Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 229 233
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4 +67
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 942 1,169 1,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.55% 1.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.05% 11.42% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1,064 955
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,175 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 8,522 10,232 9,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.67% 13.54% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,651 7,339 8,221
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in London.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in London

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in London over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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 +30 216 £65,000 +8.33% 48
West London -19 35 £70,000 +27.27% 8
South London +9 24 £50,000 -25.93% 3
East London -9 22 £77,500 +14.81% 8
North London +6 2 £76,250 +22.98% 4
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 596 (63.27%) Information Security
2 405 (42.99%) CISSP
3 387 (41.08%) Cybersecurity
4 269 (28.56%) CISM
5 252 (26.75%) Data Protection
6 238 (25.27%) Windows
7 229 (24.31%) Finance
8 221 (23.46%) GDPR
9 215 (22.82%) PCI DSS
10 192 (20.38%) Risk Management
11 187 (19.85%) Firewall
12 181 (19.21%) SIEM
13 171 (18.15%) Linux
13 171 (18.15%) Degree
14 164 (17.41%) ITIL
15 160 (16.99%) CISA
15 160 (16.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 155 (16.45%) Vulnerability Management
17 149 (15.82%) Management Information System
18 132 (14.01%) Windows Server
19 129 (13.69%) Data Protection Act
20 121 (12.85%) Security Architecture
21 118 (12.53%) Banking
22 116 (12.31%) Cyber Essentials
23 112 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
24 108 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
25 103 (10.93%) Penetration Testing
26 98 (10.40%) Legal
26 98 (10.40%) Network Security
27 93 (9.87%) Agile Software Development

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 29 (3.08%) Apache
2 21 (2.23%) Tomcat
3 20 (2.12%) Skype for Business
4 13 (1.38%) IIS
5 12 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 7 (0.74%) CMS
7 6 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.32%) Confluence
11 2 (0.21%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.11%) Concordance
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.11%) Relativity
2 1 (0.11%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 83 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (6.69%) SaaS
3 57 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (5.10%) Office 365
5 26 (2.76%) IaaS
6 20 (2.12%) PaaS
7 10 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.85%) Serverless
9 6 (0.64%) G Suite
10 5 (0.53%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.21%) Yammer
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.11%) Loggly
12 1 (0.11%) Slack
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 187 (19.85%) Firewall
2 98 (10.40%) Network Security
3 57 (6.05%) TCP/IP
4 41 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 35 (3.72%) WAN
6 34 (3.61%) Internet
7 33 (3.50%) DNS
8 32 (3.40%) LAN
9 27 (2.87%) HTTP
9 27 (2.87%) SSL
10 24 (2.55%) VoIP
11 19 (2.02%) Skype
12 18 (1.91%) VPN
13 16 (1.70%) SAN
14 12 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (1.17%) Wireless
16 9 (0.96%) DHCP
16 9 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.02%) Big Data
3 18 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (0.74%) Power BI
4 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.53%) MySQL
6 5 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (0.42%) Redis
7 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.21%) GIS
9 2 (0.21%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (1.80%) JIRA
2 7 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.74%) Selenium
2 7 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
3 5 (0.53%) Metasploit
3 5 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.42%) Hudson
4 4 (0.42%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.21%) Mocha
6 2 (0.21%) webpack
7 1 (0.11%) AppScan
7 1 (0.11%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.11%) git-flow
7 1 (0.11%) GitLab
General
1 229 (24.31%) Finance
2 118 (12.53%) Banking
3 98 (10.40%) Legal
4 86 (9.13%) Law
5 75 (7.96%) Investment Banking
6 36 (3.82%) Retail
7 21 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.59%) Marketing
9 13 (1.38%) Games
9 13 (1.38%) Local Government
10 12 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.53%) Billing
13 4 (0.42%) Advertising
13 4 (0.42%) Back Office
14 3 (0.32%) Front Office
15 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 201 (21.34%) Analyst
2 151 (16.03%) Security Analyst
3 118 (12.53%) Security Manager
4 102 (10.83%) Consultant
5 77 (8.17%) Security Consultant
5 77 (8.17%) Security Engineer
6 75 (7.96%) Information Security Manager
7 74 (7.86%) Information Manager
8 68 (7.22%) IT Analyst
9 65 (6.90%) Architect
10 62 (6.58%) IT Manager
11 57 (6.05%) Security Architect
12 44 (4.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 41 (4.35%) Information Analyst
14 38 (4.03%) IT Security Analyst
15 37 (3.93%) Security Specialist
16 36 (3.82%) Information Security Analyst
16 36 (3.82%) IT Support
17 32 (3.40%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 32 (3.40%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.91%) .NET
1 18 (1.91%) Web Services
2 9 (0.96%) SAML
3 8 (0.85%) AngularJS
3 8 (0.85%) HTML
3 8 (0.85%) Node.js
4 7 (0.74%) CSS
4 7 (0.74%) SOAP
5 6 (0.64%) OAuth
5 6 (0.64%) OpenID
6 5 (0.53%) HTML5
7 4 (0.42%) COM
7 4 (0.42%) DCOM
7 4 (0.42%) Middleware
7 4 (0.42%) SailPoint
7 4 (0.42%) XML
8 3 (0.32%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.32%) jQuery
8 3 (0.32%) WF
9 2 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 149 (15.82%) Management Information System
2 129 (13.69%) Data Protection Act
3 80 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 46 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 37 (3.93%) Data Centre
6 37 (3.93%) Fintech
7 21 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
8 20 (2.12%) PKI
9 16 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 14 (1.49%) NHS
11 12 (1.27%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.27%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 11 (1.17%) Cyberattack
12 11 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.17%) Internet of Things
12 11 (1.17%) Online Banking
13 9 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 238 (25.27%) Windows
2 171 (18.15%) Linux
3 132 (14.01%) Windows Server
4 40 (4.25%) Mac OS X
5 39 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 29 (3.08%) Unix
7 20 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.91%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.80%) Debian
10 14 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.85%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.74%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.42%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.32%) CentOS
16 2 (0.21%) Android
16 2 (0.21%) MVS
17 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (63.27%) Information Security
2 387 (41.08%) Cybersecurity
3 252 (26.75%) Data Protection
4 192 (20.38%) Risk Management
5 181 (19.21%) SIEM
6 164 (17.41%) ITIL
7 155 (16.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 121 (12.85%) Security Architecture
9 112 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 108 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
11 103 (10.93%) Penetration Testing
12 93 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
13 91 (9.66%) Security Management
14 88 (9.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 87 (9.24%) Security Operations
16 77 (8.17%) ISMS
17 65 (6.90%) Project Management
18 64 (6.79%) Information Security Management
19 61 (6.48%) Incident Management
19 61 (6.48%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 51 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 46 (4.88%) Java
3 43 (4.56%) SQL
4 24 (2.55%) C
5 23 (2.44%) Python
6 16 (1.70%) Bash Shell
6 16 (1.70%) C#
6 16 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.06%) C++
8 9 (0.96%) VB
9 8 (0.85%) Ruby
10 5 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.42%) ES6
11 4 (0.42%) MUMPS
11 4 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.42%) VB6
11 4 (0.42%) VC++
12 3 (0.32%) PHP
12 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 405 (42.99%) CISSP
2 269 (28.56%) CISM
3 171 (18.15%) Degree
4 160 (16.99%) CISA
5 88 (9.34%) CEH
5 88 (9.34%) GIAC
6 78 (8.28%) CRISC
7 71 (7.54%) CISMP
8 63 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
8 63 (6.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 63 (6.69%) SANS
9 59 (6.26%) CompTIA Security+
10 41 (4.35%) GSEC
11 38 (4.03%) CCNP
12 36 (3.82%) Security Cleared
13 33 (3.50%) CCIE
14 26 (2.76%) CCNA
15 24 (2.55%) SC Cleared
16 15 (1.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
16 15 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (23.46%) GDPR
2 215 (22.82%) PCI DSS
3 160 (16.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 116 (12.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 81 (8.60%) COBIT
6 29 (3.08%) ISO 9001
6 29 (3.08%) SLA
7 28 (2.97%) NIST 800
8 26 (2.76%) HIPAA
9 22 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 19 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 17 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 17 (1.80%) SSAE 16
12 16 (1.70%) QA
13 14 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 14 (1.49%) ISO 22301
14 12 (1.27%) COSO
15 9 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 8 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
17 4 (0.42%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 87 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.27%) Snort
6 6 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.53%) DFS Replication
7 5 (0.53%) Docker
7 5 (0.53%) vSphere
8 3 (0.32%) HDFS
9 2 (0.21%) KVM
9 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (3.08%) SCCM
2 24 (2.55%) Ansible
3 23 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.44%) Puppet
4 20 (2.12%) Nessus
4 20 (2.12%) WSUS
5 19 (2.02%) IBM BigFix
6 11 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
7 10 (1.06%) Nagios
8 9 (0.96%) SCOM
9 7 (0.74%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.64%) QRadar
10 6 (0.64%) Suricata
11 5 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.42%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 4 (0.42%) EnCase
12 4 (0.42%) Nexpose
12 4 (0.42%) Nmap
12 4 (0.42%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 85 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 61 (6.48%) Cisco
3 39 (4.14%) Oracle
3 39 (4.14%) Splunk
4 35 (3.72%) CheckPoint
5 34 (3.61%) Apple
6 29 (3.08%) VMware
7 18 (1.91%) Google
8 17 (1.80%) Qualys
9 15 (1.59%) Sophos
10 14 (1.49%) iManage
11 12 (1.27%) Juniper
11 12 (1.27%) Palo Alto
12 11 (1.17%) Citrix
12 11 (1.17%) CyberArk
12 11 (1.17%) Dell
13 10 (1.06%) Fortinet
13 10 (1.06%) LogRhythm
14 9 (0.96%) Rapid7
15 8 (0.85%) ArcSight