Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 188 241
Rank change year-on-year -14 +53 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 163 147 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.48% 1.44% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.18% 10.27% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 140 113
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £50,625 £38,200 £41,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,075 £84,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,338 1,431 1,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.18% 14.06% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,183 1,240 1,422
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,800 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +9.09% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 113 (69.33%) Information Security
2 62 (38.04%) CISSP
3 61 (37.42%) Cybersecurity
4 56 (34.36%) Finance
5 51 (31.29%) Firewall
6 47 (28.83%) CISM
7 39 (23.93%) Risk Management
7 39 (23.93%) Degree
8 38 (23.31%) Cyber Essentials
9 37 (22.70%) Windows
10 36 (22.09%) CISA
11 34 (20.86%) Legal
12 33 (20.25%) GDPR
13 29 (17.79%) Law
13 29 (17.79%) GIAC
14 27 (16.56%) Network Security
15 26 (15.95%) Windows Server
16 25 (15.34%) Data Protection
16 25 (15.34%) Intrusion Detection
17 24 (14.72%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (14.11%) SIEM
19 22 (13.50%) CEH
20 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (12.27%) Linux
20 20 (12.27%) ITIL
20 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
20 20 (12.27%) Cisco
21 19 (11.66%) PCI DSS
21 19 (11.66%) IaaS
21 19 (11.66%) PaaS

ISO/IEC 27001
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 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.66%) IaaS
2 19 (11.66%) PaaS
3 18 (11.04%) SaaS
4 13 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (4.91%) Office 365
6 3 (1.84%) G Suite
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) Serverless
7 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (31.29%) Firewall
2 27 (16.56%) Network Security
3 25 (15.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.07%) VoIP
5 5 (3.07%) VPN
6 4 (2.45%) LAN
6 4 (2.45%) WAN
7 3 (1.84%) DNS
8 2 (1.23%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.23%) PBX
8 2 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.23%) Skype
8 2 (1.23%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.23%) WebEx
9 1 (0.61%) DHCP
9 1 (0.61%) HTTP
9 1 (0.61%) Internet
9 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.61%) Big Data
2 1 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 34 (20.86%) Legal
3 29 (17.79%) Law
4 8 (4.91%) Banking
5 7 (4.29%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.45%) Games
6 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.84%) Publishing
8 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Hungarian Language
9 1 (0.61%) Military
9 1 (0.61%) Retail
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (33.13%) Analyst
2 46 (28.22%) Security Analyst
3 19 (11.66%) IT Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Cisco Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 17 (10.43%) Consultant
4 17 (10.43%) IT Security Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 15 (9.20%) Security Engineer
7 14 (8.59%) Security Consultant
8 12 (7.36%) Information Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) Information Security Analyst
9 10 (6.13%) Security Specialist
10 9 (5.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 8 (4.91%) Security Manager
12 7 (4.29%) Information Manager
12 7 (4.29%) Information Security Manager
13 6 (3.68%) Applications Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.61%) Electron Framework
3 1 (0.61%) Node.js
3 1 (0.61%) REST
3 1 (0.61%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.36%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.75%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.68%) Fintech
4 6 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.07%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (2.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.84%) PKI
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.23%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.61%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.70%) Windows
2 26 (15.95%) Windows Server
3 20 (12.27%) Linux
4 6 (3.68%) Debian
4 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.84%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.61%) MVS
7 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (69.33%) Information Security
2 61 (37.42%) Cybersecurity
3 39 (23.93%) Risk Management
4 25 (15.34%) Data Protection
5 23 (14.11%) SIEM
6 20 (12.27%) ITIL
6 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (11.66%) Identity Access Management
8 18 (11.04%) Business Continuity
9 17 (10.43%) DevOps
10 16 (9.82%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (9.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 11 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.13%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (6.13%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (5.52%) Information Security Management
14 9 (5.52%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (5.52%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.68%) Java
2 5 (3.07%) Python
3 4 (2.45%) C
3 4 (2.45%) Ruby
4 3 (1.84%) SQL
5 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) Go
6 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 62 (38.04%) CISSP
2 47 (28.83%) CISM
3 39 (23.93%) Degree
4 36 (22.09%) CISA
5 29 (17.79%) GIAC
6 22 (13.50%) CEH
7 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (10.43%) CCIE
8 17 (10.43%) CCNP
8 17 (10.43%) GSEC
9 8 (4.91%) CRISC
10 6 (3.68%) SSCP
11 4 (2.45%) MCSE
11 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.45%) SANS
12 3 (1.84%) CCNA
12 3 (1.84%) CGEIT
12 3 (1.84%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.31%) Cyber Essentials
2 33 (20.25%) GDPR
3 19 (11.66%) PCI DSS
4 13 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (6.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (5.52%) COBIT
7 6 (3.68%) ISO 9001
8 5 (3.07%) NIST 800
8 5 (3.07%) SLA
9 3 (1.84%) ISO 22301
9 3 (1.84%) SSAE 16
10 2 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.61%) PMO
11 1 (0.61%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Nessus
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.23%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (12.27%) Cisco
2 17 (10.43%) CheckPoint
3 6 (3.68%) Apple
3 6 (3.68%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.45%) VMware
5 3 (1.84%) Citrix
5 3 (1.84%) Qualys
6 2 (1.23%) Concur
6 2 (1.23%) Google
6 2 (1.23%) iManage
6 2 (1.23%) Okta
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle
6 2 (1.23%) Recommind
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Dell
7 1 (0.61%) Pardot
7 1 (0.61%) Rapid7
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow