Period
to 23 May 2019

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 297 296
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Auditor 18 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.086% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.34% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 44
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £39,900
90th Percentile £83,750 £62,000 £65,875
England median annual salary £52,868 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% -7.69%

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 2,316 2,373 2,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.87% 25.40% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,568 1,525 1,762
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.70% +10.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,825 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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
Birmingham +41 14 £40,000 +6.67%
Staffordshire +10 1 £45,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £42,500 -
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (83.33%) GDPR
3 14 (77.78%) Data Protection
4 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
4 13 (72.22%) Information Security
5 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (50.00%) ISO 22301
7 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (27.78%) ISO 14001
8 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
9 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (16.67%) CISSP
10 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (11.11%) CISM
10 2 (11.11%) Security Management
11 1 (5.56%) CEH
11 1 (5.56%) CISMP
11 1 (5.56%) Firewall
11 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
11 1 (5.56%) CISA
11 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
11 1 (5.56%) Network Security
11 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.56%) People Management
11 1 (5.56%) SIEM
11 1 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
11 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer

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 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Security Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Audit Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Compliance Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Security Compliance Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 13 (72.22%) Information Security
3 11 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) People Management
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISMP
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (83.33%) GDPR
3 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
4 9 (50.00%) ISO 22301
5 5 (27.78%) ISO 14001
5 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
6 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)