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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 859 885 831
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -54
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 24 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.010% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.092% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 36
Average salary £48,750 £47,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.72% -8.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% -1.05%
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
11053 11988 10410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.73% 10.69% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8843 9348 8493
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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 +52 11 £65,000 -
South West -8 9 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
South East - 2 £66,250 -
BS7799
UK

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (62.16%) Information Security
3 17 (45.95%) CISSP
3 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
4 15 (40.54%) Business Continuity
5 12 (32.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (29.73%) Security Management
7 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 9 (24.32%) COBIT
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
8 9 (24.32%) CISA
8 9 (24.32%) Project Management
8 9 (24.32%) Security Architecture
9 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (18.92%) Data Security
9 7 (18.92%) CRISC
9 7 (18.92%) Cyber Security
9 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.22%) F5
10 6 (16.22%) SSCP
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) MCSE
11 5 (13.51%) Windows
11 5 (13.51%) Internet
11 5 (13.51%) CISM
11 5 (13.51%) BS25999
11 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (8.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) DWDM
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Security Officer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.51%) CLAS Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Information Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Junior
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) CESG
3 3 (8.11%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) BYOD
4 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) RMADS
5 1 (2.70%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Information Security
2 15 (40.54%) Business Continuity
3 11 (29.73%) Security Management
3 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (24.32%) Project Management
4 9 (24.32%) Security Architecture
5 7 (18.92%) Data Security
5 7 (18.92%) Cyber Security
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (10.81%) E-Discovery
8 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
10 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) CISSP
2 9 (24.32%) CISA
3 7 (18.92%) CRISC
4 6 (16.22%) SSCP
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.22%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) CISM
6 4 (10.81%) Degree
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) MCSA
7 3 (8.11%) CCNA
7 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) CEH
9 1 (2.70%) CISMP
9 1 (2.70%) QiCA
9 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) GIAC
9 1 (2.70%) ISEB
9 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (75.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (45.95%) PCI DSS
3 12 (32.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 9 (24.32%) COBIT
6 5 (13.51%) BS25999
7 3 (8.11%) QA
7 3 (8.11%) ISO 9000
7 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (5.41%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) F5
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Novell
4 1 (2.70%) Siemens
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp