Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 281 316
Rank change year-on-year -48 +35 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 19 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 55 44
South West median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -21.95% +28.13%
10th Percentile £47,875 £31,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £79,625 £74,500 £62,500
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9192 9719 10557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.56% 88.87% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7569 8101 8871
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,250
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -50 10 £60,000 +55.84% 2
Gloucestershire +23 2 £53,750 -17.31%
Wiltshire -5 1 £55,000 -18.52% 1
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 16 (84.21%) Security Management
3 14 (73.68%) Information Security Management
4 13 (68.42%) Management Information System
5 11 (57.89%) CESG
5 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (52.63%) Security Auditing
6 10 (52.63%) Information Assurance
6 10 (52.63%) JSP 440
6 10 (52.63%) QMS
6 10 (52.63%) Business Continuity
6 10 (52.63%) Quality Management
6 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (36.84%) Service Management
8 7 (36.84%) Degree
9 6 (31.58%) Digital Forensics
9 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (31.58%) CISSP
9 6 (31.58%) Project Management
9 6 (31.58%) CISM
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
12 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
12 2 (10.53%) COBIT
12 2 (10.53%) Risk Management

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Security Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Management Information System
2 11 (57.89%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 16 (84.21%) Security Management
3 14 (73.68%) Information Security Management
4 10 (52.63%) Business Continuity
4 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (52.63%) Information Assurance
4 10 (52.63%) QMS
4 10 (52.63%) Quality Management
4 10 (52.63%) Security Auditing
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
6 6 (31.58%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CESG Certified Professional
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) CISM
3 6 (31.58%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 2 (10.53%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) JSP 440
2 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.53%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) HIPAA
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Splunk
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec