The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 89 188
Rank change year-on-year -47 +99  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 97 172 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.87% 2.82% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.72% 18.86% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 28
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,325
% change year-on-year -1.96% +12.52%  

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 659 912 721
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 12.71% 14.97% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 511 617 547
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
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/IEC 27001 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -41 31 £36,250 -40.57% 4
Coventry -2 22 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Solihull -2 18 £32,500 -50.00% 2
Staffordshire +9 10 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Walsall +11 6 £63,125 +48.52%
Warwickshire +7 6 £75,000 +39.53%
Shropshire +5 2 - -
Worcestershire -5 2 £42,500 +2.40%
Wolverhampton - 1 £41,390 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 129 (64.82%) Information Security
2 92 (46.23%) CISSP
3 90 (45.23%) PCI DSS
4 74 (37.19%) Finance
5 72 (36.18%) CISM
6 66 (33.17%) ITIL
7 55 (27.64%) CISA
8 39 (19.60%) Risk Management
8 39 (19.60%) Microsoft
9 34 (17.09%) Management Information System
9 34 (17.09%) ISMS
10 33 (16.58%) Active Directory
10 33 (16.58%) Windows
10 33 (16.58%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (14.07%) Firewall
11 28 (14.07%) Data Protection
12 27 (13.57%) Cyber Essentials
12 27 (13.57%) Security Management
12 27 (13.57%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (13.07%) CRISC
14 25 (12.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (12.56%) Business Continuity
14 25 (12.56%) Data Security
15 24 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 23 (11.56%) Information Assurance
16 23 (11.56%) Security Architecture
16 23 (11.56%) Office 365
17 21 (10.55%) Retail
17 21 (10.55%) Degree
18 20 (10.05%) Information Security Management

ISO/IEC 27001
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.03%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.51%) assyst
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Office 365
2 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.07%) Firewall
2 12 (6.03%) SAN
3 11 (5.53%) WAN
4 10 (5.03%) LAN
4 10 (5.03%) Wireshark
5 9 (4.52%) Network Security
6 8 (4.02%) NAS
6 8 (4.02%) SNMP
6 8 (4.02%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.02%) DHCP
7 6 (3.02%) DNS
7 6 (3.02%) VLAN
8 5 (2.51%) Skype
8 5 (2.51%) Wireless
9 4 (2.01%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.51%) LDAP
10 3 (1.51%) MPLS
10 3 (1.51%) VoIP
10 3 (1.51%) VPN
10 3 (1.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.51%) Looker
3 4 (2.01%) ZAP BI
4 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) MS Access
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.04%) Fiddler
2 9 (4.52%) Burp Suite
General
1 74 (37.19%) Finance
2 21 (10.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.02%) Legal
4 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.01%) Military
6 3 (1.51%) Law
7 2 (1.01%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (20.10%) Security Manager
2 38 (19.10%) Analyst
3 31 (15.58%) Information Manager
3 31 (15.58%) Information Security Manager
4 28 (14.07%) Security Analyst
5 27 (13.57%) Security Officer
6 24 (12.06%) Compliance Officer
6 24 (12.06%) Security Compliance Officer
7 21 (10.55%) Consultant
8 16 (8.04%) Information Officer
8 16 (8.04%) Information Security Officer
8 16 (8.04%) IT Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Information Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Security Consultant
10 13 (6.53%) Information Security Compliance Officer
10 13 (6.53%) Information Security Consultant
10 13 (6.53%) IT Manager
11 10 (5.03%) IT Auditor
11 10 (5.03%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) .NET
2 3 (1.51%) Web Services
3 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.09%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.54%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.53%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.01%) CESG
5 4 (2.01%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.51%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.51%) NHS
6 3 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.01%) Blog
7 2 (1.01%) Fintech
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
8 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.58%) Windows
2 9 (4.52%) Linux
3 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.51%) Unix
6 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.51%) Kali Linux
7 3 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (64.82%) Information Security
2 66 (33.17%) ITIL
3 39 (19.60%) Risk Management
4 34 (17.09%) ISMS
5 33 (16.58%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (14.07%) Data Protection
7 27 (13.57%) Security Management
8 25 (12.56%) Business Continuity
8 25 (12.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (12.56%) Data Security
9 23 (11.56%) Information Assurance
9 23 (11.56%) Security Architecture
10 20 (10.05%) Information Security Management
10 20 (10.05%) SIEM
11 18 (9.05%) PRINCE2
12 17 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (7.54%) IT Audit
13 15 (7.54%) IT Governance
13 15 (7.54%) OWASP
14 14 (7.04%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.02%) SQL
2 5 (2.51%) Perl
2 5 (2.51%) Python
3 3 (1.51%) C#
4 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.50%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) VBA
5 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 92 (46.23%) CISSP
2 72 (36.18%) CISM
3 55 (27.64%) CISA
4 27 (13.57%) ITIL Certification
5 26 (13.07%) CRISC
6 21 (10.55%) Degree
7 20 (10.05%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 12 (6.03%) PCI QSA
9 11 (5.53%) CISMP
10 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (4.52%) CEH
12 7 (3.52%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (3.52%) SANS
13 6 (3.02%) GIAC
13 6 (3.02%) ISSMP
13 6 (3.02%) MCSE
13 6 (3.02%) OSCP
13 6 (3.02%) Security Cleared
14 5 (2.51%) CLAS
14 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (45.23%) PCI DSS
2 27 (13.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 24 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 15 (7.54%) GDPR
5 12 (6.03%) ISO 9001
6 11 (5.53%) BS25999
7 10 (5.03%) COBIT
7 10 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 8 (4.02%) NIST 800
8 8 (4.02%) QA
9 3 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (1.51%) ISO 14001
9 3 (1.51%) SLA
10 2 (1.01%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.50%) GPG13
11 1 (0.50%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 33 (16.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.01%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.51%) XenApp
6 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) HP Fortify
1 5 (2.51%) Nessus
2 4 (2.01%) SCCM
2 4 (2.01%) WMI
3 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.50%) QRadar
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.05%) VMware
3 14 (7.04%) NetApp
4 13 (6.53%) HP
5 11 (5.53%) Dell
6 9 (4.52%) Citrix
7 7 (3.52%) Cisco
7 7 (3.52%) EqualLogic
8 6 (3.02%) Casewise
9 5 (2.51%) Veracode
10 4 (2.01%) IronPort
10 4 (2.01%) Oracle
11 3 (1.51%) IBM
12 2 (1.01%) Lotus
12 2 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (1.01%) Symantec
13 1 (0.50%) Computacenter
13 1 (0.50%) Juniper
13 1 (0.50%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £39000 - £48500 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension + Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago