Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27005
UK
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 860 1061 1189
Rank change year-on-year +201 +128 -31
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 16 61 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.042% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.30% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 11 44 14
Median annual salary £57,500 £82,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.30% +52.78% -21.74%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £102,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +50.00% -4.76%

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 11,005 20,185 22,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.28% 13.95% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8,365 14,617 17,060
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

ISO/IEC 27005
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27005 in the UK

ISO/IEC 27005
Top 8 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 31 May 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 +174 15 £57,500 -30.30% 2
London +138 8 £57,500 -36.11%
UK excluding London +148 7 £60,000 -20.00% 2
South West +91 4 £65,000 -13.33% 1
North of England +108 2 - - 1
North West +69 2 - -
South East +105 1 £55,000 -35.29%
Work from Home +42 1 - -

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 16 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
3 11 (68.75%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (68.75%) CISSP
3 11 (68.75%) CISM
4 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
6 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (50.00%) ISMS
7 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (43.75%) Information Security
7 7 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (43.75%) Mobile Computing
7 7 (43.75%) Workshop Facilitation
8 6 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (37.50%) CRISC
8 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
9 5 (31.25%) ISO 31000
9 5 (31.25%) NIST
10 4 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
10 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (25.00%) DBS Check
10 4 (25.00%) ISO 22301
10 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
10 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
10 4 (25.00%) Time Management
10 4 (25.00%) Degree
11 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Security Risk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (68.75%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) ISMS
5 7 (43.75%) Information Security
5 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (43.75%) Workshop Facilitation
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
7 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (25.00%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
8 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
8 3 (18.75%) Security Management
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) CISM
2 11 (68.75%) CISSP
3 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (37.50%) CRISC
5 4 (25.00%) DBS Check
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) CEH
7 1 (6.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 31000
2 5 (31.25%) NIST
3 4 (25.00%) ISO 22301
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (12.50%) GDPR
4 2 (12.50%) NCSC
4 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (6.25%) COBIT
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft