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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 293 321 321
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 21 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.043% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.052% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £48,750 £56,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +49.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £59,250 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £72,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-37.93% +52.63%
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
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 38 (77.55%) Security Management
3 37 (75.51%) Information Security Management
4 24 (48.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (48.98%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (46.94%) Management Information System
6 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
7 19 (38.78%) Degree
8 17 (34.69%) Firewall
9 16 (32.65%) Windows
10 15 (30.61%) CISSP
10 15 (30.61%) PCI DSS
11 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
12 13 (26.53%) IIS
12 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
12 13 (26.53%) DHCP
12 13 (26.53%) DNS
12 13 (26.53%) SSL
12 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
12 13 (26.53%) Citrix
12 13 (26.53%) SAN
12 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
12 13 (26.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (26.53%) Migration
12 13 (26.53%) VMware
12 13 (26.53%) Mitel
12 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (26.53%) Mac OS

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) IIS
1 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
1 13 (26.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) DHCP
2 13 (26.53%) DNS
2 13 (26.53%) SSL
2 13 (26.53%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) VPN
3 3 (6.12%) Wireless
3 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
General
1 9 (18.37%) Legal
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Law
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Advertising
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Local Government
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Information Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 6 (12.24%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (12.24%) Security Officer
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Information Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (46.94%) Management Information System
3 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) RMADS
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (26.53%) Mac OS
3 3 (6.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 38 (77.55%) Security Management
3 37 (75.51%) Information Security Management
4 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 13 (26.53%) Migration
6 10 (20.41%) Business Continuity
7 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (16.33%) Cyber Security
9 6 (12.24%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.20%) E-Discovery
10 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
10 5 (10.20%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Change Control
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL
11 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Management
12 3 (6.12%) Line Management
12 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
12 3 (6.12%) SIEM
12 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 15 (30.61%) CISSP
3 10 (20.41%) CISM
4 6 (12.24%) CISA
5 5 (10.20%) CRISC
6 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) OSCP
8 1 (2.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (48.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
1 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Citrix
1 13 (26.53%) VMware
1 13 (26.53%) Mitel
2 4 (8.16%) Remedy
3 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.04%) NetIQ