The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 7799
Rank 897 908 878
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 5 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.044% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 17
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £90,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +98.27%
BS7799
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
11356 10806 10778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.15% 11.04% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9131 8507 8370
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BS7799 Salary Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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 +16 3 £70,000 -3.44%
South East +1 2 £42,500 -26.08%
BS7799
UK

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Sage
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) MOF
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) CLAS Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAN Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CRISC
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) COBIT
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
1 2 (25.00%) vMotion
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Nortel
2 2 (25.00%) Sage