The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 246 302
Rank change year-on-year +18 +56  
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 4 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.078% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 13
Median salary £73,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.66% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £55,000 £50,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -5.98%  

ISMS 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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4641 6448 9164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.52% 90.31% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4239 5742 7723
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing ISMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the City of London

ISMS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISMS in the City of London.

Salary trend for ISMS in the City of London

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (76.47%) Information Security Management
3 13 (76.47%) Security Management
4 12 (70.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (47.06%) CISM
5 8 (47.06%) CISSP
6 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
7 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
7 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
8 4 (23.53%) SLA
8 4 (23.53%) Law
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (17.65%) CISA
9 3 (17.65%) SaaS
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (17.65%) Coaching
9 3 (17.65%) Presales
9 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
9 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Line Management
10 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (11.76%) COBIT
10 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
10 2 (11.76%) German Language
10 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
10 2 (11.76%) Finance

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) German Language
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Information Manager
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (47.06%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Information Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (76.47%) Information Security Management
2 13 (76.47%) Security Management
3 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Information Management
7 1 (5.88%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISM
1 8 (47.06%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
3 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.88%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.88%) CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) SLA
3 2 (11.76%) COBIT
4 1 (5.88%) GDPR
4 1 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS