96%) Banking
9 4 (0.77%) Games
10 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 3 (0.58%) Local Government
10 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 133 (25.58%) Analyst
2 82 (15.77%) Security Analyst
3 65 (12.50%) Consultant
4 60 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 53 (10.19%) Security Manager
6 33 (6.35%) Developer
6 33 (6.35%) Information Manager
6 33 (6.35%) Security Engineer
7 32 (6.15%) Information Analyst
7 32 (6.15%) Information Security Analyst
8 30 (5.77%) IT Manager
9 29 (5.58%) Information Security Manager
9 29 (5.58%) SOC Analyst
10 27 (5.19%) Architect
11 23 (4.42%) IT Analyst
12 22 (4.23%) Information Security Consultant
13 21 (4.04%) Auditor
13 21 (4.04%) Security Officer
13 21 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (3.65%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.92%) .NET
2 31 (5.96%) CSS
3 27 (5.19%) Web Services
4 26 (5.00%) WinForms
5 24 (4.62%) Ajax
6 16 (3.08%) Symfony
7 11 (2.12%) Laravel
8 10 (1.92%) REST
9 8 (1.54%) LAMP
10 7 (1.35%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.35%) HTML
11 6 (1.15%) jQuery
11 6 (1.15%) Vue.js
12 5 (0.96%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.77%) SailPoint
14 3 (0.58%) Entity Framework
14 3 (0.58%) JSON
14 3 (0.58%) Middleware
14 3 (0.58%) Sass
14 3 (0.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 143 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 50 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 49 (9.42%) Data Protection Act
4 34 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (5.00%) Driving Licence
7 25 (4.81%) Data Centre
8 19 (3.65%) PKI
9 14 (2.69%) Public Cloud
10 12 (2.31%) Private Cloud
11 11 (2.12%) Fintech
12 8 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.15%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 6 (1.15%) NHS
14 5 (0.96%) Cyberattack
14 5 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.96%) User Experience
15 4 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.77%) LIMS
15 4 (0.77%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.31%) Windows
2 68 (13.08%) Linux
3 18 (3.46%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.31%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.54%) Android
6 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.15%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.77%) CentOS
8 4 (0.77%) Unix
9 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (64.62%) Information Security
2 184 (35.38%) Cybersecurity
3 155 (29.81%) ITIL
4 111 (21.35%) Data Protection
5 109 (20.96%) Risk Management
6 88 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (15.58%) Security Management
8 77 (14.81%) Security Operations
9 72 (13.85%) OWASP
9 72 (13.85%) SIEM
10 65 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 64 (12.31%) Information Security Management
12 59 (11.35%) Project Management
13 52 (10.00%) ISMS
14 41 (7.88%) TOGAF
15 40 (7.69%) Data Privacy
16 39 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
16 39 (7.50%) Security Monitoring
17 38 (7.31%) Data Security
17 38 (7.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.92%) JavaScript
2 29 (5.58%) SQL
3 24 (4.62%) VB.NET
4 18 (3.46%) PHP
4 18 (3.46%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.69%) Perl
6 11 (2.12%) C#
7 10 (1.92%) Python
8 7 (1.35%) C
9 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.77%) Java
10 2 (0.38%) Natural
10 2 (0.38%) RPG
10 2 (0.38%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 218 (41.92%) CISSP
2 129 (24.81%) CISM
3 73 (14.04%) CISA
4 67 (12.88%) Security Cleared
5 64 (12.31%) Degree
6 53 (10.19%) SANS
7 51 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (9.04%) CEH
9 44 (8.46%) SC Cleared
10 38 (7.31%) SSCP
11 31 (5.96%) CRISC
12 24 (4.62%) CCNA
12 24 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (3.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 16 (3.08%) CCNP
15 14 (2.69%) CCSP
15 14 (2.69%) MCSE
16 13 (2.50%) MCSA
17 11 (2.12%) GIAC
17 11 (2.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (31.15%) PCI DSS
2 104 (20.00%) GDPR
3 80 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 63 (12.12%) ISO 9001
5 50 (9.62%) COBIT
6 27 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 25 (4.81%) ISO 14001
8 21 (4.04%) SLA
9 19 (3.65%) QA
10 17 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 15 (2.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 15 (2.88%) ISO 22301
13 11 (2.12%) RMADS
14 10 (1.92%) PMO
15 6 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
15 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (1.15%) PSD2
16 4 (0.77%) JSP 440
17 2 (0.38%) NIST 800
System Software
1 25 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.54%) VMware NSX
5 4 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.58%) DFS Replication
6 3 (0.58%) Firmware
6 3 (0.58%) Snort
7 2 (0.38%) KVM
7 2 (0.38%) NFS
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (5.96%) Nessus
2 11 (2.12%) Nmap
3 8 (1.54%) Nagios
4 5 (0.96%) QRadar
4 5 (0.96%) SCOM
4 5 (0.96%) SCSM
5 4 (0.77%) CSIRT
5 4 (0.77%) SCCM
6 3 (0.58%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.38%) CASB
7 2 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.38%) OSSEC
7 2 (0.38%) Puppet
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.19%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.19%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.19%) OpenVAS
8 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.54%) Cisco
3 33 (6.35%) VMware
4 29 (5.58%) Oracle
5 19 (3.65%) Juniper
6 18 (3.46%) Splunk
7 16 (3.08%) SolarWinds
8 14 (2.69%) F5
8 14 (2.69%) Palo Alto
9 13 (2.50%) Qualys
9 13 (2.50%) Tripwire
10 11 (2.12%) SAP
11 8 (1.54%) Sony
12 7 (1.35%) HP
12 7 (1.35%) Mitel
12 7 (1.35%) Rapid7
13 5 (0.96%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (0.96%) IBM
13 5 (0.96%) Okta
14 4 (0.77%) Google