Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27005
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1104 1165 1301
Rank change year-on-year +61 +136 -26
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 85 54 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 0.22% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 78 53 9
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £41,750
90th Percentile £84,000 £70,000 £77,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +19.27% -0.91%

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 22672 24262 28100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.61% 12.97% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16983 19186 22201
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Top 11 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 20 November 2017. 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 +77 84 £57,500 -11.54% 3
UK excluding London +56 65 £55,000 -15.38% 2
South East +78 38 £57,500 -4.96% 1
North of England +11 19 £52,500 -19.23%
London +2 17 £84,000 +29.23% 1
Yorkshire +5 14 £52,500 -19.23%
North West - 5 £50,000 -
Midlands +7 4 £69,000 +6.15%
West Midlands +2 4 £69,000 +6.15%
East of England - 3 £49,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 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 27005.

1 79 (92.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (88.24%) Information Security
3 71 (83.53%) CISSP
4 69 (81.18%) Risk Assessment
5 66 (77.65%) Risk Management
6 52 (61.18%) Finance
7 46 (54.12%) CRAMM
8 44 (51.76%) CISM
9 32 (37.65%) ITIL
10 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (27.06%) OWASP
11 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
12 21 (24.71%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (23.53%) PRINCE2
13 20 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
14 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
15 17 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 16 (18.82%) ISMS
17 15 (17.65%) ISO 22301
18 13 (15.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
19 12 (14.12%) ISO 31000
19 12 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
19 12 (14.12%) PCI DSS
20 11 (12.94%) Information Assurance
20 11 (12.94%) Degree
20 11 (12.94%) Security Management
20 11 (12.94%) CISA
20 11 (12.94%) Information Security Management
21 9 (10.59%) Cyber Essentials
22 7 (8.24%) CESG Certified Professional

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) IaaS
2 2 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
General
1 52 (61.18%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Consultant
2 48 (56.47%) Security Consultant
3 39 (45.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 19 (22.35%) Security Manager
5 14 (16.47%) Information Manager
6 13 (15.29%) Information Security Manager
7 12 (14.12%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 10 (11.76%) Information Assurance Manager
8 10 (11.76%) Security Assurance Manager
9 7 (8.24%) Risk Manager
10 6 (7.06%) IT Manager
10 6 (7.06%) IT Security Manager
11 5 (5.88%) Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) Head of Information
11 5 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
11 5 (5.88%) Head of Security
12 4 (4.71%) Information Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Information Security Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Security Analyst
13 3 (3.53%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.24%) Smart Meter
3 6 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.18%) CESG
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Android
1 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
1 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (88.24%) Information Security
2 69 (81.18%) Risk Assessment
3 66 (77.65%) Risk Management
4 46 (54.12%) CRAMM
5 32 (37.65%) ITIL
6 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (27.06%) OWASP
7 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
8 21 (24.71%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (23.53%) PRINCE2
9 20 (23.53%) Remediation Plan
10 16 (18.82%) ISMS
11 12 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (12.94%) Information Assurance
12 11 (12.94%) Information Security Management
12 11 (12.94%) Security Management
13 7 (8.24%) Security Architecture
13 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (8.24%) Supplier Management
14 6 (7.06%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 71 (83.53%) CISSP
2 44 (51.76%) CISM
3 13 (15.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 11 (12.94%) CISA
4 11 (12.94%) Degree
5 7 (8.24%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.53%) PCI QSA
6 3 (3.53%) SANS
7 2 (2.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (1.18%) CRISC
8 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (92.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 15 (17.65%) ISO 22301
4 12 (14.12%) ISO 31000
4 12 (14.12%) PCI DSS
5 9 (10.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (8.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (7.06%) COBIT
7 6 (7.06%) COSO
8 4 (4.71%) GDPR
8 4 (4.71%) QA
9 3 (3.53%) BS25999
9 3 (3.53%) NIST 800
9 3 (3.53%) PA-DSS
10 1 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
10 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft