The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 369 419
Rank change year-on-year +17 +50  
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 42 70 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.44% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 42
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

ISMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12681 15961 18194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.86% 86.66% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10477 13423 14593
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing ISMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the South East

ISMS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISMS in the South East.

Salary trend for ISMS in the South East

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the South East

ISMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +17 9 £45,000 -28.00%
East Sussex +10 9 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Surrey +15 8 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Berkshire +27 7 £55,000 +100.00% 3
Hampshire +21 6 £62,000 - 3
Middlesex +6 3 £70,000 +75.00%
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 South East region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 69 (90.79%) Information Security
2 56 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (56.58%) Security Management
4 38 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 38 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 36 (47.37%) PCI DSS
6 34 (44.74%) CISSP
7 23 (30.26%) Risk Management
7 23 (30.26%) Security Monitoring
8 21 (27.63%) GDPR
9 18 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
9 18 (23.68%) CISM
10 17 (22.37%) ITIL
11 15 (19.74%) Asset Management
12 14 (18.42%) Information Assurance
13 13 (17.11%) Incident Management
13 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
13 13 (17.11%) Cyber Essentials
14 12 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Degree
15 11 (14.47%) Citrix
15 11 (14.47%) Service Management
15 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
15 11 (14.47%) Cyberthreat
16 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
16 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
17 9 (11.84%) Cisco
17 9 (11.84%) Change Management
17 9 (11.84%) Cisco IPT
17 9 (11.84%) Problem Management

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) Apache
2 2 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Cisco IPT
1 9 (11.84%) IP Telephony
1 9 (11.84%) Network Security
2 5 (6.58%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
General
1 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Local Government
4 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 25 (32.89%) Security Analyst
3 20 (26.32%) Information Analyst
3 20 (26.32%) Information Security Analyst
4 16 (21.05%) Security Manager
5 14 (18.42%) Compliance Manager
6 9 (11.84%) IT Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Service Manager
7 8 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
7 8 (10.53%) Risk Manager
8 7 (9.21%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (7.89%) Information Manager
9 6 (7.89%) IT Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Service Desk Manager
10 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance Manager
10 5 (6.58%) IT Security Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Security Assurance Manager
12 3 (3.95%) Operational Security Manager
12 3 (3.95%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.47%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.58%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (3.95%) CESG
5 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.63%) Fintech
5 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) Handset
6 1 (1.32%) SCADA
6 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (90.79%) Information Security
2 43 (56.58%) Security Management
3 38 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 23 (30.26%) Risk Management
4 23 (30.26%) Security Monitoring
5 18 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
6 17 (22.37%) ITIL
7 15 (19.74%) Asset Management
8 14 (18.42%) Information Assurance
9 13 (17.11%) Incident Management
10 12 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
11 11 (14.47%) Service Management
12 9 (11.84%) Business Continuity
12 9 (11.84%) Change Management
12 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
12 9 (11.84%) Release Management
12 9 (11.84%) Security Operations
12 9 (11.84%) Statistics
13 8 (10.53%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) CISSP
2 18 (23.68%) CISM
3 12 (15.79%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) CISA
4 5 (6.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.63%) CCSP
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.63%) CRISC
6 2 (2.63%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.32%) CLAS
7 1 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 21 (27.63%) GDPR
4 13 (17.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (9.21%) COBIT
5 7 (9.21%) ISO 9001
5 7 (9.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (9.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (6.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (6.58%) ISO 22301
6 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (5.26%) ISO 31000
8 2 (2.63%) QA
9 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.32%) DameWare
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Citrix
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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Bupa
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Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 4 days ago