Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 231 238
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +76
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 958 1,167 1,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.56% 1.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.93% 11.68% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,077 966
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,378
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,650 £86,625
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% - +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 8,764 9,990 10,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.81% 13.34% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,799 7,100 8,371
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,078 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +3 210 £65,000 +8.33% 27
West London -14 30 £70,000 +27.27% 7
South London +7 17 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East London -19 16 £65,000 -3.70% 10
North London -7 1 £67,500 +35.00%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 645 (67.33%) Information Security
2 425 (44.36%) CISSP
3 364 (38.00%) Cybersecurity
4 285 (29.75%) Data Protection
5 273 (28.50%) CISM
6 248 (25.89%) PCI DSS
7 232 (24.22%) Finance
8 225 (23.49%) GDPR
9 214 (22.34%) SIEM
10 213 (22.23%) Windows
11 208 (21.71%) Firewall
12 198 (20.67%) Risk Management
13 183 (19.10%) Degree
14 182 (19.00%) CISA
15 172 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 163 (17.01%) Vulnerability Management
17 161 (16.81%) Linux
18 156 (16.28%) ITIL
19 142 (14.82%) Management Information System
20 139 (14.51%) Data Protection Act
21 120 (12.53%) Banking
21 120 (12.53%) Network Security
22 113 (11.80%) Legal
23 107 (11.17%) Cyber Essentials
24 106 (11.06%) Windows Server
25 101 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
26 99 (10.33%) Security Architecture
27 95 (9.92%) COBIT
28 94 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
29 90 (9.39%) Penetration Testing

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 30 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 17 (1.77%) Apache
2 17 (1.77%) IIS
3 13 (1.36%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.63%) CMS
4 6 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.31%) Confluence
6 3 (0.31%) nginx
7 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.10%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
4 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.10%) Concordance
2 1 (0.10%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.10%) Relativity
2 1 (0.10%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (5.74%) Office 365
3 51 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (4.70%) SaaS
5 28 (2.92%) IaaS
6 27 (2.82%) PaaS
7 12 (1.25%) Serverless
8 9 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.63%) G Suite
10 5 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.42%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.31%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.21%) Route 53
13 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 208 (21.71%) Firewall
2 120 (12.53%) Network Security
3 54 (5.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 54 (5.64%) TCP/IP
4 36 (3.76%) LAN
4 36 (3.76%) WAN
5 31 (3.24%) Internet
6 29 (3.03%) Skype
7 25 (2.61%) DNS
8 24 (2.51%) VoIP
9 23 (2.40%) VPN
10 16 (1.67%) Wireless
11 14 (1.46%) SAN
11 14 (1.46%) Unified Communications
12 11 (1.15%) DHCP
12 11 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (1.15%) Sourcefire
12 11 (1.15%) SSL
13 9 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.34%) Big Data
2 22 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 7 (0.73%) Blockchain
4 7 (0.73%) MySQL
4 7 (0.73%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.52%) Redis
6 4 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.31%) Power BI
7 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.21%) HBase
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.10%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.10%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (1.25%) JIRA
2 10 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.73%) Selenium
3 7 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.63%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.52%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.42%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.21%) Mocha
8 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.21%) webpack
9 1 (0.10%) git-flow
General
1 232 (24.22%) Finance
2 120 (12.53%) Banking
3 113 (11.80%) Legal
4 79 (8.25%) Investment Banking
5 74 (7.72%) Law
6 33 (3.44%) Retail
7 25 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.98%) Marketing
9 15 (1.57%) Games
10 8 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.84%) Local Government
11 5 (0.52%) Advertising
11 5 (0.52%) Billing
12 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Publishing
14 2 (0.21%) Back Office
14 2 (0.21%) Front Office
14 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 206 (21.50%) Analyst
2 155 (16.18%) Security Analyst
3 129 (13.47%) Consultant
4 124 (12.94%) Security Manager
5 92 (9.60%) Security Consultant
6 80 (8.35%) Security Engineer
7 71 (7.41%) Information Manager
8 70 (7.31%) Information Security Manager
9 68 (7.10%) IT Manager
10 53 (5.53%) Architect
11 52 (5.43%) IT Analyst
12 49 (5.11%) Information Analyst
13 44 (4.59%) Information Security Analyst
14 43 (4.49%) Security Architect
15 41 (4.28%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 40 (4.18%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 39 (4.07%) Security Officer
18 37 (3.86%) Security Specialist
19 36 (3.76%) IT Support
19 36 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.36%) .NET
1 13 (1.36%) Web Services
2 11 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (1.15%) HTML
3 7 (0.73%) Node.js
4 5 (0.52%) Middleware
4 5 (0.52%) SAML
5 4 (0.42%) HTML5
6 3 (0.31%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.31%) PHP-FPM
6 3 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.31%) SOAP
6 3 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.21%) CSS
7 2 (0.21%) jQuery
7 2 (0.21%) OAuth
7 2 (0.21%) Symfony
7 2 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 142 (14.82%) Management Information System
2 139 (14.51%) Data Protection Act
3 78 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (7.83%) Computer Science
5 55 (5.74%) Fintech
6 34 (3.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 30 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 25 (2.61%) Data Centre
9 23 (2.40%) PKI
10 18 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 16 (1.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 14 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.15%) NHS
14 10 (1.04%) CESG
14 10 (1.04%) Cyberattack
15 9 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.94%) Cyber Defence
15 9 (0.94%) Internet of Things
15 9 (0.94%) Replication
16 8 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 213 (22.23%) Windows
2 161 (16.81%) Linux
3 106 (11.06%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.65%) Mac OS X
5 32 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.51%) Unix
7 14 (1.46%) Windows 10
8 12 (1.25%) Mac OS
8 12 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.63%) Debian
12 3 (0.31%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.21%) MVS
13 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (67.33%) Information Security
2 364 (38.00%) Cybersecurity
3 285 (29.75%) Data Protection
4 214 (22.34%) SIEM
5 198 (20.67%) Risk Management
6 163 (17.01%) Vulnerability Management
7 156 (16.28%) ITIL
8 101 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
9 99 (10.33%) Security Architecture
10 94 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 90 (9.39%) Penetration Testing
11 90 (9.39%) Security Operations
12 88 (9.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 83 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
14 82 (8.56%) Security Management
15 78 (8.14%) Data Privacy
16 74 (7.72%) Project Management
17 73 (7.62%) Business Continuity
17 73 (7.62%) ISMS
18 69 (7.20%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 31 (3.24%) PowerShell
2 30 (3.13%) Python
3 19 (1.98%) C
3 19 (1.98%) SQL
4 17 (1.77%) Bash Shell
5 13 (1.36%) Ruby
6 11 (1.15%) Java
7 10 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.94%) C#
9 7 (0.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.52%) Go
10 5 (0.52%) PHP
10 5 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.42%) ES6
12 3 (0.31%) Perl
13 2 (0.21%) C++
13 2 (0.21%) Groovy
13 2 (0.21%) Scala
14 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 425 (44.36%) CISSP
2 273 (28.50%) CISM
3 183 (19.10%) Degree
4 182 (19.00%) CISA
5 86 (8.98%) CEH
6 79 (8.25%) GIAC
7 68 (7.10%) CISMP
8 65 (6.78%) CRISC
9 60 (6.26%) CompTIA Security+
9 60 (6.26%) Computer Science Degree
10 57 (5.95%) SANS
11 48 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (4.07%) Security Cleared
13 28 (2.92%) CCNP
13 28 (2.92%) SC Cleared
14 25 (2.61%) GSEC
15 22 (2.30%) CCIE
16 21 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (2.09%) CCNA
18 19 (1.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (25.89%) PCI DSS
2 225 (23.49%) GDPR
3 172 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 107 (11.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 95 (9.92%) COBIT
6 31 (3.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 30 (3.13%) NIST 800
7 30 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 30 (3.13%) SLA
8 26 (2.71%) ISO 9001
9 19 (1.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 17 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 16 (1.67%) QA
12 15 (1.57%) SSAE 16
13 14 (1.46%) COSO
14 11 (1.15%) GPG13
14 11 (1.15%) ISO 22301
15 9 (0.94%) ISAE 3402
16 8 (0.84%) HIPAA
16 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 76 (7.93%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.46%) Snort
5 11 (1.15%) HDFS
6 10 (1.04%) Docker
7 9 (0.94%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.84%) vSphere
9 5 (0.52%) KVM
10 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.31%) XenApp
10 3 (0.31%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.21%) iptables
11 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (3.13%) SCCM
2 20 (2.09%) WSUS
3 19 (1.98%) IBM BigFix
4 17 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
5 14 (1.46%) QRadar
5 14 (1.46%) Suricata
6 12 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (1.25%) Nessus
7 10 (1.04%) Jamf Pro
8 6 (0.63%) Terraform
9 5 (0.52%) Ansible
9 5 (0.52%) Nagios
9 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.52%) Puppet
10 4 (0.42%) EnCase
10 4 (0.42%) Nexpose
10 4 (0.42%) RSA Archer
11 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.31%) Nmap
12 2 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 75 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.16%) Cisco
3 40 (4.18%) Oracle
4 37 (3.86%) Apple
5 33 (3.44%) VMware
6 31 (3.24%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.71%) Splunk
8 24 (2.51%) Sophos
9 19 (1.98%) LogRhythm
10 18 (1.88%) ArcSight
10 18 (1.88%) Google
11 17 (1.77%) Palo Alto
12 16 (1.67%) Fortinet
13 15 (1.57%) AlienVault
13 15 (1.57%) Juniper
14 13 (1.36%) FireEye
15 12 (1.25%) iManage
15 12 (1.25%) TippingPoint
16 11 (1.15%) Qualys
16 11 (1.15%) Symantec