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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 609 619 635
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 10 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.031% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 3
Average salary £57,500 £61,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% +6.08%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-38.94% -13.63%
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
4797 4757 5017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.54% 10.51% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 3796 4133
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 across the London region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

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 17 October 2014. 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
Harrow - 7 - -
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
3 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (37.50%) CISSP
5 6 (37.50%) McAfee
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) Tripwire
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) SIEM
6 5 (31.25%) CRISC
6 5 (31.25%) Marketing
6 5 (31.25%) Line Management
6 5 (31.25%) CISA
6 5 (31.25%) CISM
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Legal
6 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) LDAP
7 4 (25.00%) Symantec

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Information Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) SIEM
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Line Management
5 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) QMS
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) CISA
2 5 (31.25%) CISM
2 5 (31.25%) CRISC
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CEH
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
4 1 (6.25%) COBIT
4 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
1 6 (37.50%) McAfee
1 6 (37.50%) Tripwire
2 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
2 4 (25.00%) Websense
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) F5