Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA)
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1195 1190 1260
Rank change year-on-year -5 +70 +17
Permanent jobs citing FISMA 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.004% 0.024% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
UK median annual salary - £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +26.32%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 £60,000

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 22,789 20,841 26,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 12.08% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17,455 16,089 20,980
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 3 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 21 June 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
England +3 1 - -
UK excluding London -9 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing FISMA 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 with a requirement for FISMA.

1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) NIST 800
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Single Sign-On