Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 240 264 215
Rank change year-on-year +24 -49 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 724 790 1,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.44% 1.27% 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.30% 9.68% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 609 622 1,050
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - +1.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,750
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% -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 5,885 8,158 9,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.73% 13.08% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,512 6,055 7,513
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £35,696
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 February 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 23 February 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 +27 170 £62,500 -3.85% 39
West London +18 45 £48,750 -18.75% 10
South London +14 27 £47,500 - 2
East London +7 13 £63,750 -17.74% 10
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 458 (63.26%) Information Security
2 344 (47.51%) Cybersecurity
3 300 (41.44%) CISSP
4 223 (30.80%) CISM
5 197 (27.21%) GDPR
6 172 (23.76%) Risk Management
7 163 (22.51%) NIST
8 147 (20.30%) Finance
9 143 (19.75%) PCI DSS
10 137 (18.92%) ITIL
11 122 (16.85%) CISA
12 118 (16.30%) Azure
13 109 (15.06%) Management Information System
14 105 (14.50%) Windows
15 96 (13.26%) Security Management
16 95 (13.12%) Security Architecture
17 92 (12.71%) SIEM
18 91 (12.57%) Firewall
18 91 (12.57%) Microsoft
19 89 (12.29%) Cyber Essentials
20 87 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
21 86 (11.88%) Degree
22 85 (11.74%) Vulnerability Management
23 82 (11.33%) Legal
24 81 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
24 81 (11.19%) Office 365
25 79 (10.91%) Information Security Management
26 78 (10.77%) Data Protection
27 75 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
28 70 (9.67%) Security Cleared

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 (3.04%) IIS
2 11 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.10%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.97%) Apache
5 7 (0.97%) IBM Domino
5 7 (0.97%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.28%) DNN
8 2 (0.28%) Drupal
9 1 (0.14%) Confluence
9 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 118 (16.30%) Azure
2 81 (11.19%) Office 365
3 61 (8.43%) AWS
4 42 (5.80%) SaaS
5 24 (3.31%) IaaS
6 14 (1.93%) GCP
7 13 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.80%) PaaS
8 9 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.69%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.55%) G Suite
12 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.41%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.14%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 91 (12.57%) Firewall
2 55 (7.60%) Network Security
3 39 (5.39%) LAN
4 35 (4.83%) WAN
5 29 (4.01%) VPN
6 27 (3.73%) DNS
7 23 (3.18%) DHCP
8 17 (2.35%) TCP/IP
9 16 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (1.93%) Internet
11 13 (1.80%) Wireshark
12 12 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (1.52%) Unified Communications
13 11 (1.52%) WLAN
14 10 (1.38%) SAN
15 9 (1.24%) HTTP
15 9 (1.24%) PPP
15 9 (1.24%) RTP
16 8 (1.10%) NetScaler
16 8 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.52%) Big Data
2 11 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
4 8 (1.10%) Apache Hive
4 8 (1.10%) MySQL
5 7 (0.97%) HDInsight
5 7 (0.97%) Neo4j
5 7 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.55%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.41%) BigQuery
8 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.14%) Bigtable
10 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (1.24%) JIRA
2 5 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.55%) PHPUnit
3 4 (0.55%) Selenium
3 4 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.14%) Snyk
4 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.14%) WinDbg
General
1 147 (20.30%) Finance
2 82 (11.33%) Legal
3 62 (8.56%) Law
4 44 (6.08%) Banking
5 28 (3.87%) Retail
6 24 (3.31%) Public Sector
7 12 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.97%) Advertising
8 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.83%) Back Office
10 5 (0.69%) Police
11 4 (0.55%) Automotive
11 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.55%) French Language
12 3 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (0.41%) German Language
12 3 (0.41%) Marketing
12 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 133 (18.37%) Analyst
2 123 (16.99%) Security Manager
3 106 (14.64%) Security Analyst
4 78 (10.77%) Information Manager
5 77 (10.64%) Information Security Manager
6 70 (9.67%) Security Engineer
7 68 (9.39%) Information Analyst
7 68 (9.39%) Information Security Analyst
8 56 (7.73%) Consultant
9 45 (6.22%) Security Consultant
10 44 (6.08%) IT Manager
11 35 (4.83%) Architect
12 33 (4.56%) Security Architect
12 33 (4.56%) Security Officer
13 30 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 28 (3.87%) Cybersecurity Engineer
15 27 (3.73%) IT Security Manager
16 26 (3.59%) IT Analyst
16 26 (3.59%) Senior Manager
17 23 (3.18%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.73%) OAuth
2 21 (2.90%) SAML
3 20 (2.76%) SailPoint
4 19 (2.62%) OpenID
5 14 (1.93%) Web Services
6 7 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (0.83%) CSS
7 6 (0.83%) HTML
7 6 (0.83%) jQuery
8 5 (0.69%) JSON
8 5 (0.69%) LDAP
8 5 (0.69%) Symfony
9 4 (0.55%) .NET
9 4 (0.55%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.55%) CakePHP
9 4 (0.55%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (0.55%) Highcharts JS
9 4 (0.55%) HTML5
9 4 (0.55%) Node.js
9 4 (0.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 109 (15.06%) Management Information System
2 37 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (4.01%) Data Centre
5 24 (3.31%) Cyberthreat
6 20 (2.76%) CESG
7 14 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
9 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.24%) BYOD
12 8 (1.10%) Cyberattack
12 8 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (1.10%) PKI
12 8 (1.10%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.97%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 5 (0.69%) Blog
14 5 (0.69%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 105 (14.50%) Windows
2 57 (7.87%) Linux
3 54 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (2.62%) Windows 10
6 10 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.55%) Android
10 3 (0.41%) Unix
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (63.26%) Information Security
2 344 (47.51%) Cybersecurity
3 172 (23.76%) Risk Management
4 137 (18.92%) ITIL
5 96 (13.26%) Security Management
6 95 (13.12%) Security Architecture
7 92 (12.71%) SIEM
8 87 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 85 (11.74%) Vulnerability Management
10 81 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (10.91%) Information Security Management
12 78 (10.77%) Data Protection
13 70 (9.67%) Penetration Testing
14 69 (9.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 66 (9.12%) Data Privacy
15 66 (9.12%) Project Management
16 59 (8.15%) Change Management
17 58 (8.01%) ISMS
17 58 (8.01%) Service Delivery
18 53 (7.32%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (5.39%) Python
2 19 (2.62%) SQL
3 18 (2.49%) C
4 17 (2.35%) C++
5 16 (2.21%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.69%) Java
8 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.55%) PHP
8 4 (0.55%) Scala
9 3 (0.41%) C#
10 2 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) R
11 1 (0.14%) Ruby
11 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 300 (41.44%) CISSP
2 223 (30.80%) CISM
3 122 (16.85%) CISA
4 86 (11.88%) Degree
5 75 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (9.67%) Security Cleared
7 62 (8.56%) SC Cleared
8 51 (7.04%) CRISC
9 43 (5.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 28 (3.87%) CREST Certified
11 27 (3.73%) CCNA
12 26 (3.59%) CCNP
13 24 (3.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 24 (3.31%) OSCP
14 22 (3.04%) CCSP
14 22 (3.04%) CEH
15 20 (2.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
16 19 (2.62%) CompTIA Security+
17 18 (2.49%) CHECK Team Leader
17 18 (2.49%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (27.21%) GDPR
2 163 (22.51%) NIST
3 143 (19.75%) PCI DSS
4 89 (12.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 67 (9.25%) COBIT
6 33 (4.56%) NCSC
7 32 (4.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 31 (4.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 28 (3.87%) ISO 9001
10 23 (3.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 23 (3.18%) QA
11 22 (3.04%) SLA
12 21 (2.90%) ISO 22301
13 19 (2.62%) NIST 800
14 17 (2.35%) CESG Infosec
14 17 (2.35%) HIPAA
14 17 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 17 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 13 (1.80%) FISMA
16 8 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 46 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.76%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.10%) HDFS
5 7 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.69%) vSphere
7 3 (0.41%) Docker
7 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.14%) ACF2
9 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.69%) SCCM
2 4 (0.55%) Nessus
2 4 (0.55%) Terraform
3 3 (0.41%) Ansible
3 3 (0.41%) CASB
3 3 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (0.41%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.28%) NetMRI
4 2 (0.28%) Nmap
4 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.14%) FTK
5 1 (0.14%) Grafana
5 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) QRadar
5 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 91 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.43%) VMware
3 53 (7.32%) Cisco
4 19 (2.62%) NetApp
4 19 (2.62%) Splunk
5 18 (2.49%) CyberArk
5 18 (2.49%) ForgeRock
6 17 (2.35%) Citrix
7 16 (2.21%) CA
8 15 (2.07%) ArcSight
9 14 (1.93%) CheckPoint
9 14 (1.93%) SolarWinds
10 13 (1.80%) Juniper
11 12 (1.66%) HP
11 12 (1.66%) Qualys
12 10 (1.38%) Google
12 10 (1.38%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.24%) F5
13 9 (1.24%) Palo Alto
14 7 (0.97%) Veeam