The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 702 743 767
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +24
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 171 159 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 132 116 70
Average salary £54,100 £46,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.72% -22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £27,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
ISMS
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85686 91392 83126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.21% 82.07% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70001 74313 69088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISMS
Salary Trend in England

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

ISMS Salary Trend in England

ISMS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

ISMS Salary Histogram in England

ISMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +74 84 £54,100 +13.89% 3
South East +19 51 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Yorkshire - 9 £36,000 - 2
East of England +17 4 £51,500 -1.90% 1
North West -1 4 £53,250 +59.75% 4
South West -16 2 £41,250 -17.50% 2
East Midlands -19 2 £40,000 +40.35%
West Midlands -20 2 £45,000 -
ISMS
UK

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 271 (87.14%) Information Security
2 256 (82.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 200 (64.31%) Security Management
4 191 (61.41%) Information Security Management
5 123 (39.55%) Management Information System
6 115 (36.98%) CISSP
7 112 (36.01%) Risk Management
8 101 (32.48%) CISM
9 88 (28.30%) PCI DSS
10 62 (19.94%) ITIL
11 59 (18.97%) Finance
12 50 (16.08%) Security Cleared
13 49 (15.76%) Data Protection
13 49 (15.76%) Legal
13 49 (15.76%) CISA
14 48 (15.43%) Business Continuity
14 48 (15.43%) SC Cleared
15 47 (15.11%) Cyber Security
16 40 (12.86%) Degree
17 38 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
18 36 (11.58%) Data Protection Act
18 36 (11.58%) CRISC
19 34 (10.93%) Service Management
20 32 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
21 30 (9.65%) Windows
22 28 (9.00%) Active Directory
23 27 (8.68%) RMADS
23 27 (8.68%) Penetration Testing
23 27 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
24 25 (8.04%) Project Management

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 25 (8.04%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.93%) IIS
4 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (8.04%) MS Office
2 11 (3.54%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
4 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.18%) SaaS
2 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.11%) DNS
1 19 (6.11%) DHCP
1 19 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.86%) Firewall
3 9 (2.89%) Network Security
4 6 (1.93%) LAN
4 6 (1.93%) WAN
5 4 (1.29%) SAN
6 3 (0.96%) IPsec
6 3 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.64%) Intranet
7 2 (0.64%) Internet
8 1 (0.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.32%) HTTP
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
8 1 (0.32%) Extranet
8 1 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 3 (0.96%) Big Data
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.32%) NUnit
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
1 1 (0.32%) Moq
General
1 59 (18.97%) Finance
2 49 (15.76%) Legal
3 24 (7.72%) Law
4 13 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.54%) Retail
5 11 (3.54%) Advertising
6 5 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.61%) Automotive
6 5 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (0.64%) Local Government
7 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.32%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (27.65%) Security Manager
2 67 (21.54%) Analyst
3 63 (20.26%) Information Manager
4 61 (19.61%) Information Security Manager
5 45 (14.47%) Consultant
6 38 (12.22%) Security Officer
6 38 (12.22%) Information Security Officer
7 37 (11.90%) Security Analyst
8 27 (8.68%) Security Consultant
8 27 (8.68%) Information Analyst
9 24 (7.72%) Information Security Analyst
10 21 (6.75%) Information Security Consultant
11 19 (6.11%) Support Analyst
12 18 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (5.47%) CLAS Consultant
14 11 (3.54%) Tester
15 10 (3.22%) Risk Manager
15 10 (3.22%) Penetration Tester
15 10 (3.22%) Information Security Risk Manager
15 10 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.96%) .NET
1 3 (0.96%) WCF
2 2 (0.64%) Entity Framework
2 2 (0.64%) REST
2 2 (0.64%) jQuery
2 2 (0.64%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.64%) CSS
2 2 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) SOAP
3 1 (0.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.32%) RESTful
3 1 (0.32%) LINQ
3 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.32%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 123 (39.55%) Management Information System
2 36 (11.58%) Data Protection Act
3 27 (8.68%) RMADS
4 20 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.11%) Fat Client
5 19 (6.11%) Thin Client
5 19 (6.11%) Blackberry
6 17 (5.47%) CESG
7 12 (3.86%) CESG CLAS
8 10 (3.22%) NHS
8 10 (3.22%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) PKI
9 3 (0.96%) BYOD
10 2 (0.64%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.64%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.64%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.64%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.65%) Windows
2 19 (6.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.93%) Linux
5 3 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (87.14%) Information Security
2 200 (64.31%) Security Management
3 191 (61.41%) Information Security Management
4 112 (36.01%) Risk Management
5 62 (19.94%) ITIL
6 49 (15.76%) Data Protection
7 48 (15.43%) Business Continuity
8 47 (15.11%) Cyber Security
9 38 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
10 34 (10.93%) Service Management
11 32 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (8.68%) Penetration Testing
12 27 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (8.04%) Project Management
14 24 (7.72%) Service Delivery
15 23 (7.40%) Information Assurance
15 23 (7.40%) Change Control
16 19 (6.11%) Network Management
16 19 (6.11%) Incident Management
16 19 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.29%) SQL
2 3 (0.96%) C#
3 2 (0.64%) C
4 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.32%) Java
4 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.32%) C++
4 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (36.98%) CISSP
2 101 (32.48%) CISM
3 50 (16.08%) Security Cleared
4 49 (15.76%) CISA
5 48 (15.43%) SC Cleared
6 40 (12.86%) Degree
7 36 (11.58%) CRISC
8 15 (4.82%) OSCP
9 8 (2.57%) CISMP
10 4 (1.29%) MBCS
10 4 (1.29%) CITP
11 3 (0.96%) GIAC
11 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.96%) VCP5
12 2 (0.64%) CEH
12 2 (0.64%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.64%) SSCP
12 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (82.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (28.30%) PCI DSS
3 23 (7.40%) SLA
4 17 (5.47%) ISO 9001
5 14 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (3.86%) COSO
7 8 (2.57%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.64%) COBIT
8 2 (0.64%) QA
9 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 28 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.25%) XenApp
3 3 (0.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Nmap
1 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (7.72%) Citrix
2 18 (5.79%) Dell
3 6 (1.93%) VMware
3 6 (1.93%) Cisco
3 6 (1.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.29%) Remedy
5 3 (0.96%) McAfee
5 3 (0.96%) Websense
5 3 (0.96%) LogRhythm
6 2 (0.64%) Splunk
6 2 (0.64%) NetIQ
6 2 (0.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.32%) CA
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Capita
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 26 days ago