The table below looks at the statistics for ACF2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACF2 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA ACF2
Rank 925 944 998
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +54
Permanent jobs citing ACF2 1 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.008% 0.11% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £53,248 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.02%
UK excluding London median salary - - £36,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12216 12697 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.38% 11.88% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10351 10484 10568
Median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

ACF2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ACF2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

ACF2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ACF2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACF2 within the UK.

ACF2 Salary Trend in the UK

ACF2
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACF2 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 1 - - 2
South West +9 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire 0 1 - - 2

ACF2
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing ACF2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ACF2.

1 6 (85.71%) Intranet
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) Extranet
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) Legal
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) CESG
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (85.71%) CRAMM
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (71.43%) MBCS
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) zSecure
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) QiCA

ACF2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Extranet
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) Intranet
General
1 6 (85.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Security Officer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Officer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) CESG
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) CRAMM
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) MBCS
2 1 (14.29%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle