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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 712 784 812
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +28
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 214 177 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 174 143 114
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 £35,350 £37,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%

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
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +71 204 £50,000 -4.76% 22
South East +58 77 £55,000 +10.00%
London +11 64 £57,500 +4.54% 9
East Sussex +34 28 £50,000 +85.18%
Lewes +1 26 £50,000 +85.18%
West Midlands +6 19 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Surrey +14 17 £65,000 +30.00%
South West +17 14 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire +6 14 £37,500 +4.16% 6
Buckinghamshire +34 13 £41,250 -23.25%
West Yorkshire +16 11 £34,500 -23.33% 3
Leeds +14 10 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Staines +17 9 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £41,250 -
East of England +30 8 £52,500 +7.14%
Berkshire +19 8 £27,500 -56.00%
North West +11 7 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Staffordshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
City of London +53 6 £60,000 +2.56%
Manchester +2 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
West Sussex - 6 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £65,000 - 1
Somerset - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £40,000 -
Bristol - 5 £65,000 - 1
Watford - 5 £65,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £27,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £45,000 - 1
Reading +16 4 £27,500 -56.00%

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 433 (86.95%) Information Security
2 405 (81.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 263 (52.81%) Security Management
4 244 (49.00%) Information Security Management
5 216 (43.37%) CISSP
6 207 (41.57%) Management Information System
7 178 (35.74%) CISM
8 157 (31.53%) Risk Management
9 113 (22.69%) Finance
10 108 (21.69%) PCI DSS
11 93 (18.67%) Data Protection
12 90 (18.07%) ITIL
13 83 (16.67%) CISA
14 74 (14.86%) Firewall
15 70 (14.06%) Information Assurance
16 68 (13.65%) Security Operations
17 67 (13.45%) Risk Assessment
18 65 (13.05%) Disaster Recovery
19 63 (12.65%) Legal
19 63 (12.65%) Cybersecurity
20 60 (12.05%) Windows
21 59 (11.85%) Degree
22 58 (11.65%) Microsoft
23 56 (11.24%) Internal Audit
24 55 (11.04%) Data Protection Act
25 54 (10.84%) Business Continuity
25 54 (10.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
26 52 (10.44%) Incident Management
27 46 (9.24%) Cisco
28 45 (9.04%) SIEM

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 27 (5.42%) IIS
2 14 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.61%) Apache
4 8 (1.61%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.80%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) Node.js
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.41%) MS Office
3 15 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.42%) IaaS
1 22 (4.42%) PaaS
2 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 74 (14.86%) Firewall
2 34 (6.83%) SAN
3 30 (6.02%) WAN
4 29 (5.82%) LAN
5 27 (5.42%) Network Security
6 22 (4.42%) Cisco IPT
6 22 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
6 22 (4.42%) IP Telephony
7 17 (3.41%) VPN
8 13 (2.61%) VoIP
9 12 (2.41%) Internet
10 8 (1.61%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.41%) Wireless
12 6 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (1.00%) IPsec
13 5 (1.00%) SSL
14 4 (0.80%) DHCP
14 4 (0.80%) DNS
14 4 (0.80%) Intranet
14 4 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.41%) Big Data
3 8 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.40%) GIS
4 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.20%) MySQL
5 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.20%) Redis
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 113 (22.69%) Finance
2 63 (12.65%) Legal
3 21 (4.22%) Law
4 18 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.21%) Retail
6 15 (3.01%) Advertising
7 11 (2.21%) Banking
8 9 (1.81%) Publishing
9 6 (1.20%) Automotive
10 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.00%) Marketing
11 3 (0.60%) Back Office
12 2 (0.40%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (24.50%) Analyst
2 120 (24.10%) Security Manager
3 99 (19.88%) Information Manager
4 94 (18.88%) Information Security Manager
5 92 (18.47%) Security Analyst
6 90 (18.07%) Security Officer
7 80 (16.06%) Information Officer
8 79 (15.86%) Information Security Officer
9 62 (12.45%) Information Analyst
10 53 (10.64%) Information Security Analyst
11 47 (9.44%) IT Manager
12 31 (6.22%) Consultant
12 31 (6.22%) IT Analyst
13 29 (5.82%) Security Consultant
14 25 (5.02%) Systems Manager
15 24 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (4.62%) Head of Security
16 23 (4.62%) IT Security Manager
17 19 (3.82%) IT Security Analyst
18 18 (3.61%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.81%) CSS
1 9 (1.81%) HTML
1 9 (1.81%) RESTful
2 8 (1.61%) .NET
2 8 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 8 (1.61%) Ajax
2 8 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 8 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (1.61%) Entity Framework
2 8 (1.61%) WCF
3 6 (1.20%) Web Services
4 3 (0.60%) Middleware
5 1 (0.20%) CGI
5 1 (0.20%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.20%) JSON
5 1 (0.20%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 207 (41.57%) Management Information System
2 55 (11.04%) Data Protection Act
3 38 (7.63%) Data Centre
4 32 (6.43%) Replication
5 29 (5.82%) Cyberthreat
6 26 (5.22%) CESG
7 13 (2.61%) CESG CLAS
7 13 (2.61%) NHS
8 12 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.01%) Cybercrime
10 8 (1.61%) Smart Energy
11 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
11 6 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.80%) Clustering
12 4 (0.80%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.80%) PKI
12 4 (0.80%) PMI
12 4 (0.80%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.05%) Windows
2 16 (3.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.81%) Linux
4 9 (1.81%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.41%) Unix
6 7 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.20%) Debian
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (86.95%) Information Security
2 263 (52.81%) Security Management
3 244 (49.00%) Information Security Management
4 157 (31.53%) Risk Management
5 93 (18.67%) Data Protection
6 90 (18.07%) ITIL
7 70 (14.06%) Information Assurance
8 68 (13.65%) Security Operations
9 67 (13.45%) Risk Assessment
10 65 (13.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 63 (12.65%) Cybersecurity
12 56 (11.24%) Internal Audit
13 54 (10.84%) Business Continuity
14 52 (10.44%) Incident Management
15 45 (9.04%) SIEM
16 43 (8.63%) Vulnerability Management
17 42 (8.43%) Change Management
18 36 (7.23%) Service Delivery
19 33 (6.63%) Mobile Device Management
19 33 (6.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.81%) SQL
2 8 (1.61%) C#
2 8 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.20%) C
4 2 (0.40%) PHP
5 1 (0.20%) Go
5 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 216 (43.37%) CISSP
2 178 (35.74%) CISM
3 83 (16.67%) CISA
4 59 (11.85%) Degree
5 45 (9.04%) CLAS
6 39 (7.83%) CRISC
7 33 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 27 (5.42%) SC Cleared
9 23 (4.62%) SANS
10 21 (4.22%) CISMP
11 17 (3.41%) MCSE
11 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (2.81%) IISP
14 12 (2.41%) CESG Certified Professional
15 10 (2.01%) SSCP
16 8 (1.61%) MCP
16 8 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.41%) CEH
17 7 (1.41%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (81.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (21.69%) PCI DSS
3 54 (10.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 38 (7.63%) ISO27002
4 38 (7.63%) RMADS
5 28 (5.62%) COBIT
6 21 (4.22%) ISO 9001
7 17 (3.41%) ISO22301
8 11 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (2.01%) QA
10 9 (1.81%) HMG Infosec
10 9 (1.81%) SSAE 16
11 8 (1.61%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (1.20%) GPG13
13 4 (0.80%) BS25999
14 3 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (8.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.02%) vSphere
2 30 (6.02%) XenApp
3 25 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.20%) BitLocker
5 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.80%) Snort
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.81%) Nessus
2 8 (1.61%) SCOM
3 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.20%) EnCase
5 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.20%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.24%) Cisco
3 40 (8.03%) Citrix
4 34 (6.83%) VMware
5 15 (3.01%) CA
6 7 (1.41%) Qualys
7 5 (1.00%) Oracle
7 5 (1.00%) Symantec
8 4 (0.80%) ArcSight
8 4 (0.80%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.80%) Dell
8 4 (0.80%) Northgate
8 4 (0.80%) WatchGuard
9 3 (0.60%) Capita
9 3 (0.60%) Intel Security
9 3 (0.60%) SAP
9 3 (0.60%) Veeam
10 2 (0.40%) Computacenter
10 2 (0.40%) EMC
10 2 (0.40%) HP
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Free Parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 27 days ago