Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1083 1169
Rank change year-on-year -1 +86 +59
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 104 104 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.059% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.46% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 87
UK median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +15.00% +19.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,525 £25,230
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.87% +15.00% +30.21%

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 22,781 21,835 26,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 12.41% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,741 17,314 21,307
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 15 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 21 February 2018. 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 +17 101 £58,000 +0.87% 14
UK excluding London +8 68 £51,250 -10.87% 12
London +2 34 £60,000 +4.35% 4
South East +13 21 £58,000 +25.41% 3
North of England -2 16 £48,750 -22.00% 3
Midlands +17 14 £44,500 -25.83% 1
South West +13 10 £72,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +7 9 £42,555 - 1
Yorkshire +6 8 £42,500 -32.00% 1
North West -5 7 £54,500 +9.00% 2
East of England -2 5 £73,500 - 3
West Midlands -13 5 £56,250 -6.25%
Wales +4 1 £32,500 +80.56%
Scotland -42 1 £28,000 -44.55% 2
North East - 1 £35,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 22301 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 with a requirement for ISO 22301.

1 89 (85.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (67.31%) Information Security
3 42 (40.38%) CISM
4 41 (39.42%) CISSP
5 34 (32.69%) PCI DSS
6 33 (31.73%) Business Continuity
7 32 (30.77%) ITIL
8 31 (29.81%) CISA
8 31 (29.81%) Risk Management
8 31 (29.81%) Data Protection
9 27 (25.96%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (23.08%) Data Centre
11 23 (22.12%) ISMS
11 23 (22.12%) COBIT
12 22 (21.15%) Legal
12 22 (21.15%) Cyber Essentials
13 21 (20.19%) GDPR
13 21 (20.19%) Security Management
14 19 (18.27%) Finance
14 19 (18.27%) Information Assurance
14 19 (18.27%) SaaS
15 17 (16.35%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (15.38%) Information Security Management
17 15 (14.42%) PRINCE2
17 15 (14.42%) CRISC
17 15 (14.42%) ISO 31000
18 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
19 13 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (12.50%) Risk Assessment

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 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.96%) IIS
1 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
1 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) SaaS
2 10 (9.62%) IaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.96%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Firewall
2 5 (4.81%) Internet
3 4 (3.85%) Network Security
4 3 (2.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) WAN
5 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.96%) BGP
6 1 (0.96%) Broadband
6 1 (0.96%) DHCP
6 1 (0.96%) Intranet
6 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) MPLS
6 1 (0.96%) NAS
6 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.96%) SAN
6 1 (0.96%) Skype
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) Blockchain
1 1 (0.96%) MySQL
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 22 (21.15%) Legal
2 19 (18.27%) Finance
3 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.69%) Law
5 6 (5.77%) Games
6 3 (2.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 2 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Security Manager
2 22 (21.15%) Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Security Analyst
4 16 (15.38%) Consultant
5 14 (13.46%) Security Consultant
6 13 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
7 12 (11.54%) Information Manager
7 12 (11.54%) IT Manager
8 10 (9.62%) IT Security Manager
9 9 (8.65%) Information Security Manager
9 9 (8.65%) Information Security Officer
9 9 (8.65%) Security Officer
10 8 (7.69%) Information Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
11 7 (6.73%) Information Officer
11 7 (6.73%) Risk Consultant
12 6 (5.77%) Information Security Risk Consultant
12 6 (5.77%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (5.77%) Security Risk Analyst
13 5 (4.81%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) Flash
1 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.77%) CCTV
5 5 (4.81%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.92%) EPoS
7 2 (1.92%) Fintech
7 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.92%) PMI
8 1 (0.96%) Blog
8 1 (0.96%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Windows
2 10 (9.62%) Linux
3 8 (7.69%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.92%) Android
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (67.31%) Information Security
2 33 (31.73%) Business Continuity
3 32 (30.77%) ITIL
4 31 (29.81%) Data Protection
4 31 (29.81%) Risk Management
5 27 (25.96%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (22.12%) ISMS
7 21 (20.19%) Security Management
8 19 (18.27%) Information Assurance
9 17 (16.35%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (15.38%) Information Security Management
11 15 (14.42%) PRINCE2
12 13 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (12.50%) Project Management
12 13 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (12.50%) SIEM
13 12 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (9.62%) Business Continuity Management
16 9 (8.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.92%) C
2 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (40.38%) CISM
2 41 (39.42%) CISSP
3 31 (29.81%) CISA
4 15 (14.42%) CRISC
5 10 (9.62%) CGEIT
6 9 (8.65%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.69%) Degree
8 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.81%) ISEB
9 5 (4.81%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (4.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 4 (3.85%) HNC
11 3 (2.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 2 (1.92%) CISMP
12 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.92%) SANS
13 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (85.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (32.69%) PCI DSS
3 23 (22.12%) COBIT
4 22 (21.15%) Cyber Essentials
5 21 (20.19%) GDPR
6 15 (14.42%) ISO 31000
7 13 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 12 (11.54%) ISO 14001
9 9 (8.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 9 (8.65%) ISO 9001
10 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 7 (6.73%) QA
11 6 (5.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (3.85%) ISO 9000
14 3 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (1.92%) BS7799
15 2 (1.92%) PMO
15 2 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (1.92%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.96%) SCCM
3 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) LogRhythm
2 8 (7.69%) Splunk
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.88%) CA
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (0.96%) Avaya
6 1 (0.96%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco
6 1 (0.96%) Dell
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) Juniper
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle
6 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.96%) Twitter
6 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard