Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 22301 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 22301 over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1057 1095 1186
Rank change year-on-year +38 +91 +58
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 120 146 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.076% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.55% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 100 126 89
UK median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% +46.07% +4.71%
10th Percentile £35,450 £40,125 £33,300
90th Percentile £78,825 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £63,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -19.61% +50.00% -

ISO 22301 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21849 25080 27828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.49% 13.07% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16225 19848 21997
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

ISO 22301
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 22301 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 22301.

Salary trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 22301 over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 22301 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England +49 118 £59,000 -9.23% 3
UK excluding London +8 77 £51,250 -19.61% 3
London +43 41 £60,000 -20.00%
North of England +3 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South East +50 23 £60,000 -4.00% 1
North West 0 15 £53,250 +29.09% 1
South West +10 11 £40,000 -38.46%
Yorkshire +19 10 £46,250 -28.85%
Midlands +32 8 £50,000 -23.08%
East of England +14 6 £73,500 +33.64% 1
East Midlands - 5 £52,500 -
West Midlands +19 3 £40,000 -38.46%
North East - 3 £36,000 -
Scotland -12 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing ISO 22301 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISO 22301.

1 102 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 77 (64.17%) Information Security
3 53 (44.17%) CISM
4 52 (43.33%) CISSP
5 50 (41.67%) PCI DSS
6 37 (30.83%) ITIL
7 35 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (28.33%) Data Protection
9 32 (26.67%) Business Continuity
10 29 (24.17%) CISA
11 26 (21.67%) GDPR
12 24 (20.00%) Risk Management
13 23 (19.17%) Data Centre
14 22 (18.33%) Windows
15 21 (17.50%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.50%) Finance
15 21 (17.50%) Management Information System
15 21 (17.50%) SIEM
15 21 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (17.50%) Cyber Essentials
16 20 (16.67%) ISMS
17 18 (15.00%) ISO 14001
17 18 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
18 16 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
18 16 (13.33%) Security Management
18 16 (13.33%) Telecoms
19 15 (12.50%) Legal
19 15 (12.50%) Project Management
19 15 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
19 15 (12.50%) CRISC

ISO 22301
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.50%) IIS
1 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) Network Security
2 9 (7.50%) Internet
3 7 (5.83%) SAN
4 6 (5.00%) Firewall
5 5 (4.17%) SNMP
6 4 (3.33%) DNS
6 4 (3.33%) NAS
6 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.50%) BGP
7 3 (2.50%) VLAN
8 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.67%) IPsec
8 2 (1.67%) LAN
8 2 (1.67%) SMS
8 2 (1.67%) SSL
8 2 (1.67%) WAN
8 2 (1.67%) Wireless
8 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.83%) DHCP
9 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (17.50%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 15 (12.50%) Legal
4 13 (10.83%) Law
5 6 (5.00%) Marketing
6 5 (4.17%) Retail
7 4 (3.33%) Advertising
8 3 (2.50%) Billing
8 3 (2.50%) Games
9 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (36.67%) Security Manager
2 17 (14.17%) Information Security Manager
3 16 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 14 (11.67%) Analyst
4 14 (11.67%) Consultant
4 14 (11.67%) IT Manager
5 13 (10.83%) IT Security Manager
6 11 (9.17%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.50%) CISSP Manager
7 9 (7.50%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Information Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Information Assurance Manager
8 8 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Security Officer
9 7 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 7 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 7 (5.83%) Security Assurance Manager
9 7 (5.83%) Security Specialist
10 6 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
10 6 (5.00%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) Web Services
2 3 (2.50%) Java SE
3 2 (1.67%) CGI
3 2 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Data Centre
2 21 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.50%) CCTV
3 9 (7.50%) Internet of Things
4 7 (5.83%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.17%) Cybercrime
6 3 (2.50%) CESG
6 3 (2.50%) Clustering
6 3 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.50%) Replication
6 3 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.67%) PKI
7 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.33%) Windows
2 14 (11.67%) Linux
3 13 (10.83%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.00%) Unix
5 7 (5.83%) Android
5 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.67%) SUSE
9 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (64.17%) Information Security
2 37 (30.83%) ITIL
3 35 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (28.33%) Data Protection
5 32 (26.67%) Business Continuity
6 24 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 21 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (17.50%) SIEM
8 20 (16.67%) ISMS
9 16 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
9 16 (13.33%) Security Management
10 15 (12.50%) Project Management
11 14 (11.67%) Coaching
11 14 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (11.67%) Security Architecture
12 13 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (10.83%) Service Management
13 12 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
13 12 (10.00%) Information Assurance
14 11 (9.17%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.83%) SQL
2 5 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.67%) C
4 2 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (44.17%) CISM
2 52 (43.33%) CISSP
3 29 (24.17%) CISA
4 15 (12.50%) CRISC
5 14 (11.67%) Degree
6 12 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 11 (9.17%) CISMP
8 10 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 9 (7.50%) SANS
10 5 (4.17%) HNC
11 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.83%) CESG Certified Professional
14 1 (0.83%) MCITP
14 1 (0.83%) MCSA
14 1 (0.83%) MCSE
14 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 26 (21.67%) GDPR
4 21 (17.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 18 (15.00%) ISO 14001
5 18 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 15 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 15 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (10.83%) ISO 9001
8 10 (8.33%) COBIT
9 8 (6.67%) ISO 31000
9 8 (6.67%) SLA
10 7 (5.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 6 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (5.00%) QA
12 5 (4.17%) ISO 9000
13 2 (1.67%) FIPS 140-2
13 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.83%) BS25999
14 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 4 (3.33%) WSUS
2 3 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (2.50%) Opsview
2 3 (2.50%) vMotion
2 3 (2.50%) WMI
3 2 (1.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) VMware
3 9 (7.50%) Splunk
4 7 (5.83%) LogRhythm
5 5 (4.17%) Cisco
5 5 (4.17%) HP
6 3 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (2.50%) CA
6 3 (2.50%) Juniper
7 2 (1.67%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.67%) BMC
7 2 (1.67%) BT
7 2 (1.67%) Remedy
7 2 (1.67%) Sophos
7 2 (1.67%) Symantec
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) Lotus
8 1 (0.83%) Mitel
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp