The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 726 761 787
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 188 160 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 141 115 71
Average salary £54,100 £46,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.60% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £44,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+20.67% -22.17%

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
92400 98031 88665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.25% 82.02% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74682 78923 72760
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 172 £54,050 +17.50% 15
London +75 83 £54,100 +13.89% 4
South East +11 52 £55,000 +22.22% 3
City of London +36 24 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Berkshire +6 17 £62,500 -
Reading +2 16 £62,500 -
Surrey +4 12 £48,000 -14.66%
East Sussex -7 9 £27,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 9 £36,000 - 1
Kent - 8 £72,500 -
Lewes -1 7 £27,000 -
Middlesex - 5 - -
South Yorkshire - 5 £36,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £36,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £72,500 -
South Wales - 5 £100,000 -
Wales - 5 £100,000 -
North West +4 4 £53,250 +59.75% 4
West Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 4 £45,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 4 - -
Scotland +16 3 £38,000 -20.00%
East of England +7 3 £54,000 +2.85%
East Midlands +6 3 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Suffolk +1 3 £54,000 +2.85%
Manchester -9 3 £41,500 +21.46% 4
South West -9 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 3 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Nottingham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £38,000 -

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS.

1 290 (87.35%) Information Security
2 273 (82.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 201 (60.54%) Security Management
4 192 (57.83%) Information Security Management
5 129 (38.86%) Management Information System
6 124 (37.35%) CISSP
7 123 (37.05%) Risk Management
8 107 (32.23%) CISM
9 93 (28.01%) PCI DSS
10 67 (20.18%) Finance
11 66 (19.88%) ITIL
12 53 (15.96%) Security Cleared
12 53 (15.96%) CISA
12 53 (15.96%) Business Continuity
13 51 (15.36%) Legal
14 50 (15.06%) SC Cleared
15 48 (14.46%) Data Protection
16 47 (14.16%) Risk Assessment
16 47 (14.16%) Cyber Security
17 46 (13.86%) Degree
18 39 (11.75%) CRISC
19 36 (10.84%) Data Protection Act
20 34 (10.24%) Service Management
21 33 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
22 32 (9.64%) RMADS
23 30 (9.04%) Windows
24 28 (8.43%) Active Directory
24 28 (8.43%) Penetration Testing
25 27 (8.13%) MS Office
26 26 (7.83%) Project Management

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ISMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (2.11%) IIS
4 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (8.13%) MS Office
2 11 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.72%) DHCP
1 19 (5.72%) TCP/IP
1 19 (5.72%) DNS
2 16 (4.82%) Network Security
3 14 (4.22%) Firewall
4 6 (1.81%) LAN
4 6 (1.81%) WAN
5 4 (1.20%) IPsec
5 4 (1.20%) SAN
6 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.60%) Intranet
7 2 (0.60%) Internet
8 1 (0.30%) Extranet
8 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.30%) HTTP
8 1 (0.30%) SSL
8 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
1 3 (0.90%) Big Data
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.30%) NUnit
1 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.30%) Moq
1 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 67 (20.18%) Finance
2 51 (15.36%) Legal
3 22 (6.63%) Law
4 13 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.31%) Advertising
6 10 (3.01%) Retail
7 6 (1.81%) Marketing
8 5 (1.51%) Banking
8 5 (1.51%) Automotive
8 5 (1.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 65 (19.58%) Analyst
3 60 (18.07%) Information Manager
4 58 (17.47%) Information Security Manager
5 47 (14.16%) Consultant
6 44 (13.25%) Information Security Officer
6 44 (13.25%) Security Officer
7 36 (10.84%) Security Analyst
8 27 (8.13%) Information Analyst
8 27 (8.13%) Security Consultant
9 24 (7.23%) Information Security Analyst
10 19 (5.72%) Information Security Consultant
10 19 (5.72%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (5.42%) CLAS Consultant
12 16 (4.82%) Information Specialist
12 16 (4.82%) Security Specialist
12 16 (4.82%) Information Security Specialist
13 11 (3.31%) Tester
14 10 (3.01%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.90%) .NET
1 3 (0.90%) WCF
2 2 (0.60%) HTML
2 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.60%) CSS
2 2 (0.60%) Entity Framework
2 2 (0.60%) REST
2 2 (0.60%) jQuery
3 1 (0.30%) RESTful
3 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.30%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (0.30%) SOAP
3 1 (0.30%) Web Services
3 1 (0.30%) COM
3 1 (0.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 129 (38.86%) Management Information System
2 36 (10.84%) Data Protection Act
3 32 (9.64%) RMADS
4 24 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.93%) CESG
6 19 (5.72%) Thin Client
6 19 (5.72%) Blackberry
6 19 (5.72%) Fat Client
7 13 (3.92%) CESG CLAS
8 11 (3.31%) NHS
9 10 (3.01%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.41%) PKI
11 4 (1.20%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.90%) Replication
12 3 (0.90%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.90%) BYOD
13 2 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.60%) Freedom of Information Act
13 2 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.04%) Windows
2 19 (5.72%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.81%) Linux
4 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (87.35%) Information Security
2 201 (60.54%) Security Management
3 192 (57.83%) Information Security Management
4 123 (37.05%) Risk Management
5 66 (19.88%) ITIL
6 53 (15.96%) Business Continuity
7 48 (14.46%) Data Protection
8 47 (14.16%) Risk Assessment
8 47 (14.16%) Cyber Security
9 34 (10.24%) Service Management
10 33 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (8.43%) Penetration Testing
12 26 (7.83%) Project Management
13 25 (7.53%) Service Delivery
13 25 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (6.93%) Change Control
14 23 (6.93%) Incident Management
15 22 (6.63%) Information Assurance
15 22 (6.63%) Security Architecture
16 19 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.20%) SQL
2 3 (0.90%) C#
3 2 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.30%) C++
4 1 (0.30%) Java
4 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 124 (37.35%) CISSP
2 107 (32.23%) CISM
3 53 (15.96%) CISA
3 53 (15.96%) Security Cleared
4 50 (15.06%) SC Cleared
5 46 (13.86%) Degree
6 39 (11.75%) CRISC
7 15 (4.52%) OSCP
8 11 (3.31%) CISMP
9 4 (1.20%) MBCS
9 4 (1.20%) GSEC
9 4 (1.20%) CITP
9 4 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.20%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.90%) GIAC
10 3 (0.90%) VCP5
10 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.60%) SSCP
11 2 (0.60%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (82.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 93 (28.01%) PCI DSS
3 24 (7.23%) SLA
4 21 (6.33%) ISO 9001
5 14 (4.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (3.61%) COSO
7 8 (2.41%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.90%) COBIT
8 3 (0.90%) QA
9 2 (0.60%) BS25999
10 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 28 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.11%) XenApp
3 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.90%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Nessus
1 1 (0.30%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (7.23%) Citrix
2 18 (5.42%) Dell
3 12 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.01%) VMware
5 7 (2.11%) Cisco
6 5 (1.51%) SAP
7 4 (1.20%) HP
7 4 (1.20%) Remedy
8 3 (0.90%) McAfee
8 3 (0.90%) Websense
8 3 (0.90%) LogRhythm
8 3 (0.90%) CA
9 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.60%) NetIQ
9 2 (0.60%) Symantec
9 2 (0.60%) Splunk
10 1 (0.30%) Capita
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allow + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allow + bens
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 20 days ago