Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27005 over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27005
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1129 1118 1207
Rank change year-on-year -11 +89 +84
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 32 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 76 47
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,500 £50,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £74,125 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £53,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.21% -17.69% +30.00%

ISO/IEC 27005 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 21,639 21,694 24,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.13% 12.44% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16,430 16,088 19,586
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

ISO/IEC 27005
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 +2 27 £57,500 +4.55% 7
UK excluding London -24 18 £47,500 -11.21% 7
Midlands +31 14 £47,500 -31.16% 2
London +32 9 £63,750 -24.11% 1
West Midlands +30 8 - - 1
East Midlands - 6 £47,500 - 1
North West +10 3 £72,500 +45.00% 1
North of England -7 3 £72,500 +38.10% 1
South East -31 1 £70,000 +21.74% 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 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 27005.

1 27 (84.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (81.25%) Information Security
3 19 (59.38%) CISSP
4 17 (53.13%) Management Information System
5 13 (40.63%) GDPR
6 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 12 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (37.50%) CISM
6 12 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
7 11 (34.38%) Security Management
8 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) Compliance Audit
9 9 (28.13%) Information Security Management
10 8 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
11 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
12 6 (18.75%) Degree
12 6 (18.75%) DevOps
12 6 (18.75%) Data Privacy
12 6 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
12 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
12 6 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (15.63%) ISO 31000
13 5 (15.63%) CISA
13 5 (15.63%) ITIL
13 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
13 5 (15.63%) Smart Energy
13 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act

ISO/IEC 27005
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 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (12.50%) Legal
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Security Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Compliance Manager
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Risk Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Information Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
4 5 (15.63%) IT Risk Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Manager
5 4 (12.50%) ICT Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Security Advisor
5 4 (12.50%) Security Compliance Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Security Presales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) OAuth
1 2 (6.25%) OpenID
1 2 (6.25%) REST
1 2 (6.25%) SAML
1 2 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (15.63%) Smart Energy
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) CESG
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Information Security
2 12 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 12 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 11 (34.38%) Security Management
4 10 (31.25%) Compliance Audit
5 9 (28.13%) Information Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Data Privacy
7 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
7 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
8 5 (15.63%) ISMS
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (12.50%) Software License Management
10 2 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) CISSP
2 12 (37.50%) CISM
2 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 5 (15.63%) CISA
5 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) ISACA
6 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.13%) IISP
6 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (84.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (40.63%) GDPR
3 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
4 8 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (15.63%) ISO 31000
6 4 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (6.25%) COBIT
7 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
8 1 (3.13%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (3.13%) ISO 22301
8 1 (3.13%) NIST 800
8 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
1 1 (3.13%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.13%) Centrify
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Imperva
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Qualys
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) Sun
2 1 (3.13%) Trend Micro
2 1 (3.13%) Tripwire