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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 238 216 215
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £44,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4972 4330 4210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.19% 81.68% 78.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 3628 3722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ISMS Salary Trend in the South West

ISMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Dorset - 3 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +2 1 £40,000 -5.88%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) CISSP
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Process Management
5 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) IPsec
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (45.45%) Coaching
6 4 (36.36%) CESG
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) CISA
7 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) McAfee
7 3 (27.27%) Websense
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL V2
8 2 (18.18%) CISMP
8 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 1 (9.09%) CISM
9 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) IPsec
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Process Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL V2
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CISMP
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
2 3 (27.27%) Websense