The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 721 831 815
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 193 151 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 166 126 150
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +17.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISMS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK.

ISMS Salary Trend in the UK

ISMS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the UK

ISMS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 192 £52,500 -4.54% 10
London +32 53 £67,500 +12.50% 3
South East +31 37 £54,555 +9.11% 2
West Midlands +22 29 £42,500 - 4
South West +25 26 £38,500 -9.41%
Berkshire +35 23 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Yorkshire +43 19 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Birmingham +4 18 £45,000 - 1
Reading +23 15 £44,000 -45.00% 1
Bristol +22 15 £38,500 -26.66%
West Yorkshire +32 11 £53,000 +45.20% 1
North West +24 11 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England +27 9 £37,500 -46.42%
Leeds +37 8 £52,500 +43.83% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +20 7 £37,500 -50.00%
East Midlands +15 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Swindon +14 7 £67,500 +74.19%
Wiltshire +14 7 £67,500 +74.19%
Nottinghamshire +13 7 £50,000 +36.05%
Surrey +36 6 £54,778 -0.40%
Manchester -3 6 £59,000 +31.11%
Nottingham +12 5 £50,000 +36.05%
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Bromley - 4 £58,750 -
Watford - 4 £63,750 -
St Albans - 3 £37,500 -
Preston - 3 £33,500 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISMS.

1 351 (86.88%) Information Security
2 334 (82.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 231 (57.18%) Security Management
4 209 (51.73%) Information Security Management
5 193 (47.77%) Management Information System
6 179 (44.31%) CISSP
7 149 (36.88%) CISM
8 130 (32.18%) PCI DSS
9 129 (31.93%) Risk Management
10 99 (24.50%) Data Protection
11 95 (23.51%) CISA
12 89 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
13 87 (21.53%) ITIL
14 79 (19.55%) Finance
15 76 (18.81%) Legal
16 74 (18.32%) Data Protection Act
17 70 (17.33%) Business Continuity
18 68 (16.83%) Firewall
19 65 (16.09%) Disaster Recovery
20 59 (14.60%) Risk Assessment
21 58 (14.36%) Degree
21 58 (14.36%) Security Operations
22 50 (12.38%) Microsoft
23 48 (11.88%) Security Cleared
24 47 (11.63%) Internal Audit
25 46 (11.39%) SIEM
26 45 (11.14%) Vulnerability Management
26 45 (11.14%) ISO27002
27 41 (10.15%) Security Architecture
28 40 (9.90%) SC Cleared

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.47%) IIS
2 8 (1.98%) Apache
2 8 (1.98%) Apache Pig
2 8 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.95%) MS Office
2 20 (4.95%) MS Visio
3 14 (3.47%) MS Project
4 12 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.47%) PaaS
2 13 (3.22%) IaaS
3 5 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.99%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.83%) Firewall
2 38 (9.41%) Network Security
3 33 (8.17%) LAN
4 25 (6.19%) VPN
5 23 (5.69%) SAN
6 20 (4.95%) WAN
7 13 (3.22%) Cisco IPT
7 13 (3.22%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (3.22%) IP Telephony
8 9 (2.23%) VoIP
9 7 (1.73%) Wireless
10 6 (1.49%) NAS
10 6 (1.49%) SSL
11 5 (1.24%) Internet
11 5 (1.24%) IPsec
11 5 (1.24%) IPv4
11 5 (1.24%) IPv6
12 4 (0.99%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.74%) HTTP
14 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.98%) Big Data
3 8 (1.98%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.50%) GIS
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 79 (19.55%) Finance
2 76 (18.81%) Legal
3 25 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.70%) Retail
5 14 (3.47%) Law
6 12 (2.97%) Advertising
6 12 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.98%) Banking
8 7 (1.73%) Marketing
9 6 (1.49%) Publishing
10 5 (1.24%) Automotive
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (26.98%) Security Manager
2 79 (19.55%) Information Security Manager
3 77 (19.06%) Analyst
4 75 (18.56%) Information Manager
5 71 (17.57%) Security Officer
6 65 (16.09%) Security Analyst
7 62 (15.35%) Information Officer
7 62 (15.35%) Information Security Officer
8 35 (8.66%) Consultant
9 33 (8.17%) Information Analyst
9 33 (8.17%) Information Security Analyst
10 31 (7.67%) Security Consultant
11 28 (6.93%) Compliance Manager
12 26 (6.44%) IT Manager
13 23 (5.69%) IT Analyst
14 20 (4.95%) Cybersecurity Manager
15 19 (4.70%) Systems Manager
16 17 (4.21%) Auditor
16 17 (4.21%) Information Security Consultant
17 16 (3.96%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.49%) Web Services
2 5 (1.24%) RESTful
3 4 (0.99%) .NET
3 4 (0.99%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.99%) Ajax
3 4 (0.99%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (0.99%) CSS
3 4 (0.99%) Entity Framework
3 4 (0.99%) HTML
3 4 (0.99%) WCF
4 2 (0.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 193 (47.77%) Management Information System
2 74 (18.32%) Data Protection Act
3 40 (9.90%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.46%) Replication
5 14 (3.47%) CESG
5 14 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.22%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.22%) Cyberthreat
7 12 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.97%) Cybercrime
7 12 (2.97%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.98%) Smart Energy
8 8 (1.98%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.49%) Clustering
9 6 (1.49%) NHS
9 6 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.24%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.24%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.24%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.42%) Windows
2 14 (3.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.48%) Linux
6 7 (1.73%) Unix
7 6 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (86.88%) Information Security
2 231 (57.18%) Security Management
3 209 (51.73%) Information Security Management
4 129 (31.93%) Risk Management
5 99 (24.50%) Data Protection
6 89 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
7 87 (21.53%) ITIL
8 70 (17.33%) Business Continuity
9 65 (16.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 59 (14.60%) Risk Assessment
11 58 (14.36%) Security Operations
12 47 (11.63%) Internal Audit
13 46 (11.39%) SIEM
14 45 (11.14%) Vulnerability Management
15 41 (10.15%) Security Architecture
16 39 (9.65%) Information Assurance
17 36 (8.91%) Incident Management
17 36 (8.91%) Project Management
18 30 (7.43%) Statistical Analysis
19 28 (6.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.96%) SQL
2 4 (0.99%) C#
2 4 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 179 (44.31%) CISSP
2 149 (36.88%) CISM
3 95 (23.51%) CISA
4 58 (14.36%) Degree
5 48 (11.88%) Security Cleared
6 40 (9.90%) SC Cleared
7 37 (9.16%) CRISC
8 16 (3.96%) CLAS
9 13 (3.22%) SANS
10 10 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.48%) IISP
11 9 (2.23%) CEH
11 9 (2.23%) CISMP
11 9 (2.23%) MCSE
11 9 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (1.98%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.49%) SSCP
15 5 (1.24%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (82.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 130 (32.18%) PCI DSS
3 45 (11.14%) ISO27002
4 27 (6.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (6.44%) COBIT
6 21 (5.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 19 (4.70%) ISO 9001
7 19 (4.70%) RMADS
8 10 (2.48%) ISAE 3402
9 8 (1.98%) SSAE 16
10 7 (1.73%) HMG Infosec
10 7 (1.73%) QA
11 6 (1.49%) ISO22301
12 5 (1.24%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.50%) GPG13
14 1 (0.25%) COSO
14 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (8.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.21%) vSphere
2 17 (4.21%) XenApp
3 15 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.49%) BitLocker
4 6 (1.49%) Firmware
4 6 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.50%) Snort
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) SCOM
2 3 (0.74%) Nessus
3 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
4 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.25%) SCCM
4 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.67%) Citrix
3 25 (6.19%) Cisco
4 23 (5.69%) CA
5 19 (4.70%) VMware
6 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
6 7 (1.73%) HP
6 7 (1.73%) Oracle
7 6 (1.49%) CommVault
7 6 (1.49%) Qualys
8 5 (1.24%) Huawei
9 2 (0.50%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.50%) Avaya
9 2 (0.50%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.50%) Symantec
10 1 (0.25%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.25%) NetApp
10 1 (0.25%) Sony
10 1 (0.25%) Sophos
10 1 (0.25%) Veeam
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
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Berwick Partners
Salary: £75,000 per annum
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