Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 182 193
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 65 124 142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 1.37% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.78% 11.73% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 122 119
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £46,125 £37,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £99,500 £91,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% +3.85%

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 552 1,057 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.80% 11.66% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 448 891 1,074
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,375 £35,000 £36,975
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,375
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +15 1 £60,000 -11.11%
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 46 (70.77%) Information Security
2 28 (43.08%) Finance
3 26 (40.00%) CISSP
4 23 (35.38%) CISM
5 21 (32.31%) Azure
5 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (32.31%) NIST
6 16 (24.62%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (24.62%) AWS
7 14 (21.54%) Risk Management
8 13 (20.00%) Security Management
8 13 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (18.46%) Windows
9 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
10 11 (16.92%) GDPR
11 10 (15.38%) CISA
11 10 (15.38%) ITIL
11 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 10 (15.38%) Firewall
11 10 (15.38%) ISMS
12 9 (13.85%) Data Protection
12 9 (13.85%) Microsoft 365
12 9 (13.85%) Linux
13 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (12.31%) DNS
13 8 (12.31%) Banking
14 7 (10.77%) VMware
14 7 (10.77%) VPN
14 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (4.62%) IIS
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.31%) Azure
2 16 (24.62%) AWS
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Stack
5 1 (1.54%) GCP
5 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) DNS
3 7 (10.77%) VPN
4 6 (9.23%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.15%) Network Security
6 3 (4.62%) NAS
7 2 (3.08%) BGP
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
7 2 (3.08%) SSL
7 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.54%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) GitLab
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (10.77%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Security Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Security Officer
4 6 (9.23%) Information Officer
4 6 (9.23%) Security Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Information Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) LAMP
3 1 (1.54%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 3 (4.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.62%) Unix
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Information Security
2 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (21.54%) Risk Management
4 13 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 13 (20.00%) Security Management
5 10 (15.38%) ISMS
5 10 (15.38%) ITIL
6 9 (13.85%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.77%) Incident Management
8 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.15%) Compliance Audit
9 4 (6.15%) Cyber Resilience
9 4 (6.15%) DevOps
9 4 (6.15%) Information Security Governance
9 4 (6.15%) Migration
9 4 (6.15%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (6.15%) Security Operations
9 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (4.62%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.62%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) CISSP
2 23 (35.38%) CISM
3 10 (15.38%) CISA
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.69%) CCNA
5 5 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.15%) CCNP
6 4 (6.15%) CRISC
6 4 (6.15%) Degree
6 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (4.62%) GIAC
7 3 (4.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (3.08%) CCSP
8 2 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.08%) GSLC
8 2 (3.08%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.31%) NIST
2 16 (24.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (16.92%) GDPR
4 7 (10.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (6.15%) COBIT
6 3 (4.62%) ISO 9001
6 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
8 1 (1.54%) ISO 31000
8 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (1.54%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.54%) QA
8 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.62%) Docker
5 1 (1.54%) XenApp
5 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.15%) Ansible
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (6.15%) SCDPM
3 3 (4.62%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 3 (4.62%) Terraform
4 2 (3.08%) Packer
4 2 (3.08%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.54%) CASB
5 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Aruba
4 3 (4.62%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (4.62%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Synology
5 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.08%) Veeam
6 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.54%) Google