The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 187 177 186
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.052% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.73% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £28,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-34.44% -18.18%
BS7799
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
337 275 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.19% 7.13% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 296 244 311
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,900 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BS7799
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 across the Manchester region.

BS7799 Salary Trend in Manchester

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix