The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 702 723 788
Rank change year-on-year +21 +65  
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 187 219 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 161 178 164
UK median annual salary £59,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -9.09%  
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,275 £35,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +15.55% -8.16%  

ISMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the UK

ISMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ISMS in the UK

ISMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the UK

ISMS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 183 £57,500 +15.00% 36
UK excluding London 0 131 £52,000 +15.55% 29
London +24 55 £65,000 +12.06% 7
South East +21 43 £45,000 -18.18% 13
North of England +2 33 £53,500 +33.75% 8
Midlands +9 25 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England -6 19 £59,500 +6.25% 3
South West -17 7 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Scotland - 4 £67,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 308 (90.59%) Information Security
2 244 (71.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 221 (65.00%) Security Management
4 193 (56.76%) Information Security Management
5 144 (42.35%) CISSP
6 143 (42.06%) Management Information System
7 118 (34.71%) CISM
8 108 (31.76%) PCI DSS
9 83 (24.41%) Risk Management
10 75 (22.06%) Cybersecurity
11 74 (21.76%) CISA
12 73 (21.47%) Data Protection
13 68 (20.00%) GDPR
14 60 (17.65%) Finance
15 56 (16.47%) Business Continuity
15 56 (16.47%) ITIL
16 49 (14.41%) Information Assurance
17 47 (13.82%) Security Operations
18 45 (13.24%) Risk Assessment
18 45 (13.24%) Project Management
19 44 (12.94%) Firewall
20 40 (11.76%) Degree
21 39 (11.47%) Disaster Recovery
22 38 (11.18%) SIEM
23 37 (10.88%) Internal Audit
24 36 (10.59%) Service Management
25 34 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
26 31 (9.12%) Security Cleared
27 30 (8.82%) SC Cleared
27 30 (8.82%) Network Security

ISMS
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.35%) IIS
3 3 (0.88%) SAS
4 2 (0.59%) Apache
4 2 (0.59%) CMS
4 2 (0.59%) nginx
4 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.88%) SPSS
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (0.88%) Unica
2 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.82%) SaaS
2 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.06%) IaaS
5 4 (1.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.94%) Firewall
2 30 (8.82%) Network Security
3 11 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (2.94%) DNS
4 10 (2.94%) LAN
5 9 (2.65%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (2.65%) IP Telephony
5 9 (2.65%) WAN
6 7 (2.06%) VPN
7 6 (1.76%) Internet
8 5 (1.47%) DHCP
9 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.88%) Intranet
11 2 (0.59%) Broadband
11 2 (0.59%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.59%) SAN
11 2 (0.59%) SNMP
11 2 (0.59%) SSL
11 2 (0.59%) VLAN
12 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.65%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.35%) MySQL
5 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.88%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (2.06%) TeamCity
1 7 (2.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.88%) Selenium
3 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.59%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.59%) TestRail
General
1 60 (17.65%) Finance
2 22 (6.47%) Legal
2 22 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.82%) Banking
4 10 (2.94%) Law
4 10 (2.94%) Retail
5 7 (2.06%) Marketing
6 5 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.88%) Games
8 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.59%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (25.88%) Security Manager
2 71 (20.88%) Analyst
3 63 (18.53%) Security Analyst
4 58 (17.06%) Information Manager
5 55 (16.18%) Information Security Manager
6 51 (15.00%) Information Analyst
6 51 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 31 (9.12%) Consultant
8 28 (8.24%) Security Officer
9 27 (7.94%) Security Consultant
10 26 (7.65%) Compliance Manager
10 26 (7.65%) Information Officer
10 26 (7.65%) Information Security Officer
11 22 (6.47%) Risk Manager
12 21 (6.18%) Information Security Consultant
13 19 (5.59%) Architect
14 18 (5.29%) Security Architect
15 15 (4.41%) IT Manager
15 15 (4.41%) Operations Manager
15 15 (4.41%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.94%) .NET
2 9 (2.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.88%) SailPoint
3 3 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) LAMP
4 1 (0.29%) Laravel
4 1 (0.29%) SAML
4 1 (0.29%) Symfony
4 1 (0.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 143 (42.06%) Management Information System
2 29 (8.53%) Data Protection Act
3 20 (5.88%) CESG
4 15 (4.41%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.65%) CESG CLAS
7 7 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.47%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.18%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.18%) Smart Energy
10 3 (0.88%) BYOD
10 3 (0.88%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.59%) Fintech
11 2 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.59%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.35%) Windows
2 18 (5.29%) Linux
3 14 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.59%) Unix
5 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (90.59%) Information Security
2 221 (65.00%) Security Management
3 193 (56.76%) Information Security Management
4 83 (24.41%) Risk Management
5 75 (22.06%) Cybersecurity
6 73 (21.47%) Data Protection
7 56 (16.47%) Business Continuity
7 56 (16.47%) ITIL
8 49 (14.41%) Information Assurance
9 47 (13.82%) Security Operations
10 45 (13.24%) Project Management
10 45 (13.24%) Risk Assessment
11 39 (11.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 38 (11.18%) SIEM
13 37 (10.88%) Internal Audit
14 36 (10.59%) Service Management
15 34 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
16 29 (8.53%) Security Monitoring
17 28 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.82%) SQL
2 12 (3.53%) Perl
2 12 (3.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.65%) C#
4 8 (2.35%) C
5 7 (2.06%) Python
6 3 (0.88%) R
7 2 (0.59%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) AWK
8 1 (0.29%) Java
8 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 144 (42.35%) CISSP
2 118 (34.71%) CISM
3 74 (21.76%) CISA
4 40 (11.76%) Degree
5 31 (9.12%) Security Cleared
6 30 (8.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 30 (8.82%) SC Cleared
7 27 (7.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 23 (6.76%) CRISC
9 17 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
10 15 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (3.53%) DV Cleared
13 10 (2.94%) CEH
14 9 (2.65%) CLAS
14 9 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (2.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 8 (2.35%) MCITP
15 8 (2.35%) SANS
16 7 (2.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (71.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (31.76%) PCI DSS
3 68 (20.00%) GDPR
4 30 (8.82%) Cyber Essentials
5 29 (8.53%) COBIT
6 24 (7.06%) ISO 9001
7 19 (5.59%) SLA
8 15 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 14 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 12 (3.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 12 (3.53%) ISO 22301
10 12 (3.53%) RMADS
11 10 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 9 (2.65%) ISO 14001
12 9 (2.65%) JSP 440
13 5 (1.47%) ISO 31000
13 5 (1.47%) QA
14 4 (1.18%) HIPAA
14 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.18%) Snort
3 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (2.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.59%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (0.59%) SCCM
3 2 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.29%) DameWare
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) Netcool
4 1 (0.29%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.41%) Citrix
3 14 (4.12%) Cisco
4 9 (2.65%) Oracle
5 6 (1.76%) CA
6 5 (1.47%) Symantec
7 4 (1.18%) VMware
8 3 (0.88%) Alterian
8 3 (0.88%) ArcSight
8 3 (0.88%) CyberArk
8 3 (0.88%) Tableau
9 2 (0.59%) BMC
9 2 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.59%) Remedy
10 1 (0.29%) ICL
10 1 (0.29%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.29%) Lotus
10 1 (0.29%) Sage
10 1 (0.29%) Sonus
10 1 (0.29%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
Wainwright Shaw
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £56000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £39000 - £48500 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Horsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 5 days ago