The first table below looks at the demand for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 30 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank - 423 426
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 0 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.055% 0.091%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.50% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 20
Average salary - £60,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2491 2380 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.00% 10.81% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1906 1860 2237
Average salary £40,500 £44,072 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
BS25999
England

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BS25999
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the South East region.

BS25999 Salary Trend in the South East

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing BS25999 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 BS25999.

1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (20.00%) Metasploit

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing BS25999 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 BS25999. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle