Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 205 202
Rank change year-on-year +65 -3 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 58 115 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.50% 1.15% 1.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.11% 9.00% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 52 103 148
Median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,482 £45,000 £50,875
90th Percentile £107,125 £98,250 £93,750
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 411 1,278 1,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.65% 12.74% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 351 1,084 1,203
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £66,823 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +5.69% +2.50%

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 21 September 2020.

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 42 (72.41%) Information Security
2 32 (55.17%) Finance
3 25 (43.10%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (39.66%) CISSP
5 20 (34.48%) NIST
6 19 (32.76%) Risk Management
7 18 (31.03%) CISM
8 17 (29.31%) Azure
9 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
10 13 (22.41%) ITIL
11 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.69%) Firewall
11 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (18.97%) GDPR
12 11 (18.97%) Legal
13 10 (17.24%) ISMS
14 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
14 9 (15.52%) Degree
14 9 (15.52%) CISA
14 9 (15.52%) Cyber Essentials
15 8 (13.79%) Security Management
15 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (12.07%) Information Security Management
16 7 (12.07%) AWS
16 7 (12.07%) Identity Access Management
16 7 (12.07%) Office 365
16 7 (12.07%) SIEM
16 7 (12.07%) Information Security Governance
17 6 (10.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

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 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.31%) Azure
2 7 (12.07%) AWS
2 7 (12.07%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.17%) SaaS
5 2 (3.45%) GCP
5 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) GIS
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (55.17%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Legal
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Law
5 2 (3.45%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Security Manager
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Information Manager
3 14 (24.14%) Information Security Manager
4 11 (18.97%) Information Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Security Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (8.62%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Information Risk Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security Compliance Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Information Security
2 25 (43.10%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (32.76%) Risk Management
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL
5 12 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (17.24%) ISMS
7 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
8 8 (13.79%) Security Management
9 7 (12.07%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security Governance
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security Management
9 7 (12.07%) SIEM
10 6 (10.34%) Change Management
10 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
10 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
10 6 (10.34%) Migration
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.62%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) CISSP
2 18 (31.03%) CISM
3 9 (15.52%) CISA
3 9 (15.52%) Degree
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (8.62%) CRISC
7 4 (6.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 3 (5.17%) CCSP
8 3 (5.17%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (5.17%) GIAC
8 3 (5.17%) GSLC
9 2 (3.45%) CCIE
9 2 (3.45%) CCNA
9 2 (3.45%) CCSA
9 2 (3.45%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (1.72%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) NIST
2 11 (18.97%) GDPR
3 9 (15.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (10.34%) COBIT
4 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (6.90%) ISO 31000
5 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
6 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (3.45%) ISO 22301
8 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
8 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (1.72%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Qualys
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) Meraki
3 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) VMware