Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 930 1044 1098
Rank change year-on-year +114 +54 -27
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 93 71 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.59% 0.34% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 74
UK median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% -7.76% +0.87%
10th Percentile £33,625 £37,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £79,000 £78,750 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -12.50%

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 15,770 20,965 21,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.55% 13.88% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,148 15,354 16,772
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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
England +123 90 £60,000 +15.94% 9
UK excluding London +108 71 £56,250 +12.50% 11
South East +61 27 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London +71 22 £75,000 +36.36%
Midlands +54 19 £40,000 -13.81% 1
West Midlands +47 18 £40,000 -13.81% 1
North of England +61 13 £37,500 +7.14%
North West +50 9 £37,500 +7.14%
South West +27 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +31 4 £45,000 +80.00%
East of England +51 3 - - 3
Scotland - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wales -2 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 74 (79.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (62.37%) Information Security
3 47 (50.54%) Business Continuity
4 43 (46.24%) Cybersecurity
5 33 (35.48%) GDPR
6 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (32.26%) CISSP
7 30 (32.26%) Risk Management
8 29 (31.18%) Management Information System
9 27 (29.03%) Security Cleared
10 25 (26.88%) Data Protection
11 22 (23.66%) Finance
12 19 (20.43%) Degree
13 18 (19.35%) CISM
14 17 (18.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (17.20%) Data Privacy
15 16 (17.20%) Cyber Essentials
16 15 (16.13%) PCI DSS
16 15 (16.13%) ISMS
16 15 (16.13%) Security Architecture
17 14 (15.05%) BCP
18 13 (13.98%) ITIL
18 13 (13.98%) Disaster Recovery
18 13 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (13.98%) Technical Leadership
19 12 (12.90%) Thought Leadership
19 12 (12.90%) Public Sector
19 12 (12.90%) LAN
19 12 (12.90%) ISO 9001

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 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Azure
3 3 (3.23%) AWS
4 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.15%) GCP
4 2 (2.15%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.15%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) LAN
2 11 (11.83%) WAN
3 9 (9.68%) Firewall
4 8 (8.60%) BGP
4 8 (8.60%) DNS
4 8 (8.60%) Internet
5 7 (7.53%) Wireless
6 4 (4.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Public Sector
3 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.53%) Law
5 6 (6.45%) Legal
6 5 (5.38%) Marketing
7 2 (2.15%) Banking
7 2 (2.15%) Local Government
8 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (13.98%) Security Manager
2 12 (12.90%) Head of Security
2 12 (12.90%) Information Manager
2 12 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
3 11 (11.83%) Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Security Consultant
4 9 (9.68%) Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 7 (7.53%) Head of Information
6 6 (6.45%) Business Manager
6 6 (6.45%) CISSP Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Compliance Officer
7 5 (5.38%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Resilience Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) Head of Information Assurance
8 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.18%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) CESG
4 5 (5.38%) CCTV
4 5 (5.38%) User Experience
5 4 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.23%) PMI
7 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
1 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (62.37%) Information Security
2 47 (50.54%) Business Continuity
3 43 (46.24%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (32.26%) Risk Management
6 25 (26.88%) Data Protection
7 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (17.20%) Data Privacy
9 15 (16.13%) ISMS
9 15 (16.13%) Security Architecture
10 14 (15.05%) BCP
11 13 (13.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (13.98%) ITIL
11 13 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (13.98%) Technical Leadership
12 12 (12.90%) Thought Leadership
13 11 (11.83%) Internal Audit
14 10 (10.75%) Decision-Making
14 10 (10.75%) Information Assurance
15 9 (9.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) Python
2 2 (2.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) CISSP
2 27 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 19 (20.43%) Degree
4 18 (19.35%) CISM
5 11 (11.83%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.68%) CISA
6 9 (9.68%) CRISC
7 8 (8.60%) CEH
8 6 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (6.45%) MCP
8 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (5.38%) CISMP
10 4 (4.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (4.30%) DBS Check
11 3 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
12 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (79.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (35.48%) GDPR
3 17 (18.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 16 (17.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (16.13%) PCI DSS
6 12 (12.90%) ISO 9001
7 9 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 9 (9.68%) QA
8 7 (7.53%) NIST
9 5 (5.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (5.38%) ISO 14001
9 5 (5.38%) SLA
10 4 (4.30%) JSP 440
10 4 (4.30%) NCSC
11 3 (3.23%) ISO 31000
12 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
12 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (2.15%) NIST 800
13 1 (1.08%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Juniper
2 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.60%) VMware
3 1 (1.08%) Brocade
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco
3 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.08%) Huawei
3 1 (1.08%) Meraki
3 1 (1.08%) Ruckus Wireless