The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 521 560 625
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +65
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 100 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.15% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 96 51 19
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%
ISMS
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39277 36796 40730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.88% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32377 30444 35159
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISMS
Salary Trend in London

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

ISMS Salary Trend in London

ISMS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ISMS Salary Histogram in London

ISMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
City of London +4 27 £46,000 -34.28% 4
Docklands, London - 4 £31,750 -
Dagenham - 3 £45,000 - 1
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 129 (88.97%) Information Security
2 101 (69.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 99 (68.28%) Security Management
4 89 (61.38%) Information Security Management
5 75 (51.72%) CISSP
6 70 (48.28%) Management Information System
7 66 (45.52%) Firewall
8 50 (34.48%) ITIL
9 35 (24.14%) Risk Management
10 34 (23.45%) Degree
11 33 (22.76%) Network Security
12 31 (21.38%) SIEM
12 31 (21.38%) Legal
12 31 (21.38%) Internet
13 30 (20.69%) Law
14 29 (20.00%) Windows
15 26 (17.93%) PCI DSS
16 25 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
16 25 (17.24%) CEH
17 22 (15.17%) SSL
17 22 (15.17%) Cyber Security
18 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
18 21 (14.48%) VPN
19 20 (13.79%) Active Directory
20 19 (13.10%) SLA
20 19 (13.10%) Data Protection
21 18 (12.41%) CheckPoint
21 18 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
22 17 (11.72%) CISA
22 17 (11.72%) UNIX

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (7.59%) IIS
2 10 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) FastStats
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (7.59%) assyst
2 4 (2.76%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (45.52%) Firewall
2 33 (22.76%) Network Security
3 31 (21.38%) Internet
4 22 (15.17%) SSL
5 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
5 21 (14.48%) VPN
6 12 (8.28%) NetScreen
6 12 (8.28%) IPsec
7 11 (7.59%) Intranet
7 11 (7.59%) SAN
8 10 (6.90%) DNS
8 10 (6.90%) DHCP
9 9 (6.21%) Wireless
10 5 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (3.45%) DMZ
11 3 (2.07%) LAN
12 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.38%) Big Data
4 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) NUnit
1 3 (2.07%) SpecFlow
1 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (21.38%) Legal
2 30 (20.69%) Law
3 10 (6.90%) Finance
4 9 (6.21%) Advertising
5 5 (3.45%) Banking
6 4 (2.76%) Retail
7 2 (1.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (35.17%) Analyst
2 50 (34.48%) Security Analyst
3 31 (21.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 31 (21.38%) Information Analyst
4 25 (17.24%) Information Security Specialist
4 25 (17.24%) Information Specialist
4 25 (17.24%) Security Specialist
5 21 (14.48%) Security Manager
6 20 (13.79%) Consultant
7 15 (10.34%) Security Consultant
8 12 (8.28%) Security Engineer
9 11 (7.59%) Information Manager
9 11 (7.59%) Information Security Manager
10 10 (6.90%) Product Specialist
10 10 (6.90%) Product Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Network Engineer
11 9 (6.21%) Security Officer
12 5 (3.45%) Information Security Officer
12 5 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (3.45%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.07%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.07%) jQuery
1 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (2.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.07%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) HTML5
2 1 (0.69%) HTML
2 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (48.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.90%) RMADS
2 10 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.90%) CESG
2 10 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
3 9 (6.21%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.07%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.38%) Social Media
5 2 (1.38%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Windows
2 17 (11.72%) UNIX
3 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 10 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (88.97%) Information Security
2 99 (68.28%) Security Management
3 89 (61.38%) Information Security Management
4 50 (34.48%) ITIL
5 35 (24.14%) Risk Management
6 31 (21.38%) SIEM
7 25 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
8 22 (15.17%) Cyber Security
9 19 (13.10%) Data Protection
10 18 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (10.34%) Business Continuity
12 14 (9.66%) DRM
12 14 (9.66%) Project Management
13 13 (8.97%) Information Assurance
14 12 (8.28%) Change Control
14 12 (8.28%) Problem Management
14 12 (8.28%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (7.59%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
16 10 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.07%) C
1 3 (2.07%) C#
1 3 (2.07%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.69%) Python
2 1 (0.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (51.72%) CISSP
2 34 (23.45%) Degree
3 25 (17.24%) CEH
4 17 (11.72%) CISA
5 16 (11.03%) CISM
6 12 (8.28%) JNCIA
6 12 (8.28%) CCNP
6 12 (8.28%) CCNA
6 12 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (7.59%) GIAC
7 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (7.59%) MCSE
8 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.07%) CISMP
9 3 (2.07%) CRISC
10 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (69.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.93%) PCI DSS
3 19 (13.10%) SLA
4 5 (3.45%) JSP 440
4 5 (3.45%) ISO 9001
5 4 (2.76%) QA
6 2 (1.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.69%) COSO
7 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) Nessus
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) CheckPoint
2 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.97%) Sophos
3 13 (8.97%) Cisco
4 12 (8.28%) LogRhythm
4 12 (8.28%) Blue Coat
4 12 (8.28%) Juniper
4 12 (8.28%) VMware
5 11 (7.59%) Citrix
6 10 (6.90%) Mitel
7 5 (3.45%) NetIQ
8 4 (2.76%) SAP
9 2 (1.38%) Tableau
10 1 (0.69%) Unica
10 1 (0.69%) Marketo
10 1 (0.69%) Neolane
10 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
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QA Apprenticeships
Salary: 14,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago