The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 25999
Rank 434 449 433
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.017% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.16% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -20.28%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £52,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -23.91%
BS25999
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2509 2498 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.85% 10.75% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1930 1777
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +4 7 £67,500 -
BS25999
England

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
3 8 (80.00%) PCI QSA
4 7 (70.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
7 4 (40.00%) Security Management
7 4 (40.00%) CISSP
8 2 (20.00%) CISA
9 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (10.00%) Firewall
9 1 (10.00%) Wireless
9 1 (10.00%) IPsec
9 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (10.00%) Juniper
9 1 (10.00%) NetApp
9 1 (10.00%) Symantec
9 1 (10.00%) OSPF
9 1 (10.00%) BGP
9 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
9 1 (10.00%) Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) C
9 1 (10.00%) SQL
9 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Security Advisor
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) PCI QSA
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Juniper
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless