Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South West
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 131 193 166
Rank change year-on-year +62 -27 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 61 134 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.81% 1.39% 1.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.77% 12.14% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 57 109 156
Median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +9.29% +1.67%
10th Percentile £36,700 £31,156 £26,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +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 413 1,104 1,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.24% 11.47% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 293 877 987
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,156 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.07% +1.54% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,800 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £74,750 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 26 October 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 26 October 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 +62 15 £60,000 +29.03% 10
Gloucestershire +56 13 £90,000 +63.64% 1
Devon +26 11 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Cornwall +13 7 £65,000 +154.90%
Somerset +20 6 £49,500 +16.47% 1
Wiltshire +28 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Dorset +29 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 32 (52.46%) Information Security
2 29 (47.54%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (47.54%) NIST
3 26 (42.62%) Management Information System
4 25 (40.98%) GDPR
5 24 (39.34%) Azure
6 22 (36.07%) AWS
6 22 (36.07%) SaaS
7 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
7 21 (34.43%) Risk Management
7 21 (34.43%) Linux
8 18 (29.51%) CISSP
8 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.51%) NCSC
9 17 (27.87%) Firewall
9 17 (27.87%) PaaS
9 17 (27.87%) IaaS
10 16 (26.23%) NIST 800
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 16 (26.23%) ISMS
11 15 (24.59%) ITIL
11 15 (24.59%) Security Architecture
11 15 (24.59%) Open Source
12 14 (22.95%) Collaborative Working
12 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
12 14 (22.95%) CISM
12 14 (22.95%) DV Cleared
12 14 (22.95%) Business Continuity
13 12 (19.67%) Microservices
13 12 (19.67%) PowerShell

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 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) Azure
2 22 (36.07%) AWS
2 22 (36.07%) SaaS
3 17 (27.87%) IaaS
3 17 (27.87%) PaaS
4 8 (13.11%) Office 365
5 3 (4.92%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.92%) Azure Functions
5 3 (4.92%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.92%) PowerApps
5 3 (4.92%) Serverless
6 1 (1.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) DNS
3 7 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.20%) Internet
5 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.92%) Network Security
6 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.92%) VoIP
6 3 (4.92%) VPN
7 2 (3.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Big Data
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) Redis
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
1 12 (19.67%) Legal
2 7 (11.48%) Public Sector
3 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
6 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Architect
2 13 (21.31%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.11%) IT Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Security Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Security Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Developer
5 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) JSON
1 5 (8.20%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (8.20%) Node.js
1 5 (8.20%) REST
1 5 (8.20%) RESTful
1 5 (8.20%) SOAP
1 5 (8.20%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.67%) Cloud Native
3 10 (16.39%) Cyberattack
4 9 (14.75%) PKI
5 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (4.92%) iSeries
8 2 (3.28%) Tandem
9 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon Linux
3 5 (8.20%) CentOS
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Information Security
2 29 (47.54%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (34.43%) Risk Management
4 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) ISMS
6 15 (24.59%) ITIL
6 15 (24.59%) Open Source
6 15 (24.59%) Security Architecture
7 14 (22.95%) Business Continuity
7 14 (22.95%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (19.67%) Microservices
9 11 (18.03%) Data Security
9 11 (18.03%) DevSecOps
9 11 (18.03%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (16.39%) Artificial Intelligence
10 10 (16.39%) Information Security Management
10 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (16.39%) Security Management
10 10 (16.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 10 (16.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.03%) Python
3 5 (8.20%) C
3 5 (8.20%) Go
3 5 (8.20%) PHP
4 3 (4.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) CISSP
3 14 (22.95%) CISM
3 14 (22.95%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.84%) CRISC
6 5 (8.20%) CCNA
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.20%) DBS Check
6 5 (8.20%) Degree
7 4 (6.56%) CEH
7 4 (6.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (6.56%) CISA
7 4 (6.56%) OSCP
8 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.92%) MCSA
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (3.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (47.54%) NIST
2 25 (40.98%) GDPR
3 18 (29.51%) NCSC
4 16 (26.23%) NIST 800
5 12 (19.67%) PCI DSS
6 11 (18.03%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (14.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 8 (13.11%) SLA
9 7 (11.48%) COBIT
10 6 (9.84%) ISO 22301
11 5 (8.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (8.20%) ISO 31000
11 5 (8.20%) ISO 9001
11 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (4.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Terraform
2 7 (11.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (4.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) CSIRT
4 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Google
3 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) SAP
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Apple
6 3 (4.92%) Aruba
6 3 (4.92%) Dell
6 3 (4.92%) IBM
6 3 (4.92%) Mitel
6 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.28%) Meraki
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.64%) Okta
8 1 (1.64%) Splunk