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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 835 817 828
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 15 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.030% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 45
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,900 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £29,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+89.65% -43.41%
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
10342 9783 10479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.47% 10.23% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8127 7587 8647
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 £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 12 £72,500 +61.11% 1
South East -33 3 £55,000 +89.65% 1
BS7799
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BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (74.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 23 (65.71%) Information Security
3 19 (54.29%) PCI DSS
4 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (48.57%) Finance
4 17 (48.57%) CISSP
5 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 10 (28.57%) CISA
6 10 (28.57%) CISM
6 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 10 (28.57%) CRISC
7 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
7 9 (25.71%) COBIT
7 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (25.71%) Data Security
7 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
8 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.86%) Security Management
8 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
8 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
9 7 (20.00%) Network Security
9 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (20.00%) E-Discovery
9 7 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) SSCP
9 7 (20.00%) Identity Management

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Information Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Security Officer
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Head of Security
7 1 (2.86%) Head of IT Security
7 1 (2.86%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Information Security
2 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
3 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.71%) Data Security
3 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.86%) Security Management
4 8 (22.86%) Cyber Security
5 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (20.00%) E-Discovery
5 7 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 7 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
7 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Computer Security
8 4 (11.43%) SIEM
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) CISSP
2 10 (28.57%) CISA
2 10 (28.57%) CISM
2 10 (28.57%) CRISC
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) SSCP
4 7 (20.00%) CEH
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (74.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 19 (54.29%) PCI DSS
3 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 9 (25.71%) COBIT
6 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
6 2 (5.71%) QA
7 1 (2.86%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) FortiGate
1 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco
1 4 (11.43%) McAfee
1 4 (11.43%) Tripwire
2 3 (8.57%) TippingPoint
2 3 (8.57%) Websense
2 3 (8.57%) HP
2 3 (8.57%) Symantec
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) F5
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