Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 226 298
Rank change year-on-year +1 +72 +32
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1170 1147 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.56% 1.51% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.40% 11.47% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 954 831
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 10265 10001 11363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.66% 13.15% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7419 8258 9228
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +34 187 £60,000 -1.64% 26
West London +32 72 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East London +7 27 £66,250 +15.22% 1
South London -8 11 £67,500 +12.50%
North London +7 8 £62,000 -11.43%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 812 (69.40%) Information Security
2 507 (43.33%) CISSP
3 398 (34.02%) Cybersecurity
4 378 (32.31%) PCI DSS
5 358 (30.60%) CISM
6 342 (29.23%) Data Protection
7 324 (27.69%) Finance
8 302 (25.81%) SIEM
9 295 (25.21%) Windows
10 279 (23.85%) Risk Management
10 279 (23.85%) Firewall
11 253 (21.62%) ITIL
12 232 (19.83%) GDPR
13 214 (18.29%) Data Protection Act
14 202 (17.26%) Penetration Testing
15 180 (15.38%) Linux
15 180 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 154 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
17 153 (13.08%) Active Directory
18 152 (12.99%) Security Architecture
19 147 (12.56%) CISA
19 147 (12.56%) Management Information System
20 146 (12.48%) Degree
20 146 (12.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 144 (12.31%) Security Operations
22 143 (12.22%) Network Security
23 139 (11.88%) Windows Server
24 133 (11.37%) ISMS
25 130 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
26 121 (10.34%) Risk Assessment

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 22 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.62%) IIS
3 17 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.37%) Apache
5 15 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 9 (0.77%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.51%) SAS
8 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.17%) nginx
10 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.085%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.085%) Maya
6 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.085%) Maximo
4 1 (0.085%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.085%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.085%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (5.90%) SaaS
3 30 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.14%) Office 365
5 17 (1.45%) IaaS
6 11 (0.94%) Cloudflare
6 11 (0.94%) Mimecast
7 10 (0.85%) PaaS
8 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.17%) G Suite
11 2 (0.17%) GitHub
11 2 (0.17%) Heroku
11 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.085%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 279 (23.85%) Firewall
2 143 (12.22%) Network Security
3 113 (9.66%) TCP/IP
4 42 (3.59%) VPN
5 40 (3.42%) LAN
5 40 (3.42%) WAN
6 39 (3.33%) DNS
7 34 (2.91%) Internet
8 32 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 29 (2.48%) SAN
10 26 (2.22%) Wireless
11 25 (2.14%) DHCP
12 21 (1.79%) Unified Communications
12 21 (1.79%) VoIP
13 18 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (1.37%) HTTPS
15 12 (1.03%) HTTP
16 11 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (0.94%) SSL
17 10 (0.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.45%) Big Data
3 15 (1.28%) MySQL
4 11 (0.94%) Hadoop
5 9 (0.77%) OLAP
6 6 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.17%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.17%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.085%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.085%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (2.05%) Metasploit
2 9 (0.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.68%) Burp Suite
4 6 (0.51%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.43%) PHPUnit
5 5 (0.43%) Subversion
6 4 (0.34%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.26%) Phing
7 3 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.17%) Liquibase
8 2 (0.17%) Mocha
8 2 (0.17%) Selenium
8 2 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.085%) JIRA
9 1 (0.085%) MSI
9 1 (0.085%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 324 (27.69%) Finance
2 112 (9.57%) Banking
3 98 (8.38%) Law
4 97 (8.29%) Legal
5 50 (4.27%) Retail
6 44 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.22%) Marketing
8 15 (1.28%) Automotive
9 12 (1.03%) Advertising
10 11 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.43%) Electronics
13 5 (0.43%) Games
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Local Government
15 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.085%) French Language
16 1 (0.085%) German Language
Job Titles
1 253 (21.62%) Security Manager
2 251 (21.45%) Analyst
3 227 (19.40%) Security Analyst
4 180 (15.38%) Consultant
5 140 (11.97%) Security Consultant
6 116 (9.91%) Information Manager
7 114 (9.74%) Information Security Manager
8 105 (8.97%) Information Analyst
8 105 (8.97%) Information Security Analyst
9 95 (8.12%) IT Manager
9 95 (8.12%) Security Officer
10 76 (6.50%) IT Security Manager
11 75 (6.41%) Information Security Officer
12 73 (6.24%) Information Officer
12 73 (6.24%) IT Analyst
13 70 (5.98%) Security Engineer
14 62 (5.30%) IT Security Analyst
15 52 (4.44%) Security Specialist
16 47 (4.02%) Information Security Consultant
17 45 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.20%) Web Services
2 13 (1.11%) LAMP
3 10 (0.85%) Regular Expression
4 8 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (0.68%) PCRE
5 6 (0.51%) OAuth
6 5 (0.43%) OpenID
6 5 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (0.43%) SAML
6 5 (0.43%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (0.34%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.34%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.26%) .NET
8 3 (0.26%) jQuery
8 3 (0.26%) Middleware
8 3 (0.26%) Node.js
8 3 (0.26%) SailPoint
9 2 (0.17%) CSS
9 2 (0.17%) HTML
9 2 (0.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 214 (18.29%) Data Protection Act
2 147 (12.56%) Management Information System
3 78 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (5.90%) Computer Science
5 45 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 45 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 34 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 32 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
8 30 (2.56%) PKI
8 30 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 23 (1.97%) CESG
10 22 (1.88%) Fintech
11 20 (1.71%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 20 (1.71%) Public Cloud
12 19 (1.62%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
14 12 (1.03%) Reinsurance
15 11 (0.94%) Replication
16 9 (0.77%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 295 (25.21%) Windows
2 180 (15.38%) Linux
3 139 (11.88%) Windows Server
4 53 (4.53%) Unix
5 34 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.39%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.28%) Kali Linux
8 15 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.11%) Android
9 13 (1.11%) Debian
9 13 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.94%) CentOS
11 11 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.85%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.26%) Solaris
15 2 (0.17%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (69.40%) Information Security
2 398 (34.02%) Cybersecurity
3 342 (29.23%) Data Protection
4 302 (25.81%) SIEM
5 279 (23.85%) Risk Management
6 253 (21.62%) ITIL
7 202 (17.26%) Penetration Testing
8 154 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
9 152 (12.99%) Security Architecture
10 146 (12.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 144 (12.31%) Security Operations
12 133 (11.37%) ISMS
13 130 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 121 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
15 112 (9.57%) Security Management
16 100 (8.55%) Incident Management
17 99 (8.46%) Business Continuity
18 97 (8.29%) Information Security Management
19 87 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
20 85 (7.26%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (3.08%) SQL
2 35 (2.99%) Python
3 32 (2.74%) Bash Shell
4 29 (2.48%) C
5 28 (2.39%) Ruby
6 24 (2.05%) Java
7 20 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 17 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 14 (1.20%) Perl
10 13 (1.11%) C#
11 7 (0.60%) C-shell
11 7 (0.60%) Korn
12 5 (0.43%) PHP
13 4 (0.34%) VBScript
14 2 (0.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.17%) ES6
14 2 (0.17%) Scala
14 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.085%) Go
15 1 (0.085%) VB
Qualifications
1 507 (43.33%) CISSP
2 358 (30.60%) CISM
3 147 (12.56%) CISA
4 146 (12.48%) Degree
5 93 (7.95%) CEH
6 58 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (4.10%) SSCP
8 39 (3.33%) CRISC
9 37 (3.16%) CCNA
10 35 (2.99%) SANS
11 32 (2.74%) CompTIA Security+
11 32 (2.74%) Security Cleared
11 32 (2.74%) Security+ Certification
12 30 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
13 28 (2.39%) GIAC
14 27 (2.31%) CISMP
15 26 (2.22%) GCIH
16 23 (1.97%) SC Cleared
17 22 (1.88%) CCNP
18 17 (1.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (32.31%) PCI DSS
2 232 (19.83%) GDPR
3 180 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 110 (9.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 74 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 64 (5.47%) COBIT
7 49 (4.19%) ISO 9001
8 45 (3.85%) NIST 800
9 34 (2.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 26 (2.22%) ISO 22301
11 22 (1.88%) SLA
12 21 (1.79%) ISO 14001
13 18 (1.54%) PMO
14 17 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 17 (1.45%) SAS 70
15 16 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 12 (1.03%) HIPAA
16 12 (1.03%) SSAE 16
17 8 (0.68%) GPG13
17 8 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 153 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.11%) Xen
6 11 (0.94%) Docker
7 10 (0.85%) Snort
8 8 (0.68%) HDFS
8 8 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.51%) XenApp
10 5 (0.43%) KVM
10 5 (0.43%) pfSense
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.26%) iptables
13 2 (0.17%) vSphere
13 2 (0.17%) XenServer
14 1 (0.085%) Ceph
14 1 (0.085%) Postfix
14 1 (0.085%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (2.39%) SCCM
2 26 (2.22%) Nessus
2 26 (2.22%) Puppet
3 25 (2.14%) Ansible
4 21 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (1.03%) Suricata
7 11 (0.94%) FTK
8 9 (0.77%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.77%) QRadar
9 8 (0.68%) Core Impact
9 8 (0.68%) Salt
10 6 (0.51%) CSIRT
10 6 (0.51%) RSA Archer
11 5 (0.43%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.43%) WSUS
12 4 (0.34%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.34%) Marathon
12 4 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 99 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 96 (8.21%) Cisco
3 73 (6.24%) CheckPoint
4 55 (4.70%) VMware
5 50 (4.27%) FireEye
6 37 (3.16%) Apple
7 34 (2.91%) HP
8 29 (2.48%) McAfee
9 26 (2.22%) Juniper
10 25 (2.14%) Oracle
10 25 (2.14%) Palo Alto
11 20 (1.71%) Splunk
12 17 (1.45%) Blue Coat
12 17 (1.45%) Fortinet
13 15 (1.28%) Citrix
13 15 (1.28%) Dell
14 14 (1.20%) Radware
15 13 (1.11%) F5
15 13 (1.11%) Sophos
15 13 (1.11%) Symantec