The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 888 820 843
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +23
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 14 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.053% 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 43
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12355 10995 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.21% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9529 8632 10069
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BS25999
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Trend in the UK

BS25999
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS25999 over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS25999
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
England -68 14 £50,000 -11.11% 2
London -29 8 £65,000 +8.33% 1
North West -16 4 £37,500 -16.66%
City of London +3 3 £65,000 - 1
Manchester -17 3 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -15 1 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Cheshire -17 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Sheffield -23 1 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Yorkshire -42 1 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Leicester - 1 £42,500 -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 12 (63.16%) Business Continuity
2 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (31.58%) Law
5 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) CISM
7 3 (15.79%) Information Security
8 2 (10.53%) VMware
8 2 (10.53%) Legal
8 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
8 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Lotus
8 2 (10.53%) AutoCAD
8 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
8 2 (10.53%) FMCG
8 2 (10.53%) XenApp
9 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
9 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) AutoCAD
General
1 6 (31.58%) Law
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Service Continuity Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Auditor
4 2 (10.53%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Auditor
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Business Continuity
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
6 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) CISM
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
1 2 (10.53%) Lotus
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago