Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1072 1072 1172
Rank change year-on-year 0 +100 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 111 184 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.093% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.51% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 151 120
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +37.57% +11.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,700 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +44.44% +3.45%

ISO 22301 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21555 26127 28080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.19% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16117 20724 22058
UK median annual salary £48,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -13 108 £60,000 -7.69% 5
UK excluding London -60 60 £50,000 -23.08% 5
London +74 49 £60,000 -20.00%
South East +25 21 £62,000 -0.80% 2
North of England -15 21 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West -30 14 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South West -9 9 £40,000 -38.46%
Midlands +8 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East Midlands +24 5 £52,500 +23.53%
Yorkshire -5 4 £53,750 -17.31% 1
North East - 3 £36,000 -
East of England -2 2 £35,000 -34.88%
Scotland +8 1 - -
West Midlands -11 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 91 (81.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (63.96%) Information Security
3 44 (39.64%) CISM
4 43 (38.74%) CISSP
5 33 (29.73%) Business Continuity
6 32 (28.83%) PCI DSS
7 31 (27.93%) Cybersecurity
7 31 (27.93%) ITIL
8 29 (26.13%) Finance
9 28 (25.23%) CISA
10 26 (23.42%) Cyber Essentials
11 25 (22.52%) Risk Management
12 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
13 20 (18.02%) Legal
13 20 (18.02%) Data Protection
13 20 (18.02%) GDPR
14 19 (17.12%) ISO 9001
15 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (14.41%) Telecoms
16 16 (14.41%) Law
16 16 (14.41%) Management Information System
16 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
16 16 (14.41%) CRISC
17 15 (13.51%) Security Architecture
17 15 (13.51%) Project Management
17 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
18 14 (12.61%) Security Operations
18 14 (12.61%) ISO 14001
18 14 (12.61%) Firewall
18 14 (12.61%) Windows

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 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.70%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.61%) Firewall
2 9 (8.11%) Internet
2 9 (8.11%) Network Security
2 9 (8.11%) SAN
3 7 (6.31%) SNMP
4 4 (3.60%) DNS
4 4 (3.60%) LAN
4 4 (3.60%) NAS
4 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.60%) WAN
4 4 (3.60%) Wireless
4 4 (3.60%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.70%) BGP
5 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.70%) VLAN
6 2 (1.80%) IPsec
6 2 (1.80%) SMS
6 2 (1.80%) SSL
7 1 (0.90%) DHCP
7 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (3.60%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) GIS
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Legal
3 16 (14.41%) Law
3 16 (14.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Marketing
5 4 (3.60%) Advertising
5 4 (3.60%) Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Billing
6 3 (2.70%) Games
6 3 (2.70%) Retail
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Security Manager
2 18 (16.22%) Analyst
3 16 (14.41%) Information Security Manager
4 15 (13.51%) Consultant
5 14 (12.61%) Security Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Information Manager
6 11 (9.91%) Security Consultant
7 10 (9.01%) IT Manager
7 10 (9.01%) IT Security Manager
8 9 (8.11%) Senior Manager
9 8 (7.21%) Business Manager
9 8 (7.21%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 7 (6.31%) Business Continuity Manager
10 7 (6.31%) CISSP Manager
10 7 (6.31%) Information Assurance Manager
10 7 (6.31%) Security Assurance Manager
11 6 (5.41%) CISSP Consultant
11 6 (5.41%) Governance Manager
11 6 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) CGI
1 4 (3.60%) XML
2 3 (2.70%) Java SE
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.11%) Internet of Things
5 6 (5.41%) CCTV
6 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.50%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.70%) CESG
7 3 (2.70%) Clustering
7 3 (2.70%) Cybercrime
7 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.70%) Replication
7 3 (2.70%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.80%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.80%) Fintech
8 2 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.80%) PKI
8 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.11%) Linux
4 7 (6.31%) Unix
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.41%) Android
5 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.60%) SUSE
7 4 (3.60%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Vista
7 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (63.96%) Information Security
2 33 (29.73%) Business Continuity
3 31 (27.93%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (27.93%) ITIL
4 25 (22.52%) Risk Management
5 20 (18.02%) Data Protection
6 17 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.51%) Project Management
8 15 (13.51%) Security Architecture
9 14 (12.61%) ISMS
9 14 (12.61%) Security Operations
10 13 (11.71%) Data Privacy
10 13 (11.71%) Security Management
10 13 (11.71%) SIEM
11 12 (10.81%) Data Security
11 12 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (10.81%) Service Management
12 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 7 (6.31%) Java
3 6 (5.41%) C
4 4 (3.60%) Python
5 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (39.64%) CISM
2 43 (38.74%) CISSP
3 28 (25.23%) CISA
4 16 (14.41%) CRISC
5 14 (12.61%) Degree
6 11 (9.91%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 9 (8.11%) CISMP
7 9 (8.11%) SANS
8 7 (6.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 5 (4.50%) HNC
10 3 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.80%) PgMP
11 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.80%) PMP
11 2 (1.80%) QiCA
12 1 (0.90%) MCITP
12 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (81.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (28.83%) PCI DSS
3 26 (23.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 20 (18.02%) GDPR
5 19 (17.12%) ISO 9001
6 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 14 (12.61%) ISO 14001
8 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 9 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 8 (7.21%) ISO 31000
11 8 (7.21%) SLA
12 6 (5.41%) BS25999
12 6 (5.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (4.50%) ISO 9000
13 5 (4.50%) QA
14 4 (3.60%) COBIT
15 2 (1.80%) FIPS 140-2
16 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (3.60%) WSUS
2 3 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (2.70%) Opsview
2 3 (2.70%) vMotion
2 3 (2.70%) WMI
3 2 (1.80%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) VMware
3 7 (6.31%) Cisco
3 7 (6.31%) HP
4 4 (3.60%) Sophos
4 4 (3.60%) Symantec
5 3 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (2.70%) Juniper
6 2 (1.80%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.80%) BMC
6 2 (1.80%) BT
6 2 (1.80%) Remedy
6 2 (1.80%) Splunk
7 1 (0.90%) Citrix
7 1 (0.90%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Lotus
7 1 (0.90%) Mitel
7 1 (0.90%) NetApp
7 1 (0.90%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (0.90%) Tripwire