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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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 197 164 151
Rank change year-on-year -33 -13 +62
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 110 85 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 1.52% 1.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.78% 9.13% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 91 78 74
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,125 £54,895 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -14.29%
75th Percentile £77,500 £80,750 £79,688
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £102,625
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -14.29%

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 1,414 931 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.82% 16.67% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 812 488
10th Percentile £45,175 £42,999 £39,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,150 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +8.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

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

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

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

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 67 (60.91%) Information Security
2 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.55%) Finance
3 36 (32.73%) Azure
4 32 (29.09%) NIST
5 30 (27.27%) CISSP
6 29 (26.36%) GDPR
7 28 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
7 28 (25.45%) Social Skills
7 28 (25.45%) Management Information System
8 27 (24.55%) Data Protection
9 25 (22.73%) Microsoft 365
9 25 (22.73%) Agile
10 24 (21.82%) CISA
11 23 (20.91%) Firewall
12 22 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (18.18%) CRISC
14 19 (17.27%) Migration
14 19 (17.27%) CISM
14 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
14 19 (17.27%) Data Loss Prevention
15 17 (15.45%) Cyber Essentials
15 17 (15.45%) Active Directory
15 17 (15.45%) ITIL
15 17 (15.45%) Project Management
16 16 (14.55%) Informatica
16 16 (14.55%) Windows
16 16 (14.55%) Workflow
16 16 (14.55%) Data Governance
16 16 (14.55%) ISMS

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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) Apache
2 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.91%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (32.73%) Azure
2 25 (22.73%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (14.55%) Collibra
4 12 (10.91%) AWS
5 8 (7.27%) Mimecast
5 8 (7.27%) SaaS
6 5 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.73%) Google Workspace
7 3 (2.73%) IaaS
7 3 (2.73%) Slack
8 2 (1.82%) Azure Monitor
8 2 (1.82%) Azure Pipelines
8 2 (1.82%) Azure Sentinel
8 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.82%) PaaS
8 2 (1.82%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Firewall
2 7 (6.36%) DNS
2 7 (6.36%) VPN
3 6 (5.45%) DHCP
3 6 (5.45%) Network Security
4 5 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.55%) WAN
5 4 (3.64%) SD-WAN
6 2 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.82%) DMARC
7 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.91%) LAN
7 1 (0.91%) MPLS
7 1 (0.91%) NAS
7 1 (0.91%) SAN
7 1 (0.91%) Skype
7 1 (0.91%) SSL
7 1 (0.91%) VLAN
7 1 (0.91%) WebEx
7 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) Metadata
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.82%) Power BI
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) JIRA
2 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 28 (25.45%) Social Skills
3 15 (13.64%) Legal
4 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.55%) Law
5 4 (3.64%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (2.73%) Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (1.82%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.91%) Games
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.91%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Analyst
2 22 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 15 (13.64%) Information Analyst
3 15 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) Data Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) Governance Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Security Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.27%) Auditor
7 8 (7.27%) IT Auditor
7 8 (7.27%) Risk Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Information Security Specialist
8 7 (6.36%) Information Specialist
8 7 (6.36%) Security Specialist
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Auditor
8 7 (6.36%) Senior IT Auditor
9 6 (5.45%) IT Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Head of IT
10 5 (4.55%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) ARM Templates
2 1 (0.91%) Azure Blueprints
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.73%) Reference Data
3 5 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.64%) Cyberattack
5 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.82%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.91%) Life Science
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Windows
2 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.45%) Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.82%) CentOS
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) Unix
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (60.91%) Information Security
2 28 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (24.55%) Data Protection
4 25 (22.73%) Agile
5 22 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (17.27%) Data Loss Prevention
6 19 (17.27%) Migration
6 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
7 17 (15.45%) ITIL
7 17 (15.45%) Project Management
8 16 (14.55%) Data Governance
8 16 (14.55%) ISMS
8 16 (14.55%) IT Audit
8 16 (14.55%) Master Data Management
8 16 (14.55%) Metadata Management
8 16 (14.55%) Workflow
9 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (11.82%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (11.82%) Risk Register
11 12 (10.91%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.36%) Python
1 7 (6.36%) SQL
2 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.73%) Bash
4 2 (1.82%) Bicep
5 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (27.27%) CISSP
2 24 (21.82%) CISA
3 20 (18.18%) CRISC
4 19 (17.27%) CISM
5 14 (12.73%) Degree
6 8 (7.27%) Master's Degree
7 6 (5.45%) CGEIT
7 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.55%) CEH
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (3.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (2.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (1.82%) CCSK
11 2 (1.82%) GIAC
11 2 (1.82%) GSEC
11 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.09%) NIST
2 29 (26.36%) GDPR
3 17 (15.45%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (11.82%) COBIT
4 13 (11.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 10 (9.09%) GRC
5 10 (9.09%) PCI DSS
6 8 (7.27%) NCSC
7 6 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (4.55%) SLA
9 4 (3.64%) ISAE 3402
10 3 (2.73%) NIST 800
10 3 (2.73%) SOC 2
11 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
11 2 (1.82%) ISO 31000
11 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
11 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) iptables
3 2 (1.82%) NFS
3 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.82%) zsh
4 1 (0.91%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.64%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (3.64%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.73%) CASB
5 2 (1.82%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.82%) Nessus
5 2 (1.82%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.82%) yum
6 1 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.91%) QRadar
6 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.55%) Informatica
3 9 (8.18%) Cisco
4 6 (5.45%) Meraki
4 6 (5.45%) VMware
5 4 (3.64%) Darktrace
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle
5 4 (3.64%) Zscaler
6 3 (2.73%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) Apple
7 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.91%) ForeScout
8 1 (0.91%) IBM
8 1 (0.91%) McAfee
8 1 (0.91%) Sophos
8 1 (0.91%) Varonis