The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 11.84% 1.34% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 1.69% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 11
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 147 118 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.71% 79.19% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 106 97 116
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Information Security in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 23 (67.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (67.65%) CISSP
3 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 20 (58.82%) CISM
4 18 (52.94%) CISA
4 18 (52.94%) ITIL
4 18 (52.94%) Degree
5 17 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 17 (50.00%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (47.06%) Oracle
6 16 (47.06%) CCSP
6 16 (47.06%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (47.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 15 (44.12%) SANS
7 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
7 15 (44.12%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (38.24%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (32.35%) Time Management
10 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (17.65%) SIEM
12 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
13 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
14 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
14 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
14 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (2.94%) Gunicorn
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) Tornado
1 1 (2.94%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.94%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) German Language
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Russian Language
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Consultant
2 11 (32.35%) Security Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Security Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Principal Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Principal Security Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Principal Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Security Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Celery
1 1 (2.94%) Django
1 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
1 1 (2.94%) Flask
1 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (2.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (52.94%) ITIL
3 17 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
5 13 (38.24%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (32.35%) Time Management
7 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
8 6 (17.65%) SIEM
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
9 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 4 (11.76%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (8.82%) Change Management
10 3 (8.82%) Information Management
10 3 (8.82%) Project Management
10 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
11 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) CISSP
2 20 (58.82%) CISM
3 18 (52.94%) CISA
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (47.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 16 (47.06%) CCSP
6 15 (44.12%) SANS
7 3 (8.82%) GIAC
8 2 (5.88%) CEH
8 2 (5.88%) CISMP
8 2 (5.88%) PgMP
8 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
8 2 (5.88%) PMP
8 2 (5.88%) QiCA
9 1 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) BS25999
2 2 (5.88%) COBIT
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
2 2 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 22301
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Interwoven
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
2 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.94%) AlgoSec
3 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.94%) F5
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Juniper
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.94%) Qualys
3 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds