The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27002 over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27002
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 763 851
Rank change year-on-year +8 +88  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 103 155 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 1.20% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 84 128 100
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £85,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £63,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  

ISO/IEC 27002 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10038 12957 13717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.81% 13.00% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7731 10328 10752
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,875 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88%  

ISO/IEC 27002
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO/IEC 27002 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27002 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27002 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27002 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 103 £60,000 -7.69% 7
London +77 50 £70,000 -8.19% 4
South East +42 19 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East of England -2 12 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +53 10 £60,000 -33.33%
North West -31 9 £55,000 +29.41%
North East - 6 £45,000 -
Durham - 6 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +26 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Luton +19 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £55,000 +32.53%
Manchester -22 5 £55,000 +29.41%
West Midlands +21 4 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire +19 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham +13 4 £60,000 -36.00%
Hatfield +8 4 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Hertfordshire +4 4 £75,000 +76.47% 1
South West -12 4 £60,000 -7.69%
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +32 3 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +16 3 £60,000 -
Southampton +11 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Staines +7 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £65,000 -
Oxford - 3 £60,000 -
Bath - 3 £60,000 -
Guildford - 3 £60,000 -
Somerset - 3 £60,000 -
Coventry - 3 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 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/IEC 27002.

1 178 (89.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 140 (70.00%) Information Security
3 118 (59.00%) CISSP
4 92 (46.00%) CISM
5 78 (39.00%) PCI DSS
6 72 (36.00%) Data Protection
7 71 (35.50%) Firewall
8 70 (35.00%) Finance
9 67 (33.50%) Cybersecurity
10 66 (33.00%) Degree
11 63 (31.50%) ITIL
12 61 (30.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 58 (29.00%) Windows
14 56 (28.00%) Security Operations
15 54 (27.00%) CISA
16 53 (26.50%) Security Architecture
17 50 (25.00%) Management Information System
18 48 (24.00%) SIEM
19 47 (23.50%) Risk Management
20 46 (23.00%) COBIT
20 46 (23.00%) Data Protection Act
21 45 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
22 43 (21.50%) TCP/IP
23 41 (20.50%) Linux
23 41 (20.50%) Network Security
24 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
25 33 (16.50%) Cisco
26 31 (15.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
26 31 (15.50%) Security Management
27 30 (15.00%) Computer Science

ISO/IEC 27002
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 17 (8.50%) Apache
1 17 (8.50%) IIS
1 17 (8.50%) Tomcat
1 17 (8.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 9 (4.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (3.00%) SaaS
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (35.50%) Firewall
2 43 (21.50%) TCP/IP
3 41 (20.50%) Network Security
4 24 (12.00%) SSL
5 23 (11.50%) Internet
5 23 (11.50%) LAN
6 22 (11.00%) DNS
6 22 (11.00%) SMTP
6 22 (11.00%) WAN
7 17 (8.50%) BGP
7 17 (8.50%) BIG-IP
7 17 (8.50%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (8.50%) DMVPN
7 17 (8.50%) NX-OS
7 17 (8.50%) OSPF
7 17 (8.50%) VLAN
7 17 (8.50%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (5.50%) HTTP
8 11 (5.50%) VPN
9 10 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Legal
3 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.00%) Marketing
5 6 (3.00%) Banking
5 6 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.00%) Advertising
7 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Local Government
8 2 (1.00%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (20.00%) Analyst
1 40 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 38 (19.00%) IT Manager
3 34 (17.00%) Consultant
4 32 (16.00%) Security Engineer
5 29 (14.50%) Security Manager
6 28 (14.00%) Security Consultant
7 22 (11.00%) Risk Manager
8 21 (10.50%) IT Risk Manager
9 20 (10.00%) Information Analyst
9 20 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
10 17 (8.50%) Governance Manager
10 17 (8.50%) IT Security Manager
10 17 (8.50%) Network Engineer
10 17 (8.50%) Network Security Engineer
10 17 (8.50%) Security Specialist
11 16 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
11 16 (8.00%) Information Specialist
12 14 (7.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 14 (7.00%) IT Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) boto
1 9 (4.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.50%) OAuth
2 1 (0.50%) OpenID
2 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 46 (23.00%) Data Protection Act
3 30 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 19 (9.50%) CESG
5 17 (8.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.00%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.50%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.00%) Life Science
9 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.50%) Fintech
10 3 (1.50%) SCADA
11 2 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (1.00%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (1.00%) PKI
11 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.00%) Windows
2 41 (20.50%) Linux
3 29 (14.50%) Windows Server
4 24 (12.00%) Unix
5 22 (11.00%) Apple iOS
6 21 (10.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (70.00%) Information Security
2 72 (36.00%) Data Protection
3 67 (33.50%) Cybersecurity
4 63 (31.50%) ITIL
5 61 (30.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 56 (28.00%) Security Operations
7 53 (26.50%) Security Architecture
8 48 (24.00%) SIEM
9 47 (23.50%) Risk Management
10 45 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
11 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (15.50%) Security Management
13 30 (15.00%) Data Loss Prevention
14 27 (13.50%) Mentoring
14 27 (13.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 21 (10.50%) DRM
15 21 (10.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 20 (10.00%) Business Continuity
16 20 (10.00%) Internal Audit
17 19 (9.50%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.50%) Perl
1 11 (5.50%) Python
1 11 (5.50%) Ruby
2 9 (4.50%) PHP
3 1 (0.50%) C#
3 1 (0.50%) C++
3 1 (0.50%) Java
3 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (59.00%) CISSP
2 92 (46.00%) CISM
3 66 (33.00%) Degree
4 54 (27.00%) CISA
5 17 (8.50%) CISMP
6 13 (6.50%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.00%) CRISC
7 10 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (4.50%) GSLC
8 9 (4.50%) SANS
9 8 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
9 8 (4.00%) GIAC
10 7 (3.50%) CCNP
10 7 (3.50%) SSCP
11 6 (3.00%) CCDP
11 6 (3.00%) CCIE
11 6 (3.00%) GCIA
11 6 (3.00%) GCIH
11 6 (3.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (89.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (39.00%) PCI DSS
3 46 (23.00%) COBIT
4 31 (15.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (8.50%) SSAE 16
6 10 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (4.50%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (3.50%) GPG13
8 7 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (3.00%) ISO 31000
10 5 (2.50%) COSO
10 5 (2.50%) SAS 70
11 4 (2.00%) GDPR
12 3 (1.50%) BS25999
13 2 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (1.00%) HIPAA
13 2 (1.00%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.00%) ProxySG
3 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (6.00%) Nessus
2 10 (5.00%) QRadar
3 9 (4.50%) Ansible
3 9 (4.50%) Puppet
4 6 (3.00%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.00%) WSUS
6 1 (0.50%) Kibana
6 1 (0.50%) logstash
6 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (16.50%) Cisco
2 24 (12.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (10.50%) Apple
4 19 (9.50%) F5
5 17 (8.50%) Sun
6 14 (7.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (6.50%) Blue Coat
8 10 (5.00%) BeyondTrust
9 9 (4.50%) Oracle
9 9 (4.50%) Qualys
10 7 (3.50%) Forcepoint
11 6 (3.00%) Sourcefire
11 6 (3.00%) Splunk
11 6 (3.00%) VMware
12 5 (2.50%) Computacenter
13 3 (1.50%) SAP
13 3 (1.50%) Symantec
14 2 (1.00%) Avaya
14 2 (1.00%) Juniper
14 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £110,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago