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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 283 258 232
Rank change year-on-year -25 -26 +48
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 991 447 587
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.41% 1.30% 1.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.58% 10.22% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 640 358 508
10th Percentile £45,225 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% -7.41%
75th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,875 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,514
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.75% +4.65%

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 11,552 4,375 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.43% 12.72% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,232 3,104 3,684
10th Percentile £39,775 £40,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +8 137 £70,000 +5.66% 19
West London -50 41 £62,500 -3.85% 5
South London -18 39 £50,000 +13.52% 1
East London -43 17 £70,000 +7.69% 5
North London - 5 £75,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 512 (51.66%) Information Security
2 435 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
3 329 (33.20%) NIST
4 324 (32.69%) Finance
5 284 (28.66%) CISSP
6 282 (28.46%) Azure
7 266 (26.84%) Social Skills
8 250 (25.23%) GDPR
9 246 (24.82%) Risk Management
10 223 (22.50%) AWS
11 220 (22.20%) CISM
12 215 (21.70%) Cyber Essentials
13 192 (19.37%) Degree
14 187 (18.87%) Microsoft
15 178 (17.96%) ISMS
16 176 (17.76%) Data Protection
17 173 (17.46%) Management Information System
18 159 (16.04%) SIEM
18 159 (16.04%) Microsoft 365
19 151 (15.24%) Project Management
19 151 (15.24%) ITIL
20 150 (15.14%) Agile
21 138 (13.93%) PCI DSS
22 130 (13.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
23 125 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
24 120 (12.11%) GRC
25 117 (11.81%) Firewall
26 115 (11.60%) Computer Science
26 115 (11.60%) Penetration Testing
27 113 (11.40%) Security Management

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 38 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (0.71%) Confluence
4 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.50%) Apache
5 5 (0.50%) MTS
6 4 (0.40%) IIS
6 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.20%) nginx
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.10%) GemFire
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.10%) SAS
8 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.40%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 282 (28.46%) Azure
2 223 (22.50%) AWS
3 159 (16.04%) Microsoft 365
4 113 (11.40%) SaaS
5 43 (4.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 42 (4.24%) Mimecast
7 31 (3.13%) GCP
8 29 (2.93%) PaaS
9 24 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (2.32%) Google Workspace
11 21 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
12 20 (2.02%) IaaS
13 15 (1.51%) Serverless
14 13 (1.31%) GitHub
15 10 (1.01%) AWS Fargate
15 10 (1.01%) BrowserStack
15 10 (1.01%) Collibra
15 10 (1.01%) GitHub Actions
15 10 (1.01%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 117 (11.81%) Firewall
2 48 (4.84%) DNS
2 48 (4.84%) Network Security
3 41 (4.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (4.04%) WAN
5 32 (3.23%) DHCP
6 28 (2.83%) VPN
7 23 (2.32%) SSL
7 23 (2.32%) TCP/IP
8 15 (1.51%) SD-WAN
9 13 (1.31%) HTTP
9 13 (1.31%) Internet
10 9 (0.91%) Wireshark
10 9 (0.91%) X.509
11 8 (0.81%) SSH
12 7 (0.71%) LAN
12 7 (0.71%) Wireless
13 6 (0.61%) SAN
14 5 (0.50%) SMTP
14 5 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.83%) MySQL
2 24 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.01%) Metadata
6 8 (0.81%) Power BI
7 7 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.40%) Big Data
9 3 (0.30%) DB2
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.20%) DataStage
10 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.20%) HBase
10 2 (0.20%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.35%) JIRA
3 25 (2.52%) Bitbucket
4 10 (1.01%) Burp Suite
4 10 (1.01%) CircleCI
4 10 (1.01%) Cypress.io
4 10 (1.01%) git-flow
4 10 (1.01%) Storybook
4 10 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.01%) webpack
5 7 (0.71%) Gradle
5 7 (0.71%) Snowpack
5 7 (0.71%) SonarQube
6 5 (0.50%) Chocolatey
6 5 (0.50%) RSpec
7 3 (0.30%) GitLab
7 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.20%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (0.10%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 324 (32.69%) Finance
2 266 (26.84%) Social Skills
3 103 (10.39%) Legal
4 76 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (6.36%) Banking
6 43 (4.34%) Police
7 41 (4.14%) Organisational Skills
8 38 (3.83%) Law
9 37 (3.73%) Retail
10 36 (3.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 30 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
12 29 (2.93%) Public Sector
13 24 (2.42%) Documentation Skills
14 21 (2.12%) Games
14 21 (2.12%) Telecoms
15 19 (1.92%) Marketing
16 18 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
17 13 (1.31%) Manufacturing
18 10 (1.01%) Advertising
19 5 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 188 (18.97%) Analyst
2 145 (14.63%) Security Manager
3 113 (11.40%) Security Analyst
4 98 (9.89%) Architect
5 81 (8.17%) Consultant
6 73 (7.37%) Security Architect
7 70 (7.06%) Information Analyst
8 69 (6.96%) Information Manager
8 69 (6.96%) Information Security Analyst
9 63 (6.36%) Information Security Manager
10 61 (6.16%) Security Consultant
11 54 (5.45%) Security Engineer
12 32 (3.23%) Auditor
12 32 (3.23%) Environment Manager
12 32 (3.23%) IT Analyst
12 32 (3.23%) IT Manager
13 31 (3.13%) IT Auditor
14 30 (3.03%) Senior Auditor
14 30 (3.03%) Senior IT Auditor
15 28 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.55%) React
2 43 (4.34%) Node.js
3 27 (2.72%) React Native
4 22 (2.22%) SAML
5 18 (1.82%) CSS
6 15 (1.51%) OAuth
6 15 (1.51%) OpenID
7 13 (1.31%) .NET
8 12 (1.21%) Kafka
9 11 (1.11%) HTML
9 11 (1.11%) WebAssembly
10 10 (1.01%) CSS3
10 10 (1.01%) Express
10 10 (1.01%) Jest
10 10 (1.01%) Sass
10 10 (1.01%) Swagger
10 10 (1.01%) TypeORM
10 10 (1.01%) WebGL
10 10 (1.01%) WebRTC
11 9 (0.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 173 (17.46%) Management Information System
2 44 (4.44%) Smart Meter
3 43 (4.34%) NHS
4 40 (4.04%) Cloud Native
5 39 (3.94%) Data Protection Act
6 31 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.52%) Cyberattack
7 25 (2.52%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.32%) Public Cloud
9 22 (2.22%) PKI
10 21 (2.12%) Blockchain
11 20 (2.02%) Enterprise Cloud
12 19 (1.92%) Mobile App
13 18 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
14 17 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 11 (1.11%) IoT
15 11 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
16 10 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
16 10 (1.01%) Life Science
17 7 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 100 (10.09%) Linux
2 92 (9.28%) Windows
3 27 (2.72%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.22%) Mac OS
5 19 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 15 (1.51%) Unix
7 11 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2019
8 10 (1.01%) Kali Linux
9 8 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.61%) CentOS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.30%) AIX
12 3 (0.30%) Android
12 3 (0.30%) zOS
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (51.66%) Information Security
2 435 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
3 246 (24.82%) Risk Management
4 178 (17.96%) ISMS
5 176 (17.76%) Data Protection
6 159 (16.04%) SIEM
7 151 (15.24%) ITIL
7 151 (15.24%) Project Management
8 150 (15.14%) Agile
9 125 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 115 (11.60%) Computer Science
10 115 (11.60%) Penetration Testing
11 113 (11.40%) SDLC
11 113 (11.40%) Security Management
12 108 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
13 101 (10.19%) Vulnerability Management
14 99 (9.99%) Information Security Management
15 97 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 94 (9.49%) Data Loss Prevention
17 93 (9.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 79 (7.97%) Python
2 52 (5.25%) TypeScript
3 47 (4.74%) JavaScript
3 47 (4.74%) SQL
4 29 (2.93%) PowerShell
5 22 (2.22%) Bash
6 17 (1.72%) Java
7 15 (1.51%) C#
8 13 (1.31%) C++
8 13 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 9 (0.91%) Kotlin
9 9 (0.91%) Ruby
10 8 (0.81%) C
11 7 (0.71%) PHP
12 6 (0.61%) Go
13 3 (0.30%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.20%) R
15 1 (0.10%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 284 (28.66%) CISSP
2 220 (22.20%) CISM
3 192 (19.37%) Degree
4 106 (10.70%) CRISC
5 81 (8.17%) CISA
6 79 (7.97%) Computer Science Degree
7 60 (6.05%) Master's Degree
8 48 (4.84%) Security Cleared
9 40 (4.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 32 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (3.03%) CEH
13 28 (2.83%) PMI Certification
13 28 (2.83%) PMP
14 27 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (2.72%) SC Cleared
15 23 (2.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
15 23 (2.32%) SANS
16 21 (2.12%) CREST Certified
17 17 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (33.20%) NIST
2 250 (25.23%) GDPR
3 215 (21.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 138 (13.93%) PCI DSS
5 130 (13.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 120 (12.11%) GRC
7 71 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 57 (5.75%) SOC 2
9 50 (5.05%) COBIT
10 42 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 39 (3.94%) HIPAA
12 29 (2.93%) ISO 9001
12 29 (2.93%) NCSC
13 26 (2.62%) ISO 13485
14 25 (2.52%) IEC 62304
14 25 (2.52%) SOC 1
15 20 (2.02%) QA
16 19 (1.92%) ISO 31000
16 19 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27005
17 15 (1.51%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 96 (9.69%) Active Directory
2 57 (5.75%) Docker
3 23 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.91%) Snort
6 7 (0.71%) BitLocker
6 7 (0.71%) vSphere
7 5 (0.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (0.40%) zsh
9 1 (0.10%) ACF2
9 1 (0.10%) iptables
9 1 (0.10%) NFS
9 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.10%) RACF
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (5.65%) Kubernetes
2 41 (4.14%) Terraform
3 38 (3.83%) Single Sign-On
4 33 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 24 (2.42%) SCCM
6 20 (2.02%) Ansible
7 17 (1.72%) Nessus
8 15 (1.51%) Jamf Pro
9 14 (1.41%) QRadar
10 9 (0.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 9 (0.91%) Nmap
10 9 (0.91%) Puppet
11 7 (0.71%) WSUS
12 6 (0.61%) CASB
12 6 (0.61%) yum
13 5 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.50%) CSIRT
13 5 (0.50%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 4 (0.40%) Suricata
Vendors
1 187 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.64%) Google
3 35 (3.53%) Cisco
3 35 (3.53%) VMware
4 26 (2.62%) Twitter
5 20 (2.02%) Darktrace
5 20 (2.02%) Oracle
6 17 (1.72%) Meraki
6 17 (1.72%) Zscaler
7 15 (1.51%) IBM
8 14 (1.41%) ServiceNow
9 13 (1.31%) Apple
10 11 (1.11%) Okta
10 11 (1.11%) SolarWinds
10 11 (1.11%) Sophos
11 10 (1.01%) Proofpoint
11 10 (1.01%) Rapid7
12 8 (0.81%) Informatica
12 8 (0.81%) Qualys
12 8 (0.81%) Veeam