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

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 710 662 733
Rank change year-on-year -48 +71 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 111 185 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 160 112
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £38,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £84,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -9.09%

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 62,403 69,281 70,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.70% 92.81% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50,143 53,043 60,553
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,260
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 -66 13 £67,500 +12.50% 4
West London +41 11 £75,000 +78.57% 2
South London +11 6 £50,000 +81.82%
North London +7 1 £67,500 +42.11%
East London -10 1 £47,500 -20.83% 4
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 104 (93.69%) Information Security
2 81 (72.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (51.35%) Security Management
4 55 (49.55%) Information Security Management
5 46 (41.44%) GDPR
6 43 (38.74%) Management Information System
7 40 (36.04%) Data Protection
8 39 (35.14%) CISSP
9 34 (30.63%) Risk Management
10 33 (29.73%) PCI DSS
11 30 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
11 30 (27.03%) CISM
12 22 (19.82%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (16.22%) Cyber Essentials
14 17 (15.32%) Degree
15 16 (14.41%) CISA
16 13 (11.71%) Windows
16 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 12 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
18 11 (9.91%) Law
18 11 (9.91%) Legal
19 10 (9.01%) Business Continuity
19 10 (9.01%) Fintech
20 9 (8.11%) Cyberattack
20 9 (8.11%) CRISC
20 9 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
20 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
20 9 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
20 9 (8.11%) Active Directory

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 3 (2.70%) IIS
2 2 (1.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.90%) G Suite
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Slack
3 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) SSL
2 5 (4.50%) Firewall
2 5 (4.50%) IPsec
3 4 (3.60%) Internet
4 3 (2.70%) DNS
5 2 (1.80%) DHCP
5 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.80%) VPN
6 1 (0.90%) BGP
6 1 (0.90%) Intranet
6 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.90%) OSPF
6 1 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.90%) SAN
6 1 (0.90%) SNMP
6 1 (0.90%) SSH
6 1 (0.90%) VLAN
6 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) GIS
3 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.90%) git-flow
3 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (9.91%) Law
1 11 (9.91%) Legal
2 8 (7.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Billing
5 4 (3.60%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Military
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 43 (38.74%) Security Manager
2 28 (25.23%) Information Manager
2 28 (25.23%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (18.02%) Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Security Officer
5 13 (11.71%) Information Officer
5 13 (11.71%) Information Security Officer
6 11 (9.91%) Information Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) IT Manager
8 9 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Information Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Security Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.41%) Service Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.90%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.90%) LDAP
2 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (38.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.01%) Fintech
3 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.11%) Cyberattack
3 9 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.50%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.60%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.60%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.60%) PKI
5 4 (3.60%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.70%) iSeries
6 3 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.70%) User Experience
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.80%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.90%) CESG
8 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
3 3 (2.70%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) CentOS
5 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (93.69%) Information Security
2 57 (51.35%) Security Management
3 55 (49.55%) Information Security Management
4 40 (36.04%) Data Protection
5 34 (30.63%) Risk Management
6 30 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (19.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (9.01%) Business Continuity
11 9 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.21%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.21%) SIEM
13 7 (6.31%) Data Security
13 7 (6.31%) ITIL
13 7 (6.31%) ITSM
13 7 (6.31%) SDLC
13 7 (6.31%) Security Architecture
14 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) SQL
2 3 (2.70%) C
3 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (35.14%) CISSP
2 30 (27.03%) CISM
3 17 (15.32%) Degree
4 16 (14.41%) CISA
5 9 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (8.11%) CRISC
6 6 (5.41%) SANS
7 5 (4.50%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (2.70%) GIAC
8 3 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) GSLC
9 2 (1.80%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (0.90%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.90%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.90%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.90%) IISP
10 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (72.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (41.44%) GDPR
3 33 (29.73%) PCI DSS
4 18 (16.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (4.50%) QA
7 4 (3.60%) FIPS 140-2
7 4 (3.60%) ISO 9001
8 3 (2.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (1.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (1.80%) GCP
9 2 (1.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.90%) COBIT
10 1 (0.90%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.90%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.90%) PMO
10 1 (0.90%) PSD2
10 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) KVM
2 1 (0.90%) LXC
2 1 (0.90%) pfSense
2 1 (0.90%) Samba
2 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Ansible
1 1 (0.90%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (0.90%) Nagios
1 1 (0.90%) Nessus
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.90%) vCenter Server
1 1 (0.90%) WSUS
1 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.41%) Sony
2 3 (2.70%) Cisco
2 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.80%) Google
3 2 (1.80%) Qualys
3 2 (1.80%) Symantec
3 2 (1.80%) VMware
4 1 (0.90%) Aderant
4 1 (0.90%) Apple
4 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.90%) CA
4 1 (0.90%) EMC
4 1 (0.90%) iManage
4 1 (0.90%) Intapp
4 1 (0.90%) McAfee
4 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds