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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 725 782 840
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +58
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 209 176 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 176 147 111
Median salary £50,000 £54,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £36,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
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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 +77 202 £50,000 -7.40% 21
South East +57 61 £55,000 +10.00% 2
London -1 59 £58,000 +4.03% 1
West Midlands +17 28 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South West +22 22 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Surrey +34 15 £65,000 +30.00%
East Sussex -2 15 £50,000 -
North West +27 14 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Lewes +2 14 £60,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +22 12 £27,500 -65.62%
Birmingham - 11 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +28 10 £52,500 +45.83% 3
Manchester +8 9 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Bristol - 9 £38,500 - 1
East of England +30 8 £41,175 -15.96% 3
Buckinghamshire +27 8 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Sussex - 8 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 8 £43,750 -
Hertfordshire +31 7 £51,250 -26.78% 3
West Yorkshire +13 7 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +20 6 £58,750 - 1
Staines +18 6 £65,000 -
Watford - 6 £65,000 - 1
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Stockport - 5 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £27,500 -
Taunton - 5 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £45,000 -
Reading +19 4 £27,500 -65.62%

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 406 (87.50%) Information Security
2 376 (81.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 255 (54.96%) Security Management
4 230 (49.57%) Information Security Management
5 205 (44.18%) CISSP
6 203 (43.75%) Management Information System
7 166 (35.78%) CISM
8 136 (29.31%) Risk Management
9 120 (25.86%) PCI DSS
10 107 (23.06%) Finance
11 93 (20.04%) CISA
12 90 (19.40%) ITIL
13 85 (18.32%) Data Protection
14 75 (16.16%) Firewall
15 69 (14.87%) Risk Assessment
15 69 (14.87%) Security Operations
16 68 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
17 65 (14.01%) Disaster Recovery
18 60 (12.93%) Microsoft
18 60 (12.93%) Legal
18 60 (12.93%) Business Continuity
18 60 (12.93%) Information Assurance
19 58 (12.50%) Degree
20 57 (12.28%) Data Protection Act
21 55 (11.85%) Internal Audit
22 51 (10.99%) ISO27002
23 46 (9.91%) Windows
23 46 (9.91%) SIEM
24 44 (9.48%) Incident Management
25 43 (9.27%) Vulnerability Management

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 26 (5.60%) IIS
2 11 (2.37%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.72%) Apache
4 8 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 19 (4.09%) MS Office
4 14 (3.02%) MS Project
5 12 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.31%) IaaS
1 20 (4.31%) PaaS
2 6 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.65%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 75 (16.16%) Firewall
2 34 (7.33%) LAN
3 32 (6.90%) Network Security
4 31 (6.68%) WAN
5 29 (6.25%) SAN
6 22 (4.74%) VPN
7 20 (4.31%) Cisco IPT
7 20 (4.31%) Fibre Channel
7 20 (4.31%) IP Telephony
8 13 (2.80%) VoIP
9 10 (2.16%) Internet
10 9 (1.94%) Wireless
11 8 (1.72%) iSCSI
12 7 (1.51%) IPsec
12 7 (1.51%) SSL
13 4 (0.86%) IPv4
13 4 (0.86%) IPv6
14 3 (0.65%) HTTP
15 2 (0.43%) DHCP
15 2 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.37%) Big Data
3 8 (1.72%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.43%) GIS
4 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.22%) MySQL
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.22%) Redis
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 107 (23.06%) Finance
2 60 (12.93%) Legal
3 21 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.45%) Retail
5 15 (3.23%) Advertising
5 15 (3.23%) Law
6 9 (1.94%) Banking
7 8 (1.72%) Publishing
8 7 (1.51%) Marketing
9 5 (1.08%) Automotive
10 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.65%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.43%) Back Office
12 2 (0.43%) Electronics
12 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 111 (23.92%) Analyst
2 108 (23.28%) Security Manager
3 91 (19.61%) Information Manager
4 90 (19.40%) Information Security Manager
5 87 (18.75%) Security Analyst
5 87 (18.75%) Security Officer
6 76 (16.38%) Information Officer
7 75 (16.16%) Information Security Officer
8 53 (11.42%) Information Analyst
9 48 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
10 39 (8.41%) IT Manager
11 33 (7.11%) Consultant
11 33 (7.11%) IT Analyst
12 30 (6.47%) Security Consultant
13 25 (5.39%) Compliance Manager
13 25 (5.39%) Systems Manager
14 23 (4.96%) Head of Security
15 20 (4.31%) IT Security Analyst
16 18 (3.88%) IT Security Manager
17 16 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.94%) CSS
1 9 (1.94%) HTML
1 9 (1.94%) RESTful
2 8 (1.72%) .NET
2 8 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 8 (1.72%) Ajax
2 8 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 8 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (1.72%) Entity Framework
2 8 (1.72%) WCF
3 6 (1.29%) Web Services
4 3 (0.65%) Middleware
5 1 (0.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.22%) JSON
5 1 (0.22%) Memcached
5 1 (0.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 203 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 57 (12.28%) Data Protection Act
3 41 (8.84%) Data Centre
4 31 (6.68%) Cyberthreat
5 30 (6.47%) Replication
6 21 (4.53%) CESG
7 13 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.59%) Cybercrime
9 8 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
9 8 (1.72%) Smart Energy
9 8 (1.72%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.51%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.29%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
12 5 (1.08%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.08%) NHS
12 5 (1.08%) PMI
12 5 (1.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.91%) Windows
2 11 (2.37%) Linux
3 10 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.51%) Unix
5 7 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.51%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Debian
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (87.50%) Information Security
2 255 (54.96%) Security Management
3 230 (49.57%) Information Security Management
4 136 (29.31%) Risk Management
5 90 (19.40%) ITIL
6 85 (18.32%) Data Protection
7 69 (14.87%) Risk Assessment
7 69 (14.87%) Security Operations
8 68 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
9 65 (14.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 60 (12.93%) Business Continuity
10 60 (12.93%) Information Assurance
11 55 (11.85%) Internal Audit
12 46 (9.91%) SIEM
13 44 (9.48%) Incident Management
14 43 (9.27%) Vulnerability Management
15 41 (8.84%) Change Management
16 37 (7.97%) Project Management
17 36 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (7.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.66%) SQL
2 8 (1.72%) C#
2 8 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.43%) C
3 2 (0.43%) PHP
4 1 (0.22%) Go
4 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 205 (44.18%) CISSP
2 166 (35.78%) CISM
3 93 (20.04%) CISA
4 58 (12.50%) Degree
5 39 (8.41%) Security Cleared
6 36 (7.76%) CRISC
7 34 (7.33%) CLAS
8 33 (7.11%) SC Cleared
9 21 (4.53%) SANS
10 16 (3.45%) CISMP
10 16 (3.45%) IISP
11 14 (3.02%) MCSE
11 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (2.80%) CESG Certified Professional
13 11 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (1.94%) SSCP
15 8 (1.72%) MCP
15 8 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.51%) CEH
16 7 (1.51%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (81.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 120 (25.86%) PCI DSS
3 51 (10.99%) ISO27002
4 41 (8.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 33 (7.11%) RMADS
6 31 (6.68%) COBIT
7 20 (4.31%) ISO 9001
8 16 (3.45%) ISO22301
9 14 (3.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (2.37%) HMG Infosec
11 10 (2.16%) ISAE 3402
11 10 (2.16%) QA
12 8 (1.72%) SSAE 16
13 6 (1.29%) GPG13
14 3 (0.65%) SLA
15 2 (0.43%) BS25999
15 2 (0.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.03%) vSphere
2 28 (6.03%) XenApp
3 23 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.29%) BitLocker
5 4 (0.86%) Snort
6 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.72%) SCOM
2 5 (1.08%) Nessus
3 4 (0.86%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.22%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.41%) Cisco
3 38 (8.19%) Citrix
4 32 (6.90%) VMware
5 21 (4.53%) CA
6 7 (1.51%) Oracle
7 6 (1.29%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.29%) Qualys
8 5 (1.08%) Symantec
9 4 (0.86%) ArcSight
9 4 (0.86%) Northgate
10 3 (0.65%) Intel Security
10 3 (0.65%) Veeam
11 2 (0.43%) Avaya
11 2 (0.43%) Capita
11 2 (0.43%) Computacenter
11 2 (0.43%) EMC
11 2 (0.43%) HP
11 2 (0.43%) SAP
12 1 (0.22%) Dell
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Capita plc
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South Yorkshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum
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Salary: £42000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
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