Period
to 19 November 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 223 266
Rank change year-on-year +31 +43 +40
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 137 131 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.35% 1.13% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.87% 8.78% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 145
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,625 £37,350
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% -1.63% +11.82%

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 1388 1492 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.70% 12.83% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1324 1849
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 97 (70.80%) Information Security
2 62 (45.26%) Finance
3 59 (43.07%) CISSP
4 50 (36.50%) CISM
5 42 (30.66%) ISMS
5 42 (30.66%) Data Protection
5 42 (30.66%) SIEM
6 38 (27.74%) PCI DSS
7 37 (27.01%) Cybersecurity
8 36 (26.28%) GDPR
9 35 (25.55%) Firewall
10 33 (24.09%) Risk Assessment
11 31 (22.63%) Security Management
11 31 (22.63%) CISA
12 29 (21.17%) Information Security Management
12 29 (21.17%) ITIL
13 26 (18.98%) Windows
14 21 (15.33%) Data Security
14 21 (15.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 20 (14.60%) Compliance Audit
16 19 (13.87%) Supplier Management
17 18 (13.14%) Degree
17 18 (13.14%) Linux
17 18 (13.14%) Vulnerability Management
18 17 (12.41%) Cisco
18 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
19 16 (11.68%) Security Architecture
20 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
20 15 (10.95%) Business Continuity
21 14 (10.22%) CheckPoint

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 5 (3.65%) SAS
2 3 (2.19%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) Apache
3 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) IaaS
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.46%) Office 365
4 2 (1.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.73%) Force.com
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.55%) Firewall
2 13 (9.49%) Network Security
3 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.38%) HTTPS
4 6 (4.38%) VPN
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (3.65%) HTTP
5 5 (3.65%) IPsec
5 5 (3.65%) Wireless
6 4 (2.92%) DNS
7 3 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.19%) SAN
8 2 (1.46%) DHCP
8 2 (1.46%) Intranet
8 2 (1.46%) LAN
8 2 (1.46%) Skype
8 2 (1.46%) SMS
8 2 (1.46%) VLAN
8 2 (1.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.46%) MySQL
1 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.73%) Big Data
2 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Phing
1 2 (1.46%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.73%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.73%) Metasploit
General
1 62 (45.26%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Law
3 9 (6.57%) Retail
4 6 (4.38%) Automotive
5 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.92%) Advertising
7 3 (2.19%) Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Games
7 3 (2.19%) Legal
8 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.46%) Marketing
8 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.93%) Analyst
2 38 (27.74%) Security Analyst
3 29 (21.17%) Information Analyst
3 29 (21.17%) Information Security Analyst
4 26 (18.98%) Consultant
5 18 (13.14%) IT Manager
5 18 (13.14%) Security Manager
5 18 (13.14%) Technical Analyst
5 18 (13.14%) Technical Security Analyst
6 14 (10.22%) Security Consultant
7 12 (8.76%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) IT Security Manager
9 8 (5.84%) Data Consultant
9 8 (5.84%) Data Protection Consultant
9 8 (5.84%) Information Manager
10 7 (5.11%) Information Security Manager
10 7 (5.11%) Risk Manager
11 6 (4.38%) Architect
11 6 (4.38%) GDPR Consultant
11 6 (4.38%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.19%) OAuth
1 3 (2.19%) OpenID
1 3 (2.19%) SailPoint
1 3 (2.19%) SAML
2 2 (1.46%) jQuery
2 2 (1.46%) LAMP
2 2 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.46%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.46%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.46%) Web Services
2 2 (1.46%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (0.73%) .NET
3 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.73%) REST
3 1 (0.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.11%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (4.38%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.38%) PKI
4 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.65%) CESG
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.92%) Fintech
6 3 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
7 2 (1.46%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) Windows
2 18 (13.14%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) Kali Linux
4 6 (4.38%) CentOS
4 6 (4.38%) Debian
4 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.38%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Android
7 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.73%) Unix
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (70.80%) Information Security
2 42 (30.66%) Data Protection
2 42 (30.66%) ISMS
2 42 (30.66%) SIEM
3 37 (27.01%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (24.09%) Risk Assessment
5 31 (22.63%) Security Management
6 29 (21.17%) Information Security Management
6 29 (21.17%) ITIL
7 21 (15.33%) Data Security
7 21 (15.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 20 (14.60%) Compliance Audit
9 19 (13.87%) Supplier Management
10 18 (13.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (12.41%) Risk Management
12 16 (11.68%) Security Architecture
13 15 (10.95%) Business Continuity
14 14 (10.22%) Project Management
14 14 (10.22%) Security Operations
15 12 (8.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.30%) Java
2 8 (5.84%) Bash Shell
3 7 (5.11%) Python
3 7 (5.11%) Ruby
4 5 (3.65%) C
4 5 (3.65%) C-shell
4 5 (3.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.65%) Korn
4 5 (3.65%) Perl
4 5 (3.65%) SQL
5 2 (1.46%) PHP
5 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.46%) VBScript
6 1 (0.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (43.07%) CISSP
2 50 (36.50%) CISM
3 31 (22.63%) CISA
4 18 (13.14%) Degree
5 11 (8.03%) CEH
6 10 (7.30%) CRISC
6 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
7 9 (6.57%) GIAC
7 9 (6.57%) SANS
8 6 (4.38%) CREST Certified
8 6 (4.38%) GCIH
9 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 5 (3.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.65%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (3.65%) LPIC
9 5 (3.65%) RHCA
9 5 (3.65%) RHCE
9 5 (3.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (27.74%) PCI DSS
2 36 (26.28%) GDPR
3 10 (7.30%) COBIT
4 9 (6.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (6.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (5.11%) PMO
6 6 (4.38%) SLA
7 5 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (3.65%) NIST 800
7 5 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (3.65%) SAS 70
8 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
8 4 (2.92%) QA
9 3 (2.19%) BS25999
9 3 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (2.19%) HIPAA
9 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (1.46%) FISMA
10 2 (1.46%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (1.46%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.38%) pfSense
3 5 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.19%) XenApp
5 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.73%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) FortiGate
1 5 (3.65%) SCCM
2 4 (2.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.19%) Nessus
3 3 (2.19%) WSUS
4 2 (1.46%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.46%) CSIRT
4 2 (1.46%) QRadar
5 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.73%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.73%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 17 (12.41%) Cisco
2 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.22%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.11%) F5
4 7 (5.11%) McAfee
4 7 (5.11%) Palo Alto
5 6 (4.38%) Juniper
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.38%) VMware
6 5 (3.65%) Aruba
6 5 (3.65%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.65%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (3.65%) FireEye
6 5 (3.65%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.65%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.65%) WatchGuard
7 4 (2.92%) Dell
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle
8 3 (2.19%) AppSense
8 3 (2.19%) Citrix