Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 152 163
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -13
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% 0.27% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.30% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £82,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.48% +144.44% -16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £75,000 £31,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £91,650 £37,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1823 2322 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.02% 88.93% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1984 1981
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,700 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in Wales

ISMS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for ISMS in Wales

ISMS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
South Wales +30 2 - -
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
ISMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CRISC
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) MBA
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) CISMP
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Head of Information
1 2 (66.67%) Head of Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CRISC
2 2 (66.67%) MBA
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft