The first table below looks at the demand for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 859 807 846
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +39
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 12 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.037% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 26
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £33,200 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -20.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11629 10502 10905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.32% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9126 8371 9002
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
BS7799
UK

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BS7799
Salary Trend in England

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in England

BS7799
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -51 6 - - 1
South East -29 2 £30,000 -60.00%
North West 0 1 £28,500 -36.66%
West Midlands -1 1 £39,000 +19.08%
South West -17 1 - -
Yorkshire -27 1 £33,000 -
BS7799
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BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (62.50%) Information Security
3 12 (37.50%) Legal
3 12 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 11 (34.38%) Marketing
4 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity
5 10 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.88%) CISSP
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) SCOM
8 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.75%) CISM
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) LAN

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
3 6 (18.75%) WAN
4 5 (15.63%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (3.13%) HTTP
8 1 (3.13%) LDAP
8 1 (3.13%) CTI
8 1 (3.13%) Wireless
8 1 (3.13%) IPsec
8 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 12 (37.50%) Legal
2 11 (34.38%) Marketing
3 9 (28.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Security Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Server Support
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
2 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity
3 10 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) SIEM
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) QMS
6 4 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (9.38%) Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) CISSP
3 6 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (9.38%) SSCP
4 3 (9.38%) CEH
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) MCTS
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) HND
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) CISA
6 1 (3.13%) MBA
6 1 (3.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
5 1 (3.13%) SLA
5 1 (3.13%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCOM
2 5 (15.63%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
5 2 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Websense
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) TippingPoint
6 1 (3.13%) F5