Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 858 882 935
Rank change year-on-year +24 +53 -41
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 121 229 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.84% 1.10% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 86 185 222
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,250 £36,750 £38,775
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £82,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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 14,383 20,731 22,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.28% 14.00% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,041 15,053 17,581
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +6.06%

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) within the UK over the 6 months to 2 April 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 +27 115 £60,000 +9.09% 16
UK excluding London +33 104 £60,000 +9.09% 14
South East +59 48 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands +46 19 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Midlands +40 19 £52,500 -12.50% 1
London +77 15 £77,500 +29.17% 3
North of England +61 14 £62,500 +19.05% 4
North West +30 11 £63,750 +21.43% 2
South West +27 11 £42,500 -5.56% 2
East of England +46 8 £55,000 -26.67% 3
Scotland +43 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +46 3 £52,500 - 2
Work from Home +12 3 £62,500 +4.17% 1

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

1 112 (92.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 98 (80.99%) Information Security
3 57 (47.11%) CISSP
4 44 (36.36%) ITIL
5 41 (33.88%) Security Management
6 40 (33.06%) PCI DSS
7 39 (32.23%) Management Information System
8 31 (25.62%) GDPR
9 30 (24.79%) Finance
10 29 (23.97%) Risk Management
10 29 (23.97%) NIST
11 28 (23.14%) Information Security Management
11 28 (23.14%) CISA
11 28 (23.14%) CISM
12 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (20.66%) TOGAF
14 24 (19.83%) Data Protection
14 24 (19.83%) Public Sector
15 23 (19.01%) Cybersecurity
16 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
16 22 (18.18%) Degree
17 21 (17.36%) Security Architecture
18 19 (15.70%) Systems Analysis
18 19 (15.70%) BPMN
18 19 (15.70%) ISMS
19 18 (14.88%) PRINCE2
19 18 (14.88%) Security Operations
20 17 (14.05%) Project Management
20 17 (14.05%) MODAF
20 17 (14.05%) Azure

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
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 (1.65%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Azure
2 13 (10.74%) AWS
3 9 (7.44%) Office 365
4 8 (6.61%) SaaS
5 6 (4.96%) IaaS
6 5 (4.13%) PaaS
7 4 (3.31%) GCP
8 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.83%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) Firewall
2 11 (9.09%) LAN
2 11 (9.09%) WAN
3 8 (6.61%) Network Security
4 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.13%) VPN
5 2 (1.65%) DNS
5 2 (1.65%) Internet
5 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.65%) Skype
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.83%) IPsec
6 1 (0.83%) NAS
6 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.83%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) VLAN
6 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
General
1 30 (24.79%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Public Sector
3 14 (11.57%) Legal
4 11 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Banking
7 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.65%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (21.49%) Analyst
2 23 (19.01%) Security Analyst
3 20 (16.53%) Security Manager
4 18 (14.88%) Consultant
5 17 (14.05%) Architect
6 16 (13.22%) Information Analyst
6 16 (13.22%) Information Security Analyst
7 15 (12.40%) Information Security Manager
8 12 (9.92%) Information Manager
8 12 (9.92%) Security Specialist
9 11 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
9 11 (9.09%) Information Specialist
10 10 (8.26%) Security Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) Operations Manager
11 9 (7.44%) Security Consultant
12 8 (6.61%) IT Manager
13 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Architect
13 7 (5.79%) Information Security Consultant
13 7 (5.79%) IT Security Manager
14 6 (4.96%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) OAuth
2 4 (3.31%) OpenID
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.23%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.31%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.31%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) PKI
6 2 (1.65%) BBC
6 2 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.65%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
7 1 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Equities
7 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (80.99%) Information Security
2 44 (36.36%) ITIL
3 41 (33.88%) Security Management
4 29 (23.97%) Risk Management
5 28 (23.14%) Information Security Management
6 27 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (20.66%) TOGAF
8 24 (19.83%) Data Protection
9 23 (19.01%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (17.36%) Security Architecture
11 19 (15.70%) BPMN
11 19 (15.70%) ISMS
11 19 (15.70%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (14.88%) PRINCE2
12 18 (14.88%) Security Operations
13 17 (14.05%) MODAF
13 17 (14.05%) Project Management
14 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
14 15 (12.40%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (12.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.65%) Python
2 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.83%) R
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (47.11%) CISSP
2 28 (23.14%) CISA
2 28 (23.14%) CISM
3 22 (18.18%) Degree
3 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.09%) CEH
5 9 (7.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 9 (7.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 8 (6.61%) CRISC
7 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.48%) APMP
9 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.48%) GIAC
9 3 (2.48%) PCI QSA
10 2 (1.65%) CISMP
10 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.83%) CCNA
11 1 (0.83%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (92.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (33.06%) PCI DSS
3 31 (25.62%) GDPR
4 29 (23.97%) NIST
5 15 (12.40%) COBIT
6 14 (11.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (4.96%) NIST 800
8 5 (4.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.65%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (1.65%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.65%) SLA
9 2 (1.65%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.83%) BS7799
10 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.83%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.83%) NCSC
10 1 (0.83%) QA
10 1 (0.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (5.79%) Apple
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) Google
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Capita
5 2 (1.65%) Darktrace
5 2 (1.65%) VMware