Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 195 188
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 +51
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 123 158 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.21% 1.45% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.68% 11.52% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 104 147 141
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -14.81%
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,750 £37,125
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -11.54%

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 1,271 1,371 1,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.55% 12.55% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 1,217 1,268
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,125 £92,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 -6 1 £120,000 +100.00%
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 65 (52.85%) Information Security
2 62 (50.41%) Cybersecurity
3 54 (43.90%) CISSP
4 46 (37.40%) CISM
5 41 (33.33%) Finance
6 37 (30.08%) Risk Management
7 34 (27.64%) NIST
8 27 (21.95%) GDPR
9 26 (21.14%) Data Protection
10 24 (19.51%) Cyber Essentials
11 22 (17.89%) Windows
11 22 (17.89%) Security Management
11 22 (17.89%) ISMS
12 21 (17.07%) Degree
13 20 (16.26%) CEH
14 19 (15.45%) Security Architecture
14 19 (15.45%) Management Information System
15 18 (14.63%) Firewall
15 18 (14.63%) Azure
15 18 (14.63%) AWS
16 17 (13.82%) SIEM
16 17 (13.82%) Legal
16 17 (13.82%) ITIL
16 17 (13.82%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (13.01%) COBIT
18 15 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
18 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (12.20%) Security Operations
19 14 (11.38%) CISA
19 14 (11.38%) Banking

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 (1.63%) CMS
1 2 (1.63%) nginx
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.63%) AWS
1 18 (14.63%) Azure
2 10 (8.13%) Office 365
3 5 (4.07%) SaaS
4 4 (3.25%) GCP
5 3 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.63%) IaaS
6 2 (1.63%) PaaS
6 2 (1.63%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.81%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) Firewall
2 10 (8.13%) Network Security
3 8 (6.50%) DNS
4 6 (4.88%) LAN
5 5 (4.07%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.44%) SMTP
6 3 (2.44%) SSL
6 3 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (1.63%) DHCP
7 2 (1.63%) HTTP
7 2 (1.63%) VLAN
8 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) RDBMS
1 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.63%) Redis
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) Ant
2 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 41 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Legal
3 14 (11.38%) Banking
4 7 (5.69%) Law
5 6 (4.88%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.63%) Back Office
7 2 (1.63%) International Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.02%) Analyst
2 26 (21.14%) Consultant
3 25 (20.33%) Security Analyst
4 24 (19.51%) Security Consultant
5 16 (13.01%) Information Analyst
5 16 (13.01%) Information Security Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) IT Analyst
7 11 (8.94%) Security Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Security Manager
9 9 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Cisco Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) IT Manager
10 7 (5.69%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Security Consultant
11 6 (4.88%) Cloud Consultant
11 6 (4.88%) Information Manager
11 6 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
11 6 (4.88%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) libvirt
1 2 (1.63%) SAML
2 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) OAuth
2 1 (0.81%) OpenID
2 1 (0.81%) Redux
2 1 (0.81%) REST
2 1 (0.81%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.94%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.25%) Cyberattack
6 3 (2.44%) CESG
6 3 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.63%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.63%) Replication
7 2 (1.63%) SCADA
7 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.63%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.89%) Windows
2 13 (10.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
5 3 (2.44%) CentOS
5 3 (2.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.85%) Information Security
2 62 (50.41%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (30.08%) Risk Management
4 26 (21.14%) Data Protection
5 22 (17.89%) ISMS
5 22 (17.89%) Security Management
6 19 (15.45%) Security Architecture
7 17 (13.82%) ITIL
7 17 (13.82%) SIEM
8 15 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (12.20%) Security Operations
8 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.57%) Information Security Management
10 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.76%) Business Continuity
10 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.94%) Fintech
11 11 (8.94%) Information Assurance
11 11 (8.94%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (8.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.25%) Python
2 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (1.63%) C
3 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (43.90%) CISSP
2 46 (37.40%) CISM
3 21 (17.07%) Degree
4 20 (16.26%) CEH
5 17 (13.82%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (11.38%) CISA
7 10 (8.13%) CRISC
8 8 (6.50%) CCNA
8 8 (6.50%) CCNP
8 8 (6.50%) GIAC
8 8 (6.50%) GSEC
9 7 (5.69%) CCIE
9 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 2 (1.63%) AWS Certification
12 2 (1.63%) CREST Certified
12 2 (1.63%) Master's Degree
12 2 (1.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (27.64%) NIST
2 27 (21.95%) GDPR
3 24 (19.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (13.01%) COBIT
5 13 (10.57%) PCI DSS
6 7 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (4.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (3.25%) NIST 800
9 3 (2.44%) Data Quality
9 3 (2.44%) ISO 22301
9 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
9 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (1.63%) ISO 14001
10 2 (1.63%) NCSC
11 1 (0.81%) ITGC
11 1 (0.81%) QA
11 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Docker
3 2 (1.63%) KVM
3 2 (1.63%) oVirt
3 2 (1.63%) QEMU
3 2 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Ansible
1 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.63%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.81%) Grafana
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Cisco
2 7 (5.69%) CheckPoint
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.07%) Google
3 5 (4.07%) Informatica
3 5 (4.07%) Splunk
3 5 (4.07%) VMware
4 3 (2.44%) CA
4 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.63%) AlienVault
5 2 (1.63%) Apple
5 2 (1.63%) Darktrace
5 2 (1.63%) Dynatrace
5 2 (1.63%) Qualys
5 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.63%) Veeam
6 1 (0.81%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.81%) Trustwave
6 1 (0.81%) Zoho