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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 127 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
ISMS
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1763 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.81% 78.39% 73.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1331 1189
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ISMS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

ISMS Salary Trend in Reading

ISMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (87.50%) Data Protection
2 14 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Cyber Security
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Information Security Management
2 14 (87.50%) Security Management
3 11 (68.75%) Matrix Management
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
6 5 (31.25%) Advertising
7 4 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (18.75%) CISSP
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) CISMP
8 3 (18.75%) CESG
8 3 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (18.75%) MBCS
8 3 (18.75%) CITP
9 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
10 1 (6.25%) VCP4

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (31.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Security Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Information Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Assurance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Audit Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (18.75%) CESG
2 3 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (87.50%) Data Protection
2 14 (87.50%) Cyber Security
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Information Security Management
2 14 (87.50%) Security Management
3 11 (68.75%) Matrix Management
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CISMP
2 3 (18.75%) MBCS
2 3 (18.75%) CITP
3 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (87.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley