Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 804 917 1020
Rank change year-on-year +113 +103 +108
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 34 68 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.060% 0.074%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 77
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £46,407
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +29.29% -19.29%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £79,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.38% +30.56% -8.63%

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 10,183 14,050 20,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.26% 12.34% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7,119 10,931 15,430
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,625
25th Percentile £40,977 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 12 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 13 April 2021. 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 +81 31 £59,750 -0.42% 9
UK excluding London +85 20 £55,000 -6.38% 5
London +96 11 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Midlands +44 9 £49,500 +23.75% 1
West Midlands +27 6 £49,000 +22.50%
Work from Home -114 6 £69,000 +2.22% 3
South East +64 5 £67,500 +12.50%
East Midlands +23 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
South West +21 3 £41,500 -33.60% 2
North of England +43 2 £63,500 +111.67% 2
Yorkshire +4 2 £63,500 +111.67% 1
East of England +57 1 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 29 (85.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (67.65%) Information Security
3 13 (38.24%) GDPR
4 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
5 11 (32.35%) Data Protection
5 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
6 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (29.41%) Google
6 10 (29.41%) GCP
7 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (23.53%) Identity Management
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 8 (23.53%) BCP
8 8 (23.53%) GRC
9 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (20.59%) Service Management
9 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (17.65%) COBIT
10 6 (17.65%) SIEM
10 6 (17.65%) DevOps
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) Critical Thinking
10 6 (17.65%) Public Sector
10 6 (17.65%) SOC 2
10 6 (17.65%) IT Strategy
11 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
11 5 (14.71%) Terraform

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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) GCP
2 5 (14.71%) Azure
3 4 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.94%) AWS
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Public Sector
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Applications Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Site Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Head of Information
3 3 (8.82%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Auditor
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Head of Security
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
2 11 (32.35%) Data Protection
3 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) BCP
5 8 (23.53%) Identity Management
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (20.59%) Service Management
6 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (17.65%) Critical Thinking
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
7 6 (17.65%) IT Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) SIEM
8 5 (14.71%) Data Security
8 5 (14.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
4 2 (5.88%) CEH
4 2 (5.88%) OSCP
4 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (2.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.94%) CCSA
5 1 (2.94%) CISA
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CISMP
5 1 (2.94%) CRISC
5 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.94%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (2.94%) ECSA
5 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (85.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (38.24%) GDPR
3 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 8 (23.53%) GRC
5 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (17.65%) COBIT
6 6 (17.65%) SOC 2
7 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
8 4 (11.76%) BS25999
8 4 (11.76%) ISO 31000
9 3 (8.82%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (8.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (8.82%) SLA
10 2 (5.88%) ISO 14001
10 2 (5.88%) NIST
10 2 (5.88%) QA
11 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
11 1 (2.94%) NCSC
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Terraform
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Qualys
2 2 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft