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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 261 293 327
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +34
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 11 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 23
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £52,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +21.11%
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
6310 9169 10705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.71% 87.38% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 7700 8942
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 42 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (66.67%) Security Management
2 28 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (59.52%) Information Security Management
4 23 (54.76%) CISSP
5 22 (52.38%) CISM
6 21 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
7 13 (30.95%) Finance
8 12 (28.57%) CISA
8 12 (28.57%) Data Protection
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) COBIT
10 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
11 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
11 8 (19.05%) NHS
12 6 (14.29%) Legal
12 6 (14.29%) Internal Audit
12 6 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
12 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
12 6 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (14.29%) SANS
13 5 (11.90%) CLAS
13 5 (11.90%) Data Privacy
13 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
13 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (11.90%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (11.90%) Degree
13 5 (11.90%) Law
14 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Legal
3 5 (11.90%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
1 11 (26.19%) Security Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Information Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Information Security Advisor
3 8 (19.05%) Security Advisor
4 6 (14.29%) Risk Officer
4 6 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Information Officer
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Security Officer
6 3 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.05%) NHS
3 6 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (11.90%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (9.52%) CESG
5 4 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (66.67%) Security Management
3 25 (59.52%) Information Security Management
4 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
5 12 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
8 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
9 6 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
9 6 (14.29%) Internal Audit
10 5 (11.90%) Data Privacy
10 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
11 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
11 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (9.52%) SIEM
11 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (7.14%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) CISSP
2 22 (52.38%) CISM
3 12 (28.57%) CISA
4 6 (14.29%) SANS
5 5 (11.90%) CLAS
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) CISMP
7 3 (7.14%) CRISC
7 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (26.19%) COBIT
3 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 4 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.38%) ISO27002
6 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nessus
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Symantec
1 1 (2.38%) Telstra