Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 22301
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1081 1076 1191
Rank change year-on-year -5 +115 +79
Permanent jobs citing ISO 22301 111 137 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.074% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.49% 0.58% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89 115 81
UK median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +36.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £41,947 £26,400
90th Percentile £75,700 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.42% +41.18% +10.68%

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 22784 23724 27819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.68% 12.83% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17232 18790 22061
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +13 110 £58,000 -5.69% 9
UK excluding London -9 78 £53,750 -10.42% 10
London -14 32 £60,000 -
North of England 0 29 £50,000 -20.00% 4
South East +26 20 £58,000 +10.48% 3
North West +2 16 £50,000 - 4
South West +9 12 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Yorkshire -5 10 £42,500 -32.00%
Midlands +14 9 £50,000 -23.08%
East of England +6 7 £73,500 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands +6 4 £62,500 -3.85%
North East - 3 £36,000 -
Scotland -24 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 95 (85.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (63.06%) Information Security
3 48 (43.24%) CISM
3 48 (43.24%) PCI DSS
4 47 (42.34%) CISSP
5 34 (30.63%) Data Protection
6 31 (27.93%) Cybersecurity
7 30 (27.03%) ITIL
8 28 (25.23%) Data Centre
9 27 (24.32%) Risk Management
9 27 (24.32%) GDPR
10 26 (23.42%) Cyber Essentials
10 26 (23.42%) Business Continuity
10 26 (23.42%) CISA
11 22 (19.82%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (18.02%) Legal
13 19 (17.12%) Windows
14 18 (16.22%) ISMS
14 18 (16.22%) SIEM
15 17 (15.32%) Security Management
15 17 (15.32%) Project Management
16 16 (14.41%) Management Information System
16 16 (14.41%) ISO 14001
17 15 (13.51%) Finance
17 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (12.61%) COBIT
18 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
19 13 (11.71%) Law
19 13 (11.71%) Telecoms
19 13 (11.71%) Risk Assessment

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 3 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) SaaS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.80%) IaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) Network Security
2 8 (7.21%) Internet
3 7 (6.31%) Firewall
4 5 (4.50%) SAN
5 4 (3.60%) NAS
6 3 (2.70%) BGP
6 3 (2.70%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) SNMP
6 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.70%) VLAN
7 2 (1.80%) SMS
8 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (18.02%) Legal
2 15 (13.51%) Finance
3 13 (11.71%) Law
3 13 (11.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Marketing
4 6 (5.41%) Retail
5 4 (3.60%) Games
6 3 (2.70%) Advertising
7 2 (1.80%) Billing
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (34.23%) Security Manager
2 19 (17.12%) Information Manager
3 18 (16.22%) Information Security Manager
4 15 (13.51%) Consultant
5 14 (12.61%) Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Security Consultant
7 11 (9.91%) IT Manager
7 11 (9.91%) Security Analyst
8 10 (9.01%) IT Security Manager
9 9 (8.11%) Information Analyst
9 9 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (7.21%) CISSP Manager
10 8 (7.21%) Information Assurance Manager
10 8 (7.21%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (7.21%) Security Specialist
11 7 (6.31%) Cybersecurity Specialist
11 7 (6.31%) Information Officer
11 7 (6.31%) Information Security Officer
11 7 (6.31%) Security Officer
12 6 (5.41%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) Data Centre
2 16 (14.41%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.21%) CCTV
4 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.50%) Cybercrime
7 4 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.70%) Clustering
8 3 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.12%) Windows
2 11 (9.91%) Linux
2 11 (9.91%) Unix
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.41%) Android
4 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.06%) Information Security
2 34 (30.63%) Data Protection
3 31 (27.93%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (27.03%) ITIL
5 27 (24.32%) Risk Management
6 26 (23.42%) Business Continuity
7 22 (19.82%) Penetration Testing
8 18 (16.22%) ISMS
8 18 (16.22%) SIEM
9 17 (15.32%) Project Management
9 17 (15.32%) Security Management
10 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (11.71%) Information Assurance
11 13 (11.71%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (9.91%) Coaching
14 10 (9.01%) Information Security Governance
14 10 (9.01%) Information Security Management
15 9 (8.11%) Data Security
15 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) SQL
2 3 (2.70%) Java
2 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (43.24%) CISM
2 47 (42.34%) CISSP
3 26 (23.42%) CISA
4 10 (9.01%) CRISC
4 10 (9.01%) Degree
5 8 (7.21%) CISMP
6 7 (6.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 6 (5.41%) HNC
7 6 (5.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 6 (5.41%) SANS
8 4 (3.60%) CGEIT
8 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) ISEB
9 2 (1.80%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.90%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (85.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (43.24%) PCI DSS
3 27 (24.32%) GDPR
4 26 (23.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 16 (14.41%) ISO 14001
6 14 (12.61%) COBIT
7 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 11 (9.91%) ISO 31000
9 9 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 7 (6.31%) ISO 9001
10 7 (6.31%) QA
11 6 (5.41%) ISO 9000
12 5 (4.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (3.60%) SLA
14 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.90%) BS25999
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (2.70%) Opsview
2 3 (2.70%) vMotion
2 3 (2.70%) WMI
2 3 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) LogRhythm
2 8 (7.21%) Splunk
3 7 (6.31%) VMware
4 3 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (2.70%) CA
4 3 (2.70%) Cisco
4 3 (2.70%) Juniper
5 2 (1.80%) BT
6 1 (0.90%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Mitel
6 1 (0.90%) Tripwire