Period
to 27 September 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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 245 255
Rank change year-on-year +78 +10 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 394 771 950
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.01% 1.39% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.99% 11.24% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 329 655 844
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £48,575 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £92,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

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 2,190 6,859 8,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.19% 12.32% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,773 5,353 6,833
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £34,130
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 27 September 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 September 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 +51 60 £62,500 -3.85% 10
West London +69 8 £62,500 +38.89% 1
East London +33 6 £65,000 -3.70% 5
South London +26 5 £37,875 -8.18% 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 314 (79.70%) Information Security
2 225 (57.11%) CISSP
3 143 (36.29%) Cybersecurity
4 135 (34.26%) Identity Access Management
4 135 (34.26%) NIST
5 111 (28.17%) CISM
6 107 (27.16%) Security Architecture
7 91 (23.10%) Cisco Certification
8 88 (22.34%) Risk Management
9 86 (21.83%) GDPR
10 84 (21.32%) Finance
11 83 (21.07%) OAuth
12 82 (20.81%) OpenID
12 82 (20.81%) CCNA
13 81 (20.56%) Firewall
14 79 (20.05%) CCNP
15 78 (19.80%) SAML
16 75 (19.04%) Azure
17 68 (17.26%) ITIL
18 64 (16.24%) Management Information System
19 57 (14.47%) ForgeRock
20 55 (13.96%) AWS
21 53 (13.45%) PCI DSS
22 51 (12.94%) Office 365
22 51 (12.94%) Security Operations
23 49 (12.44%) Windows
23 49 (12.44%) Legal
24 48 (12.18%) SIEM
25 47 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
26 45 (11.42%) Intrusion Detection

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 5 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.76%) Confluence
3 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.25%) CMS
4 1 (0.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 75 (19.04%) Azure
2 55 (13.96%) AWS
3 51 (12.94%) Office 365
4 25 (6.35%) IaaS
5 17 (4.31%) SaaS
6 10 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.52%) GCP
7 6 (1.52%) PaaS
8 5 (1.27%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.02%) GitHub
10 3 (0.76%) AWS CodeBuild
10 3 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (0.76%) Heroku
10 3 (0.76%) npm
11 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 81 (20.56%) Firewall
2 45 (11.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (3.55%) Network Security
4 9 (2.28%) DNS
4 9 (2.28%) VPN
5 8 (2.03%) LAN
5 8 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.78%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.27%) WAN
8 4 (1.02%) BGP
8 4 (1.02%) MPLS
8 4 (1.02%) OSPF
8 4 (1.02%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.76%) DHCP
9 3 (0.76%) DMZ
9 3 (0.76%) Wireless
10 2 (0.51%) Internet
10 2 (0.51%) Skype
10 2 (0.51%) VLAN
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (0.76%) Big Data
2 3 (0.76%) GIS
2 3 (0.76%) Redis
2 3 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.25%) DataStax
4 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.25%) MySQL
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.78%) JIRA
3 4 (1.02%) SonarQube
4 3 (0.76%) Chocolatey
4 3 (0.76%) RSpec
5 2 (0.51%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) GitLab
6 1 (0.25%) Gradle
6 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.25%) JUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.25%) Snyk
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 84 (21.32%) Finance
2 49 (12.44%) Legal
3 18 (4.57%) Back Office
4 14 (3.55%) Banking
4 14 (3.55%) Law
5 12 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.02%) Retail
7 3 (0.76%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (26.65%) Consultant
2 56 (14.21%) Analyst
3 41 (10.41%) Security Manager
4 40 (10.15%) Security Analyst
5 35 (8.88%) Information Manager
6 33 (8.38%) Information Analyst
7 32 (8.12%) Security Engineer
8 31 (7.87%) Information Security Analyst
9 25 (6.35%) Security Consultant
10 24 (6.09%) Information Security Manager
10 24 (6.09%) Security Officer
11 22 (5.58%) Senior Manager
12 21 (5.33%) CyberArk Consultant
12 21 (5.33%) ForgeRock Consultant
12 21 (5.33%) SailPoint Consultant
13 19 (4.82%) Senior Consultant
14 17 (4.31%) Architect
14 17 (4.31%) Security Architect
15 16 (4.06%) Information Security Officer
16 15 (3.81%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (21.07%) OAuth
2 82 (20.81%) OpenID
3 78 (19.80%) SAML
4 36 (9.14%) SailPoint
5 6 (1.52%) Web Services
6 4 (1.02%) CSS
7 3 (0.76%) .NET
7 3 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.76%) Sass
7 3 (0.76%) Sidekiq
8 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.51%) J2EE
8 2 (0.51%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.25%) Express
9 1 (0.25%) HTML
9 1 (0.25%) JMS
9 1 (0.25%) Middleware
9 1 (0.25%) REST
9 1 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.24%) Management Information System
2 35 (8.88%) Cyberthreat
3 20 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.79%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.28%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.27%) PKI
9 5 (1.27%) PMI
9 5 (1.27%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.27%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.27%) User Experience
10 3 (0.76%) BYOD
10 3 (0.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.44%) Windows
2 29 (7.36%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.81%) Linux
4 7 (1.78%) Unix
5 3 (0.76%) CentOS
5 3 (0.76%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (79.70%) Information Security
2 143 (36.29%) Cybersecurity
3 135 (34.26%) Identity Access Management
4 107 (27.16%) Security Architecture
5 88 (22.34%) Risk Management
6 68 (17.26%) ITIL
7 51 (12.94%) Security Operations
8 48 (12.18%) SIEM
9 47 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (10.41%) Kalman Filter
12 38 (9.64%) ISMS
12 38 (9.64%) Web Filtering
13 35 (8.88%) Data Protection
14 34 (8.63%) Vulnerability Management
15 31 (7.87%) Security Management
16 26 (6.60%) DevOps
16 26 (6.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 23 (5.84%) Information Assurance
17 23 (5.84%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.08%) PowerShell
2 14 (3.55%) Python
3 11 (2.79%) Java
4 8 (2.03%) SQL
5 5 (1.27%) C
6 4 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.02%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.02%) Perl
6 4 (1.02%) Ruby
7 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) R
8 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.25%) C++
9 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 225 (57.11%) CISSP
2 111 (28.17%) CISM
3 91 (23.10%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (20.81%) CCNA
5 79 (20.05%) CCNP
6 38 (9.64%) CISA
7 33 (8.38%) CompTIA Security+
8 32 (8.12%) Security Cleared
9 31 (7.87%) Degree
10 29 (7.36%) SC Cleared
11 21 (5.33%) CRISC
12 20 (5.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 14 (3.55%) DV Cleared
13 14 (3.55%) GIAC
14 11 (2.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 11 (2.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 8 (2.03%) CLAS
16 6 (1.52%) CCSP
16 6 (1.52%) CEH
16 6 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (34.26%) NIST
2 86 (21.83%) GDPR
3 53 (13.45%) PCI DSS
4 36 (9.14%) COBIT
5 30 (7.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 30 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 22 (5.58%) ISO 31000
7 10 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 10 (2.54%) ISO 22301
7 10 (2.54%) NIST 800
8 7 (1.78%) ISO 9001
9 6 (1.52%) BS7799
9 6 (1.52%) GLBA
9 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (1.27%) NCSC
11 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.51%) COSO
12 2 (0.51%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 41 (10.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.25%) XenApp
4 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (8.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.27%) Ansible
3 4 (1.02%) Puppet
3 4 (1.02%) Terraform
4 3 (0.76%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.76%) SCCM
4 3 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.76%) yum
5 2 (0.51%) CASB
5 2 (0.51%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.25%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.25%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.25%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (0.25%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (14.47%) ForgeRock
2 37 (9.39%) CyberArk
2 37 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.11%) VMware
4 14 (3.55%) Cisco
5 10 (2.54%) Oracle
6 8 (2.03%) Citrix
6 8 (2.03%) Google
7 6 (1.52%) Intel
8 5 (1.27%) Interwoven
8 5 (1.27%) Meraki
9 4 (1.02%) SAP
10 3 (0.76%) Apple
10 3 (0.76%) Sophos
10 3 (0.76%) Ubiquiti
11 2 (0.51%) HP
11 2 (0.51%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (0.51%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.51%) Zscaler