Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 714 737
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 +39
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 116 120 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 133
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.76% +5.45%
10th Percentile £46,375 £46,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £82,500 £96,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,529
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.86% +0.98%

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 64,467 67,464 75,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.33% 91.82% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 51,586 53,333 65,195
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -35 15 £62,500 -3.85% 8
South London - 5 £50,000 - 1
West London +16 3 £59,500 +32.22% 5
East London -10 2 £63,750 +8.51%
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 107 (92.24%) Information Security
2 91 (78.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (55.17%) Security Management
4 60 (51.72%) Information Security Management
5 57 (49.14%) Management Information System
5 57 (49.14%) CISSP
6 47 (40.52%) CISM
7 36 (31.03%) GDPR
8 32 (27.59%) Cyber Essentials
9 31 (26.72%) PCI DSS
10 30 (25.86%) Risk Management
11 29 (25.00%) Finance
12 27 (23.28%) Cybersecurity
13 26 (22.41%) CISA
14 24 (20.69%) Data Protection
15 22 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (18.97%) ITIL
16 17 (14.66%) Degree
17 16 (13.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 16 (13.79%) Information Governance
18 15 (12.93%) Vulnerability Management
18 15 (12.93%) Programme Management
18 15 (12.93%) Supplier Management
18 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
19 14 (12.07%) Data Management
19 14 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
19 14 (12.07%) Data Strategy
20 12 (10.34%) Information Assurance
21 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
21 11 (9.48%) Risk Assessment

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 2 (1.72%) CMS
1 2 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.86%) G Suite
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Firewall
1 3 (2.59%) IPsec
1 3 (2.59%) SSL
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) VPN
3 1 (0.86%) BGP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.86%) OSPF
3 1 (0.86%) SAN
3 1 (0.86%) SNMP
3 1 (0.86%) SSH
3 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.86%) VLAN
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
3 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) GIS
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.17%) Legal
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Billing
4 5 (4.31%) Law
4 5 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.59%) Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Security Manager
2 19 (16.38%) Consultant
3 18 (15.52%) Security Officer
4 17 (14.66%) Information Manager
4 17 (14.66%) Information Officer
4 17 (14.66%) Information Security Officer
5 15 (12.93%) Analyst
5 15 (12.93%) Information Security Manager
6 14 (12.07%) Security Consultant
7 11 (9.48%) Information Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Head of Information
8 8 (6.90%) Head of Security
8 8 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (6.03%) IT Manager
9 7 (6.03%) IT Security Manager
9 7 (6.03%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.86%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (49.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.90%) Fintech
3 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.03%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.31%) Cyberattack
5 4 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.59%) iSeries
6 3 (2.59%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.72%) CMDB
7 2 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.86%) CESG
8 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Windows
2 3 (2.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.86%) CentOS
4 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (92.24%) Information Security
2 64 (55.17%) Security Management
3 60 (51.72%) Information Security Management
4 30 (25.86%) Risk Management
5 27 (23.28%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (20.69%) Data Protection
7 22 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (18.97%) ITIL
8 16 (13.79%) Information Governance
9 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
9 15 (12.93%) Programme Management
9 15 (12.93%) Supplier Management
9 15 (12.93%) Vulnerability Management
10 14 (12.07%) Data Management
10 14 (12.07%) Data Strategy
10 14 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (10.34%) Information Assurance
12 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (9.48%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.31%) SQL
2 2 (1.72%) C
3 1 (0.86%) Java
3 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (49.14%) CISSP
2 47 (40.52%) CISM
3 26 (22.41%) CISA
4 17 (14.66%) Degree
5 8 (6.90%) CRISC
6 7 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (6.03%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 6 (5.17%) SANS
8 5 (4.31%) CGEIT
9 3 (2.59%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.59%) GIAC
9 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.72%) GCIA
10 2 (1.72%) GCIH
10 2 (1.72%) GSEC
10 2 (1.72%) GSNA
10 2 (1.72%) IRCA
10 2 (1.72%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (1.72%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.86%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (78.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (31.03%) GDPR
3 32 (27.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 31 (26.72%) PCI DSS
5 16 (13.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (6.03%) COBIT
7 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (3.45%) QA
8 2 (1.72%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (1.72%) COSO
8 2 (1.72%) FIPS 140-2
8 2 (1.72%) HIPAA
8 2 (1.72%) ISO 31000
8 2 (1.72%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.86%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) KVM
2 1 (0.86%) LXC
2 1 (0.86%) pfSense
2 1 (0.86%) Samba
2 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Ansible
1 1 (0.86%) Nagios
1 1 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.86%) vCenter Server
1 1 (0.86%) WSUS
1 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.59%) CA
2 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.72%) BMC
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco
3 2 (1.72%) Remedy
3 2 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (0.86%) Aderant
4 1 (0.86%) EMC
4 1 (0.86%) Google
4 1 (0.86%) iManage
4 1 (0.86%) Intapp
4 1 (0.86%) McAfee
4 1 (0.86%) Qualys
4 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds