Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FISMA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FISMA over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1230 1291
Rank change year-on-year +52 +61 +4
Permanent jobs citing FISMA 3 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.014% 0.075% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 20
UK median annual salary £55,000 - £48,750
10th Percentile £52,500 - £37,000
90th Percentile £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £44,500

FISMA 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21790 25429 27995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.30% 13.11% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16201 20174 22187
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,261 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

FISMA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FISMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FISMA in the UK

FISMA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FISMA in the UK

FISMA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FISMA within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 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
England +43 3 £55,000 -
London - 2 £55,000 -
UK excluding London +32 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing FISMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FISMA.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SMS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management

FISMA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) F5