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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 25999
Rank 867 889 801
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -88
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 14 14 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.013% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.12% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 32
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £37,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -24.50%
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
11136 11623 10278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.69% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9016 9063 8151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 6 £45,000 -30.76%
Yorkshire +10 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
South West - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
South East - 1 - - 1
BS25999
UK

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (88.24%) Information Security
3 26 (76.47%) PCI DSS
4 20 (58.82%) Business Continuity
5 19 (55.88%) CISSP
6 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
6 16 (47.06%) Security Management
7 14 (41.18%) Information Security Management
8 13 (38.24%) Data Protection
9 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (35.29%) Freedom of Information
10 10 (29.41%) PCI QSA
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
12 7 (20.59%) CISA
13 6 (17.65%) CISM
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 5 (14.71%) Windows
14 5 (14.71%) Symantec
14 5 (14.71%) BS7799
15 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
15 4 (11.76%) Degree
15 4 (11.76%) COBIT
15 4 (11.76%) Finance
15 4 (11.76%) ISMS
16 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
16 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
16 3 (8.82%) Service Continuity Management
16 3 (8.82%) Legal
16 3 (8.82%) Migration

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (8.82%) SMTP
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) Wireless
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Consultant
2 20 (58.82%) Security Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Security Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (32.35%) Security Advisor
5 6 (17.65%) Security Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.94%) Head of Operations
8 1 (2.94%) Head of Security
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security Auditor
8 1 (2.94%) Compliance Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Auditor
8 1 (2.94%) Head of IT Security
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Information Security
2 20 (58.82%) Business Continuity
3 16 (47.06%) Security Management
3 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 14 (41.18%) Information Security Management
5 13 (38.24%) Data Protection
6 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) ISMS
9 3 (8.82%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (8.82%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (8.82%) BCP
9 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (8.82%) IT Governance
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) CISSP
2 10 (29.41%) PCI QSA
3 7 (20.59%) CISA
4 6 (17.65%) CISM
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 3 (8.82%) CEH
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.82%) MCSE
6 3 (8.82%) MCSA
6 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 3 (8.82%) CCDA
7 2 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (76.47%) PCI DSS
3 5 (14.71%) BS7799
4 4 (11.76%) COBIT
5 1 (2.94%) COSO
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Symantec
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
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