The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 245 238 236
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 1.39% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
598 575 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.57% 7.79% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 474 478 445
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
BS7799
England

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -4 1 £28,500 -32.94%
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 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 the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
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%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
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%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
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