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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 7799
Rank 651 664 708
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +44
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.058% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £95,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
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
4934 5145 5813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.68% 11.53% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3971 4134 4612
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 April 2016.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in London

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Records Management
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Fintech

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) VMWare Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Governance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) CLAS Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware