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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 305 331 323
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.051% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.093% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £60,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -47.27%
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
1081 1285 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 10.84% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1138 951
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS