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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 716 796 794
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 191 171 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 162 148 165
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
83876 95652 97563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.52% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69767 79052 78125
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +97 188 £51,000 -5.11% 18
London +1 57 £67,500 +12.50% 7
South East +83 48 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Berkshire +56 27 £44,000 +17.33%
South West +11 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Reading - 25 £44,000 -
West Midlands +4 23 £43,500 -27.50% 3
Bristol +12 18 £33,000 -37.14%
Yorkshire +43 17 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Surrey +51 15 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Birmingham -11 15 £43,500 -27.50% 1
West Yorkshire +28 10 £54,000 +47.94% 1
Leeds +37 7 £52,500 +43.83% 1
East Midlands +20 7 £50,000 +36.05%
Swindon +12 7 £67,500 +92.85%
Wiltshire +8 7 £67,500 +92.85%
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £50,000 +29.87%
South Yorkshire - 7 £60,000 -
City of London +48 6 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Nottingham +8 5 £50,000 +29.87%
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 -
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
East of England +10 4 £37,500 -50.00%
North West -1 4 £59,000 +31.11% 2
Bradford - 4 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +20 3 £37,500 -57.14%
Hampshire +10 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Manchester -1 3 £59,000 +31.11% 2
Dudley - 3 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 358 (90.18%) Information Security
2 320 (80.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 250 (62.97%) Security Management
4 234 (58.94%) Information Security Management
5 199 (50.13%) Management Information System
6 178 (44.84%) CISSP
7 150 (37.78%) PCI DSS
8 144 (36.27%) CISM
9 122 (30.73%) Risk Management
10 109 (27.46%) Data Protection
11 102 (25.69%) Cybersecurity
12 101 (25.44%) CISA
13 94 (23.68%) Finance
14 78 (19.65%) ITIL
14 78 (19.65%) Data Protection Act
15 75 (18.89%) Legal
16 67 (16.88%) Business Continuity
17 60 (15.11%) Degree
17 60 (15.11%) Risk Assessment
18 57 (14.36%) Disaster Recovery
19 55 (13.85%) Security Cleared
20 53 (13.35%) Firewall
21 51 (12.85%) Security Operations
22 50 (12.59%) SC Cleared
23 47 (11.84%) Security Architecture
23 47 (11.84%) Microsoft
24 45 (11.34%) Vulnerability Management
25 43 (10.83%) Telecoms
26 42 (10.58%) ISO27002
26 42 (10.58%) Internal Audit

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 12 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.76%) IIS
3 4 (1.01%) Apache
3 4 (1.01%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.01%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.04%) MS Office
3 18 (4.53%) MS Project
4 15 (3.78%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.02%) PaaS
3 7 (1.76%) IaaS
3 7 (1.76%) SaaS
4 5 (1.26%) Office 365
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (13.35%) Firewall
2 32 (8.06%) Network Security
3 30 (7.56%) LAN
4 24 (6.05%) VPN
5 17 (4.28%) SAN
6 15 (3.78%) WAN
7 10 (2.52%) NAS
8 7 (1.76%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.76%) IP Telephony
8 7 (1.76%) SSL
9 5 (1.26%) Internet
9 5 (1.26%) IPv4
9 5 (1.26%) IPv6
9 5 (1.26%) Wireless
10 4 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.76%) HTTP
11 3 (0.76%) IPsec
12 2 (0.50%) VoIP
13 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.01%) Big Data
4 4 (1.01%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.50%) GIS
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.25%) Selenium
1 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (23.68%) Finance
2 75 (18.89%) Legal
3 43 (10.83%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.03%) Retail
5 12 (3.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.77%) Law
7 9 (2.27%) Advertising
7 9 (2.27%) Marketing
8 6 (1.51%) Banking
9 4 (1.01%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Back Office
10 2 (0.50%) Front Office
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (30.23%) Security Manager
2 76 (19.14%) Analyst
3 74 (18.64%) Information Security Manager
4 71 (17.88%) Information Manager
5 70 (17.63%) Security Analyst
6 67 (16.88%) Security Officer
7 59 (14.86%) Information Officer
7 59 (14.86%) Information Security Officer
8 36 (9.07%) Information Analyst
8 36 (9.07%) Information Security Analyst
9 34 (8.56%) Compliance Manager
10 33 (8.31%) Consultant
11 29 (7.30%) Security Consultant
12 27 (6.80%) Cybersecurity Manager
13 22 (5.54%) IT Manager
14 18 (4.53%) Information Security Consultant
14 18 (4.53%) IT Analyst
15 17 (4.28%) IT Security Analyst
16 16 (4.03%) Auditor
17 15 (3.78%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.76%) Web Services
2 2 (0.50%) RESTful
3 1 (0.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.25%) Ajax
3 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.25%) CSS
3 1 (0.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.25%) HTML
3 1 (0.25%) JSON
3 1 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 199 (50.13%) Management Information System
2 78 (19.65%) Data Protection Act
3 34 (8.56%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.28%) Driving Licence
5 15 (3.78%) Client/Server
6 14 (3.53%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.27%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (3.02%) CESG
9 10 (2.52%) Clustering
10 7 (1.76%) Replication
11 6 (1.51%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.51%) NHS
12 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.26%) PMI
12 5 (1.26%) SCADA
12 5 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (1.01%) Smart Energy
13 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.05%) Windows
2 17 (4.28%) Windows Server
3 16 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.76%) Linux
5 6 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.51%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (90.18%) Information Security
2 250 (62.97%) Security Management
3 234 (58.94%) Information Security Management
4 122 (30.73%) Risk Management
5 109 (27.46%) Data Protection
6 102 (25.69%) Cybersecurity
7 78 (19.65%) ITIL
8 67 (16.88%) Business Continuity
9 60 (15.11%) Risk Assessment
10 57 (14.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 51 (12.85%) Security Operations
12 47 (11.84%) Security Architecture
13 45 (11.34%) Vulnerability Management
14 42 (10.58%) Internal Audit
15 40 (10.08%) SIEM
16 32 (8.06%) Incident Management
17 31 (7.81%) Penetration Testing
18 30 (7.56%) Project Management
19 29 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
19 29 (7.30%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.78%) SQL
2 3 (0.76%) C
3 1 (0.25%) C#
3 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 178 (44.84%) CISSP
2 144 (36.27%) CISM
3 101 (25.44%) CISA
4 60 (15.11%) Degree
5 55 (13.85%) Security Cleared
6 50 (12.59%) SC Cleared
7 32 (8.06%) CRISC
8 21 (5.29%) CEH
9 13 (3.27%) SANS
10 12 (3.02%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (2.52%) CLAS
12 8 (2.02%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (2.02%) CISMP
13 7 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.76%) IISP
13 7 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.51%) SSCP
15 5 (1.26%) MCSE
15 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (1.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (80.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 150 (37.78%) PCI DSS
3 42 (10.58%) ISO27002
4 39 (9.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (7.30%) COBIT
6 19 (4.79%) ISO 9001
7 16 (4.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (3.53%) RMADS
9 9 (2.27%) ISO22301
10 6 (1.51%) HMG Infosec
10 6 (1.51%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (1.26%) JSP 440
11 5 (1.26%) QA
12 4 (1.01%) SLA
12 4 (1.01%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.25%) COSO
13 1 (0.25%) GPG13
13 1 (0.25%) ISO27005
System Software
1 34 (8.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.52%) Firmware
2 10 (2.52%) Hyper-V
2 10 (2.52%) Terminal Services
2 10 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.76%) BitLocker
3 7 (1.76%) vSphere
3 7 (1.76%) XenApp
4 1 (0.25%) Snort
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.26%) SCOM
2 2 (0.50%) Nessus
3 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.25%) Nagios
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.54%) Citrix
3 19 (4.79%) CA
4 18 (4.53%) Cisco
5 12 (3.02%) HP
6 10 (2.52%) CommVault
6 10 (2.52%) VMware
7 9 (2.27%) Huawei
8 6 (1.51%) Qualys
9 5 (1.26%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.26%) Oracle
10 4 (1.01%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.50%) Avaya
11 2 (0.50%) SAP
12 1 (0.25%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.25%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.25%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.25%) Sophos
12 1 (0.25%) SunGard
12 1 (0.25%) Veritas
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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