The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 25999
Rank 875 948 957
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +9
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 15 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 20
Median salary £67,500 £49,111 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.44% -15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,080 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £42,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+70.58% -17.07%

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
11430 12593 13011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 11.58% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9002 10057 10072
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing BS25999 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 October 2016 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS25999
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +58 15 £67,500 +37.44%
London +67 10 £65,000 +6.12%
South East +65 3 £72,500 +47.62%
City of London +53 3 £56,080 -6.53%
Canary Wharf - 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +32 1 £55,000 +29.41%
North West - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing BS25999 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 BS25999.

1 19 (95.00%) Business Continuity
2 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (70.00%) Risk Management
4 13 (65.00%) Information Security
5 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
6 10 (50.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
7 9 (45.00%) Security Management
8 7 (35.00%) CISM
8 7 (35.00%) CISSP
8 7 (35.00%) ISO22301
9 6 (30.00%) ITIL
9 6 (30.00%) Project Management
9 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
11 4 (20.00%) COBIT
11 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (20.00%) COSO
11 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (20.00%) Banking
11 4 (20.00%) Change Management
11 4 (20.00%) CISA
11 4 (20.00%) QiCA
12 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (15.00%) C
12 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (15.00%) BCP

BS25999
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 3 (15.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Disaster Recovery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) CESG
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Business Continuity
2 14 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (65.00%) Information Security
4 10 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
5 9 (45.00%) Security Management
6 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
9 3 (15.00%) BCP
9 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (15.00%) Validation
10 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
10 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
10 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISM
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) CISA
2 4 (20.00%) QiCA
3 3 (15.00%) CLAS
3 3 (15.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (35.00%) ISO22301
4 4 (20.00%) COBIT
4 4 (20.00%) COSO
5 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (5.00%) RMADS