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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 890 805 825
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +20
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 13 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.054% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 50
Average salary £48,750 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.17% +46.87%

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
12316 11178 12146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.24% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9478 8781 10017
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

BS25999 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS25999
Top 9 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 20 August 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 -60 13 £48,750 -15.21% 2
London -26 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North West -15 4 £37,500 -16.66%
City of London -4 3 £65,000 - 1
Manchester -4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Cheshire -15 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Leicester - 1 £42,500 -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (30.00%) Law
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) CISSP
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (15.00%) CISA
6 3 (15.00%) CISM
7 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Lotus
7 2 (10.00%) AutoCAD
7 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Legal
7 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (10.00%) XenApp
7 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
7 2 (10.00%) FMCG
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) AutoCAD
General
1 6 (30.00%) Law
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Service Continuity Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Auditor
4 2 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Auditor
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) CISA
2 3 (15.00%) CISM
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CRISC
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix
1 2 (10.00%) Lotus
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
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