Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 9001
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 806 696 505
Rank change year-on-year -110 -191 +292
Permanent jobs citing ISO 9001 147 153 817
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 1.48% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 104 137 382
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,750 £20,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £22,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £67,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -

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 14,234 10,355 20,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.48% 12.93% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9,054 7,998 15,278
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,375 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -101 133 £48,000 +1.05% 86
UK excluding London -85 114 £45,000 -5.26% 82
South East -30 36 £44,345 +4.34% 24
Midlands -58 27 £42,500 -26.09% 12
West Midlands -59 26 £42,500 -27.66% 5
London -50 25 £53,000 +0.95% 7
North of England -45 22 £52,500 +35.48% 21
North West -30 14 £43,000 -3.80% 11
South West -72 13 £46,250 +15.63% 12
Work from Home -212 11 £52,500 +10.53% 12
East of England -21 10 £62,500 +9.65% 10
Yorkshire -40 6 £53,750 +65.38% 9
Scotland -51 4 £75,000 +50.75% 1
North East - 2 £62,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £36,250 - 2
East Midlands -34 1 £32,000 -43.11% 7

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 100 (68.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (40.82%) Social Skills
3 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
4 49 (33.33%) GDPR
5 47 (31.97%) ITIL
6 38 (25.85%) SLA
7 36 (24.49%) Coaching
8 35 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 33 (22.45%) Service Management
9 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (21.77%) Information Security
11 30 (20.41%) Service Delivery
11 30 (20.41%) Azure
11 30 (20.41%) Organisational Skills
12 29 (19.73%) Degree
13 28 (19.05%) BS25999
13 28 (19.05%) People Management
14 27 (18.37%) Incident Management
15 26 (17.69%) Windows
15 26 (17.69%) Service Delivery Management
16 25 (17.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (15.65%) Games
17 23 (15.65%) Major Incident Management
18 22 (14.97%) DevOps
19 21 (14.29%) Linux
19 21 (14.29%) Python
19 21 (14.29%) Quality Management
20 19 (12.93%) Active Directory
21 18 (12.24%) Management Information System
21 18 (12.24%) QA

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 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.72%) Confluence
4 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (1.36%) IIS
4 2 (1.36%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.41%) Azure
2 17 (11.56%) AWS
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (5.44%) GitHub
5 6 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.72%) SaaS
7 3 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.04%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (2.04%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (2.04%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.36%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.68%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) DNS
2 6 (4.08%) DHCP
2 6 (4.08%) LAN
2 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.40%) Firewall
3 5 (3.40%) NAS
3 5 (3.40%) VPN
3 5 (3.40%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) SAN
5 2 (1.36%) 4G
5 2 (1.36%) MPLS
5 2 (1.36%) Wireless
6 1 (0.68%) 5G
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.68%) MQTT
6 1 (0.68%) Network Security
6 1 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.68%) VLAN
6 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) JIRA
2 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.04%) Postman
4 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.36%) JUnit
4 2 (1.36%) NetBeans
4 2 (1.36%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.68%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (40.82%) Social Skills
2 30 (20.41%) Organisational Skills
3 23 (15.65%) Games
4 14 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 11 (7.48%) Electronics
5 11 (7.48%) Telecoms
6 9 (6.12%) Legal
7 8 (5.44%) Finance
8 5 (3.40%) Digital Economy
8 5 (3.40%) Retail
9 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.72%) Automotive
9 4 (2.72%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (2.04%) Banking
10 3 (2.04%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.04%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (2.04%) Public Sector
11 2 (1.36%) Law
11 2 (1.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (14.97%) Service Manager
2 20 (13.61%) Service Desk Manager
3 14 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 10 (6.80%) Analyst
4 10 (6.80%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (6.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (5.44%) Administrator
5 8 (5.44%) IT Manager
5 8 (5.44%) Quality Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Audit Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.40%) Data Manager
7 5 (3.40%) Data Protection Officer
7 5 (3.40%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (3.40%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.72%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 4 (2.72%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (2.72%) Security Engineer
8 4 (2.72%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (2.72%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) Node.js
2 3 (2.04%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.04%) Middleware
2 3 (2.04%) REST
2 3 (2.04%) RESTful
3 2 (1.36%) CakePHP
3 2 (1.36%) Django
3 2 (1.36%) EDI
3 2 (1.36%) Flask
3 2 (1.36%) JavaFX
3 2 (1.36%) Laravel
3 2 (1.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) JSON
4 1 (0.68%) React
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.40%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.72%) Clustering
3 4 (2.72%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.04%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.04%) Life Science
4 3 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.04%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) CMDB
6 1 (0.68%) IPTV
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.69%) Windows
2 21 (14.29%) Linux
3 9 (6.12%) Unix
4 6 (4.08%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Android TV
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.97%) ITIL
2 36 (24.49%) Coaching
3 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.45%) Service Management
4 32 (21.77%) Information Security
5 30 (20.41%) Service Delivery
6 28 (19.05%) People Management
7 27 (18.37%) Incident Management
8 26 (17.69%) Service Delivery Management
9 25 (17.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (15.65%) Major Incident Management
11 22 (14.97%) DevOps
12 21 (14.29%) Quality Management
13 18 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (12.24%) SDLC
14 17 (11.56%) Internal Audit
15 16 (10.88%) Software Engineering
16 15 (10.20%) Computer Science
16 15 (10.20%) Mentoring
16 15 (10.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.29%) Python
2 13 (8.84%) C
3 11 (7.48%) SQL
4 10 (6.80%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.76%) C++
5 7 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 6 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.72%) Java
7 4 (2.72%) Ruby
8 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.36%) C#
9 2 (1.36%) Go
9 2 (1.36%) Perl
9 2 (1.36%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (19.73%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.40%) CISA
4 5 (3.40%) ISEB
5 4 (2.72%) CISSP
6 3 (2.04%) CEH
6 3 (2.04%) CISMP
6 3 (2.04%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.04%) HND
6 3 (2.04%) ISACA
6 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.36%) CCNP
7 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CCIE
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (68.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (33.33%) GDPR
3 38 (25.85%) SLA
4 35 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 28 (19.05%) BS25999
6 18 (12.24%) QA
7 17 (11.56%) ISO 14001
8 8 (5.44%) PCI DSS
9 7 (4.76%) NIST
10 6 (4.08%) ISO 22301
10 6 (4.08%) MISRA
10 6 (4.08%) MISRA C
11 5 (3.40%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (3.40%) Data Quality
11 5 (3.40%) GRC
11 5 (3.40%) NEBOSH
12 4 (2.72%) Accessibility
12 4 (2.72%) PMO
12 4 (2.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.08%) Firmware
3 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.40%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.04%) BitLocker
4 3 (2.04%) Docker
4 3 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.04%) vSphere
5 2 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Ansible
1 7 (4.76%) SCCM
1 7 (4.76%) Terraform
2 6 (4.08%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.40%) SCOM
4 2 (1.36%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.36%) Rancher
4 2 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.48%) Citrix
3 10 (6.80%) Cisco
4 7 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle
5 5 (3.40%) VMware
6 4 (2.72%) NetApp
7 3 (2.04%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.36%) Google
8 2 (1.36%) Infor
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.36%) Sun
8 2 (1.36%) Veeam
9 1 (0.68%) HP
9 1 (0.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) SunGard