Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 193 212
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19 +84
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 162 154 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.55% 1.44% 1.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.93% 10.58% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 147 139 162
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,300 £38,200
90th Percentile £91,750 £96,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £61,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +12.27% -4.35%

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 1,358 1,455 1,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.01% 13.61% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,301 1,553
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 +9 2 £60,000 -47.83%
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001.

1 120 (74.07%) Information Security
2 81 (50.00%) Finance
3 78 (48.15%) CISSP
4 67 (41.36%) CISM
5 49 (30.25%) GDPR
6 48 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
7 43 (26.54%) Data Protection
8 42 (25.93%) PCI DSS
8 42 (25.93%) CISA
9 38 (23.46%) ISMS
10 37 (22.84%) SIEM
11 36 (22.22%) Security Management
12 34 (20.99%) ITIL
13 33 (20.37%) Information Security Management
14 31 (19.14%) Risk Management
15 28 (17.28%) Risk Assessment
16 27 (16.67%) Management Information System
17 25 (15.43%) Firewall
17 25 (15.43%) Degree
18 24 (14.81%) Security Architecture
19 23 (14.20%) Windows
20 22 (13.58%) Vulnerability Management
21 21 (12.96%) Microsoft
22 19 (11.73%) Business Continuity
22 19 (11.73%) COBIT
23 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
24 17 (10.49%) Data Security
25 16 (9.88%) GIAC
25 16 (9.88%) Change Management
25 16 (9.88%) CEH

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 6 (3.70%) SAS
2 5 (3.09%) IIS
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) SaaS
2 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.47%) Office 365
4 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.85%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.85%) CloudFront
4 3 (1.85%) PaaS
4 3 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) Force.com
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.43%) Firewall
2 8 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
3 6 (3.70%) IPsec
3 6 (3.70%) OpenVPN
3 6 (3.70%) VPN
3 6 (3.70%) Wireless
4 5 (3.09%) Network Security
5 4 (2.47%) DHCP
5 4 (2.47%) DNS
5 4 (2.47%) Internet
5 4 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.47%) Skype
6 2 (1.23%) Intranet
6 2 (1.23%) SAN
6 2 (1.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.62%) ISDN
7 1 (0.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) MySQL
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.62%) Big Data
2 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Phing
1 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
1 2 (1.23%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.62%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.62%) Metasploit
General
1 81 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Law
2 10 (6.17%) Legal
3 8 (4.94%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Retail
4 6 (3.70%) Automotive
5 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (28.40%) Analyst
2 41 (25.31%) Security Analyst
3 25 (15.43%) Security Manager
4 23 (14.20%) Information Analyst
4 23 (14.20%) Information Security Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Consultant
6 15 (9.26%) IT Manager
7 14 (8.64%) Information Manager
8 13 (8.02%) Information Security Manager
8 13 (8.02%) Security Officer
9 12 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
10 10 (6.17%) Information Officer
10 10 (6.17%) IT Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) IT Security Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) Risk Manager
11 9 (5.56%) Head of Security
11 9 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
11 9 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) Technical Security Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) Web Services
2 4 (2.47%) OAuth
2 4 (2.47%) OpenID
2 4 (2.47%) SailPoint
2 4 (2.47%) SAML
2 4 (2.47%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.23%) jQuery
3 2 (1.23%) LAMP
3 2 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.23%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.23%) REST
3 2 (1.23%) Spring
3 2 (1.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.26%) Fintech
3 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.17%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.70%) CESG
5 6 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.70%) PKI
6 5 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.47%) NHS
8 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.23%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.23%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) PMI
9 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Windows
2 14 (8.64%) Linux
3 8 (4.94%) Kali Linux
4 6 (3.70%) CentOS
4 6 (3.70%) Debian
4 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (74.07%) Information Security
2 48 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (26.54%) Data Protection
4 38 (23.46%) ISMS
5 37 (22.84%) SIEM
6 36 (22.22%) Security Management
7 34 (20.99%) ITIL
8 33 (20.37%) Information Security Management
9 31 (19.14%) Risk Management
10 28 (17.28%) Risk Assessment
11 24 (14.81%) Security Architecture
12 22 (13.58%) Vulnerability Management
13 19 (11.73%) Business Continuity
14 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (10.49%) Data Security
16 16 (9.88%) Change Management
17 15 (9.26%) Data Privacy
17 15 (9.26%) Incident Management
18 14 (8.64%) Compliance Audit
19 13 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.32%) Java
2 6 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.70%) Perl
3 5 (3.09%) C
3 5 (3.09%) SQL
4 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.47%) VBScript
5 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.23%) PHP
6 2 (1.23%) Python
6 2 (1.23%) Ruby
7 1 (0.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 78 (48.15%) CISSP
2 67 (41.36%) CISM
3 42 (25.93%) CISA
4 25 (15.43%) Degree
5 16 (9.88%) CEH
5 16 (9.88%) GIAC
6 14 (8.64%) SANS
7 13 (8.02%) CRISC
8 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.41%) Security Cleared
9 9 (5.56%) RHCE
10 7 (4.32%) CREST Certified
11 6 (3.70%) GCIH
11 6 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
11 6 (3.70%) LPIC
11 6 (3.70%) RHCA
11 6 (3.70%) RHCSA
12 5 (3.09%) MCSE
12 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (30.25%) GDPR
2 42 (25.93%) PCI DSS
3 19 (11.73%) COBIT
4 13 (8.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (6.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (3.70%) PMO
6 6 (3.70%) SAS 70
7 4 (2.47%) COSO
7 4 (2.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (2.47%) MiFID
7 4 (2.47%) NIST 800
7 4 (2.47%) QA
8 3 (1.85%) HIPAA
8 3 (1.85%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.23%) FISMA
9 2 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.23%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.62%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.70%) pfSense
2 6 (3.70%) Snort
3 4 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.47%) XenApp
3 4 (2.47%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) Nessus
2 8 (4.94%) SCCM
3 6 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.70%) OpenVAS
3 6 (3.70%) OSSEC
4 4 (2.47%) WSUS
5 3 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.23%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.62%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) Cisco
3 12 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 10 (6.17%) McAfee
5 8 (4.94%) F5
5 8 (4.94%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.70%) AlienVault
6 6 (3.70%) Aruba
6 6 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (3.70%) ForeScout
6 6 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 6 (3.70%) HP
6 6 (3.70%) Juniper
6 6 (3.70%) LogRhythm
6 6 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.70%) SonicWALL
6 6 (3.70%) Sourcefire
6 6 (3.70%) WatchGuard
7 5 (3.09%) VMware
8 4 (2.47%) CyberArk