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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 141 162
Rank change year-on-year +34 +21  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 102 106 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.18% 1.72% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.87% 13.93% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 76 76 48
Median salary £45,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -13.77% +8.24%  

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 686 761 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.69% 12.38% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 514 581 472
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 March 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 March 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 +7 46 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Coventry +24 17 £50,500 -12.17% 1
Solihull +1 14 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Warwickshire +35 11 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Staffordshire +11 5 £28,000 -46.66% 2
Shropshire +6 4 £40,000 -12.56% 1
Walsall - 3 £62,750 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £50,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 133 (63.64%) Information Security
2 127 (60.77%) CISSP
3 98 (46.89%) PCI DSS
4 96 (45.93%) CISM
5 70 (33.49%) ITIL
6 66 (31.58%) CISA
7 62 (29.67%) Finance
8 55 (26.32%) Risk Management
9 50 (23.92%) SIEM
10 48 (22.97%) Data Protection
11 47 (22.49%) Management Information System
12 46 (22.01%) Data Centre
13 44 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 42 (20.10%) ISMS
15 41 (19.62%) Security Management
16 39 (18.66%) Security Cleared
17 38 (18.18%) SC Cleared
17 38 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
18 35 (16.75%) CISMP
19 33 (15.79%) IT Governance
19 33 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
19 33 (15.79%) Information Security Management
20 32 (15.31%) ITIL Certification
21 31 (14.83%) Windows
21 31 (14.83%) Sentinel
21 31 (14.83%) CEH
21 31 (14.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
22 30 (14.35%) Firewall
23 29 (13.88%) Office 365
24 28 (13.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related 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 13 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.31%) MS Office
3 7 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (14.83%) Sentinel
2 14 (6.70%) assyst
2 14 (6.70%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.88%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.35%) Firewall
2 14 (6.70%) Network Security
3 10 (4.78%) Wireshark
4 7 (3.35%) LAN
4 7 (3.35%) WAN
4 7 (3.35%) Wireless
5 6 (2.87%) Skype
5 6 (2.87%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.39%) SAN
6 5 (2.39%) VPN
7 4 (1.91%) DHCP
7 4 (1.91%) DNS
7 4 (1.91%) SNMP
7 4 (1.91%) VoIP
8 3 (1.44%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.96%) NAS
9 2 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.96%) VLAN
9 2 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.39%) ZAP BI
2 4 (1.91%) Big Data
2 4 (1.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) MS Access
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.78%) Burp Suite
1 10 (4.78%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 62 (29.67%) Finance
2 11 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (2.87%) Legal
3 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.44%) Publishing
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Local Government
6 2 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (20.57%) Information Manager
2 42 (20.10%) Security Manager
3 38 (18.18%) Analyst
4 36 (17.22%) Information Security Manager
5 35 (16.75%) Security Analyst
6 30 (14.35%) Security Officer
7 24 (11.48%) Information Officer
7 24 (11.48%) Information Security Officer
8 19 (9.09%) Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) Compliance Officer
9 14 (6.70%) IT Manager
9 14 (6.70%) Security Compliance Officer
9 14 (6.70%) Security Consultant
10 13 (6.22%) IT Analyst
11 12 (5.74%) Information Security Consultant
12 11 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
12 11 (5.26%) Security Operations Analyst
13 10 (4.78%) Architect
13 10 (4.78%) Information Security Compliance Officer
13 10 (4.78%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) .NET
1 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.48%) OAuth
2 1 (0.48%) OpenID
2 1 (0.48%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.48%) SAML
2 1 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Management Information System
2 46 (22.01%) Data Centre
3 24 (11.48%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.18%) CESG
5 15 (7.18%) Freedom of Information
6 14 (6.70%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.91%) PKI
8 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.44%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.96%) Blog
9 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.96%) Fintech
9 2 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.48%) BYOD
10 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) SCADA
10 1 (0.48%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.83%) Windows
2 6 (2.87%) Windows Server
2 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.39%) Linux
3 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.44%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (63.64%) Information Security
2 70 (33.49%) ITIL
3 55 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 50 (23.92%) SIEM
5 48 (22.97%) Data Protection
6 44 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 42 (20.10%) ISMS
8 41 (19.62%) Security Management
9 33 (15.79%) Information Security Management
9 33 (15.79%) IT Governance
9 33 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
10 31 (14.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 27 (12.92%) Cybersecurity
11 27 (12.92%) Security Operations
12 26 (12.44%) Penetration Testing
13 22 (10.53%) Data Security
14 21 (10.05%) Information Assurance
15 20 (9.57%) IT Audit
15 20 (9.57%) ITIL V3
15 20 (9.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.83%) SQL
2 2 (0.96%) C#
3 1 (0.48%) Java
3 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.48%) Python
3 1 (0.48%) VBA
3 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 127 (60.77%) CISSP
2 96 (45.93%) CISM
3 66 (31.58%) CISA
4 39 (18.66%) Security Cleared
5 38 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 35 (16.75%) CISMP
7 32 (15.31%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (14.83%) CEH
9 23 (11.00%) CRISC
10 19 (9.09%) Degree
11 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (4.78%) MCSE
14 9 (4.31%) CCNA
14 9 (4.31%) CCNP
14 9 (4.31%) PCI QSA
15 8 (3.83%) CCSA
15 8 (3.83%) SSCP
16 7 (3.35%) GIAC
16 7 (3.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (46.89%) PCI DSS
2 38 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (13.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 20 (9.57%) GPG13
5 18 (8.61%) QA
6 14 (6.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 14 (6.70%) ISO 9001
6 14 (6.70%) RMADS
7 12 (5.74%) COBIT
8 7 (3.35%) GDPR
9 6 (2.87%) BS7799
9 6 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (2.87%) ISO27002
9 6 (2.87%) SLA
10 5 (2.39%) ISO22301
11 3 (1.44%) BS25999
11 3 (1.44%) ISO27005
11 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.48%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 26 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.96%) XenApp
4 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.39%) SCCM
2 4 (1.91%) WSUS
3 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.96%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.18%) Cisco
2 15 (7.18%) ServiceNow
3 11 (5.26%) VMware
4 10 (4.78%) Qualys
5 6 (2.87%) Citrix
5 6 (2.87%) HP
6 5 (2.39%) Casewise
7 4 (1.91%) Dell
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle
7 4 (1.91%) Symantec
8 3 (1.44%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.44%) NetApp
8 3 (1.44%) SAP
8 3 (1.44%) Splunk
9 2 (0.96%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.96%) IronPort
9 2 (0.96%) Meraki
9 2 (0.96%) Rapid7
9 2 (0.96%) Sophos
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65500 per annum + Car allowance 5.5k, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum c£50k + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + car, pension, training/certification
Posted: 10 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 23 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Includes great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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