Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 202 193
Rank change year-on-year +60 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 63 123 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.56% 1.23% 1.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.91% 10.16% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52 113 146
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,875 £46,100 £46,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £112,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 453 1,211 1,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.24% 12.12% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 385 1,013 1,147
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 November 2020.

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 November 2020. 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 - 1 £60,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (74.60%) Information Security
2 36 (57.14%) Finance
3 27 (42.86%) CISSP
4 26 (41.27%) NIST
5 25 (39.68%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (38.10%) CISM
7 23 (36.51%) Risk Management
8 15 (23.81%) Azure
9 13 (20.63%) ITIL
9 13 (20.63%) Information Security Management
9 13 (20.63%) Security Management
9 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
9 13 (20.63%) CISA
9 13 (20.63%) GDPR
10 11 (17.46%) Banking
10 11 (17.46%) AWS
11 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
11 10 (15.87%) Degree
11 10 (15.87%) Legal
12 9 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 9 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (12.70%) CRISC
13 8 (12.70%) Firewall
13 8 (12.70%) SQL
13 8 (12.70%) ISMS
14 7 (11.11%) COBIT
14 7 (11.11%) Change Management
14 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP

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 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Azure
2 11 (17.46%) AWS
3 2 (3.17%) GCP
4 1 (1.59%) Azure Stack
4 1 (1.59%) Office 365
4 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.17%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) GIS
1 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Redis
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) GitLab
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 36 (57.14%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Security Manager
2 17 (26.98%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Information Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Information Manager
4 12 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (19.05%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Security Officer
6 5 (7.94%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (7.94%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Information Officer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Security Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Information Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
2 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Information Security
2 25 (39.68%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (36.51%) Risk Management
4 13 (20.63%) Information Security Management
4 13 (20.63%) ITIL
4 13 (20.63%) Security Management
5 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
6 9 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.70%) ISMS
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
9 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
9 6 (9.52%) Migration
9 6 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (7.94%) DevOps
10 5 (7.94%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.94%) Information Assurance
10 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) Java
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) CISSP
2 24 (38.10%) CISM
3 13 (20.63%) CISA
4 10 (15.87%) Degree
5 8 (12.70%) CRISC
6 7 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (9.52%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 4 (6.35%) CCSP
9 3 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (4.76%) GIAC
9 3 (4.76%) GSLC
9 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 1 (1.59%) CEH
11 1 (1.59%) CGEIT
11 1 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.59%) GCIA
11 1 (1.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) NIST
2 13 (20.63%) GDPR
3 9 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (11.11%) COBIT
5 5 (7.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (7.94%) ISO 31000
6 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (3.17%) ISO 22301
7 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
7 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (3.17%) NIST 800
7 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.59%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Docker
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Packer
2 2 (3.17%) Terraform
2 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.59%) CASB
3 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco
3 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Qualys