Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 91 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 41 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.85% 2.17% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.62% 17.60% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 19
Median annual salary £30,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.07% +1.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £24,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £64,750 £68,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.60% -3.91% -

ISO/IEC 27001 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 105 233 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 11.22% 12.35% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 198 229
Median annual salary £39,500 £41,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.39% +15.97% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,250 £66,373 £63,400
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
South Wales +7 4 £27,500 -41.80% 6
Mid Wales - 2 - -
West Wales +12 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware