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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 608 607 621
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £68,250 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £32,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+79.68% -39.04%
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
4505 4627 4651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.88% 10.63% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3545 3602 3691
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 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 26 February 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 - -
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (85.00%) CISSP
2 17 (85.00%) PCI DSS
3 15 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (50.00%) CISA
4 10 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 10 (50.00%) CRISC
5 9 (45.00%) CISM
5 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Business Continuity
7 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (35.00%) Data Security
7 7 (35.00%) Security Management
7 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 7 (35.00%) COBIT
7 7 (35.00%) CEH
7 7 (35.00%) Network Security
7 7 (35.00%) CCNA
7 7 (35.00%) MCSE
7 7 (35.00%) SSCP
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (35.00%) E-Discovery
7 7 (35.00%) Digital Forensics
7 7 (35.00%) Cyber Security
7 7 (35.00%) Business Continuity Management

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Security
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (35.00%) Data Security
4 7 (35.00%) Security Management
4 7 (35.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (35.00%) Digital Forensics
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (35.00%) Cyber Security
4 7 (35.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 7 (35.00%) E-Discovery
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Security
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) E-business
6 3 (15.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) CISA
2 10 (50.00%) CRISC
3 9 (45.00%) CISM
4 7 (35.00%) CEH
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (35.00%) SSCP
4 7 (35.00%) MCSE
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) PCI DSS
2 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 15 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (35.00%) COBIT
4 2 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
1 3 (15.00%) McAfee
1 3 (15.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Websense
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec