Period
to 2 December 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 December 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 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 625 841 849
Rank change year-on-year +216 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 96 211 299
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.45% 1.23% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 101 162 235
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,325 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -6.25%

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 6,598 17,207 21,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.73% 12.82% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,145 13,090 16,138
Median annual salary £53,506 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.01% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

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 December 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 2 December 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 +224 90 £65,000 +8.33% 7
UK excluding London +158 61 £55,000 -8.33% 5
London +231 36 £70,000 +3.70% 2
South East +144 24 £85,000 +41.67% 2
North of England +145 20 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Work from Home 0 19 £67,500 - 1
Yorkshire +97 14 £33,750 -32.50%
Midlands +100 8 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands +76 8 £52,500 - 1
North West +101 4 £65,000 -3.70%
South West +99 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £55,000 -
Scotland +62 2 £49,000 -34.67%
North East +20 2 £52,850 +31.30% 1

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 94 (97.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (62.50%) Information Security
3 43 (44.79%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (33.33%) CISSP
5 28 (29.17%) GDPR
6 27 (28.13%) Management Information System
7 26 (27.08%) NIST
8 25 (26.04%) Security Architecture
9 23 (23.96%) Azure
9 23 (23.96%) Cyber Essentials
9 23 (23.96%) Cyberthreat
9 23 (23.96%) CISM
10 22 (22.92%) Risk Management
11 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
12 20 (20.83%) Data Protection
12 20 (20.83%) Finance
13 19 (19.79%) SC Cleared
14 18 (18.75%) Cyberattack
14 18 (18.75%) Security Operations
14 18 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
14 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.71%) ITIL
15 17 (17.71%) PCI DSS
16 16 (16.67%) SIEM
16 16 (16.67%) Office 365
16 16 (16.67%) TOGAF
16 16 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
17 15 (15.63%) ISMS
17 15 (15.63%) Data Security
17 15 (15.63%) Security Management

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 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.96%) Azure
2 16 (16.67%) Office 365
3 14 (14.58%) AWS
4 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.17%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.08%) GCP
6 2 (2.08%) IaaS
6 2 (2.08%) PaaS
6 2 (2.08%) SaaS
7 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) MySQL
1 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) GitLab
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Public Sector
3 9 (9.38%) Legal
4 7 (7.29%) Banking
5 5 (5.21%) Electronics
5 5 (5.21%) Law
5 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) Marketing
5 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Consultant
2 16 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 14 (14.58%) Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Information Security Consultant
3 14 (14.58%) Security Manager
4 13 (13.54%) Security Specialist
5 11 (11.46%) Information Security Specialist
5 11 (11.46%) Information Specialist
6 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 10 (10.42%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.38%) Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Security Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Information Officer
8 8 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
8 8 (8.33%) Security Officer
9 6 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) CISSP Manager
11 4 (4.17%) DevSecOps Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Information Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (2.08%) OAuth
1 2 (2.08%) OpenID
2 1 (1.04%) LAMP
2 1 (1.04%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.04%) Node.js
2 1 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 23 (23.96%) Cyberthreat
3 18 (18.75%) Cyberattack
3 18 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (14.58%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (10.42%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) BYOD
7 1 (1.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Information Security
2 43 (44.79%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (26.04%) Security Architecture
4 22 (22.92%) Risk Management
5 20 (20.83%) Data Protection
6 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.75%) Security Operations
7 17 (17.71%) ITIL
8 16 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (16.67%) SIEM
8 16 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 15 (15.63%) Data Security
9 15 (15.63%) ISMS
9 15 (15.63%) Security Management
10 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
11 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.46%) Information Security Management
13 10 (10.42%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) Python
2 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.21%) Ruby
4 4 (4.17%) Java
4 4 (4.17%) Perl
5 2 (2.08%) R
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (33.33%) CISSP
2 23 (23.96%) CISM
3 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 19 (19.79%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.42%) CISA
5 10 (10.42%) CRISC
5 10 (10.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (6.25%) CEH
6 6 (6.25%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.21%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (5.21%) GIAC
8 3 (3.13%) CCSP
9 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.04%) CISMP
10 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (97.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (29.17%) GDPR
3 26 (27.08%) NIST
4 23 (23.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (17.71%) PCI DSS
6 9 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (8.33%) GAMP
7 8 (8.33%) HIPAA
7 8 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (5.21%) NCSC
9 3 (3.13%) NIST 800
10 2 (2.08%) COBIT
10 2 (2.08%) ISO 22301
10 2 (2.08%) JSP 440
11 1 (1.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Docker
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Ansible
2 5 (5.21%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.17%) Terraform
4 1 (1.04%) CASB
4 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (2.08%) Apple
3 2 (2.08%) Google
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) Thycotic
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco
4 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.04%) VMware