Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 642 715 728
Rank change year-on-year +73 +13 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 202 130 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 172 110 161
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £88,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +4.76%

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68732 68845 79948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.62% 90.63% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52798 59247 67347
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in London

ISMS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISMS in London.

Salary trend for ISMS in London

ISMS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in London

ISMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Central London +55 56 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East London +12 11 £60,000 -7.69%
West London +15 3 £42,000 -6.67%
North London +10 1 £47,500 -58.70%
South London +2 1 £27,500 -53.01%
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 London region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 192 (95.05%) Information Security
2 130 (64.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 120 (59.41%) Security Management
4 115 (56.93%) Information Security Management
5 82 (40.59%) CISSP
6 81 (40.10%) CISM
7 80 (39.60%) Finance
8 76 (37.62%) Data Protection
9 69 (34.16%) Cybersecurity
10 68 (33.66%) Management Information System
11 53 (26.24%) Risk Management
12 47 (23.27%) Firewall
12 47 (23.27%) GDPR
13 46 (22.77%) PCI DSS
14 44 (21.78%) CISA
15 41 (20.30%) Risk Assessment
16 37 (18.32%) SIEM
17 36 (17.82%) Windows
18 31 (15.35%) Law
18 31 (15.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 30 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (14.36%) Penetration Testing
20 29 (14.36%) Degree
20 29 (14.36%) Compliance Audit
21 27 (13.37%) Security Architecture
22 26 (12.87%) Data Security
23 25 (12.38%) Information Security Governance
23 25 (12.38%) Supplier Management
24 23 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
25 22 (10.89%) Microsoft

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (6.44%) IIS
2 12 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.47%) SAS
4 5 (2.48%) Apache
5 2 (0.99%) CMS
5 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (10.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.99%) SPSS
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.99%) Unica
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) IaaS
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.99%) Mimecast
1 2 (0.99%) Office 365
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (23.27%) Firewall
2 11 (5.45%) Network Security
3 8 (3.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.98%) LDAP
5 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) Internet
6 1 (0.50%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.44%) MySQL
1 13 (6.44%) NoSQL
1 13 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.96%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.96%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (4.46%) AppScan
2 8 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.96%) TeamCity
2 8 (3.96%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) TestRail
General
1 80 (39.60%) Finance
2 31 (15.35%) Law
3 22 (10.89%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.91%) Legal
5 17 (8.42%) Marketing
6 12 (5.94%) Retail
7 10 (4.95%) Electronics
7 10 (4.95%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (31.19%) Analyst
2 50 (24.75%) Security Analyst
3 37 (18.32%) Information Analyst
3 37 (18.32%) Information Security Analyst
4 31 (15.35%) Security Specialist
5 29 (14.36%) Information Officer
5 29 (14.36%) Information Security Officer
5 29 (14.36%) Security Officer
6 25 (12.38%) Security Manager
7 23 (11.39%) Consultant
7 23 (11.39%) Technical Analyst
8 21 (10.40%) Technical Security Analyst
9 20 (9.90%) Information Security Specialist
9 20 (9.90%) Information Specialist
9 20 (9.90%) Security Consultant
10 19 (9.41%) Information Manager
10 19 (9.41%) Information Security Manager
11 12 (5.94%) Information Security Consultant
12 10 (4.95%) Information Governance Specialist
13 9 (4.46%) Information Governance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.90%) .NET
2 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.46%) J2EE
4 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.48%) CSS
4 5 (2.48%) HTML
4 5 (2.48%) JSP
4 5 (2.48%) XML
4 5 (2.48%) XSL
5 4 (1.98%) OAuth
5 4 (1.98%) OAuth2
5 4 (1.98%) SAML
6 1 (0.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (33.66%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.90%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.48%) CESG
5 5 (2.48%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.49%) BYOD
7 3 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.99%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.50%) CMDB
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.82%) Windows
2 18 (8.91%) Linux
3 11 (5.45%) Android
3 11 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) CentOS
5 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (95.05%) Information Security
2 120 (59.41%) Security Management
3 115 (56.93%) Information Security Management
4 76 (37.62%) Data Protection
5 69 (34.16%) Cybersecurity
6 53 (26.24%) Risk Management
7 41 (20.30%) Risk Assessment
8 37 (18.32%) SIEM
9 31 (15.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 30 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (14.36%) Compliance Audit
11 29 (14.36%) Penetration Testing
12 27 (13.37%) Security Architecture
13 26 (12.87%) Data Security
14 25 (12.38%) Information Security Governance
14 25 (12.38%) Supplier Management
15 23 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
17 20 (9.90%) Internal Audit
18 18 (8.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.93%) C#
2 11 (5.45%) Java
3 10 (4.95%) SQL
4 8 (3.96%) Perl
4 8 (3.96%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.47%) C
6 5 (2.48%) C++
6 5 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.48%) Objective-C
6 5 (2.48%) VB
6 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.99%) Python
7 2 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 82 (40.59%) CISSP
2 81 (40.10%) CISM
3 44 (21.78%) CISA
4 29 (14.36%) Degree
5 19 (9.41%) CRISC
6 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.46%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 8 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (3.96%) MCITP
8 8 (3.96%) MCTS
8 8 (3.96%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 5 (2.48%) CEH
11 2 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.99%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.99%) PMP
11 2 (0.99%) SANS
11 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (64.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (23.27%) GDPR
3 46 (22.77%) PCI DSS
4 21 (10.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 19 (9.41%) COBIT
6 10 (4.95%) ISO 9001
7 8 (3.96%) SLA
8 6 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (2.48%) SAS 70
10 4 (1.98%) ISO 22301
11 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (0.99%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.99%) QA
12 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.50%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 18 (8.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.44%) Oracle
3 10 (4.95%) SAP
4 9 (4.46%) Apple
4 9 (4.46%) IBM
5 6 (2.97%) CA
6 5 (2.48%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Alterian
8 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.99%) Darktrace
8 2 (0.99%) Sage
8 2 (0.99%) Sophos
8 2 (0.99%) Tableau
8 2 (0.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) IFS
9 1 (0.50%) McAfee
9 1 (0.50%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.50%) Remedy
9 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds