Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 847 951 958
Rank change year-on-year +104 +7 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 240 239 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% 1.08% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 193 179 219
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £43,300
90th Percentile £87,250 £80,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - -

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 19,903 22,196 20,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.88% 12.91% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14,506 17,052 16,026
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -3.53%

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

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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 +102 235 £60,000 - 2
UK excluding London +99 183 £58,000 +5.45% 2
South East +60 64 £60,000 +4.35%
East of England +106 37 £75,000 +15.38%
London +21 36 £67,500 +3.85%
North of England +53 33 £53,750 +4.88% 1
Midlands +39 28 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South West +15 22 £38,750 -8.82%
West Midlands +37 17 £58,000 +11.54%
North West +35 16 £66,250 +26.19%
Yorkshire -2 14 £48,750 -4.88% 1
East Midlands +22 12 £54,000 +27.06% 1
North East - 3 £38,250 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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).

1 203 (84.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 168 (70.00%) Information Security
3 105 (43.75%) PCI DSS
4 94 (39.17%) ITIL
4 94 (39.17%) CISSP
5 82 (34.17%) Management Information System
6 77 (32.08%) Finance
7 68 (28.33%) CISM
8 67 (27.92%) Cybersecurity
9 63 (26.25%) Degree
10 62 (25.83%) Risk Management
11 58 (24.17%) Data Protection
12 56 (23.33%) Security Management
12 56 (23.33%) Security Architecture
13 51 (21.25%) Security Cleared
14 50 (20.83%) Firewall
14 50 (20.83%) Project Management
14 50 (20.83%) GDPR
15 49 (20.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 47 (19.58%) Self-Motivation
17 46 (19.17%) Security Operations
17 46 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (18.75%) NIST
19 42 (17.50%) TOGAF
20 38 (15.83%) Penetration Testing
20 38 (15.83%) PRINCE2
21 37 (15.42%) ISMS
22 36 (15.00%) Network Security
22 36 (15.00%) Service Management
23 35 (14.58%) Systems Analysis

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 16 (6.67%) IIS
2 6 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.67%) Apache
4 3 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.00%) SaaS
4 10 (4.17%) Office 365
5 5 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.83%) Firewall
2 36 (15.00%) Network Security
3 23 (9.58%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.08%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (6.67%) LAN
5 16 (6.67%) WAN
6 13 (5.42%) Cisco Firepower
6 13 (5.42%) DNS
7 11 (4.58%) VPN
8 9 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (3.33%) SAN
10 7 (2.92%) DHCP
10 7 (2.92%) Internet
10 7 (2.92%) Wireless
11 6 (2.50%) ISDN
11 6 (2.50%) MPLS
11 6 (2.50%) NGN
11 6 (2.50%) PBX
11 6 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.25%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (0.42%) Burp Suite
General
1 77 (32.08%) Finance
2 21 (8.75%) Local Government
3 20 (8.33%) Banking
4 11 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.33%) Legal
6 6 (2.50%) Law
7 4 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) International Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (29.17%) Consultant
2 44 (18.33%) Security Consultant
3 42 (17.50%) Security Manager
4 34 (14.17%) Architect
5 31 (12.92%) Information Manager
6 30 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
7 28 (11.67%) Analyst
8 25 (10.42%) Security Analyst
9 22 (9.17%) Information Security Consultant
10 19 (7.92%) Information Analyst
10 19 (7.92%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (6.25%) Network Consultant
11 15 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
12 13 (5.42%) Firewall Consultant
13 12 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
13 12 (5.00%) Information Officer
13 12 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
13 12 (5.00%) Security Officer
14 11 (4.58%) Security Architect
14 11 (4.58%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.75%) Web Services
2 7 (2.92%) .NET
3 6 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.25%) OLE
5 2 (0.83%) LDAP
6 1 (0.42%) CGI
6 1 (0.42%) COM
6 1 (0.42%) HTML
6 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (34.17%) Management Information System
2 47 (19.58%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 18 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.08%) NHS
6 12 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
6 12 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (2.50%) CMDB
7 6 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.50%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.08%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.25%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.25%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (1.25%) Replication
11 2 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.75%) Windows
2 15 (6.25%) Linux
3 9 (3.75%) Unix
4 8 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (70.00%) Information Security
2 94 (39.17%) ITIL
3 67 (27.92%) Cybersecurity
4 62 (25.83%) Risk Management
5 58 (24.17%) Data Protection
6 56 (23.33%) Security Architecture
6 56 (23.33%) Security Management
7 50 (20.83%) Project Management
8 46 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (19.17%) Security Operations
9 42 (17.50%) TOGAF
10 38 (15.83%) Penetration Testing
10 38 (15.83%) PRINCE2
11 37 (15.42%) ISMS
12 36 (15.00%) Service Management
13 35 (14.58%) Systems Analysis
14 33 (13.75%) BPMN
14 33 (13.75%) Business Analysis
15 31 (12.92%) Information Security Management
16 30 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.58%) SQL
2 7 (2.92%) C#
3 2 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) C
4 1 (0.42%) C++
4 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.42%) Perl
4 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (39.17%) CISSP
2 68 (28.33%) CISM
3 63 (26.25%) Degree
4 51 (21.25%) Security Cleared
5 34 (14.17%) CISA
6 23 (9.58%) SC Cleared
7 19 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (4.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 10 (4.17%) CCNP
9 10 (4.17%) GIAC
10 9 (3.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (3.75%) CCNA
10 9 (3.75%) CEH
11 6 (2.50%) CRISC
11 6 (2.50%) GSLC
11 6 (2.50%) MCSE
11 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.08%) APMP
12 5 (2.08%) CISMP
13 4 (1.67%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (84.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 50 (20.83%) GDPR
4 49 (20.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 45 (18.75%) NIST
6 29 (12.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 22 (9.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 17 (7.08%) COBIT
9 11 (4.58%) ISO 22301
10 10 (4.17%) RMADS
11 8 (3.33%) SLA
12 7 (2.92%) HIPAA
13 5 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 5 (2.08%) ISO 9001
14 4 (1.67%) ITGC
15 3 (1.25%) Basel II
15 3 (1.25%) GAMP
15 3 (1.25%) MiFID
16 2 (0.83%) QA
16 2 (0.83%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 20 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.17%) Docker
3 7 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.50%) vSphere
4 6 (2.50%) XenApp
5 3 (1.25%) Snort
6 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (6.67%) CASB
1 16 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (5.42%) Stealthwatch
3 6 (2.50%) SCCM
3 6 (2.50%) WSUS
4 4 (1.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.67%) QRadar
5 1 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.42%) Nessus
5 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.42%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 30 (12.50%) Cisco
2 25 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.92%) McAfee
4 17 (7.08%) CheckPoint
5 16 (6.67%) Symantec
5 16 (6.67%) Trend Micro
6 14 (5.83%) Juniper
6 14 (5.83%) Palo Alto
7 8 (3.33%) VMware
8 6 (2.50%) Citrix
8 6 (2.50%) Dell
8 6 (2.50%) HP
8 6 (2.50%) Mitel
8 6 (2.50%) Siemens
8 6 (2.50%) Veeam
9 5 (2.08%) Google
10 4 (1.67%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.67%) Splunk
11 3 (1.25%) F5
11 3 (1.25%) Meraki