Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 740 867 929
Rank change year-on-year +127 +62 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 77 243 274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.85% 1.22% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 200 197
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £45,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £88,250 £79,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +13.73% -15.00%

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 9,070 19,853 22,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.19% 13.62% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,886 14,595 17,498
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,125
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% - +8.43%

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 16 July 2020.

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

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
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/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 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 +118 72 £61,250 -2.00% 10
UK excluding London +118 50 £60,000 +3.45% 10
London +171 25 £65,000 -3.70%
South East +103 20 £55,500 -7.50% 3
North of England +147 13 £62,500 +13.64% 3
North West +108 10 £62,500 -7.41%
Midlands +99 10 £60,000 +3.45% 3
West Midlands +88 10 £60,000 +3.45% 3
South West +83 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Scotland - 3 - -
North East +26 2 £52,850 +38.17% 3
Work from Home - 2 £62,500 - 1
Yorkshire +102 1 £47,500 -
East of England +47 1 £55,000 -26.67%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 74 (96.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (62.34%) Information Security
3 38 (49.35%) CISSP
4 30 (38.96%) NIST
5 27 (35.06%) Finance
6 25 (32.47%) Management Information System
7 24 (31.17%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 21 (27.27%) Risk Management
9 21 (27.27%) Azure
10 20 (25.97%) AWS
11 19 (24.68%) CISM
12 18 (23.38%) Security Management
12 18 (23.38%) Security Operations
13 17 (22.08%) Security Architecture
13 17 (22.08%) ITIL
14 16 (20.78%) CISA
15 15 (19.48%) ISMS
15 15 (19.48%) TOGAF
15 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
16 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (15.58%) Information Security Management
17 12 (15.58%) NIST 800
18 11 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
18 11 (14.29%) Public Sector
18 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
18 11 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
19 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 10 (12.99%) SaaS
19 10 (12.99%) GDPR

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.27%) Azure
2 20 (25.97%) AWS
3 10 (12.99%) SaaS
4 9 (11.69%) IaaS
4 9 (11.69%) Office 365
4 9 (11.69%) PaaS
5 8 (10.39%) GCP
6 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) Network Security
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.19%) VPN
4 3 (3.90%) LAN
4 3 (3.90%) WAN
5 2 (2.60%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.30%) HTTP
6 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.30%) IPsec
6 1 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 9 (11.69%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Legal
4 6 (7.79%) Law
5 3 (3.90%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
7 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Security Manager
2 13 (16.88%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Security Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Security Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) AWS Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Azure Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 8 (10.39%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Information Officer
5 8 (10.39%) Information Security Officer
5 8 (10.39%) Security Officer
5 8 (10.39%) Security Specialist
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 7 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
6 7 (9.09%) Information Specialist
7 5 (6.49%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) OAuth
2 8 (10.39%) OpenID
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.69%) Public Cloud
3 8 (10.39%) Cloud Native
3 8 (10.39%) Private Cloud
4 5 (6.49%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.90%) Cyberattack
6 3 (3.90%) PKI
7 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) BBC
8 1 (1.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) AIX
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Information Security
2 24 (31.17%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 18 (23.38%) Security Management
4 18 (23.38%) Security Operations
5 17 (22.08%) ITIL
5 17 (22.08%) Security Architecture
6 15 (19.48%) ISMS
6 15 (19.48%) TOGAF
7 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.58%) Information Security Management
9 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (11.69%) Data Protection
10 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (11.69%) SOA
11 8 (10.39%) DevOps
11 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (9.09%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 38 (49.35%) CISSP
2 19 (24.68%) CISM
3 16 (20.78%) CISA
4 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
5 11 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
7 7 (9.09%) CRISC
7 7 (9.09%) PCI QSA
8 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
9 5 (6.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (6.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 3 (3.90%) CCSP
11 2 (2.60%) APMP
11 2 (2.60%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (2.60%) CISMP
11 2 (2.60%) CLAS
11 2 (2.60%) Degree
11 2 (2.60%) SSCP
12 1 (1.30%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (96.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (38.96%) NIST
3 22 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 12 (15.58%) NIST 800
5 10 (12.99%) GDPR
5 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (10.39%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (6.49%) COBIT
8 4 (5.19%) JSP 440
9 2 (2.60%) HIPAA
9 2 (2.60%) ISO 22301
9 2 (2.60%) QA
9 2 (2.60%) RMADS
10 1 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (1.30%) GAMP
10 1 (1.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Google
2 2 (2.60%) Apple
2 2 (2.60%) Capita
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
3 1 (1.30%) Darktrace
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) VMware