Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 197 205 184
Rank change year-on-year +8 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 119 139 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.30% 1.34% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.17% 11.40% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 110 112 160
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,375 £92,375 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +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 1,065 1,219 1,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.67% 11.79% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1,059 1,249
City of London median annual salary £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.63% +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 18 February 2020.

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

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £67,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 95 (79.83%) Information Security
2 63 (52.94%) CISSP
3 62 (52.10%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (42.86%) Finance
5 44 (36.97%) CISM
6 42 (35.29%) Risk Management
7 34 (28.57%) Security Management
8 33 (27.73%) GDPR
9 30 (25.21%) NIST
9 30 (25.21%) Information Security Management
10 28 (23.53%) CISA
10 28 (23.53%) Azure
11 26 (21.85%) Office 365
12 24 (20.17%) Security Architecture
12 24 (20.17%) Cyber Essentials
13 23 (19.33%) Windows
14 21 (17.65%) ITIL
15 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (15.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
17 18 (15.13%) Legal
17 18 (15.13%) SIEM
18 16 (13.45%) PCI DSS
19 15 (12.61%) Data Protection
19 15 (12.61%) COBIT
19 15 (12.61%) Incident Management
19 15 (12.61%) CEH
19 15 (12.61%) VMware
19 15 (12.61%) Management Information System
19 15 (12.61%) Windows Server

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 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.52%) Apache
2 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) nginx
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.53%) Azure
2 26 (21.85%) Office 365
3 9 (7.56%) AWS
4 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.36%) IaaS
4 4 (3.36%) PaaS
5 3 (2.52%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.68%) G Suite
6 2 (1.68%) SaaS
7 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) Firewall
2 7 (5.88%) Network Security
3 6 (5.04%) DNS
4 4 (3.36%) LAN
4 4 (3.36%) VPN
5 3 (2.52%) DHCP
5 3 (2.52%) VLAN
6 2 (1.68%) Internet
6 2 (1.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.84%) HTTP
7 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.84%) MPLS
7 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.84%) Skype
7 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.52%) Big Data
3 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.52%) HDInsight
3 3 (2.52%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (42.86%) Finance
2 18 (15.13%) Legal
3 7 (5.88%) Law
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.20%) Banking
4 5 (4.20%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.36%) Police
6 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.84%) International Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (35.29%) Analyst
2 35 (29.41%) Security Analyst
3 24 (20.17%) Security Manager
4 22 (18.49%) Information Analyst
4 22 (18.49%) Information Security Analyst
5 18 (15.13%) Information Manager
6 17 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
6 17 (14.29%) IT Analyst
7 14 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Architect
9 6 (5.04%) CISSP Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Security Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) IT Director
10 5 (4.20%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.84%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.36%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.52%) NHS
3 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.68%) SCADA
4 2 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.84%) PKI
5 1 (0.84%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.33%) Windows
2 15 (12.61%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.72%) Linux
6 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.84%) CentOS
9 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (79.83%) Information Security
2 62 (52.10%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 34 (28.57%) Security Management
5 30 (25.21%) Information Security Management
6 24 (20.17%) Security Architecture
7 21 (17.65%) ITIL
8 18 (15.13%) SIEM
9 15 (12.61%) Data Protection
9 15 (12.61%) Incident Management
10 14 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (10.92%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (10.08%) OWASP
12 12 (10.08%) Security Monitoring
13 11 (9.24%) Business Continuity
13 11 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (9.24%) Data Privacy
13 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.40%) Threat Intelligence
15 9 (7.56%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.20%) C
2 5 (4.20%) Python
2 5 (4.20%) SQL
3 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.68%) Java
3 2 (1.68%) Scala
4 1 (0.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 63 (52.94%) CISSP
2 44 (36.97%) CISM
3 28 (23.53%) CISA
4 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (15.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 15 (12.61%) CEH
7 11 (9.24%) CRISC
8 9 (7.56%) CCSP
9 7 (5.88%) Degree
9 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
9 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.52%) ISEB
10 3 (2.52%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (0.84%) CCNA
11 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.84%) MOS
11 1 (0.84%) OSWP
11 1 (0.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.73%) GDPR
2 30 (25.21%) NIST
3 24 (20.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (13.45%) PCI DSS
5 15 (12.61%) COBIT
6 14 (11.76%) ISO 22301
7 10 (8.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (5.88%) QA
9 4 (3.36%) NCSC
10 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.84%) ITGC
11 1 (0.84%) PSD2
11 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.52%) HDFS
3 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.68%) Docker
4 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.84%) KVM
5 1 (0.84%) oVirt
5 1 (0.84%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Ansible
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.68%) Terraform
1 2 (1.68%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.84%) EnCase
2 1 (0.84%) FTK
2 1 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.84%) Nessus
2 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) VMware
3 11 (9.24%) Cisco
4 3 (2.52%) Citrix
4 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.68%) Arista
5 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.68%) F5
5 2 (1.68%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.68%) Veeam
6 1 (0.84%) Adobe
6 1 (0.84%) Apple
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) Meraki
6 1 (0.84%) Mitel
6 1 (0.84%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.84%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat