Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 9001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 9001
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 902 617 572
Rank change year-on-year -285 -45 +307
Permanent jobs citing ISO 9001 149 85 610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.76% 1.37% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 124 76 313
10th Percentile £36,400 £34,375 £20,250
25th Percentile £42,188 £40,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +26.47% -5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +20.59% -5.56%

ISO 9001 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 19,511 6,197 18,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.35% 12.49% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11,944 4,873 14,263
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.08% +8.89% -

ISO 9001
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 9001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO 9001.

Salary trend for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO 9001 over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO 9001 in the UK

ISO 9001
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9001 within the UK over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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 -297 127 £55,000 +2.33% 90
UK excluding London -202 109 £52,500 +2.44% 91
South East -145 46 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Work from Home -243 28 £55,000 +10.00% 10
London -234 22 £56,250 -10.00% 8
North of England -129 20 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Midlands -137 14 £41,000 -28.70% 14
South West -82 12 £48,750 +25.00% 12
East of England -90 11 £56,250 +87.50% 14
Yorkshire -93 10 £41,500 +3.75% 9
West Midlands -110 10 £41,000 -31.67% 6
North West -99 9 £47,500 +8.95% 13
East Midlands -74 4 £70,000 +75.00% 8
Wales - 3 £31,000 - 5
Scotland - 3 £85,000 - 4
North East - 1 £62,500 - 4

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT jobs citing ISO 9001 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 9001.

1 90 (60.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (37.58%) Social Skills
3 47 (31.54%) Degree
4 46 (30.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
6 40 (26.85%) ITIL
7 38 (25.50%) Information Security
8 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (20.81%) Azure
10 30 (20.13%) Mathematics
11 28 (18.79%) GDPR
11 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
12 27 (18.12%) Manufacturing
13 26 (17.45%) Mentoring
13 26 (17.45%) Waterfall
14 25 (16.78%) Windows
15 24 (16.11%) C
15 24 (16.11%) Management Information System
16 22 (14.77%) AWS
17 21 (14.09%) SLA
18 20 (13.42%) Finance
18 20 (13.42%) Data Protection
19 19 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
19 19 (12.75%) Security Management
19 19 (12.75%) OOP
19 19 (12.75%) OO
19 19 (12.75%) CISA
19 19 (12.75%) Quality Management
20 18 (12.08%) Linux
20 18 (12.08%) Coaching

ISO 9001
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 11 (7.38%) IIS
2 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.68%) Apache
4 3 (2.01%) CMS
4 3 (2.01%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.34%) Confluence
5 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.81%) Azure
2 22 (14.77%) AWS
3 15 (10.07%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (8.05%) SaaS
5 9 (6.04%) GCP
6 4 (2.68%) GitHub
7 3 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.01%) IaaS
7 3 (2.01%) PaaS
8 2 (1.34%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.67%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) Firewall
2 9 (6.04%) WAN
3 8 (5.37%) DNS
3 8 (5.37%) LAN
4 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.70%) VPN
5 6 (4.03%) SAN
6 4 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.01%) Internet
7 3 (2.01%) Intranet
7 3 (2.01%) NAS
8 2 (1.34%) DHCP
8 2 (1.34%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.34%) MPLS
8 2 (1.34%) VoIP
9 1 (0.67%) 3G
9 1 (0.67%) 4G
9 1 (0.67%) Network Security
9 1 (0.67%) SSL
9 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) MySQL
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.01%) Redis
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2019
6 1 (0.67%) Metadata
6 1 (0.67%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.38%) JIRA
3 10 (6.71%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (5.37%) SonarQube
5 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.01%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.34%) JUnit
7 2 (1.34%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.67%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.67%) Metasploit
General
1 56 (37.58%) Social Skills
2 27 (18.12%) Manufacturing
3 20 (13.42%) Finance
4 17 (11.41%) Organisational Skills
5 10 (6.71%) Games
6 9 (6.04%) Legal
7 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.03%) Electronics
8 6 (4.03%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
9 5 (3.36%) Back Office
10 4 (2.68%) Retail
11 3 (2.01%) Advertising
11 3 (2.01%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (2.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (2.01%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (2.01%) Social Housing
12 2 (1.34%) Banking
12 2 (1.34%) Military
12 2 (1.34%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (17.45%) Software Engineer
2 20 (13.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (13.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (13.42%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (8.72%) Architect
4 13 (8.72%) Service Manager
5 12 (8.05%) Service Desk Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Audit Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.37%) IT Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Security Architect
7 7 (4.70%) Analyst
7 7 (4.70%) Security Manager
8 6 (4.03%) Compliance Manager
8 6 (4.03%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.03%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.36%) Information Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.05%) Web Services
2 6 (4.03%) .NET
3 4 (2.68%) React
3 4 (2.68%) WCF
3 4 (2.68%) WPF
4 3 (2.01%) Ajax
4 3 (2.01%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.01%) HTML
4 3 (2.01%) HTML5
4 3 (2.01%) jQuery
4 3 (2.01%) JSON
4 3 (2.01%) LAMP
4 3 (2.01%) Node.js
4 3 (2.01%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (1.34%) CakePHP
5 2 (1.34%) EDI
5 2 (1.34%) Laravel
5 2 (1.34%) LDAP
5 2 (1.34%) REST
5 2 (1.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.74%) Algorithms
3 12 (8.05%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (6.71%) Public Cloud
5 9 (6.04%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.37%) Data Centre
6 8 (5.37%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (5.37%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.68%) NHS
8 3 (2.01%) PKI
8 3 (2.01%) PMI
9 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.34%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.67%) BYOD
10 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.67%) Contactless
10 1 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) Linux
3 14 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.37%) Solaris
5 5 (3.36%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) Continuous Improvement
2 40 (26.85%) ITIL
3 38 (25.50%) Information Security
4 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.13%) Mathematics
6 28 (18.79%) Software Engineering
7 26 (17.45%) Mentoring
7 26 (17.45%) Waterfall
8 20 (13.42%) Data Protection
9 19 (12.75%) OO
9 19 (12.75%) OOP
9 19 (12.75%) Quality Management
9 19 (12.75%) Security Management
10 18 (12.08%) Coaching
11 17 (11.41%) Internal Audit
11 17 (11.41%) Service Management
11 17 (11.41%) Technical Leadership
12 16 (10.74%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (10.74%) Software Testing
12 16 (10.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.11%) C
2 14 (9.40%) C#
3 11 (7.38%) Java
4 9 (6.04%) SQL
5 5 (3.36%) Embedded C
5 5 (3.36%) PHP
6 4 (2.68%) C++
7 3 (2.01%) CFML
7 3 (2.01%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.01%) Python
7 3 (2.01%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.34%) Go
8 2 (1.34%) Perl
8 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 47 (31.54%) Degree
2 19 (12.75%) CISA
3 14 (9.40%) CISSP
4 13 (8.72%) CISM
5 12 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 8 (5.37%) CCSP
6 8 (5.37%) CLAS
6 8 (5.37%) CREST Certified
6 8 (5.37%) IISP
6 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.68%) CCNA
8 4 (2.68%) MCSE
8 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.68%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.01%) HND
9 3 (2.01%) ISEB
9 3 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (60.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (18.79%) GDPR
3 21 (14.09%) SLA
4 19 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 17 (11.41%) ISO 14001
5 17 (11.41%) PCI DSS
6 15 (10.07%) NIST
7 11 (7.38%) QA
8 10 (6.71%) BS25999
9 9 (6.04%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (6.04%) GRC
9 9 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 9 (6.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (5.37%) ISAE 3402
10 8 (5.37%) ISO 13485
10 8 (5.37%) ISO 31000
11 7 (4.70%) COBIT
11 7 (4.70%) ISO 22301
12 5 (3.36%) SOC 2
13 4 (2.68%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.37%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.37%) ISA Server
2 8 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.36%) vSphere
4 3 (2.01%) Firmware
5 2 (1.34%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.34%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.34%) XenApp
5 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Nessus
2 8 (5.37%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 5 (3.36%) SCCM
3 5 (3.36%) Terraform
4 4 (2.68%) Ansible
4 4 (2.68%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.68%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.34%) Rancher
5 2 (1.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) QRadar
6 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.40%) Cisco
3 13 (8.72%) Google
4 10 (6.71%) VMware
5 9 (6.04%) CrowdStrike
5 9 (6.04%) Oracle
6 8 (5.37%) Centrify
6 8 (5.37%) F5
6 8 (5.37%) Imperva
6 8 (5.37%) Okta
6 8 (5.37%) OneTrust
6 8 (5.37%) Splunk
6 8 (5.37%) Trend Micro
6 8 (5.37%) Tripwire
7 5 (3.36%) Citrix
7 5 (3.36%) Cubic Transportation
8 4 (2.68%) Apple
8 4 (2.68%) NetApp
9 3 (2.01%) Dell
10 2 (1.34%) Xero