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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK
Rank 687 687 805
Rank change year-on-year
0 +118
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 162 256 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 121 211 116
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +18.91%

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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 20 January 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 January 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 -7 150 £56,250 +2.27% 18
London +9 57 £65,000 +18.18% 13
West Midlands +14 23 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West +8 21 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South East +43 20 £60,000 +9.09%
Birmingham +2 19 £40,000 -3.61% 1
City of London +3 12 £75,000 +36.36% 3
Yorkshire +10 11 £52,500 +7.69%
North West -13 11 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Berkshire +45 9 £60,000 +4.34%
Surrey +35 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol -9 9 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Gloucestershire - 8 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +10 7 £52,500 +7.69%
Leeds +6 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 -
Chester - 6 - -
Cheshire - 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
Staines - 5 £60,000 -
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -
Reading +40 4 £44,000 -27.86%
Sheffield - 4 - -
Lancashire - 4 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £45,000 -
Northampton - 4 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Avon - 4 - -
Darwen - 3 £52,500 -
South Wales - 3 £75,000 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 352 (92.88%) Information Security
2 299 (78.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 263 (69.39%) Security Management
4 251 (66.23%) Information Security Management
5 221 (58.31%) Management Information System
6 177 (46.70%) CISSP
7 149 (39.31%) Risk Management
8 142 (37.47%) PCI DSS
9 125 (32.98%) CISM
10 117 (30.87%) Data Protection
11 101 (26.65%) Finance
12 95 (25.07%) Data Protection Act
13 87 (22.96%) Security Cleared
14 83 (21.90%) CISA
15 81 (21.37%) SC Cleared
16 73 (19.26%) Cybersecurity
17 70 (18.47%) Business Continuity
17 70 (18.47%) Risk Assessment
18 65 (17.15%) Legal
19 58 (15.30%) Penetration Testing
20 57 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
21 55 (14.51%) ITIL
22 53 (13.98%) Telecoms
23 52 (13.72%) Continuous Improvement
24 45 (11.87%) CEH
25 43 (11.35%) Security Operations
26 42 (11.08%) Security Architecture
27 41 (10.82%) ERP
28 40 (10.55%) Degree
28 40 (10.55%) Information Assurance

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 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.32%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.75%) MS Office
3 14 (3.69%) MS Project
4 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.69%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.69%) Sentinel
2 6 (1.58%) assyst
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (4.75%) Office 365
2 11 (2.90%) SaaS
3 8 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.92%) Firewall
2 22 (5.80%) Network Security
3 19 (5.01%) VPN
4 17 (4.49%) LAN
5 13 (3.43%) NAS
5 13 (3.43%) SAN
6 6 (1.58%) WAN
7 4 (1.06%) Intranet
7 4 (1.06%) SSL
7 4 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.53%) DHCP
8 2 (0.53%) DNS
8 2 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.26%) Internet
9 1 (0.26%) SMS
9 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.43%) SQL Server
1 13 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 13 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.26%) MySQL
General
1 101 (26.65%) Finance
2 65 (17.15%) Legal
3 53 (13.98%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.43%) Law
5 12 (3.17%) Banking
6 10 (2.64%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.11%) Marketing
7 8 (2.11%) Retail
8 7 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.58%) Advertising
10 4 (1.06%) Back Office
10 4 (1.06%) German Language
11 2 (0.53%) Publishing
11 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (31.13%) Security Manager
2 73 (19.26%) Information Manager
3 64 (16.89%) Analyst
4 63 (16.62%) Information Security Manager
5 54 (14.25%) Security Analyst
6 50 (13.19%) Consultant
7 43 (11.35%) Information Security Officer
7 43 (11.35%) Security Officer
8 42 (11.08%) Security Consultant
9 38 (10.03%) Information Officer
10 36 (9.50%) Information Security Consultant
11 27 (7.12%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 27 (7.12%) Information Analyst
11 27 (7.12%) Information Security Analyst
12 20 (5.28%) Security Specialist
13 19 (5.01%) Compliance Manager
13 19 (5.01%) Information Security Specialist
13 19 (5.01%) Information Specialist
14 17 (4.49%) Head of Security
15 13 (3.43%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.26%) HTML
1 1 (0.26%) LAMP
1 1 (0.26%) Laravel
1 1 (0.26%) Symfony
1 1 (0.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 221 (58.31%) Management Information System
2 95 (25.07%) Data Protection Act
3 36 (9.50%) Data Centre
4 24 (6.33%) CESG
5 21 (5.54%) Driving Licence
6 15 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.43%) Clustering
8 12 (3.17%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.90%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.37%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (2.11%) Fintech
11 8 (2.11%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.58%) NHS
13 5 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
13 5 (1.32%) Cryptography
14 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.53%) BBC
15 2 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.80%) Windows
2 14 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (3.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.85%) Unix
5 3 (0.79%) Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (92.88%) Information Security
2 263 (69.39%) Security Management
3 251 (66.23%) Information Security Management
4 149 (39.31%) Risk Management
5 117 (30.87%) Data Protection
6 73 (19.26%) Cybersecurity
7 70 (18.47%) Business Continuity
7 70 (18.47%) Risk Assessment
8 58 (15.30%) Penetration Testing
9 57 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 55 (14.51%) ITIL
11 52 (13.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (11.35%) Security Operations
13 42 (11.08%) Security Architecture
14 41 (10.82%) ERP
15 40 (10.55%) Information Assurance
15 40 (10.55%) Vulnerability Management
16 38 (10.03%) Matrix Organization
17 32 (8.44%) SIEM
18 28 (7.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.11%) C
2 5 (1.32%) SQL
3 4 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.53%) Perl
4 2 (0.53%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 177 (46.70%) CISSP
2 125 (32.98%) CISM
3 87 (22.96%) Security Cleared
4 83 (21.90%) CISA
5 81 (21.37%) SC Cleared
6 45 (11.87%) CEH
7 40 (10.55%) Degree
8 35 (9.23%) CISMP
9 28 (7.39%) CRISC
10 17 (4.49%) CESG Certified Professional
11 16 (4.22%) BPSS Clearance
12 14 (3.69%) ISSAP
13 10 (2.64%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.85%) SANS
15 6 (1.58%) PCI QSA
16 5 (1.32%) CLAS
16 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 4 (1.06%) CGEIT
17 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
18 3 (0.79%) HCISPP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (78.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 142 (37.47%) PCI DSS
3 39 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 31 (8.18%) GDPR
5 30 (7.92%) RMADS
6 24 (6.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 17 (4.49%) ISO 9001
7 17 (4.49%) ISO27002
8 14 (3.69%) COBIT
8 14 (3.69%) GPG13
9 12 (3.17%) JSP 440
9 12 (3.17%) SLA
10 10 (2.64%) ISO22301
11 8 (2.11%) HMG Infosec
12 3 (0.79%) QA
13 2 (0.53%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.26%) BS25999
14 1 (0.26%) COSO
14 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 25 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.43%) Firmware
2 13 (3.43%) Hyper-V
2 13 (3.43%) Terminal Services
3 6 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Snort
4 2 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 2 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.26%) DameWare
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
2 1 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (7.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.22%) Citrix
3 15 (3.96%) HP
4 14 (3.69%) ServiceNow
5 13 (3.43%) CommVault
6 11 (2.90%) Huawei
7 7 (1.85%) Forcepoint
7 7 (1.85%) Sophos
8 6 (1.58%) VMware
9 4 (1.06%) Cisco
9 4 (1.06%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.53%) CA
10 2 (0.53%) FINRA
10 2 (0.53%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.53%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.53%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) BMC
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle
11 1 (0.26%) Remedy
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Discoun
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + car, pension, shares, annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago