Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 154 192
Rank change year-on-year -10 +38 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 139 195 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.70% 1.94% 1.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.80% 16.26% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 115 155 116
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,782 £27,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £75,750 £71,625
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% -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 939 1,199 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.50% 11.94% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 784 895 892
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,875 £67,500 £67,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West over the 6 months to 25 February 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 25 February 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 +31 47 £52,500 -2.33% 19
Wiltshire +18 35 £52,500 -19.85% 6
Dorset +21 17 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Somerset +23 16 £42,500 -43.33% 4
Gloucestershire -46 11 £46,250 +23.33% 7
Devon -13 9 £45,000 - 4
Cornwall +16 2 £62,500 - 3
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 82 (58.99%) Information Security
2 42 (30.22%) CISSP
3 41 (29.50%) Finance
4 39 (28.06%) CISM
5 38 (27.34%) ISMS
6 37 (26.62%) PCI DSS
7 36 (25.90%) ITIL
8 35 (25.18%) Security Management
8 35 (25.18%) Management Information System
9 31 (22.30%) Data Protection
9 31 (22.30%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (21.58%) Information Security Management
11 29 (20.86%) GDPR
12 21 (15.11%) ISO 9001
12 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (14.39%) Public Sector
13 20 (14.39%) Internal Audit
14 19 (13.67%) Data Privacy
14 19 (13.67%) SIEM
14 19 (13.67%) Firewall
15 18 (12.95%) Risk Management
16 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
16 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
16 17 (12.23%) Windows
17 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
17 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (11.51%) Project Management
17 16 (11.51%) OWASP
17 16 (11.51%) Business Continuity
17 16 (11.51%) Cyber Essentials

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 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) IIS
2 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.07%) Azure
2 11 (7.91%) Office 365
3 8 (5.76%) AWS
4 5 (3.60%) GCP
4 5 (3.60%) SaaS
5 4 (2.88%) PaaS
6 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.72%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.67%) Firewall
2 9 (6.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (5.76%) LAN
3 8 (5.76%) WAN
4 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.32%) DHCP
5 6 (4.32%) SAN
6 5 (3.60%) MPLS
6 5 (3.60%) Network Security
6 5 (3.60%) VLAN
6 5 (3.60%) VPN
6 5 (3.60%) Wireless
7 3 (2.16%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.44%) Internet
9 1 (0.72%) DNS
9 1 (0.72%) Skype
9 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) MySQL
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (3.60%) Big Data
4 5 (3.60%) BigQuery
4 5 (3.60%) Bigtable
4 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.60%) QlikView
4 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) Power BI
5 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.16%) Burp Suite
3 3 (2.16%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 41 (29.50%) Finance
2 20 (14.39%) Public Sector
3 9 (6.47%) Financial Institution
3 9 (6.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.04%) Legal
5 5 (3.60%) Automotive
5 5 (3.60%) Electronics
5 5 (3.60%) Marketing
5 5 (3.60%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.44%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (17.27%) Security Officer
2 22 (15.83%) Analyst
3 20 (14.39%) Information Officer
3 20 (14.39%) Information Security Officer
4 19 (13.67%) Information Manager
4 19 (13.67%) Security Manager
5 18 (12.95%) Information Security Manager
6 15 (10.79%) Security Analyst
7 13 (9.35%) IT Manager
8 11 (7.91%) Consultant
9 10 (7.19%) Information Security Consultant
9 10 (7.19%) Security Consultant
10 7 (5.04%) Architect
10 7 (5.04%) Security Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Service Manager
11 6 (4.32%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) IT Services Manager
11 6 (4.32%) Risk Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) HTML
1 4 (2.88%) HTML5
2 3 (2.16%) CSS
2 3 (2.16%) RESTful
2 3 (2.16%) Sass
2 3 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (2.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (1.44%) Symfony
3 2 (1.44%) Vue.js
4 1 (0.72%) .NET
4 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.72%) JSON
4 1 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.72%) Node.js
4 1 (0.72%) React
4 1 (0.72%) REST
4 1 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.04%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.32%) Clustering
5 5 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.88%) CESG
6 4 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.16%) User Experience
8 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) PKI
8 2 (1.44%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.72%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.23%) Windows
2 15 (10.79%) Linux
3 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.16%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.44%) AIX
4 2 (1.44%) CentOS
4 2 (1.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.99%) Information Security
2 38 (27.34%) ISMS
3 36 (25.90%) ITIL
4 35 (25.18%) Security Management
5 31 (22.30%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (22.30%) Data Protection
6 30 (21.58%) Information Security Management
7 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (14.39%) Internal Audit
9 19 (13.67%) Data Privacy
9 19 (13.67%) SIEM
10 18 (12.95%) Risk Management
11 16 (11.51%) Business Continuity
11 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (11.51%) OWASP
11 16 (11.51%) Project Management
12 15 (10.79%) Service Management
12 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (10.07%) Incident Management
13 14 (10.07%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.19%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) C
2 6 (4.32%) Python
3 5 (3.60%) C#
4 4 (2.88%) PHP
5 3 (2.16%) PHP 7
5 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.72%) Go
6 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (30.22%) CISSP
2 39 (28.06%) CISM
3 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.91%) Degree
4 11 (7.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.47%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (6.47%) CISA
5 9 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.47%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.32%) CCNA
6 6 (4.32%) CEH
7 5 (3.60%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 5 (3.60%) SSCP
8 4 (2.88%) CCNP
8 4 (2.88%) CISMP
9 3 (2.16%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.16%) MCSE
9 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (26.62%) PCI DSS
2 29 (20.86%) GDPR
3 21 (15.11%) ISO 9001
4 16 (11.51%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (10.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 13 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 13 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 11 (7.91%) NIST
8 10 (7.19%) NCSC
9 4 (2.88%) GPG13
9 4 (2.88%) QA
9 4 (2.88%) RMADS
10 3 (2.16%) COBIT
10 3 (2.16%) ISAE 3402
10 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (1.44%) ISO 22301
11 2 (1.44%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.72%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 17 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.88%) Docker
5 1 (0.72%) Firmware
5 1 (0.72%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) CASB
1 3 (2.16%) CSIRT
1 3 (2.16%) Nmap
2 1 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.91%) Cisco
3 8 (5.76%) Capita
3 8 (5.76%) VMware
4 7 (5.04%) Apple
4 7 (5.04%) LogRhythm
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle
6 5 (3.60%) Citrix
6 5 (3.60%) Google
6 5 (3.60%) HP
6 5 (3.60%) Juniper
6 5 (3.60%) SAP
6 5 (3.60%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.60%) Tableau
6 5 (3.60%) Talend
6 5 (3.60%) Teradata
7 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.44%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.72%) Meraki
9 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow