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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 623 660 613
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -47
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 13 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £80,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
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
4813 5403 4686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.88% 11.22% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3934 4245 3780
Average salary £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in London

BS7799
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
City of London - 3 £45,000 - 1
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
4 8 (50.00%) CISA
4 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (43.75%) Security Management
5 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
6 6 (37.50%) CRISC
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
7 5 (31.25%) COBIT
8 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 3 (18.75%) MCSA
9 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) CISM
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) Banking
9 3 (18.75%) Retail
9 3 (18.75%) Data Security
9 3 (18.75%) Change Management

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Security Officer
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development Director
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Security
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
5 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Auditor
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Auditor
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (12.50%) BYOD
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (43.75%) Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
6 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) E-Discovery
7 2 (12.50%) Software Licensing
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) CISA
3 6 (37.50%) CRISC
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) MCSA
5 3 (18.75%) CISM
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) MBA
7 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (6.25%) GIAC
7 1 (6.25%) CISMP
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) QiCA
7 1 (6.25%) CCNA
7 1 (6.25%) ISEB
7 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.25%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (31.25%) COBIT
5 3 (18.75%) BS25999
5 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (12.50%) BS15000
7 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Novell
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp