The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank - - 275
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -47.27%
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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
744 513 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.10% 7.55% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 629 373 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BS7799
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in the North West

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
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