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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 230 295 316
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +21
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 35 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.22% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.26% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £45,100 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,250 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
5881 8832 9057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.10% 85.04% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5254 7581 7664
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (68.89%) Security Management
3 29 (64.44%) Information Security Management
4 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (51.11%) CISM
5 23 (51.11%) CISSP
6 19 (42.22%) Management Information System
7 17 (37.78%) CISA
8 16 (35.56%) COBIT
8 16 (35.56%) ITIL
9 15 (33.33%) Risk Management
10 14 (31.11%) Legal
11 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 10 (22.22%) Degree
12 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
12 10 (22.22%) Data Privacy
13 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
14 8 (17.78%) NHS
14 8 (17.78%) Data Governance
15 6 (13.33%) Security Operations
15 6 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (13.33%) SANS
15 6 (13.33%) Information Security Governance
15 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
16 5 (11.11%) Internal Audit
16 5 (11.11%) CLAS
16 5 (11.11%) Law
17 4 (8.89%) CISMP
17 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.22%) Redis
General
1 14 (31.11%) Legal
2 11 (24.44%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Information Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Information Security Advisor
2 8 (17.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Risk Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Security Advisor
2 8 (17.78%) Security Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Risk Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Information Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Information Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) NHS
3 6 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (8.89%) CESG
4 4 (8.89%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (6.67%) Reinsurance
6 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Debian
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (68.89%) Security Management
3 29 (64.44%) Information Security Management
4 16 (35.56%) ITIL
5 15 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 10 (22.22%) Data Privacy
6 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
7 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.78%) Data Governance
9 6 (13.33%) Information Security Governance
9 6 (13.33%) Security Operations
10 5 (11.11%) Internal Audit
11 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (8.89%) Line Management
11 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (8.89%) SIEM
12 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
12 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Go
1 1 (2.22%) PHP
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) CISM
1 23 (51.11%) CISSP
2 17 (37.78%) CISA
3 10 (22.22%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) SANS
5 5 (11.11%) CLAS
6 4 (8.89%) CISMP
7 3 (6.67%) CRISC
8 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCNA
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (35.56%) COBIT
3 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (8.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.44%) ISO27002
6 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Symantec
1 1 (2.22%) Telstra