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 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 904 841 897
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +56
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 23 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.034% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.34% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 10
Average salary £58,052 £69,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.86% +107.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £36,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,052 £69,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +107.51%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12569 11266 11349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.30% 10.03% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9815 8995 9366
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 April 2014 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS25999
Top 18 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -57 14 £58,052 -15.86% 1
South East -11 8 £57,500 -16.66%
Scotland - 8 £48,500 -
Fife - 7 £48,500 -
Glenrothes - 5 £48,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £58,052 -
Merseyside - 3 £58,052 -
North West - 3 £58,052 -
London -59 2 £76,000 +24.08% 1
Warwickshire +12 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Atherstone +9 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Berkshire +8 1 - -
West Midlands -2 1 £62,500 +51.51%
City of London -13 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -
Slough - 1 - -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 35 (74.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (61.70%) Business Continuity
3 24 (51.06%) CISSP
4 22 (46.81%) ITIL
4 22 (46.81%) Degree
5 21 (44.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (42.55%) Risk Management
7 19 (40.43%) Information Security
8 17 (36.17%) Finance
9 14 (29.79%) CISA
10 13 (27.66%) CISM
11 12 (25.53%) COBIT
12 11 (23.40%) Service Delivery
13 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
14 9 (19.15%) QA
14 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
15 8 (17.02%) Time Management
15 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
15 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
15 8 (17.02%) PCI QSA
15 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) BC Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
15 8 (17.02%) TOGAF
15 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
16 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
17 5 (10.64%) Project Management
17 5 (10.64%) Security Management

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Consultant
2 8 (17.02%) Coordinator
2 8 (17.02%) Business Continuity Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Business Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Auditor
3 7 (14.89%) Service Continuity Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Service Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Business Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.51%) IT Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Head of ICT
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 3 (6.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Business Continuity
2 22 (46.81%) ITIL
3 21 (44.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (42.55%) Risk Management
5 19 (40.43%) Information Security
6 11 (23.40%) Service Delivery
7 8 (17.02%) TOGAF
7 8 (17.02%) Time Management
7 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
8 5 (10.64%) Security Management
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.51%) Workflow
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security Management
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) Market Research
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
10 3 (6.38%) Business Development
10 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) CISSP
2 22 (46.81%) Degree
3 14 (29.79%) CISA
4 13 (27.66%) CISM
5 8 (17.02%) PCI QSA
5 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) BC Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.51%) CCA
7 1 (2.13%) CISMP
7 1 (2.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (74.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (25.53%) COBIT
3 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
4 9 (19.15%) QA
4 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
6 4 (8.51%) ISO 14001
7 2 (4.26%) BS7799
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Hook
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago