The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 409 388 402
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 27 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.084% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 26
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,300 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £72,750 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16781 16183 17362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.87% 80.27% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13543 12790 14875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ISMS Salary Trend in the South East

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the South East

ISMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(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
Surrey +5 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire -2 4 £60,000 -
East Sussex -4 3 £42,500 +66.66% 1
Middlesex +15 2 £64,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £44,000 -
Hampshire -20 1 £48,000 -10.69%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (72.22%) Information Security
2 49 (68.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 34 (47.22%) Security Management
4 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
5 33 (45.83%) Information Security Management
5 33 (45.83%) CISSP
6 18 (25.00%) Legal
6 18 (25.00%) CESG
7 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
7 17 (23.61%) SOA
8 16 (22.22%) RMADS
8 16 (22.22%) Information Assurance
9 15 (20.83%) CRAMM
9 15 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
10 13 (18.06%) CESG CLAS
10 13 (18.06%) CISM
11 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 12 (16.67%) Windows
11 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 12 (16.67%) Degree
11 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
12 11 (15.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
12 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (12.50%) Finance
13 9 (12.50%) SLA
13 9 (12.50%) MS Office
13 9 (12.50%) Citrix

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (15.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) DHCP
1 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
1 7 (9.72%) DNS
2 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (4.17%) Network Security
3 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.39%) Wireless
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) SMS
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
General
1 18 (25.00%) Legal
2 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Law
5 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Security Advisor
3 10 (13.89%) Security Manager
4 9 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.72%) IT Support
7 6 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Information Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Information Security Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Information Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Compliance Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Information Risk Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Governance Manager
9 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 36 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 18 (25.00%) CESG
3 16 (22.22%) RMADS
4 13 (18.06%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (9.72%) Fat Client
6 7 (9.72%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (9.72%) Thin Client
6 7 (9.72%) Blackberry
7 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.17%) Replication
9 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Information Security
2 34 (47.22%) Security Management
2 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
3 33 (45.83%) Information Security Management
4 17 (23.61%) SOA
5 16 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 15 (20.83%) CRAMM
6 15 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.72%) Network Management
9 7 (9.72%) Change Control
10 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.33%) BCP
10 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.94%) Change Management
12 4 (5.56%) ITIL
12 4 (5.56%) Service Management
12 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) CISSP
2 13 (18.06%) CISM
3 12 (16.67%) Degree
4 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.33%) CRISC
6 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.56%) CISA
7 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.17%) CISMP
7 3 (4.17%) VCP5
8 1 (1.39%) IRCA
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (68.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 11 (15.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (12.50%) SLA
5 8 (11.11%) ISO 9001
6 5 (6.94%) ISO 14001
6 5 (6.94%) COSO
7 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
8 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) XenApp
3 3 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Citrix
2 7 (9.72%) Dell
3 4 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.78%) BT
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Symantec