Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 225 284 240
Rank change year-on-year +59 -44 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 576 701 1,055
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.21% 1.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.14% 9.25% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 501 595 937
Median annual salary £62,500 £66,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.02% +5.56% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,138 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% -1.82% -

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,384 7,578 9,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.57% 13.04% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,327 5,726 7,138
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,188 £36,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in London.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in London

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Central London +47 122 £60,000 -17.24% 8
West London +11 35 £48,750 -15.95% 2
South London +11 11 £47,500 -32.14%
East London +5 8 £63,750 +10.87% 1
North London -10 2 £42,103 -25.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 418 (72.57%) Information Security
2 239 (41.49%) CISSP
3 189 (32.81%) Cybersecurity
4 166 (28.82%) Risk Management
5 161 (27.95%) GDPR
6 144 (25.00%) CISM
7 127 (22.05%) Finance
8 118 (20.49%) Azure
9 111 (19.27%) Security Architecture
9 111 (19.27%) PCI DSS
10 95 (16.49%) Management Information System
11 89 (15.45%) Firewall
12 83 (14.41%) Cisco Certification
12 83 (14.41%) NIST
13 81 (14.06%) Data Protection
14 80 (13.89%) AWS
15 79 (13.72%) Security Management
16 78 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
16 78 (13.54%) ITIL
16 78 (13.54%) Windows
17 77 (13.37%) Microsoft
17 77 (13.37%) CISA
17 77 (13.37%) Identity Access Management
18 75 (13.02%) Legal
19 74 (12.85%) Office 365
20 72 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
21 67 (11.63%) SIEM
21 67 (11.63%) Active Directory
22 66 (11.46%) CCNA
22 66 (11.46%) ISMS

ISO/IEC 27001
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 10 (1.74%) IIS
2 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.69%) ColdFusion
3 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.69%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.35%) Drupal
5 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Elite 3E
1 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 118 (20.49%) Azure
2 80 (13.89%) AWS
3 74 (12.85%) Office 365
4 41 (7.12%) SaaS
5 21 (3.65%) IaaS
6 19 (3.30%) Mimecast
7 18 (3.13%) PaaS
8 17 (2.95%) GCP
9 13 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (1.56%) Heroku
11 7 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.87%) G Suite
12 5 (0.87%) GitHub
13 3 (0.52%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.35%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 89 (15.45%) Firewall
2 37 (6.42%) DNS
3 31 (5.38%) LAN
4 28 (4.86%) Network Security
5 22 (3.82%) VPN
6 19 (3.30%) WAN
7 18 (3.13%) DHCP
8 14 (2.43%) TCP/IP
9 13 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (2.08%) Internet
10 12 (2.08%) Wireshark
11 11 (1.91%) Unified Communications
11 11 (1.91%) WLAN
12 7 (1.22%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.04%) HTTP
13 6 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (1.04%) Wireless
14 5 (0.87%) VLAN
15 4 (0.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.22%) MySQL
4 5 (0.87%) Redis
5 4 (0.69%) Blockchain
5 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 12 (2.08%) JIRA
2 10 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.87%) RSpec
3 5 (0.87%) Subversion
4 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.69%) PHPUnit
4 4 (0.69%) Selenium
5 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.35%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.17%) Snyk
7 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (22.05%) Finance
2 75 (13.02%) Legal
3 47 (8.16%) Law
4 32 (5.56%) Banking
5 23 (3.99%) Back Office
5 23 (3.99%) Retail
6 15 (2.60%) Public Sector
7 10 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.04%) Games
9 5 (0.87%) Police
10 4 (0.69%) Advertising
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.52%) Local Government
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (16.32%) Analyst
2 76 (13.19%) Security Analyst
3 65 (11.28%) Consultant
3 65 (11.28%) Security Manager
4 60 (10.42%) Information Analyst
5 59 (10.24%) Information Security Analyst
6 49 (8.51%) Information Manager
7 47 (8.16%) Security Consultant
8 45 (7.81%) Architect
8 45 (7.81%) Security Architect
9 41 (7.12%) Security Officer
10 39 (6.77%) Information Security Manager
11 36 (6.25%) Security Engineer
12 24 (4.17%) Security Specialist
13 23 (3.99%) IT Manager
14 22 (3.82%) Chief Information Security Officer
15 20 (3.47%) Senior Manager
16 19 (3.30%) Cloud Architect
16 19 (3.30%) Information Security Officer
16 19 (3.30%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (10.42%) OAuth
2 58 (10.07%) OpenID
3 52 (9.03%) SAML
4 44 (7.64%) SailPoint
5 13 (2.26%) Web Services
6 10 (1.74%) CSS
7 9 (1.56%) Sass
8 6 (1.04%) .NET
9 5 (0.87%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.87%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.87%) HTML
9 5 (0.87%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (0.87%) Sidekiq
10 4 (0.69%) CakePHP
10 4 (0.69%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (0.69%) Highcharts JS
10 4 (0.69%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (0.69%) jQuery
10 4 (0.69%) Phalcon
10 4 (0.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.49%) Management Information System
2 32 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
4 23 (3.99%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (2.08%) Cloud Native
9 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (1.56%) CESG
11 7 (1.22%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.04%) PKI
13 5 (0.87%) BYOD
14 4 (0.69%) Reinsurance
15 3 (0.52%) Cyberattack
15 3 (0.52%) NHS
16 2 (0.35%) e-Learning
16 2 (0.35%) Handset
16 2 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
16 2 (0.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.54%) Windows
2 35 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 25 (4.34%) Linux
4 12 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.74%) Unix
6 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.69%) Android
8 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.69%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (72.57%) Information Security
2 189 (32.81%) Cybersecurity
3 166 (28.82%) Risk Management
4 111 (19.27%) Security Architecture
5 81 (14.06%) Data Protection
6 79 (13.72%) Security Management
7 78 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (13.54%) ITIL
8 77 (13.37%) Identity Access Management
9 67 (11.63%) SIEM
10 66 (11.46%) ISMS
11 63 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
12 60 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
13 55 (9.55%) Information Security Management
14 53 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 51 (8.85%) Project Management
16 47 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
17 43 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 42 (7.29%) Identity Management
18 42 (7.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.77%) PowerShell
2 19 (3.30%) Python
3 14 (2.43%) C++
4 13 (2.26%) C
5 10 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.56%) SQL
7 7 (1.22%) Java
7 7 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.04%) Ruby
9 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.69%) PHP
9 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.35%) C#
10 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.35%) VBScript
11 1 (0.17%) Julia
11 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.17%) Perl
11 1 (0.17%) R
11 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 239 (41.49%) CISSP
2 144 (25.00%) CISM
3 83 (14.41%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (13.37%) CISA
5 66 (11.46%) CCNA
6 64 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 57 (9.90%) SC Cleared
8 56 (9.72%) CCNP
9 43 (7.47%) Degree
10 29 (5.03%) CRISC
11 26 (4.51%) DV Cleared
12 21 (3.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 19 (3.30%) CISMP
13 19 (3.30%) CREST Certified
14 18 (3.13%) OSCP
15 17 (2.95%) CEH
16 13 (2.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 13 (2.26%) CHECK Team Leader
16 13 (2.26%) CHECK Team Member
16 13 (2.26%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (27.95%) GDPR
2 111 (19.27%) PCI DSS
3 83 (14.41%) NIST
4 72 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 55 (9.55%) COBIT
6 22 (3.82%) NCSC
7 21 (3.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 20 (3.47%) ISO 9001
9 18 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (2.95%) NIST 800
11 15 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 15 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 12 (2.08%) ISO 22301
12 12 (2.08%) QA
13 9 (1.56%) SLA
14 8 (1.39%) CESG Infosec
15 7 (1.22%) BS7799
16 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 5 (0.87%) GLBA
18 4 (0.69%) COSO
System Software
1 67 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.52%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) XenApp
6 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.04%) Nessus
3 5 (0.87%) Nmap
3 5 (0.87%) SCCM
4 3 (0.52%) CASB
4 3 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.17%) EnCase
5 1 (0.17%) FTK
5 1 (0.17%) NetMRI
5 1 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.17%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 77 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.33%) ForgeRock
3 44 (7.64%) CyberArk
4 43 (7.47%) VMware
5 41 (7.12%) Cisco
6 34 (5.90%) Citrix
7 13 (2.26%) HP
8 12 (2.08%) Juniper
8 12 (2.08%) Meraki
8 12 (2.08%) SolarWinds
9 11 (1.91%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.91%) Forcepoint
9 11 (1.91%) NetApp
10 10 (1.74%) Oracle
10 10 (1.74%) Qualys
10 10 (1.74%) Sophos
11 9 (1.56%) Google
11 9 (1.56%) Splunk
12 8 (1.39%) ArcSight
12 8 (1.39%) Zscaler