Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South West
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 193 183
Rank change year-on-year +71 -10 +28
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 97 143 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.26% 1.42% 1.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.62% 11.50% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 101 134
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £27,575
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,863 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.77% -8.06% +4.55%

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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 521 1,244 1,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.12% 12.39% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 366 907 1,008
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,900 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. 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
Bristol +77 28 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Devon +38 17 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Gloucestershire +33 16 £90,000 +125.00% 1
Somerset +22 14 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +27 8 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Cornwall +21 8 £65,000 +154.90% 1
Dorset +33 6 £32,500 -35.00% 3
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 52 (53.61%) Information Security
2 36 (37.11%) Linux
3 35 (36.08%) NIST
4 34 (35.05%) Management Information System
5 32 (32.99%) Azure
6 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.93%) AWS
7 30 (30.93%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (29.90%) Security Cleared
9 28 (28.87%) ISMS
10 26 (26.80%) GDPR
11 25 (25.77%) CISSP
12 24 (24.74%) ITIL
12 24 (24.74%) Risk Management
13 23 (23.71%) SaaS
13 23 (23.71%) PaaS
13 23 (23.71%) IaaS
14 21 (21.65%) DV Cleared
14 21 (21.65%) Legal
14 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (20.62%) Business Continuity
15 20 (20.62%) CISM
15 20 (20.62%) NIST 800
16 19 (19.59%) Collaborative Working
16 19 (19.59%) Cloud Native
16 19 (19.59%) NCSC
16 19 (19.59%) Information Security Management
16 19 (19.59%) Security Management
16 19 (19.59%) Open Source
16 19 (19.59%) Terraform

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.99%) Azure
2 30 (30.93%) AWS
3 23 (23.71%) IaaS
3 23 (23.71%) PaaS
3 23 (23.71%) SaaS
4 9 (9.28%) Office 365
5 6 (6.19%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (6.19%) Azure Functions
5 6 (6.19%) Power Platform
5 6 (6.19%) PowerApps
5 6 (6.19%) Serverless
6 1 (1.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.56%) Firewall
2 11 (11.34%) VPN
3 10 (10.31%) DHCP
3 10 (10.31%) LAN
3 10 (10.31%) WAN
4 8 (8.25%) DNS
4 8 (8.25%) MPLS
4 8 (8.25%) SAN
4 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.25%) VLAN
4 8 (8.25%) Wireless
5 5 (5.15%) Internet
5 5 (5.15%) VoIP
6 4 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.09%) Skype
7 3 (3.09%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.09%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) Big Data
2 8 (8.25%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) Redis
3 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) Selenium
3 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.09%) Burp Suite
4 3 (3.09%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (21.65%) Legal
2 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.28%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.12%) Electronics
5 4 (4.12%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Retail
7 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) Architect
2 18 (18.56%) Cloud Architect
2 18 (18.56%) IT Manager
3 14 (14.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 14 (14.43%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.31%) Security Manager
5 9 (9.28%) Developer
6 8 (8.25%) IT Services Manager
6 8 (8.25%) IT Technical Manager
6 8 (8.25%) Service Manager
6 8 (8.25%) Technical Manager
6 8 (8.25%) Technical Services Manager
7 7 (7.22%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Information Officer
8 6 (6.19%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (6.19%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Security Officer
8 6 (6.19%) Security Specialist
9 5 (5.15%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) RESTful
2 7 (7.22%) JSON
2 7 (7.22%) REST
2 7 (7.22%) Web Services
3 6 (6.19%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (6.19%) Node.js
3 6 (6.19%) SOAP
4 3 (3.09%) CSS
4 3 (3.09%) HTML
4 3 (3.09%) HTML5
4 3 (3.09%) Sass
4 3 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.06%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (2.06%) Middleware
5 2 (2.06%) React
5 2 (2.06%) Symfony
5 2 (2.06%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) Management Information System
2 19 (19.59%) Cloud Native
3 16 (16.49%) Cyberattack
4 14 (14.43%) PKI
5 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
6 9 (9.28%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (8.25%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (6.19%) CESG
9 3 (3.09%) iSeries
9 3 (3.09%) User Experience
10 2 (2.06%) NHS
11 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2016
3 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2019
4 6 (6.19%) Amazon Linux
4 6 (6.19%) CentOS
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.09%) SUSE
6 1 (1.03%) Unix
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) Information Security
2 30 (30.93%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (28.87%) ISMS
4 24 (24.74%) ITIL
4 24 (24.74%) Risk Management
5 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (20.62%) Business Continuity
7 19 (19.59%) Collaborative Working
7 19 (19.59%) Information Security Management
7 19 (19.59%) Open Source
7 19 (19.59%) Security Management
8 18 (18.56%) Information Assurance
8 18 (18.56%) Security Architecture
9 17 (17.53%) Data Security
10 16 (16.49%) Microservices
10 16 (16.49%) Time Management
11 15 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (15.46%) Service Management
12 14 (14.43%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (14.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
1 12 (12.37%) Python
2 9 (9.28%) C
2 9 (9.28%) PHP
3 6 (6.19%) Go
4 3 (3.09%) PHP 7
4 3 (3.09%) SQL
4 3 (3.09%) VBScript
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (25.77%) CISSP
3 21 (21.65%) DV Cleared
4 20 (20.62%) CISM
5 8 (8.25%) Degree
6 7 (7.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (7.22%) DBS Check
6 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.12%) CEH
8 4 (4.12%) OSCP
9 3 (3.09%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.09%) CCNA
9 3 (3.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (3.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (3.09%) MCSA
9 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (2.06%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.08%) NIST
2 26 (26.80%) GDPR
3 20 (20.62%) NIST 800
4 19 (19.59%) NCSC
5 18 (18.56%) ISO 9001
6 16 (16.49%) PCI DSS
7 11 (11.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (11.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 8 (8.25%) ISO 22301
9 7 (7.22%) ISO 31000
9 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 5 (5.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (4.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (4.12%) JSP 440
12 3 (3.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (3.09%) ISO 14001
12 3 (3.09%) QA
12 3 (3.09%) SLA
13 2 (2.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.46%) Docker
3 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) Terraform
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (3.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.09%) Nmap
3 3 (3.09%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.03%) Nessus
4 1 (1.03%) Puppet
4 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.43%) Google
3 12 (12.37%) Cisco
4 9 (9.28%) Citrix
5 8 (8.25%) HP
5 8 (8.25%) Juniper
5 8 (8.25%) SonicWALL
6 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (6.19%) SAP
8 4 (4.12%) VMware
9 3 (3.09%) Apple
9 3 (3.09%) Aruba
9 3 (3.09%) Capita
9 3 (3.09%) Dell
9 3 (3.09%) IBM
9 3 (3.09%) Mitel
10 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.03%) Okta