The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 134 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.37% 0.55% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
BS7799
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
146 181 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.77% 9.95% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 127 157 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BS7799
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 across the Bristol region.

BS7799 Salary Trend in Bristol

BS7799
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing BS7799 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BS7799.

1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing BS7799 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) CLAS Security Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Infosec