Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 482 488 597
Rank change year-on-year +6 +109 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 65 114 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.37% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 93 49
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £42,000 £39,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £67,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +4.76%

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26524 30586 37174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.46% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21839 25381 30726
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Hampshire +10 24 £62,000 +37.78% 1
Surrey 0 11 £47,500 -13.64%
Thames Valley +1 10 £59,250 +34.66%
Berkshire +8 9 £63,500 +44.32%
West Sussex +7 7 £45,000 -10.00%
East Sussex +4 6 £42,000 -30.00%
Kent +22 4 £45,000 -14.29%
Middlesex +13 3 £70,000 +75.00%
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £55,000 -
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 61 (93.85%) Information Security
2 51 (78.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (52.31%) Information Security Management
3 34 (52.31%) Security Management
4 24 (36.92%) PCI DSS
5 22 (33.85%) Management Information System
5 22 (33.85%) CISSP
6 21 (32.31%) CISM
7 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
8 15 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (21.54%) Firewall
9 14 (21.54%) Information Assurance
9 14 (21.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 11 (16.92%) ISO 22301
11 11 (16.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 11 (16.92%) Cyber Essentials
11 11 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 10 (15.38%) ITIL
13 9 (13.85%) Degree
13 9 (13.85%) Finance
13 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.85%) ISO 31000
13 9 (13.85%) GDPR
14 8 (12.31%) Internal Audit
14 8 (12.31%) SIEM
14 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
14 8 (12.31%) CISA

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 3 (4.62%) Apache
1 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.62%) nginx
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) npm
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) SMS
3 5 (7.69%) Network Security
4 4 (6.15%) SAN
4 4 (6.15%) VLAN
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.08%) NGN
7 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
1 2 (3.08%) TestComplete
1 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.54%) Bower
2 1 (1.54%) Grunt
2 1 (1.54%) gulp
2 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.54%) Moq
2 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Security Manager
2 13 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 13 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
3 10 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Information Assurance Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Risk Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Security Assurance Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Security Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) IT Risk Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) IT Security Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) OAuth
1 1 (1.54%) OpenID
1 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) CESG
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) Information Security
2 34 (52.31%) Information Security Management
2 34 (52.31%) Security Management
3 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
4 15 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (21.54%) Information Assurance
6 11 (16.92%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (15.38%) ITIL
8 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
8 8 (12.31%) Internal Audit
8 8 (12.31%) SIEM
9 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.77%) Security Operations
10 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity
10 6 (9.23%) Security Monitoring
11 5 (7.69%) IT Audit
11 5 (7.69%) Line Management
12 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
1 2 (3.08%) Java
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) CISSP
2 21 (32.31%) CISM
3 11 (16.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 9 (13.85%) Degree
5 8 (12.31%) CISA
6 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.15%) CRISC
7 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.08%) CCNP
9 2 (3.08%) CCSP
9 2 (3.08%) CEH
9 2 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (3.08%) CGEIT
9 2 (3.08%) ISEB
9 2 (3.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.54%) ISACA
10 1 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (78.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (36.92%) PCI DSS
3 14 (21.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 11 (16.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (16.92%) ISO 22301
5 10 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (13.85%) GDPR
6 9 (13.85%) ISO 31000
7 7 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (7.69%) ISAE 3402
8 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (7.69%) QA
9 3 (4.62%) HIPAA
10 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
10 2 (3.08%) NIST 800
10 2 (3.08%) RMADS
10 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (1.54%) COBIT
11 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
11 1 (1.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco
2 3 (4.62%) Citrix
2 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Arqiva