Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1186 1175 1275
Rank change year-on-year -11 +100 -3
Permanent jobs citing FISMA 6 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% 0.046% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £74,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -23.08%

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 22,749 21,772 27,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 12.40% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17,722 17,247 21,459
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 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 22 February 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
London -3 6 £55,000 -21.43%
England -9 6 £55,000 -12.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SMS
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) SaaS
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Information Governance
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (83.33%) Information Governance
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) F5