Period
to 15 June 2019

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 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 277 242 243
Rank change year-on-year -35 +1 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 687 1,016 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.47% 1.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.23% 11.16% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 568 870 882
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% - -

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 7,443 9,100 9,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.93% 13.17% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,714 7,118 6,939
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%

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 15 June 2019.

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 15 June 2019. 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 -50 148 £75,000 +20.00% 16
West London +41 49 £58,000 -20.00% 3
South London +11 16 £47,500 -29.63% 2
East London +34 11 £57,500 -16.36% 2
North London -11 4 £58,000 -35.56%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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.

1 389 (56.62%) Information Security
2 300 (43.67%) CISSP
3 284 (41.34%) Cybersecurity
4 236 (34.35%) CISM
5 192 (27.95%) Risk Management
6 185 (26.93%) NIST
7 179 (26.06%) PCI DSS
8 175 (25.47%) GDPR
9 174 (25.33%) Windows
10 154 (22.42%) Finance
11 142 (20.67%) Cyber Essentials
12 131 (19.07%) Penetration Testing
13 130 (18.92%) Firewall
13 130 (18.92%) Management Information System
14 129 (18.78%) CISA
15 112 (16.30%) SIEM
16 105 (15.28%) Data Protection
17 99 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
18 94 (13.68%) Security Management
18 94 (13.68%) ITIL
19 92 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
20 90 (13.10%) Security Architecture
21 89 (12.95%) Active Directory
22 88 (12.81%) Microsoft
23 84 (12.23%) Degree
24 83 (12.08%) Security Operations
25 82 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
25 82 (11.94%) Legal
26 77 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
27 76 (11.06%) CEH

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 35 (5.09%) Apache
2 33 (4.80%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 10 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.44%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.29%) Confluence
8 2 (0.29%) IIS
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (7.71%) SaaS
4 48 (6.99%) Office 365
5 18 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.46%) Power Platform
7 9 (1.31%) Amazon S3
7 9 (1.31%) Mimecast
7 9 (1.31%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.87%) Serverless
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (0.58%) AWS Fargate
9 4 (0.58%) IaaS
9 4 (0.58%) PaaS
9 4 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 130 (18.92%) Firewall
2 54 (7.86%) HTTP
3 53 (7.71%) Network Security
4 46 (6.70%) DNS
5 40 (5.82%) TCP/IP
6 36 (5.24%) SSL
6 36 (5.24%) VPN
7 22 (3.20%) SAN
8 18 (2.62%) LAN
8 18 (2.62%) WAN
9 17 (2.47%) Intranet
10 16 (2.33%) VoIP
11 13 (1.89%) IPsec
12 10 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.46%) DHCP
13 9 (1.31%) Cisco Firepower
14 8 (1.16%) Internet
15 7 (1.02%) BGP
15 7 (1.02%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (2.33%) Big Data
5 14 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.46%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.31%) Power BI
8 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.16%) Data Lake
9 8 (1.16%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.02%) HBase
10 7 (1.02%) MySQL
10 7 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.02%) QlikView
10 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (2.62%) JIRA
2 6 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.87%) SonarQube
3 3 (0.44%) AppScan
3 3 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.44%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.15%) Hudson
5 1 (0.15%) Selenium
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 154 (22.42%) Finance
2 82 (11.94%) Legal
3 52 (7.57%) Retail
4 31 (4.51%) Banking
5 26 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.64%) Law
7 9 (1.31%) Games
7 9 (1.31%) Marketing
8 6 (0.87%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.58%) Advertising
10 4 (0.58%) Back Office
11 3 (0.44%) Billing
11 3 (0.44%) Front Office
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.15%) International Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (26.93%) Analyst
2 152 (22.13%) Security Analyst
3 107 (15.57%) Security Manager
4 84 (12.23%) Information Analyst
5 83 (12.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 60 (8.73%) Consultant
7 59 (8.59%) Security Consultant
8 49 (7.13%) Architect
9 44 (6.40%) Information Security Manager
9 44 (6.40%) Security Engineer
10 41 (5.97%) Information Manager
11 39 (5.68%) IT Analyst
12 36 (5.24%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 36 (5.24%) Security Officer
13 34 (4.95%) Security Architect
14 33 (4.80%) IT Manager
15 31 (4.51%) Head of Security
15 31 (4.51%) Information Security Officer
16 28 (4.08%) Information Officer
17 27 (3.93%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.16%) LDAP
1 8 (1.16%) SAML
2 6 (0.87%) SailPoint
2 6 (0.87%) Web Services
3 5 (0.73%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (0.58%) OAuth
4 4 (0.58%) REST
5 3 (0.44%) .NET
5 3 (0.44%) CSS
5 3 (0.44%) OpenID
5 3 (0.44%) XML
6 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.29%) COM
6 2 (0.29%) DCOM
6 2 (0.29%) Kafka
6 2 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.29%) SOAP
7 1 (0.15%) Redux
7 1 (0.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 130 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 49 (7.13%) Self-Motivation
3 45 (6.55%) Cyberthreat
4 36 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.20%) Security Operations Centre
6 20 (2.91%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.47%) Public Cloud
8 16 (2.33%) BYOD
8 16 (2.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 16 (2.33%) PKI
9 12 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.16%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.02%) Clustering
12 7 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (1.02%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.87%) Cyberattack
13 6 (0.87%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (0.73%) User Experience
15 4 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (25.33%) Windows
2 75 (10.92%) Linux
3 74 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.04%) Mac OS
4 14 (2.04%) Unix
5 10 (1.46%) CentOS
5 10 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.46%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (56.62%) Information Security
2 284 (41.34%) Cybersecurity
3 192 (27.95%) Risk Management
4 131 (19.07%) Penetration Testing
5 112 (16.30%) SIEM
6 105 (15.28%) Data Protection
7 99 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (13.68%) ITIL
8 94 (13.68%) Security Management
9 90 (13.10%) Security Architecture
10 83 (12.08%) Security Operations
11 82 (11.94%) Vulnerability Management
12 76 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
13 73 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 71 (10.33%) ISMS
15 70 (10.19%) Information Security Management
16 69 (10.04%) Business Continuity
17 67 (9.75%) Risk Assessment
18 64 (9.32%) Identity Access Management
18 64 (9.32%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (8.30%) SQL
2 46 (6.70%) PowerShell
3 34 (4.95%) Java
4 25 (3.64%) Python
5 17 (2.47%) C
6 7 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 6 (0.87%) Go
7 6 (0.87%) Perl
8 5 (0.73%) C++
8 5 (0.73%) Ruby
9 4 (0.58%) C#
10 3 (0.44%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.29%) MUMPS
11 2 (0.29%) Scala
11 2 (0.29%) VB
11 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.29%) VB6
11 2 (0.29%) VC++
12 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 300 (43.67%) CISSP
2 236 (34.35%) CISM
3 129 (18.78%) CISA
4 92 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (12.23%) Degree
6 76 (11.06%) CEH
7 53 (7.71%) CCNA
8 48 (6.99%) CRISC
9 42 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (5.97%) SANS
11 35 (5.09%) Security Cleared
12 31 (4.51%) GIAC
12 31 (4.51%) MCSE
13 30 (4.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 27 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
15 26 (3.78%) CCNP
16 24 (3.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
17 23 (3.35%) GSEC
18 22 (3.20%) SC Cleared
19 18 (2.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (26.93%) NIST
2 179 (26.06%) PCI DSS
3 175 (25.47%) GDPR
4 142 (20.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 52 (7.57%) COBIT
6 36 (5.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 29 (4.22%) HIPAA
8 25 (3.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 24 (3.49%) NIST 800
9 24 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 14 (2.04%) ISO 22301
12 12 (1.75%) ISO 9001
13 11 (1.60%) SLA
14 8 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
15 7 (1.02%) QA
16 6 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 6 (0.87%) ISO 31000
17 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 4 (0.58%) SAS 70
System Software
1 89 (12.95%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.89%) Docker
5 7 (1.02%) DFS Replication
6 6 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.44%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (0.44%) HDFS
7 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.29%) vSphere
8 2 (0.29%) XenApp
9 1 (0.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (4.95%) Ansible
2 29 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (4.22%) Puppet
3 15 (2.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 14 (2.04%) Nagios
5 13 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 13 (1.89%) SCCM
5 13 (1.89%) SCOM
6 7 (1.02%) Terraform
6 7 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.87%) QRadar
7 6 (0.87%) Stealthwatch
8 5 (0.73%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.73%) Nessus
8 5 (0.73%) WSUS
9 4 (0.58%) Grafana
9 4 (0.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.44%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.44%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 88 (12.81%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.73%) Cisco
3 48 (6.99%) Splunk
4 47 (6.84%) VMware
5 25 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 19 (2.77%) Citrix
6 19 (2.77%) Google
7 18 (2.62%) HP
8 16 (2.33%) Dell
9 15 (2.18%) FireEye
9 15 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.04%) Palo Alto
11 12 (1.75%) Oracle
11 12 (1.75%) Qualys
12 11 (1.60%) EMC
12 11 (1.60%) NetApp
13 10 (1.46%) AlienVault
13 10 (1.46%) IBM
13 10 (1.46%) Sophos
14 9 (1.31%) McAfee