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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 194 - 180
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% - 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £56,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-38.94% -13.63%
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
365 262 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.78% 7.04% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 320 222 315
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 October 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft