The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 25999
Rank 850 913 832
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -81
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 21 4 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.004% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.034% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 28
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,250 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,250 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -16.66%
BS25999
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10493 11834 10285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.66% 10.71% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8371 9328 8426
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BS25999
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the England region.

BS25999 Salary Trend in England

BS25999
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS25999 across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in England

BS25999
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +63 12 £63,750 -12.06%
South East +22 9 £67,500 +22.72%
BS25999
UK

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BS25999 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 BS25999.

1 33 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (90.91%) Information Security
3 25 (75.76%) PCI DSS
4 24 (72.73%) Business Continuity
5 21 (63.64%) Data Protection
6 14 (42.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (39.39%) CISSP
8 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
8 12 (36.36%) Freedom of Information
9 10 (30.30%) Degree
9 10 (30.30%) Security Management
9 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
10 9 (27.27%) PCI QSA
11 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Network Security
11 5 (15.15%) CISM
11 5 (15.15%) Symantec
11 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
12 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
12 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (6.06%) Law
13 2 (6.06%) CISA
14 1 (3.03%) Project Management
14 1 (3.03%) NHS
14 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
14 1 (3.03%) ITIL
14 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
14 1 (3.03%) Migration
14 1 (3.03%) Data Security

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BS25999 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 BS25999. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Network Security
General
1 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Consultant
2 19 (57.58%) Security Consultant
3 14 (42.42%) Security Manager
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Security Consultant
5 11 (33.33%) Security Advisor
6 8 (24.24%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (24.24%) Information Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) IT Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Information Security
2 24 (72.73%) Business Continuity
3 21 (63.64%) Data Protection
4 14 (42.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 10 (30.30%) Security Management
6 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL
9 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.03%) Migration
9 1 (3.03%) Data Security
9 1 (3.03%) ISMS
9 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) Degree
3 9 (27.27%) PCI QSA
4 5 (15.15%) CISM
5 2 (6.06%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (75.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Symantec
2 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint