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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 622 646 596
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -50
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Average salary £65,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -23.90%
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
4758 5515 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.67% 11.26% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4323 3641
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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
City of London - 3 £45,000 -
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) Information Security
3 13 (72.22%) CISSP
4 10 (55.56%) Business Continuity
4 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
5 9 (50.00%) CISA
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 7 (38.89%) Security Management
6 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
6 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (38.89%) CRISC
7 6 (33.33%) COBIT
7 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
7 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) MCSE
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (27.78%) CISM
8 5 (27.78%) Data Security
8 5 (27.78%) Cyber Security
8 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
9 4 (22.22%) E-Discovery
9 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
9 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) MCSA
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Security Officer
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) IT Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) BYOD
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 7 (38.89%) Security Management
3 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) Cyber Security
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Data Security
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (22.22%) E-Discovery
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
8 2 (11.11%) BCP
8 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) CISA
3 7 (38.89%) CRISC
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (27.78%) CISM
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) MCSA
6 3 (16.67%) CCNA
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) CEH
7 2 (11.11%) SSCP
8 1 (5.56%) ISACA
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (5.56%) CISMP
8 1 (5.56%) QiCA
8 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (5.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 9 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (33.33%) COBIT
6 3 (16.67%) BS25999
7 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Novell
2 2 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp