Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1216 1281
Rank change year-on-year +34 +65 +18
Permanent jobs citing FISMA 7 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.031% 0.085% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 15
UK median annual salary £55,000 - £50,000
10th Percentile £52,500 - £37,000
90th Percentile £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £50,000

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 22784 24589 27973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.65% 12.95% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17099 19449 22114
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.68% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.19%

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 23 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
England +23 7 £55,000 -
London +14 6 £55,000 -
UK excluding London +24 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) SMS
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) SaaS
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Governance
3 5 (71.43%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement

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 6 (85.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Information Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
3 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (71.43%) Information Governance
3 5 (71.43%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) F5