Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 200 226
Rank change year-on-year +10 +26 +45
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 177 137 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.59% 1.35% 1.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.49% 9.99% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 146 121 114
City of London median annual salary £66,250 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £36,625
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -0.83% -1.63%

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 1,312 1,372 1,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.78% 13.53% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 1,191 1,322
City of London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 100 (56.50%) Information Security
2 72 (40.68%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (38.42%) CISSP
4 61 (34.46%) Finance
5 56 (31.64%) Windows
6 52 (29.38%) CISM
7 51 (28.81%) Firewall
8 45 (25.42%) Windows Server
9 42 (23.73%) Cyber Essentials
10 39 (22.03%) GIAC
11 36 (20.34%) Risk Management
11 36 (20.34%) CISA
12 34 (19.21%) Legal
12 34 (19.21%) Network Security
13 33 (18.64%) Degree
14 32 (18.08%) GDPR
15 31 (17.51%) CEH
15 31 (17.51%) Law
16 30 (16.95%) Linux
17 27 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (13.56%) Cisco
19 24 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 23 (12.99%) CCIE
20 23 (12.99%) CCNP
20 23 (12.99%) CheckPoint
20 23 (12.99%) GSEC
20 23 (12.99%) SIEM
21 22 (12.43%) Data Protection
22 21 (11.86%) ITIL

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 8 (4.52%) Apache
1 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.26%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.56%) Confluence
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.17%) SaaS
3 11 (6.21%) IaaS
3 11 (6.21%) PaaS
4 5 (2.82%) Office 365
5 3 (1.69%) G Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (28.81%) Firewall
2 34 (19.21%) Network Security
3 16 (9.04%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (6.21%) DNS
6 8 (4.52%) HTTP
6 8 (4.52%) SSL
7 6 (3.39%) VPN
8 4 (2.26%) LAN
8 4 (2.26%) VLAN
9 3 (1.69%) VoIP
9 3 (1.69%) WAN
10 2 (1.13%) SAN
10 2 (1.13%) WebEx
10 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.56%) DHCP
11 1 (0.56%) Internet
11 1 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.13%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.13%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.56%) Big Data
4 1 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.56%) Informix
4 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Hudson
2 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.13%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (34.46%) Finance
2 34 (19.21%) Legal
3 31 (17.51%) Law
4 10 (5.65%) Banking
5 7 (3.95%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.26%) Games
8 2 (1.13%) Marketing
8 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Hungarian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Retail
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (32.77%) Analyst
2 47 (26.55%) Security Analyst
3 30 (16.95%) IT Analyst
4 23 (12.99%) Cisco Analyst
4 23 (12.99%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 23 (12.99%) IT Security Analyst
5 19 (10.73%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.91%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 12 (6.78%) Applications Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Java Applications Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Consultant
8 11 (6.21%) Security Consultant
8 11 (6.21%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.08%) Information Analyst
9 9 (5.08%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.26%) Web Services
2 2 (1.13%) Middleware
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.56%) Electron Framework
3 1 (0.56%) Node.js
3 1 (0.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.82%) Fintech
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.69%) PKI
8 2 (1.13%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.64%) Windows
2 45 (25.42%) Windows Server
3 30 (16.95%) Linux
4 12 (6.78%) Debian
4 12 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.56%) MVS
7 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (56.50%) Information Security
2 72 (40.68%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (20.34%) Risk Management
4 27 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 23 (12.99%) SIEM
7 22 (12.43%) Data Protection
8 21 (11.86%) ITIL
9 20 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (10.17%) Due Diligence
11 15 (8.47%) DevOps
12 14 (7.91%) Risk Analysis
12 14 (7.91%) Vulnerability Management
13 13 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (6.78%) Threat Modelling
15 11 (6.21%) Data Privacy
15 11 (6.21%) Identity Access Management
15 11 (6.21%) Information Security Management
15 11 (6.21%) Security Architecture
15 11 (6.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.30%) Java
2 17 (9.60%) SQL
3 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.26%) C
4 4 (2.26%) Python
5 3 (1.69%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 68 (38.42%) CISSP
2 52 (29.38%) CISM
3 39 (22.03%) GIAC
4 36 (20.34%) CISA
5 33 (18.64%) Degree
6 31 (17.51%) CEH
7 25 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (12.99%) CCIE
8 23 (12.99%) CCNP
8 23 (12.99%) GSEC
9 14 (7.91%) CRISC
10 7 (3.95%) SSCP
11 6 (3.39%) SANS
12 4 (2.26%) CGEIT
12 4 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.69%) CISMP
13 3 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.69%) MCSE
13 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.13%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (23.73%) Cyber Essentials
2 32 (18.08%) GDPR
3 14 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (5.65%) PCI DSS
5 8 (4.52%) HIPAA
6 6 (3.39%) COBIT
7 5 (2.82%) SSAE 16
8 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
8 4 (2.26%) NIST 800
8 4 (2.26%) SLA
9 3 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (1.69%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.56%) PMO
11 1 (0.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Docker
5 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) Ansible
1 8 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.52%) Puppet
2 4 (2.26%) Nagios
2 4 (2.26%) SCOM
3 3 (1.69%) Nessus
4 2 (1.13%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 24 (13.56%) Cisco
2 23 (12.99%) CheckPoint
3 10 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.52%) Oracle
4 8 (4.52%) Splunk
5 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.82%) Apple
7 4 (2.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.69%) Citrix
8 3 (1.69%) Qualys
9 2 (1.13%) Concur
9 2 (1.13%) Google
9 2 (1.13%) Okta
9 2 (1.13%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) CODA
10 1 (0.56%) Dell
10 1 (0.56%) iManage
10 1 (0.56%) Pardot
10 1 (0.56%) Recommind
10 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow