The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 231 228 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.016% 0.075%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.52% 0.16% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 - £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -29.75%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
592 610 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.04% 9.98% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 487 471 496
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BS7799
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BS7799 Salary Trend in the South West

BS7799
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in the South West

BS7799
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
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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
Wiltshire - 4 £41,250 -
Bristol -16 3 £60,000 -
Somerset - 2 £30,000 -
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) SSCP
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) PDM
3 2 (22.22%) CESG
3 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) BS25999
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Internet

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) CLAS Security Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CESG
1 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) PDM
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) BS25999
4 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle