Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 731 933 1054
Rank change year-on-year +202 +121 +52
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 27 95 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.076% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.60% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 74 77
Median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £47,500 £33,625 £39,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,850 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +20.00% -9.09%

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 7,657 15,798 21,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.99% 12.56% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,671 12,291 15,655
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £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 23 January 2021.

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 23 January 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 +221 27 £67,500 +12.50% 9
UK excluding London +159 20 £67,500 +12.50% 8
South East +138 10 £67,500 +12.50% 3
London +181 7 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Midlands +69 7 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands +71 5 £55,000 +57.14%
South West +72 2 £50,000 +16.96% 1
West Midlands +58 2 £87,500 +118.75%
North of England +69 1 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Yorkshire +49 1 £65,000 +8.33% 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 24 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (59.26%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) BCP
4 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
5 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (33.33%) Ansible
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) GCP
5 9 (33.33%) Terraform
5 9 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) Python
5 9 (33.33%) Google
6 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
6 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
6 8 (29.63%) SLA
6 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) SaaS
7 7 (25.93%) PaaS
7 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
7 7 (25.93%) YAML
7 7 (25.93%) OWASP
7 7 (25.93%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (25.93%) IT Strategy
7 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
7 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL

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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) GCP
2 7 (25.93%) PaaS
2 7 (25.93%) SaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
1 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Site Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) IT Director
6 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Service Continuity Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) BCP
3 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
4 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
4 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.93%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (25.93%) IT Strategy
5 7 (25.93%) OWASP
5 7 (25.93%) Service-Level Objective
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 9 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (3.70%) CCSA
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) EC-Council LPT
3 1 (3.70%) ECSA
3 1 (3.70%) OSCP
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (29.63%) SLA
3 5 (18.52%) GDPR
3 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
4 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
6 1 (3.70%) NCSC
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Ansible
1 9 (33.33%) Terraform
2 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Google
2 7 (25.93%) Qualys
3 2 (7.41%) Sage
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft