Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 144 208
Rank change year-on-year -35 +64 -19
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 85 61 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 1.53% 1.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.83% 13.09% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 51 109
10th Percentile £40,400 £50,000 £44,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £53,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £74,375 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £103,750 £101,250
Central London median annual salary £65,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.38% - -

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 1,085 466 1,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.69% 11.70% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 986 399 1,047
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 29 November 2021.

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 29 November 2021. 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 -3 1 £82,500 +37.50%
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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 57 (67.06%) Information Security
2 48 (56.47%) Finance
3 37 (43.53%) NIST
4 32 (37.65%) Azure
5 30 (35.29%) CISSP
6 27 (31.76%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (30.59%) CISM
8 25 (29.41%) Information Security Management
8 25 (29.41%) Security Management
9 24 (28.24%) PCI DSS
10 23 (27.06%) Management Information System
10 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
11 22 (25.88%) ITIL
12 21 (24.71%) Windows
13 18 (21.18%) Risk Management
14 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
14 17 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
14 17 (20.00%) GDPR
15 16 (18.82%) COBIT
15 16 (18.82%) ISMS
16 15 (17.65%) Social Skills
17 14 (16.47%) DevOps
18 13 (15.29%) Information Security Governance
18 13 (15.29%) GRC
18 13 (15.29%) DevSecOps
19 11 (12.94%) Cyber Essentials
19 11 (12.94%) NIST 800
19 11 (12.94%) Scrum
19 11 (12.94%) Project Management

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 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.65%) Azure
2 10 (11.76%) AWS
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.18%) GCP
5 1 (1.18%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.18%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.18%) Serverless
5 1 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) DHCP
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
3 3 (3.53%) Internet
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.53%) VPN
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (2.35%) LAN
4 2 (2.35%) SMTP
4 2 (2.35%) VLAN
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.18%) HTTP
5 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.18%) Skype
5 1 (1.18%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
2 1 (1.18%) Power BI
2 1 (1.18%) Redis
2 1 (1.18%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) AppScan
2 1 (1.18%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.18%) GoCD
General
1 48 (56.47%) Finance
2 15 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 9 (10.59%) Law
3 9 (10.59%) Legal
4 5 (5.88%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Advertising
7 2 (2.35%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Electronics
8 1 (1.18%) Environmental Health
8 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (1.18%) Publishing
8 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Consultant
3 16 (18.82%) Security Consultant
4 14 (16.47%) Information Security Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) Security Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Information Manager
6 10 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (11.76%) Security Manager
6 10 (11.76%) Team Leader
7 7 (8.24%) Administrator
7 7 (8.24%) Information Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Administration Leader
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.18%) ARM Templates
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) J2EE
2 1 (1.18%) JSP
2 1 (1.18%) REST
2 1 (1.18%) SOAP
2 1 (1.18%) Vue.js
2 1 (1.18%) WebRTC
2 1 (1.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.18%) CESG
4 1 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.18%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.18%) Equities
4 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.18%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.18%) Life Science
4 1 (1.18%) PKI
4 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (3.53%) Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.06%) Information Security
2 27 (31.76%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (29.41%) Information Security Management
3 25 (29.41%) Security Management
4 22 (25.88%) ITIL
5 18 (21.18%) Risk Management
6 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 17 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 16 (18.82%) ISMS
8 14 (16.47%) DevOps
9 13 (15.29%) DevSecOps
9 13 (15.29%) Information Security Governance
10 11 (12.94%) Project Management
10 11 (12.94%) Scrum
11 9 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.59%) SIEM
12 8 (9.41%) Data Protection
12 8 (9.41%) Vulnerability Management
13 7 (8.24%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.53%) Python
4 2 (2.35%) C#
4 2 (2.35%) PHP
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) CISSP
2 26 (30.59%) CISM
3 5 (5.88%) CISA
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) CEH
5 3 (3.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) CCSP
6 2 (2.35%) CREST Certified
6 2 (2.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (2.35%) MCDST
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.35%) SANS
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) GIAC
7 1 (1.18%) HNC
7 1 (1.18%) HND
7 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.53%) NIST
2 24 (28.24%) PCI DSS
3 17 (20.00%) GDPR
4 16 (18.82%) COBIT
5 13 (15.29%) GRC
6 11 (12.94%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (12.94%) NIST 800
7 6 (7.06%) NCSC
8 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (3.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (3.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
9 3 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (2.35%) HIPAA
10 2 (2.35%) ISO 14001
10 2 (2.35%) ISO 22301
10 2 (2.35%) ISO 31000
10 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (2.35%) SLA
11 1 (1.18%) IASME
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.18%) Docker
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) CASB
2 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.35%) Nessus
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.18%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.18%) Terraform
3 1 (1.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco
3 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.71%) Qualys
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) AlienVault
5 2 (2.35%) Citrix
5 2 (2.35%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.35%) Rapid7
5 2 (2.35%) Sophos
5 2 (2.35%) Xero
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya
6 1 (1.18%) Darktrace
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.18%) Splunk
6 1 (1.18%) Varonis