Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 170 143 204
Rank change year-on-year -27 +61 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 101 64 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.48% 1.53% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.65% 13.14% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 92 56 149
10th Percentile £36,825 £47,412 £45,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,632 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.96% -1.92% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £87,125 £103,750 £96,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,168 487 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.09% 11.65% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 422 1,380
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
75th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Central London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Central London.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Central London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Central London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Central London

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -51 77 £67,500 +8.00% 38
City of Westminster -17 1 £82,500 -2.94%
ISO/IEC 27001
London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 66 (65.35%) Information Security
2 50 (49.50%) Finance
3 45 (44.55%) NIST
4 40 (39.60%) CISSP
5 37 (36.63%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (32.67%) CISM
7 31 (30.69%) Security Management
8 30 (29.70%) GDPR
9 27 (26.73%) Azure
10 26 (25.74%) Management Information System
10 26 (25.74%) Information Security Management
11 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
12 22 (21.78%) ITIL
12 22 (21.78%) Social Skills
13 21 (20.79%) Cyber Essentials
14 20 (19.80%) ISMS
14 20 (19.80%) PCI DSS
15 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (17.82%) Data Protection
17 15 (14.85%) CISA
17 15 (14.85%) Project Management
17 15 (14.85%) Windows
18 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
18 14 (13.86%) Legal
19 13 (12.87%) Law
19 13 (12.87%) Incident Management
19 13 (12.87%) Regulatory Compliance
19 13 (12.87%) GRC
20 11 (10.89%) Problem-Solving

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Azure
2 11 (10.89%) AWS
3 9 (8.91%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (7.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.96%) GCP
6 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.99%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.99%) GitHub
7 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.99%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.99%) Serverless
7 1 (0.99%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) Network Security
3 5 (4.95%) VPN
4 4 (3.96%) Internet
5 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.98%) LAN
5 2 (1.98%) Skype
5 2 (1.98%) WebEx
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.99%) HTTP
6 1 (0.99%) MPLS
6 1 (0.99%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.99%) SSL
6 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.99%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) Power BI
2 1 (0.99%) Redis
2 1 (0.99%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) AppScan
2 1 (0.99%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) GoCD
General
1 50 (49.50%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Social Skills
3 14 (13.86%) Legal
4 13 (12.87%) Law
5 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.93%) Influencing Skills
6 6 (5.94%) Public Sector
7 5 (4.95%) Back Office
7 5 (4.95%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.98%) Advertising
9 2 (1.98%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.99%) Banking
10 1 (0.99%) Electronics
10 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.99%) Marketing
10 1 (0.99%) Publishing
10 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (19.80%) Analyst
1 20 (19.80%) Consultant
2 18 (17.82%) Information Manager
2 18 (17.82%) Information Security Manager
2 18 (17.82%) Security Manager
3 14 (13.86%) Security Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Security Consultant
5 9 (8.91%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Information Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (6.93%) Security Officer
7 6 (5.94%) Information Officer
7 6 (5.94%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Risk Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.95%) SOC Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Administrator
10 3 (2.97%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Node.js
1 2 (1.98%) OAuth
1 2 (1.98%) OpenID
1 2 (1.98%) SailPoint
1 2 (1.98%) SAML
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.99%) J2EE
2 1 (0.99%) JSP
2 1 (0.99%) REST
2 1 (0.99%) SOAP
2 1 (0.99%) Vue.js
2 1 (0.99%) WebRTC
2 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.94%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.99%) CESG
4 1 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.99%) Equities
4 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.99%) Life Science
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.99%) Smart Energy
4 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) Information Security
2 37 (36.63%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (30.69%) Security Management
4 26 (25.74%) Information Security Management
5 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
6 22 (21.78%) ITIL
7 20 (19.80%) ISMS
8 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (17.82%) Data Protection
10 15 (14.85%) Project Management
11 13 (12.87%) Incident Management
11 13 (12.87%) Regulatory Compliance
12 11 (10.89%) Data Privacy
12 11 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (9.90%) DevSecOps
13 10 (9.90%) Identity Access Management
13 10 (9.90%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (9.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 9 (8.91%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.97%) PHP
2 3 (2.97%) Python
2 3 (2.97%) SQL
3 2 (1.98%) C
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.99%) C++
4 1 (0.99%) Go
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (39.60%) CISSP
2 33 (32.67%) CISM
3 15 (14.85%) CISA
4 8 (7.92%) Degree
5 6 (5.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (2.97%) CREST Certified
6 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.97%) SANS
6 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.98%) CEH
7 2 (1.98%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.98%) CRISC
7 2 (1.98%) MCDST
7 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.99%) CLAS
8 1 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.99%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.55%) NIST
2 30 (29.70%) GDPR
3 21 (20.79%) Cyber Essentials
4 20 (19.80%) PCI DSS
5 13 (12.87%) GRC
6 11 (10.89%) COBIT
7 7 (6.93%) NCSC
8 6 (5.94%) NIST 800
9 5 (4.95%) SOC 2
10 4 (3.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (3.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (1.98%) HIPAA
12 2 (1.98%) ISO 14001
12 2 (1.98%) ISO 31000
12 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
12 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (1.98%) JSP 440
12 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.99%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 3 (2.97%) SCCM
1 3 (2.97%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.98%) Ansible
2 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.98%) Terraform
2 2 (1.98%) WSUS
3 1 (0.99%) CASB
3 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.99%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.99%) Nessus
3 1 (0.99%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco
3 4 (3.96%) Aderant
3 4 (3.96%) iManage
4 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.97%) Google
4 3 (2.97%) Qualys
5 2 (1.98%) BeyondTrust
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
5 2 (1.98%) CyberArk
5 2 (1.98%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.98%) Intapp
5 2 (1.98%) Okta
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) Rapid7
5 2 (1.98%) Sophos
5 2 (1.98%) Xero
6 1 (0.99%) CrowdStrike
6 1 (0.99%) Varonis