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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 740 807 838
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +31
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 191 158 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 163 127 119
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £81,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%

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
86090 96214 98460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.82% 87.25% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71883 78657 79409
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,036
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +91 189 £50,000 - 11
London +25 59 £58,500 -2.50% 3
South East +32 36 £54,555 +9.11% 1
West Midlands - 31 £42,500 - 2
South West +42 27 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +32 15 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Birmingham - 14 £42,500 - 1
Bristol - 12 £38,500 -
East of England +31 10 £39,338 -19.71%
Berkshire +18 10 £55,000 -31.25%
Manchester +1 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hertfordshire +24 9 £37,500 -50.00%
Yorkshire +34 8 £52,500 +56.71% 2
Surrey +30 7 £54,555 -0.80% 1
East Sussex -2 7 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire +17 6 £67,500 +58.82%
Swindon +9 6 £67,500 +58.82%
Lewes +5 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Watford - 6 £65,000 -
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Leeds +27 5 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 5 £52,500 - 1
Taunton - 5 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +19 4 - -
Bromley - 4 £58,750 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £45,000 - 1
Staines - 4 £65,000 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 369 (87.23%) Information Security
2 351 (82.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 236 (55.79%) Security Management
4 210 (49.65%) Information Security Management
5 190 (44.92%) Management Information System
6 189 (44.68%) CISSP
7 159 (37.59%) CISM
8 132 (31.21%) Risk Management
9 110 (26.00%) PCI DSS
10 95 (22.46%) Finance
11 92 (21.75%) CISA
12 84 (19.86%) Data Protection
13 73 (17.26%) ITIL
14 72 (17.02%) Business Continuity
15 71 (16.78%) Firewall
16 67 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
17 66 (15.60%) Legal
18 64 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
19 63 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
20 59 (13.95%) Microsoft
21 57 (13.48%) Degree
21 57 (13.48%) Data Protection Act
22 55 (13.00%) Security Operations
23 52 (12.29%) ISO27002
24 51 (12.06%) Internal Audit
25 50 (11.82%) Information Assurance
26 44 (10.40%) SIEM
27 40 (9.46%) Windows
28 39 (9.22%) Active Directory
28 39 (9.22%) Data Centre

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 23 (5.44%) IIS
2 10 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.89%) Apache
3 8 (1.89%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.96%) MS Office
2 21 (4.96%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.55%) MS Project
4 12 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.02%) PaaS
2 16 (3.78%) IaaS
3 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (16.78%) Firewall
2 34 (8.04%) Network Security
3 31 (7.33%) LAN
4 26 (6.15%) SAN
4 26 (6.15%) WAN
5 25 (5.91%) VPN
6 16 (3.78%) Cisco IPT
6 16 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (3.78%) IP Telephony
7 13 (3.07%) VoIP
8 9 (2.13%) Wireless
9 8 (1.89%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.65%) Internet
10 7 (1.65%) IPsec
10 7 (1.65%) SSL
11 5 (1.18%) IPv4
11 5 (1.18%) IPv6
12 3 (0.71%) HTTP
13 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.13%) Big Data
3 8 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.47%) GIS
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.24%) MySQL
5 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.24%) Redis
5 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 95 (22.46%) Finance
2 66 (15.60%) Legal
3 21 (4.96%) Retail
4 20 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.55%) Law
6 13 (3.07%) Advertising
7 9 (2.13%) Banking
8 7 (1.65%) Marketing
9 6 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.42%) Publishing
10 5 (1.18%) Automotive
11 3 (0.71%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 101 (23.88%) Security Manager
2 94 (22.22%) Analyst
3 84 (19.86%) Information Security Manager
4 81 (19.15%) Information Manager
5 76 (17.97%) Security Analyst
5 76 (17.97%) Security Officer
6 67 (15.84%) Information Officer
7 66 (15.60%) Information Security Officer
8 39 (9.22%) Information Analyst
9 38 (8.98%) Information Security Analyst
10 36 (8.51%) IT Manager
11 31 (7.33%) Consultant
12 30 (7.09%) IT Analyst
13 28 (6.62%) Security Consultant
14 25 (5.91%) Head of Security
15 24 (5.67%) Compliance Manager
16 22 (5.20%) Systems Manager
17 18 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
17 18 (4.26%) IT Security Manager
18 17 (4.02%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.65%) CSS
1 7 (1.65%) HTML
1 7 (1.65%) RESTful
2 6 (1.42%) .NET
2 6 (1.42%) .NET Framework
2 6 (1.42%) Ajax
2 6 (1.42%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (1.42%) Entity Framework
2 6 (1.42%) WCF
2 6 (1.42%) Web Services
3 3 (0.71%) Middleware
4 1 (0.24%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.24%) JSON
4 1 (0.24%) Memcached
4 1 (0.24%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 190 (44.92%) Management Information System
2 57 (13.48%) Data Protection Act
3 39 (9.22%) Data Centre
4 25 (5.91%) Replication
5 19 (4.49%) Cyberthreat
6 14 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.31%) CESG
7 12 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.84%) Cybercrime
8 8 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (1.89%) Smart Energy
8 8 (1.89%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.65%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.18%) PMI
10 5 (1.18%) SCADA
11 4 (0.95%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.46%) Windows
2 11 (2.60%) Linux
3 10 (2.36%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.65%) Unix
7 6 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (87.23%) Information Security
2 236 (55.79%) Security Management
3 210 (49.65%) Information Security Management
4 132 (31.21%) Risk Management
5 84 (19.86%) Data Protection
6 73 (17.26%) ITIL
7 72 (17.02%) Business Continuity
8 67 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 64 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
10 63 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
11 55 (13.00%) Security Operations
12 51 (12.06%) Internal Audit
13 50 (11.82%) Information Assurance
14 44 (10.40%) SIEM
15 38 (8.98%) Project Management
15 38 (8.98%) Vulnerability Management
16 35 (8.27%) Incident Management
17 34 (8.04%) Change Management
17 34 (8.04%) Security Architecture
18 31 (7.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.78%) SQL
2 6 (1.42%) C#
2 6 (1.42%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.47%) PHP
4 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 189 (44.68%) CISSP
2 159 (37.59%) CISM
3 92 (21.75%) CISA
4 57 (13.48%) Degree
5 37 (8.75%) CRISC
6 36 (8.51%) Security Cleared
7 29 (6.86%) SC Cleared
8 25 (5.91%) CLAS
9 15 (3.55%) IISP
10 13 (3.07%) MCSE
10 13 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (3.07%) SANS
11 10 (2.36%) CESG Certified Professional
11 10 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (2.36%) CISMP
12 8 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.65%) SSCP
14 6 (1.42%) MCP
15 5 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (82.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (26.00%) PCI DSS
3 52 (12.29%) ISO27002
4 32 (7.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 29 (6.86%) RMADS
6 24 (5.67%) COBIT
7 17 (4.02%) ISO 9001
8 15 (3.55%) ISO22301
9 14 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (2.36%) ISAE 3402
11 9 (2.13%) HMG Infosec
12 8 (1.89%) SSAE 16
13 7 (1.65%) QA
14 4 (0.95%) JSP 440
15 3 (0.71%) GPG13
16 2 (0.47%) BS25999
16 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.67%) vSphere
2 24 (5.67%) XenApp
3 18 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.42%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.71%) Snort
6 2 (0.47%) Firmware
6 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.65%) SCOM
2 4 (0.95%) Nessus
3 3 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.47%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.24%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.51%) Citrix
3 31 (7.33%) Cisco
4 27 (6.38%) VMware
5 23 (5.44%) CA
6 6 (1.42%) CheckPoint
6 6 (1.42%) Oracle
6 6 (1.42%) Qualys
7 4 (0.95%) Northgate
8 3 (0.71%) ArcSight
8 3 (0.71%) HP
8 3 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 3 (0.71%) Symantec
9 2 (0.47%) Avaya
9 2 (0.47%) CommVault
9 2 (0.47%) Computacenter
9 2 (0.47%) EMC
9 2 (0.47%) Veeam
10 1 (0.24%) NetApp
10 1 (0.24%) Veritas
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