Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 744 933 1084
Rank change year-on-year +189 +151 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 34 177 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.12% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 100 97
Median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £51,274
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -21.99% -13.10%
10th Percentile £45,125 £19,000 £33,560
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,275 £40,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +35.69% -19.19% -1.00%

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 7,561 18,955 22,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.17% 13.33% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,740 13,986 16,868
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,044 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 11 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 14 August 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 +187 34 £65,000 +62.50% 2
London +224 18 £67,500 +50.00%
UK excluding London +148 16 £54,275 +35.69% 2
South West +112 8 £65,000 +154.90% 1
North of England +109 4 £52,850 +92.18%
North East - 3 £52,850 -
South East +149 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Midlands +99 2 £85,000 +112.50%
West Midlands +72 2 £85,000 +112.50%
North West +117 1 £47,500 +26.67%
Work from Home +60 1 £47,500 -25.49%

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 27 (79.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (70.59%) Business Continuity
3 22 (64.71%) Information Security
4 19 (55.88%) CISSP
4 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
6 15 (44.12%) CISM
6 15 (44.12%) BCP
7 14 (41.18%) Degree
7 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
7 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity Management
8 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 12 (35.29%) Data Privacy
9 12 (35.29%) Cyber Essentials
9 12 (35.29%) NIST
10 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (32.35%) ISO 31000
10 11 (32.35%) Creative Thinking
10 11 (32.35%) DBS Check
10 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) Time Management
11 9 (26.47%) ISMS
11 9 (26.47%) Legal
11 9 (26.47%) Security Architecture
12 8 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 8 (23.53%) Firewall
13 7 (20.59%) CEH

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Legal
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Security Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Information Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Head of Security
3 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Head of Strategy
4 1 (2.94%) Head of Technical Operations
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Junior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Junior Security Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Security Specialist
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Business Continuity
2 22 (64.71%) Information Security
3 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
5 15 (44.12%) BCP
6 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity Management
7 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (35.29%) Data Privacy
9 11 (32.35%) Creative Thinking
9 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (32.35%) Time Management
10 9 (26.47%) ISMS
10 9 (26.47%) Security Architecture
11 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
13 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
14 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
14 4 (11.76%) Decision-Making
15 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) CISM
3 14 (41.18%) Degree
4 11 (32.35%) DBS Check
4 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) CEH
6 6 (17.65%) OSCP
6 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) CISA
8 4 (11.76%) CRISC
9 3 (8.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.94%) CIMA
10 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (79.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 12 (35.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (35.29%) NIST
4 11 (32.35%) ISO 31000
4 11 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 8 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (20.59%) NCSC
7 5 (14.71%) GDPR
8 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
9 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams