Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 113 136
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% 0.066% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.072% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
South Wales median annual salary £28,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 - £33,750
90th Percentile £37,400 - £44,250
Wales median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,297 1,386 2,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.82% 91.36% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 1,217 1,777
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in South Wales

ISMS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for ISMS in South Wales

ISMS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Cardiff +3 3 £38,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £28,000 -
ISMS
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Information Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis