Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 657 913 1095
Rank change year-on-year +256 +182 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 31 151 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 0.84% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 84 90
Median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £54,450
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -26.54% -7.71%
10th Percentile £47,500 £20,500 £33,587
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,250 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +65.63% -27.27% +2.33%

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 5,773 18,069 21,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.79% 13.21% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,509 13,523 16,505
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,350 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

ISO 22301
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO 22301.

Salary trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO 22301 over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 10 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 22 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
England +264 31 £65,000 +62.50% 3
UK excluding London +223 20 £66,250 +65.63% 3
London +241 11 £65,000 +35.42%
South East +194 9 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South West +120 6 £65,000 +154.90%
Midlands +100 3 £63,750 +59.38% 1
North of England +127 2 £52,850 +92.18% 1
East Midlands +97 2 £63,750 +82.14%
North East - 2 £52,850 -
West Midlands +71 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (90.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (64.52%) Information Security
3 19 (61.29%) Business Continuity
4 18 (58.06%) Degree
5 17 (54.84%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (45.16%) BCP
7 13 (41.94%) CISM
7 13 (41.94%) CISSP
7 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
8 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
9 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
9 10 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (29.03%) ISO 31000
10 9 (29.03%) Creative Thinking
10 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity Management
10 9 (29.03%) Data Privacy
10 9 (29.03%) DBS Check
10 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 9 (29.03%) NIST
10 9 (29.03%) Time Management
10 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
11 8 (25.81%) Legal
11 8 (25.81%) Cyber Essentials
12 7 (22.58%) Firewall
12 7 (22.58%) SLA
12 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
12 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (19.35%) Google
13 6 (19.35%) Qualys
13 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration

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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) GCP
1 6 (19.35%) PaaS
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
1 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (25.81%) Legal
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Site Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Continuity Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 19 (61.29%) Business Continuity
3 17 (54.84%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (45.16%) BCP
5 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
6 10 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity Management
7 9 (29.03%) Creative Thinking
7 9 (29.03%) Data Privacy
7 9 (29.03%) Time Management
8 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
9 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (19.35%) OWASP
9 6 (19.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 6 (19.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) CISM
2 13 (41.94%) CISSP
3 9 (29.03%) DBS Check
3 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) CEH
4 5 (16.13%) OSCP
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) CISA
6 2 (6.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (90.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
3 9 (29.03%) ISO 31000
3 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 9 (29.03%) NIST
4 8 (25.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (22.58%) SLA
6 6 (19.35%) NCSC
7 5 (16.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (16.13%) GDPR
8 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
9 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
9 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
1 6 (19.35%) Kubernetes
1 6 (19.35%) Terraform
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Google
1 6 (19.35%) Qualys
2 1 (3.23%) Sage