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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK
Rank 721 677 805
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +128
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 123 283 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 247 110
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 £40,000 £41,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
75139 88872 92319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.69% 88.15% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61840 73780 75650
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £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 20 February 2017 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -56 115 £52,500 -4.54% 22
London -49 46 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West +27 21 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Midlands +28 12 £43,750 +6.70% 4
Yorkshire +2 10 £53,750 +10.25% 3
South East +13 9 £43,250 -21.36% 5
City of London +13 9 £75,000 +36.36%
North West -10 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Bristol -5 8 £40,000 -30.43% 1
East Midlands - 8 £45,000 -
Birmingham +14 7 £40,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 7 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire +15 6 - - 2
Sheffield +12 6 - - 2
Northampton - 6 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Kent +17 5 £42,500 -22.72%
West Yorkshire +3 4 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Leeds +3 4 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Avon - 4 - -
Manchester -30 3 £43,000 -14.00%
Cheshire - 3 - -
Chester - 3 - -
Wales - 3 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire +37 2 £57,000 +3.63%
Warwickshire +34 2 £68,750 -
Scotland +22 2 - - 1
Coventry +15 2 £71,250 +90.00% 2
South Wales - 2 £42,000 - 1

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 324 (91.78%) Information Security
2 277 (78.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 245 (69.41%) Security Management
4 227 (64.31%) Information Security Management
5 201 (56.94%) Management Information System
6 175 (49.58%) CISSP
7 145 (41.08%) Risk Management
8 123 (34.84%) PCI DSS
9 121 (34.28%) CISM
10 97 (27.48%) Data Protection
11 89 (25.21%) Finance
12 79 (22.38%) Data Protection Act
13 78 (22.10%) Security Cleared
14 77 (21.81%) CISA
15 74 (20.96%) SC Cleared
16 67 (18.98%) Business Continuity
17 62 (17.56%) Risk Assessment
18 56 (15.86%) Legal
19 55 (15.58%) Penetration Testing
20 49 (13.88%) Disaster Recovery
21 48 (13.60%) Cybersecurity
22 47 (13.31%) Telecoms
23 46 (13.03%) Continuous Improvement
24 45 (12.75%) ITIL
25 42 (11.90%) Information Assurance
25 42 (11.90%) Security Architecture
26 38 (10.76%) Security Operations
26 38 (10.76%) CEH
27 36 (10.20%) Degree
27 36 (10.20%) ERP

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 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.42%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (4.82%) MS Excel
1 17 (4.82%) MS Office
2 14 (3.97%) MS Project
3 8 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.97%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.97%) Sentinel
2 6 (1.70%) assyst
3 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.82%) Office 365
2 16 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.55%) SaaS
4 6 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.07%) Firewall
2 22 (6.23%) Network Security
3 18 (5.10%) VPN
4 17 (4.82%) LAN
5 10 (2.83%) NAS
5 10 (2.83%) SAN
6 9 (2.55%) WAN
7 6 (1.70%) DNS
7 6 (1.70%) Intranet
7 6 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.42%) DHCP
9 4 (1.13%) SSL
10 3 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.57%) Internet
11 2 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.28%) Extranet
12 1 (0.28%) LDAP
12 1 (0.28%) SMS
12 1 (0.28%) SNMP
12 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.83%) SQL Server
1 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.28%) MySQL
General
1 89 (25.21%) Finance
2 56 (15.86%) Legal
3 47 (13.31%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.97%) Banking
5 12 (3.40%) Aerospace
6 10 (2.83%) Retail
7 8 (2.27%) Law
7 8 (2.27%) Marketing
8 5 (1.42%) Advertising
9 4 (1.13%) German Language
9 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
10 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (26.91%) Security Manager
2 69 (19.55%) Information Manager
3 61 (17.28%) Analyst
4 59 (16.71%) Information Security Manager
5 52 (14.73%) Consultant
5 52 (14.73%) Security Analyst
6 45 (12.75%) Security Consultant
7 36 (10.20%) Information Security Consultant
7 36 (10.20%) Information Security Officer
7 36 (10.20%) Security Officer
8 31 (8.78%) Information Officer
9 28 (7.93%) Information Analyst
9 28 (7.93%) Information Security Analyst
10 21 (5.95%) Security Specialist
11 19 (5.38%) Information Security Specialist
11 19 (5.38%) Information Specialist
12 16 (4.53%) Compliance Manager
12 16 (4.53%) Head of Security
13 14 (3.97%) Architect
13 14 (3.97%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.28%) HTML
1 1 (0.28%) LAMP
1 1 (0.28%) Laravel
1 1 (0.28%) SAML
1 1 (0.28%) Symfony
1 1 (0.28%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 201 (56.94%) Management Information System
2 79 (22.38%) Data Protection Act
3 31 (8.78%) Data Centre
4 25 (7.08%) CESG
5 18 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.82%) Driving Licence
7 11 (3.12%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.83%) Clustering
9 9 (2.55%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (2.27%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.27%) Fintech
10 8 (2.27%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.98%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (1.98%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.85%) NHS
13 2 (0.57%) BBC
13 2 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.52%) Windows
2 11 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (2.83%) Windows Server
3 10 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.98%) Linux
4 7 (1.98%) Unix
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (91.78%) Information Security
2 245 (69.41%) Security Management
3 227 (64.31%) Information Security Management
4 145 (41.08%) Risk Management
5 97 (27.48%) Data Protection
6 67 (18.98%) Business Continuity
7 62 (17.56%) Risk Assessment
8 55 (15.58%) Penetration Testing
9 49 (13.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 48 (13.60%) Cybersecurity
11 46 (13.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 45 (12.75%) ITIL
13 42 (11.90%) Information Assurance
13 42 (11.90%) Security Architecture
14 38 (10.76%) Security Operations
15 36 (10.20%) ERP
16 35 (9.92%) Vulnerability Management
17 31 (8.78%) Service Management
18 29 (8.22%) Security Monitoring
18 29 (8.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.27%) C
2 7 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.70%) Perl
4 5 (1.42%) Python
4 5 (1.42%) SQL
5 2 (0.57%) PHP
6 1 (0.28%) AWK
6 1 (0.28%) Java
6 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 175 (49.58%) CISSP
2 121 (34.28%) CISM
3 78 (22.10%) Security Cleared
4 77 (21.81%) CISA
5 74 (20.96%) SC Cleared
6 38 (10.76%) CEH
7 36 (10.20%) Degree
8 32 (9.07%) CISMP
9 25 (7.08%) CRISC
10 18 (5.10%) CESG Certified Professional
11 16 (4.53%) ISSAP
12 13 (3.68%) BPSS Clearance
12 13 (3.68%) DV Cleared
13 8 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (1.98%) CLAS
15 6 (1.70%) CCNA
15 6 (1.70%) PCI QSA
16 5 (1.42%) CGEIT
16 5 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (78.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 123 (34.84%) PCI DSS
3 34 (9.63%) RMADS
4 27 (7.65%) GDPR
4 27 (7.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (7.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 20 (5.67%) COBIT
7 17 (4.82%) ISO27002
8 15 (4.25%) SLA
9 14 (3.97%) GPG13
10 12 (3.40%) ISO 9001
10 12 (3.40%) JSP 440
11 10 (2.83%) ISO22301
12 7 (1.98%) HMG Infosec
13 2 (0.57%) FINRA
13 2 (0.57%) FISMA
13 2 (0.57%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.28%) BS25999
14 1 (0.28%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.28%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 22 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.83%) Firmware
2 10 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (2.83%) Terminal Services
3 6 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.42%) Snort
5 2 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (1.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (0.85%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.28%) DameWare
4 1 (0.28%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.97%) ServiceNow
3 12 (3.40%) Citrix
3 12 (3.40%) HP
4 10 (2.83%) CommVault
5 7 (1.98%) Forcepoint
5 7 (1.98%) Sophos
6 6 (1.70%) Huawei
6 6 (1.70%) VMware
7 4 (1.13%) Cisco
8 3 (0.85%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.57%) BMC
9 2 (0.57%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.57%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.57%) Remedy
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) SAP
10 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.28%) Lotus
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle
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Uckfield, East Sussex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £44,000 to £48,000 per annum + great benefits package
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UK
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + great benefits package
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Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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