The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 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 BS7799 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 441 454 417
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 1 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.013% 0.090%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.042% 0.12% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2407 2474 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.57% 10.78% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1905 1914 1836
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BS7799
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in the South East

BS7799
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 BS7799 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 1 £52,500 -
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (50.00%) COBIT
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) RMADS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) RMADS
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Data Security
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) F5