The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank - 204 210
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 0 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.71% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 6
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -4.34%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
648 591 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.17% 10.98% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 518 498 421
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BS7799
England

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Infosec
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Infosec