Period
to 15 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 122 111
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 20 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.04% 0.62% 1.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.49% 4.40% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 37
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +23.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,383 £29,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £56,625 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 267 273 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.83% 14.15% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 228 178 234
Wales median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £37,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% -5.72% -1.00%
10th Percentile £24,025 £22,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £63,600 £53,900 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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 2019. 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 +6 19 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Wales -1 1 £22,500 -43.75% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 17 (85.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (35.00%) GDPR
5 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (30.00%) CISSP
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 4 (20.00%) Security Management
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (15.00%) ISMS
8 3 (15.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (15.00%) SaaS
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) Hudson
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Information Officer
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Compliance Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) ISMS
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (5.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (35.00%) GDPR
3 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Darktrace