Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA)
UK
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 966 1108 1210
Rank change year-on-year +142 +102 -22
Permanent jobs citing FISMA 7 2 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.049% 0.010% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median annual salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 14,175 20,880 22,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.29% 14.00% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10,865 15,177 17,673
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

FISMA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FISMA in the UK

FISMA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FISMA.

Salary trend for FISMA in the UK

FISMA
Top 2 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 7 April 2020. 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 +117 7 - -
London +92 7 - -

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Data Privacy
2 5 (71.43%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (71.43%) Contract Negotiation
2 5 (71.43%) NIST
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 5 (71.43%) HIPAA
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) PPP
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CA
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
3 2 (28.57%) Junos
3 2 (28.57%) MRTG
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) GPEN
3 2 (28.57%) OSCP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum

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 (28.57%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) PPP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Junos
2 2 (28.57%) MRTG
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TACACS
2 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Sales Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Sales Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Contract Negotiation
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Data Privacy
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE Security
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) GCIA
2 2 (28.57%) GCIH
2 2 (28.57%) GPEN
2 2 (28.57%) GPPA
2 2 (28.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 5 (71.43%) HIPAA
2 5 (71.43%) NIST
2 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (28.57%) FedRAMP
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetMRI
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
1 2 (28.57%) Stealthwatch
1 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Facebook
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter