The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 899 814 836
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +22
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 12 61 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.056% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% 0.55% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 61
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12376 11120 11525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 10.24% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9618 8787 9471
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS25999
Top 6 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 31 July 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
(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
England -89 12 £65,000 +18.18% 2
London -55 9 £66,250 +23.25% 1
City of London -4 4 £65,000 -25.71% 1
North West -6 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Manchester +2 2 £37,750 +7.85%
Cheshire -18 1 £37,500 -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (68.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (55.17%) Business Continuity
3 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (37.93%) CISSP
5 9 (31.03%) CISA
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) CISM
6 8 (27.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
7 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
7 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
7 7 (24.14%) QA
7 7 (24.14%) Time Management
7 7 (24.14%) COBIT
7 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) BC Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance
8 5 (17.24%) Information Security
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Law
8 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
9 4 (13.79%) PCI QSA
9 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
10 3 (10.34%) Data Protection

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
1 5 (17.24%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Coordinator
1 7 (24.14%) Auditor
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 5 (17.24%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Service Continuity Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Head of ICT
5 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
1 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.90%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Business Continuity
2 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
3 7 (24.14%) Time Management
3 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) Market Research
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) CISSP
2 9 (31.03%) CISA
2 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) CISM
4 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) BC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (13.79%) PCI QSA
6 2 (6.90%) CCA
7 1 (3.45%) CRISC
7 1 (3.45%) ISEB
7 1 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (27.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (24.14%) QA
3 7 (24.14%) COBIT
4 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
5 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
6 2 (6.90%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
1 2 (6.90%) Lotus
1 2 (6.90%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
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