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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 305 - 329
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% - 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -23.90%
BS7799
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1143 1441 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.03% 11.39% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1215 943
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BS7799
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in the City of London

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) BS25999
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) E-Discovery
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Finance

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) E-Discovery
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) BS25999
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) COBIT
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft