The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 611 649 616
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -33
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.018% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.044% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £47,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -14.09%
BS7799
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
4582 5406 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.55% 11.11% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 4293 3567
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BS7799
Salary Trend in London

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in London

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (90.91%) Information Security
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 9 (81.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (63.64%) CISA
3 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (63.64%) CRISC
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
3 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) E-Discovery
4 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security
4 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
4 6 (54.55%) Digital Forensics
4 6 (54.55%) COBIT
4 6 (54.55%) Data Security
4 6 (54.55%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Security Officer
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Security
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) E-Discovery
3 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Security
3 6 (54.55%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
5 2 (18.18%) E-business
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) CISA
2 7 (63.64%) CRISC
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SSCP
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) CEH
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 9 (81.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (54.55%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) NetApp
1 1 (9.09%) F5
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago