Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ISO 27001 Lead Auditor qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 327 325
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor 10 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.030% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.13% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 15
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £59,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.25% +31.11% -41.94%
10th Percentile £37,500 £48,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,700 £65,000
England median annual salary £59,500 £59,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.85% -5.60% +11.11%

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,312 2,363 3,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.74% 23.88% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,541 1,866 2,298
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 27001 Lead Auditor in the West Midlands

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for ISO 27001 Lead Auditor in the West Midlands

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 27001 Lead Auditor in the West Midlands

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Coventry +4 3 £67,500 +14.41%
Staffordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Halesowen - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO 27001 Lead Auditor.

1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
4 4 (40.00%) CISA
5 3 (30.00%) CISM
5 3 (30.00%) CISMP
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (20.00%) CEH
6 2 (20.00%) SMS
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SIEM
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
7 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Auditor
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Auditor
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Auditor
3 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CISMP
4 2 (20.00%) CEH
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft