Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 199 246 246
Rank change year-on-year +47 0 -23
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 394 692 869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.67% 1.35% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.88% 11.39% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 362 597 757
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £93,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -

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 2,648 6,075 8,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.23% 11.86% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,143 4,693 6,244
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,130 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 62 £65,000 +4.00% 15
West London +47 12 £90,000 +50.00% 8
South London +13 5 £52,500 +23.53% 4
East London +19 4 £60,000 -11.11% 6
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 281 (71.32%) Information Security
2 200 (50.76%) CISSP
3 160 (40.61%) Cybersecurity
4 157 (39.85%) NIST
5 125 (31.73%) CISM
6 103 (26.14%) Identity Access Management
7 102 (25.89%) GDPR
7 102 (25.89%) Firewall
8 93 (23.60%) Azure
9 90 (22.84%) Risk Management
10 86 (21.83%) Security Architecture
11 82 (20.81%) ITIL
12 79 (20.05%) Finance
13 76 (19.29%) AWS
14 68 (17.26%) Cisco Certification
15 65 (16.50%) Windows
16 60 (15.23%) PCI DSS
17 59 (14.97%) CCNA
17 59 (14.97%) Cyberthreat
18 58 (14.72%) Management Information System
18 58 (14.72%) Intrusion Detection
19 57 (14.47%) CCNP
20 56 (14.21%) Office 365
21 53 (13.45%) SIEM
21 53 (13.45%) Active Directory
21 53 (13.45%) Kalman Filter
22 52 (13.20%) Microsoft
22 52 (13.20%) SAML
23 51 (12.94%) OpenID
23 51 (12.94%) OAuth

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 6 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.76%) Apache
2 3 (0.76%) Confluence
3 2 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Maximo
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Relativity
1 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 93 (23.60%) Azure
2 76 (19.29%) AWS
3 56 (14.21%) Office 365
4 29 (7.36%) IaaS
5 11 (2.79%) SaaS
6 9 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (2.28%) GCP
7 5 (1.27%) G Suite
8 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.02%) GitHub
8 4 (1.02%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.76%) AWS CodeBuild
9 3 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (0.76%) npm
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.51%) Loggly
10 2 (0.51%) Serverless
10 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (25.89%) Firewall
2 58 (14.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 31 (7.87%) VPN
4 28 (7.11%) Network Security
5 15 (3.81%) DNS
6 12 (3.05%) WAN
7 11 (2.79%) LAN
8 10 (2.54%) DHCP
8 10 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.03%) Ethernet
9 8 (2.03%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.52%) BGP
10 6 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.52%) MPLS
11 5 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (1.27%) OSPF
12 4 (1.02%) SSL
13 3 (0.76%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (1.78%) Redis
2 6 (1.52%) Blockchain
2 6 (1.52%) MySQL
2 6 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.02%) GIS
3 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (0.76%) Big Data
4 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.51%) Apache Ignite
5 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.25%) Bigtable
6 1 (0.25%) QlikView
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.30%) JIRA
2 7 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.52%) Travis CI
4 4 (1.02%) SonarQube
5 3 (0.76%) Chocolatey
5 3 (0.76%) Subversion
6 2 (0.51%) Ant
6 2 (0.51%) GitLab
7 1 (0.25%) JUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
7 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 79 (20.05%) Finance
2 22 (5.58%) Legal
3 18 (4.57%) Banking
4 9 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.27%) Retail
6 4 (1.02%) Digital Economy
7 3 (0.76%) Law
8 2 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.51%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (25.38%) Consultant
2 59 (14.97%) Analyst
3 48 (12.18%) Security Manager
4 45 (11.42%) Security Analyst
5 41 (10.41%) Security Engineer
6 33 (8.38%) Information Analyst
6 33 (8.38%) Information Security Analyst
7 30 (7.61%) Security Consultant
8 26 (6.60%) Information Manager
9 22 (5.58%) Information Security Manager
10 19 (4.82%) Security Specialist
11 17 (4.31%) CyberArk Consultant
11 17 (4.31%) ForgeRock Consultant
11 17 (4.31%) SailPoint Consultant
12 16 (4.06%) Senior Consultant
13 15 (3.81%) Information Security Specialist
13 15 (3.81%) Information Specialist
13 15 (3.81%) Senior Manager
14 14 (3.55%) Architect
14 14 (3.55%) Cybersecurity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (13.20%) SAML
2 51 (12.94%) OAuth
2 51 (12.94%) OpenID
3 17 (4.31%) SailPoint
4 11 (2.79%) Web Services
5 10 (2.54%) Middleware
6 3 (0.76%) CSS
6 3 (0.76%) LAMP
6 3 (0.76%) OpenCV
6 3 (0.76%) PhoneGap
6 3 (0.76%) PyTorch
6 3 (0.76%) React Native
7 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.51%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.51%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.25%) .NET
8 1 (0.25%) JMS
8 1 (0.25%) Node.js
8 1 (0.25%) REST
8 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.97%) Cyberthreat
2 58 (14.72%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.03%) User Experience
6 7 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.27%) PMI
7 5 (1.27%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.27%) Replication
8 4 (1.02%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.76%) Blog
9 3 (0.76%) BYOD
9 3 (0.76%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.76%) PKI
9 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.50%) Windows
2 42 (10.66%) Windows Server
3 38 (9.64%) Linux
4 14 (3.55%) Unix
5 13 (3.30%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.54%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.76%) CentOS
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) Android
11 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (71.32%) Information Security
2 160 (40.61%) Cybersecurity
3 103 (26.14%) Identity Access Management
4 90 (22.84%) Risk Management
5 86 (21.83%) Security Architecture
6 82 (20.81%) ITIL
7 53 (13.45%) Kalman Filter
7 53 (13.45%) SIEM
8 46 (11.68%) Web Filtering
9 45 (11.42%) Security Operations
10 39 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (9.64%) Security Management
12 37 (9.39%) Penetration Testing
13 30 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (7.61%) DevOps
13 30 (7.61%) Vulnerability Management
14 29 (7.36%) ISMS
15 27 (6.85%) Data Protection
16 25 (6.35%) Forensic Analysis
16 25 (6.35%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.84%) Python
2 20 (5.08%) SQL
3 19 (4.82%) PowerShell
4 18 (4.57%) Java
5 15 (3.81%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.78%) C
6 7 (1.78%) Go
6 7 (1.78%) Perl
7 6 (1.52%) PHP
8 3 (0.76%) C++
9 2 (0.51%) R
10 1 (0.25%) ABAP
10 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.25%) C#
10 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 200 (50.76%) CISSP
2 125 (31.73%) CISM
3 68 (17.26%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (14.97%) CCNA
5 57 (14.47%) CCNP
6 43 (10.91%) CISA
7 24 (6.09%) Degree
8 23 (5.84%) CompTIA Security+
8 23 (5.84%) CRISC
9 20 (5.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 14 (3.55%) SC Cleared
10 14 (3.55%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 10 (2.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 9 (2.28%) CCSP
14 8 (2.03%) CEH
14 8 (2.03%) OSCP
14 8 (2.03%) PCI QSA
15 7 (1.78%) CGEIT
15 7 (1.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (39.85%) NIST
2 102 (25.89%) GDPR
3 60 (15.23%) PCI DSS
4 39 (9.90%) COBIT
5 31 (7.87%) Cyber Essentials
6 24 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 19 (4.82%) ISO 9001
8 18 (4.57%) ISO 31000
9 11 (2.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 9 (2.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 6 (1.52%) QA
13 5 (1.27%) ISO 22301
13 5 (1.27%) SLA
14 4 (1.02%) BS25999
14 4 (1.02%) ISO 13485
14 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 4 (1.02%) NCSC
14 4 (1.02%) NIST 800
15 3 (0.76%) GAMP
System Software
1 53 (13.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.54%) Docker
4 6 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.76%) Firmware
7 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (9.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (4.31%) Terraform
3 13 (3.30%) Ansible
4 12 (3.05%) CASB
5 11 (2.79%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.03%) Prometheus
6 8 (2.03%) Puppet
7 6 (1.52%) Consul
7 6 (1.52%) linkerd
8 4 (1.02%) SCCM
8 4 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.76%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.76%) Nessus
9 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.76%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.76%) yum
10 2 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.51%) Graylog
10 2 (0.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 52 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.15%) VMware
3 34 (8.63%) ForgeRock
4 29 (7.36%) Cisco
5 18 (4.57%) CyberArk
6 10 (2.54%) CheckPoint
6 10 (2.54%) Google
7 8 (2.03%) Apple
7 8 (2.03%) Oracle
8 7 (1.78%) Citrix
8 7 (1.78%) F5
8 7 (1.78%) SAP
9 6 (1.52%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.52%) Zscaler
10 5 (1.27%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.02%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.02%) Infor
11 4 (1.02%) Interwoven
11 4 (1.02%) NetApp
12 3 (0.76%) Intel