The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 282 322 324
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 20 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.19% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 4
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,800 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -36.42%
ISMS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8585 10464 9545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.53% 82.83% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7277 8749 8219
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISMS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ISMS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISMS across the City of London region.

ISMS Salary Trend in the City of London

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS.

1 41 (95.35%) Information Security
2 34 (79.07%) Security Management
3 33 (76.74%) Information Security Management
4 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (67.44%) CISM
6 27 (62.79%) Management Information System
6 27 (62.79%) Risk Management
6 27 (62.79%) CISSP
7 22 (51.16%) PCI DSS
8 19 (44.19%) CISA
9 16 (37.21%) Business Continuity
9 16 (37.21%) CRISC
10 15 (34.88%) Cyber Security
11 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (30.23%) Finance
12 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
12 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (20.93%) E-Discovery
13 9 (20.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (18.60%) Identity Management
14 8 (18.60%) Information Assurance
15 7 (16.28%) ITIL
15 7 (16.28%) Degree
15 7 (16.28%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
16 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (13.95%) Line Management
17 5 (11.63%) Data Governance
17 5 (11.63%) Incident Management

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Law
2 5 (11.63%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Security Officer
1 12 (27.91%) Information Security Officer
2 11 (25.58%) Security Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Information Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Security Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Governance Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Information Governance Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Security
7 1 (2.33%) Information Risk Manager
7 1 (2.33%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 1 (2.33%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 27 (62.79%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) BYOD
5 1 (2.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Information Security
2 34 (79.07%) Security Management
3 33 (76.74%) Information Security Management
4 27 (62.79%) Risk Management
5 16 (37.21%) Business Continuity
6 15 (34.88%) Cyber Security
7 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
9 9 (20.93%) E-Discovery
10 8 (18.60%) Identity Management
10 8 (18.60%) Information Assurance
11 7 (16.28%) ITIL
11 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
12 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (13.95%) Line Management
13 5 (11.63%) Data Governance
13 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
14 4 (9.30%) Change Control
14 4 (9.30%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) CISM
2 27 (62.79%) CISSP
3 19 (44.19%) CISA
4 16 (37.21%) CRISC
5 7 (16.28%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.33%) OSCP
7 1 (2.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (51.16%) PCI DSS
3 9 (20.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Remedy
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft