Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 342 401
Rank change year-on-year +66 +59 +35
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 54 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 14
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +27.36% +6.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £62,500 £47,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £83,750 £67,625
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +22.64% +6.00%

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9170 10468 15412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.12% 89.47% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8280 9535 13350
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 54 (100.00%) Information Security
2 44 (81.48%) Finance
3 42 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (66.67%) CISM
5 35 (64.81%) CISSP
6 31 (57.41%) Data Protection
7 29 (53.70%) Risk Assessment
7 29 (53.70%) Information Security Management
7 29 (53.70%) Security Management
8 24 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (40.74%) Supplier Management
9 22 (40.74%) SIEM
9 22 (40.74%) CISA
9 22 (40.74%) Firewall
9 22 (40.74%) Data Security
9 22 (40.74%) Compliance Audit
10 13 (24.07%) GDPR
11 9 (16.67%) Project Management
11 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (14.81%) COBIT
12 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
12 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Internal Audit
14 6 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
14 6 (11.11%) Degree
14 6 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
14 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (11.11%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) LDAP
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
1 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) AppScan
General
1 44 (81.48%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Law
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Analyst
1 26 (48.15%) Security Analyst
2 23 (42.59%) Information Analyst
2 23 (42.59%) Information Security Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) Technical Security Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) Consultant
5 13 (24.07%) Security Consultant
6 9 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Network Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Security Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Information Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Application Security Specialist
10 2 (3.70%) Compliance Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Information Specialist
10 2 (3.70%) Risk Officer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) JSP
3 2 (3.70%) OAuth
3 2 (3.70%) OAuth2
3 2 (3.70%) SAML
3 2 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) CESG
3 2 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Android
1 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (57.41%) Data Protection
3 29 (53.70%) Information Security Management
3 29 (53.70%) Risk Assessment
3 29 (53.70%) Security Management
4 24 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 22 (40.74%) Compliance Audit
5 22 (40.74%) Data Security
5 22 (40.74%) SIEM
5 22 (40.74%) Supplier Management
6 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (16.67%) Project Management
7 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
8 7 (12.96%) Internal Audit
8 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
10 5 (9.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) C#
2 2 (3.70%) C++
2 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
2 2 (3.70%) VB
2 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) CISM
2 35 (64.81%) CISSP
3 22 (40.74%) CISA
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 5 (9.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) CRISC
7 2 (3.70%) CEH
7 2 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.70%) PMP
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (24.07%) GDPR
3 8 (14.81%) COBIT
4 6 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 5 (9.26%) SAS 70
6 2 (3.70%) HIPAA
6 2 (3.70%) QA
6 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Apple
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco
2 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Xamarin