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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 903 811 836
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +25
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 12 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.053% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.096% 0.52% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 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 £38,000 £42,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.36% +37.50%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12463 11053 11356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.59% 10.15% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9677 8789 9347
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 24 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 24 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 -71 12 £65,000 +18.18% 2
London -46 10 £67,500 +25.58% 1
City of London -1 4 £65,000 -25.71%
North West -8 2 £37,750 -16.11%
Manchester +5 1 £38,000 +8.57%
Cheshire -4 1 £37,500 -

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 26 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (52.94%) Business Continuity
3 15 (44.12%) CISSP
4 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (32.35%) CISA
6 10 (29.41%) CISM
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 8 (23.53%) Information Security
8 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
8 8 (23.53%) COBIT
8 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
8 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 8 (23.53%) QA
8 8 (23.53%) Time Management
8 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) BC Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) Information Assurance
9 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 6 (17.65%) PCI QSA
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Law
11 4 (11.76%) Validation
11 4 (11.76%) Risk Management

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Coordinator
1 8 (23.53%) Auditor
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Head of ICT
5 3 (8.82%) Service Continuity Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Information Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
1 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.88%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Business Continuity
2 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (23.53%) Information Security
3 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 8 (23.53%) Time Management
3 8 (23.53%) Information Assurance
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Market Research
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) CISSP
2 11 (32.35%) CISA
3 10 (29.41%) CISM
3 10 (29.41%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) BC Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) PCI QSA
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.82%) CCA
8 1 (2.94%) CRISC
8 1 (2.94%) ISEB
8 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (2.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (23.53%) COBIT
3 8 (23.53%) QA
4 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
4 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
5 3 (8.82%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) VMware
1 2 (5.88%) Citrix
1 2 (5.88%) Lotus
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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