Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 694 711 672
Rank change year-on-year +17 -39 +116
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 141 101 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 79 182
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +18.18% +1.66%
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,650 £42,575
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,250 £88,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 64,114 62,160 76,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.76% 91.30% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52,499 52,128 65,544
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,961
% change year-on-year - +4.25% +3.14%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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 -23 26 £62,500 -16.67% 1
West London +2 4 £40,500 -10.00% 2
East London +10 3 £80,000 +23.08%
South London - 1 £50,000 -
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 London region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 129 (91.49%) Information Security
2 124 (87.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 90 (63.83%) Security Management
4 87 (61.70%) Information Security Management
5 75 (53.19%) Management Information System
6 70 (49.65%) CISSP
7 58 (41.13%) CISM
8 44 (31.21%) CISA
9 42 (29.79%) Finance
9 42 (29.79%) GDPR
10 40 (28.37%) Data Protection
11 36 (25.53%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (24.82%) PCI DSS
13 32 (22.70%) Risk Management
14 30 (21.28%) Cyber Essentials
15 28 (19.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (18.44%) Data Protection Act
17 25 (17.73%) Risk Assessment
17 25 (17.73%) ITIL
18 21 (14.89%) Degree
18 21 (14.89%) Project Management
19 20 (14.18%) Information Governance
20 18 (12.77%) Legal
21 17 (12.06%) PRINCE2
22 16 (11.35%) Supplier Management
22 16 (11.35%) CRISC
22 16 (11.35%) Information Assurance
23 15 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 15 (10.64%) Programme Management
24 14 (9.93%) Data Management

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 4 (2.84%) CMS
2 2 (1.42%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.42%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.71%) Network Security
2 1 (0.71%) SAN
2 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (29.79%) Finance
2 18 (12.77%) Legal
3 11 (7.80%) Law
4 10 (7.09%) Retail
5 7 (4.96%) Marketing
6 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.42%) Banking
7 2 (1.42%) Games
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (21.99%) Analyst
2 29 (20.57%) Security Manager
3 26 (18.44%) Security Analyst
4 25 (17.73%) Information Manager
5 24 (17.02%) Information Officer
5 24 (17.02%) Information Security Officer
5 24 (17.02%) Security Officer
6 23 (16.31%) Information Analyst
6 23 (16.31%) Information Security Manager
7 20 (14.18%) Consultant
7 20 (14.18%) Information Security Analyst
8 17 (12.06%) Security Consultant
9 12 (8.51%) Information Security Consultant
10 9 (6.38%) Data Protection Officer
10 9 (6.38%) Head of Security
11 8 (5.67%) Head of Information
11 8 (5.67%) Risk Manager
12 7 (4.96%) Compliance Manager
12 7 (4.96%) Information Security Specialist
12 7 (4.96%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) OAuth
2 1 (0.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (53.19%) Management Information System
2 26 (18.44%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.84%) CMDB
5 4 (2.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.84%) Fintech
5 4 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.42%) CESG
6 2 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) BYOD
7 1 (0.71%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.71%) NHS
7 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Android
2 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (91.49%) Information Security
2 90 (63.83%) Security Management
3 87 (61.70%) Information Security Management
4 40 (28.37%) Data Protection
5 36 (25.53%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (22.70%) Risk Management
7 28 (19.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (17.73%) ITIL
8 25 (17.73%) Risk Assessment
9 21 (14.89%) Project Management
10 20 (14.18%) Information Governance
11 17 (12.06%) PRINCE2
12 16 (11.35%) Information Assurance
12 16 (11.35%) Supplier Management
13 15 (10.64%) Programme Management
13 15 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 14 (9.93%) Data Management
14 14 (9.93%) Data Strategy
14 14 (9.93%) Internal Audit
14 14 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.42%) Java
2 1 (0.71%) C
2 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (49.65%) CISSP
2 58 (41.13%) CISM
3 44 (31.21%) CISA
4 21 (14.89%) Degree
5 16 (11.35%) CRISC
6 8 (5.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 7 (4.96%) CGEIT
8 6 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (4.26%) DBS Check
8 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 5 (3.55%) SANS
10 4 (2.84%) GIAC
10 4 (2.84%) GSNA
10 4 (2.84%) IRCA
10 4 (2.84%) PCI QSA
11 2 (1.42%) GCIA
11 2 (1.42%) GCIH
11 2 (1.42%) GSEC
11 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (87.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (29.79%) GDPR
3 35 (24.82%) PCI DSS
4 30 (21.28%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (9.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (6.38%) COBIT
6 9 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (2.84%) ISO 31000
8 3 (2.13%) ISO 22301
9 2 (1.42%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (1.42%) COSO
9 2 (1.42%) SAS 70
9 2 (1.42%) SLA
10 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Nessus
2 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.38%) CA
3 4 (2.84%) BMC
3 4 (2.84%) Remedy
4 1 (0.71%) EMC
4 1 (0.71%) Juniper
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee
4 1 (0.71%) Palo Alto
4 1 (0.71%) Qualys
4 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (0.71%) VMware