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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 716 769 758
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -11
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 154 109 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 130 81 88
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,800 £34,075
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £75,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +61.29%
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +66 63 £55,000 -8.33% 8
South East +23 42 £48,000 -16.52% 1
North West -10 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Midlands +23 9 £40,000 -14.89%
Yorkshire -22 7 £45,000 -45.45% 2
South West -26 6 £40,000 -48.38% 1
East of England -25 5 £47,500 +2.70%
West Midlands -2 2 - -
ISMS
UK

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 263 (78.51%) Information Security
2 255 (76.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 181 (54.03%) Security Management
4 173 (51.64%) Information Security Management
5 132 (39.40%) Management Information System
5 132 (39.40%) CISSP
6 115 (34.33%) Risk Management
7 82 (24.48%) ITIL
8 74 (22.09%) Firewall
9 65 (19.40%) Legal
10 60 (17.91%) Degree
11 58 (17.31%) PCI DSS
12 57 (17.01%) RMADS
13 56 (16.72%) CISM
14 54 (16.12%) CESG
15 51 (15.22%) Information Assurance
16 47 (14.03%) Law
16 47 (14.03%) Active Directory
17 44 (13.13%) Windows
17 44 (13.13%) Security Cleared
18 43 (12.84%) CESG CLAS
19 41 (12.24%) Risk Assessment
20 36 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (10.15%) MS Excel
21 34 (10.15%) Project Management
22 33 (9.85%) MS Office
23 32 (9.55%) TCP/IP
23 32 (9.55%) Finance
23 32 (9.55%) Penetration Testing
24 31 (9.25%) CEH

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 31 (9.25%) MS Exchange
2 26 (7.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.37%) IIS
5 17 (5.07%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.85%) MS Office
3 10 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.79%) MS Project
4 6 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.28%) assyst
2 2 (0.60%) RMDS
3 1 (0.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (22.09%) Firewall
2 32 (9.55%) TCP/IP
3 28 (8.36%) Network Security
4 25 (7.46%) DNS
4 25 (7.46%) DHCP
5 19 (5.67%) VPN
6 18 (5.37%) Internet
7 17 (5.07%) SAN
8 15 (4.48%) Wireless
9 14 (4.18%) SSL
10 12 (3.58%) Intranet
11 10 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (2.69%) DMZ
13 4 (1.19%) IPsec
14 3 (0.90%) WAN
14 3 (0.90%) LAN
15 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
16 1 (0.30%) SMS
16 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.60%) Big Data
4 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) NUnit
1 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.30%) Moq
4 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 65 (19.40%) Legal
2 47 (14.03%) Law
3 32 (9.55%) Finance
4 20 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.99%) Banking
6 8 (2.39%) Retail
7 5 (1.49%) Local Government
8 3 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (26.27%) Analyst
2 68 (20.30%) Security Analyst
3 47 (14.03%) Information Analyst
4 46 (13.73%) Consultant
5 43 (12.84%) Information Security Analyst
6 42 (12.54%) Security Manager
7 37 (11.04%) Security Specialist
8 34 (10.15%) Information Security Specialist
8 34 (10.15%) Information Specialist
9 32 (9.55%) Security Consultant
10 26 (7.76%) Information Security Manager
10 26 (7.76%) Information Manager
10 26 (7.76%) Security Officer
11 22 (6.57%) Information Security Officer
12 21 (6.27%) CLAS Consultant
13 20 (5.97%) Security Advisor
13 20 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (4.18%) Network Engineer
15 10 (2.99%) Information Security Consultant
15 10 (2.99%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.49%) jQuery
2 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.19%) .NET
2 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (0.90%) Web Services
4 2 (0.60%) CSS
4 2 (0.60%) HTML
5 1 (0.30%) REST
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.30%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.30%) EDI
5 1 (0.30%) Middleware
5 1 (0.30%) WCF
5 1 (0.30%) LINQ
5 1 (0.30%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 132 (39.40%) Management Information System
2 57 (17.01%) RMADS
3 54 (16.12%) CESG
4 43 (12.84%) CESG CLAS
5 36 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (7.76%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.58%) Thin Client
7 12 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.58%) Fat Client
8 11 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.19%) PKI
9 4 (1.19%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.90%) NHS
10 3 (0.90%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.60%) Replication
11 2 (0.60%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.30%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.30%) Freedom of Information Act
12 1 (0.30%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.13%) Windows
2 21 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.18%) Mac OS
3 14 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (3.58%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.99%) UNIX
6 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (78.51%) Information Security
2 181 (54.03%) Security Management
3 173 (51.64%) Information Security Management
4 115 (34.33%) Risk Management
5 82 (24.48%) ITIL
6 51 (15.22%) Information Assurance
7 41 (12.24%) Risk Assessment
8 34 (10.15%) Project Management
9 32 (9.55%) Penetration Testing
10 31 (9.25%) Business Continuity
11 29 (8.66%) Risk Analysis
11 29 (8.66%) Cyber Security
12 28 (8.36%) Change Control
12 28 (8.36%) Ethical Hacking
13 27 (8.06%) Data Protection
14 25 (7.46%) SOA
15 23 (6.87%) Service Delivery
15 23 (6.87%) CRAMM
16 20 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (5.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.79%) C
2 5 (1.49%) C#
2 5 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.19%) SQL
4 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.30%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 132 (39.40%) CISSP
2 60 (17.91%) Degree
3 56 (16.72%) CISM
4 44 (13.13%) Security Cleared
5 31 (9.25%) CEH
6 27 (8.06%) SC Cleared
7 25 (7.46%) CISA
8 15 (4.48%) GIAC
9 13 (3.88%) CRISC
10 11 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (3.28%) MCSE
11 6 (1.79%) CISMP
11 6 (1.79%) OSCP
12 5 (1.49%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.19%) EnCE
14 3 (0.90%) SSCP
15 2 (0.60%) IRCA
15 2 (0.60%) ISEB
15 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (76.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (17.31%) PCI DSS
3 27 (8.06%) SLA
4 21 (6.27%) ISO 9001
5 18 (5.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (4.78%) JSP 440
7 7 (2.09%) QA
8 4 (1.19%) ISO 14001
8 4 (1.19%) COSO
9 1 (0.30%) TickIT
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 47 (14.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.79%) XenApp
4 2 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.99%) Nessus
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (8.66%) Citrix
2 24 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.37%) VMware
4 14 (4.18%) Mitel
5 12 (3.58%) Dell
6 7 (2.09%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.09%) NetIQ
7 6 (1.79%) Cisco
8 4 (1.19%) Remedy
9 3 (0.90%) SAP
9 3 (0.90%) CA
10 2 (0.60%) Symantec
10 2 (0.60%) BT
10 2 (0.60%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.30%) Tableau
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + On application
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xchanging
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xchanging
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000pa dependent on level of experience (+ excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago