Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 183 196
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 146 165 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.41% 1.57% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.23% 12.22% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 117 150 138
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £61,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.81% +12.27%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,200
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,750 £96,625
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year - +6.56% +10.91%

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 1,194 1,350 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.56% 12.82% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,186 1,304
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £83,750
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 24 January 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 70 (47.95%) Information Security
2 58 (39.73%) CISSP
3 51 (34.93%) Cybersecurity
4 48 (32.88%) CISM
5 47 (32.19%) Windows
6 46 (31.51%) Finance
7 40 (27.40%) Firewall
7 40 (27.40%) Windows Server
7 40 (27.40%) Cyber Essentials
8 34 (23.29%) GIAC
9 33 (22.60%) Network Security
10 31 (21.23%) GDPR
11 30 (20.55%) CEH
11 30 (20.55%) Risk Management
11 30 (20.55%) CISA
12 28 (19.18%) Legal
13 26 (17.81%) Law
14 24 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (16.44%) Cisco
15 23 (15.75%) CCIE
15 23 (15.75%) CCNP
15 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
15 23 (15.75%) GSEC
16 22 (15.07%) Java
17 21 (14.38%) Linux
18 20 (13.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 19 (13.01%) Due Diligence
20 18 (12.33%) SQL
20 18 (12.33%) Degree

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 10 (6.85%) Apache
1 10 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.42%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.59%) SaaS
3 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.42%) IaaS
4 5 (3.42%) PaaS
5 2 (1.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) G Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.40%) Firewall
2 33 (22.60%) Network Security
3 16 (10.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.90%) DNS
5 10 (6.85%) HTTP
5 10 (6.85%) SSL
6 5 (3.42%) VLAN
7 4 (2.74%) VPN
8 3 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.37%) LAN
9 2 (1.37%) SAN
9 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.68%) DHCP
10 1 (0.68%) VoIP
10 1 (0.68%) WAN
10 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.37%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.68%) Informix
4 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Hudson
2 2 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (31.51%) Finance
2 28 (19.18%) Legal
3 26 (17.81%) Law
4 8 (5.48%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Games
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (36.30%) Analyst
2 42 (28.77%) Security Analyst
3 33 (22.60%) IT Analyst
4 23 (15.75%) Cisco Analyst
4 23 (15.75%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 23 (15.75%) IT Security Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) Architect
5 14 (9.59%) Security Architect
6 13 (8.90%) Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Applications Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Java Applications Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.53%) Security Engineer
9 10 (6.85%) Information Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) Information Security Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.16%) Applications Support
10 9 (6.16%) Applications Support Engineer
10 9 (6.16%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) Ajax
2 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) CSS3
2 1 (0.68%) Electron Framework
2 1 (0.68%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.68%) HTML
2 1 (0.68%) HTML5
2 1 (0.68%) jQuery
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) Node.js
2 1 (0.68%) REST
2 1 (0.68%) Sass
2 1 (0.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.05%) Fintech
3 3 (2.05%) PKI
4 2 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.37%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.19%) Windows
2 40 (27.40%) Windows Server
3 21 (14.38%) Linux
4 12 (8.22%) Debian
4 12 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.68%) MVS
6 1 (0.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.95%) Information Security
2 51 (34.93%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (20.55%) Risk Management
4 24 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (13.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 19 (13.01%) Due Diligence
7 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (9.59%) Risk Analysis
8 13 (8.90%) ITIL
8 13 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (8.22%) Data Protection
9 12 (8.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (8.22%) Security Architecture
9 12 (8.22%) SIEM
9 12 (8.22%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (6.85%) Data Privacy
10 10 (6.85%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (6.85%) Web Application Development
11 9 (6.16%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.07%) Java
2 18 (12.33%) SQL
3 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.37%) C
4 2 (1.37%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (39.73%) CISSP
2 48 (32.88%) CISM
3 34 (23.29%) GIAC
4 30 (20.55%) CEH
4 30 (20.55%) CISA
5 24 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (15.75%) CCIE
6 23 (15.75%) CCNP
6 23 (15.75%) GSEC
7 18 (12.33%) Degree
8 14 (9.59%) CRISC
9 7 (4.79%) CCNA
9 7 (4.79%) SSCP
10 5 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.74%) CGEIT
11 4 (2.74%) SANS
12 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
12 2 (1.37%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (27.40%) Cyber Essentials
2 31 (21.23%) GDPR
3 10 (6.85%) HIPAA
4 8 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (5.48%) PCI DSS
5 7 (4.79%) COBIT
6 5 (3.42%) NIST 800
6 5 (3.42%) SSAE 16
7 3 (2.05%) SLA
8 2 (1.37%) ISO 22301
8 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.68%) PMO
9 1 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Ansible
1 10 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (6.85%) Puppet
2 5 (3.42%) Nagios
2 5 (3.42%) SCOM
3 3 (2.05%) Nessus
4 1 (0.68%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) Cisco
2 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
3 10 (6.85%) Splunk
4 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle
6 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.11%) VMware
7 3 (2.05%) Citrix
7 3 (2.05%) Qualys
8 1 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) Concur
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Okta
8 1 (0.68%) SAP