The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 25999
Rank 624 661 597
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -64
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 10 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.006% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.055% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £71,250 £72,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% +38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £51,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
BS25999
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4595 5467 4367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.59% 11.17% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3767 4351 3552
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BS25999
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the London region.

BS25999 Salary Trend in London

BS25999
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS25999 across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in London

BS25999
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
5 6 (46.15%) CISSP
6 5 (38.46%) Symantec
7 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
7 4 (30.77%) Security Management
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (15.38%) Law
9 1 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Security Advisor
3 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (76.92%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec