The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 7799
Rank 914 941 999
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +58
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 7 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.061% 0.18% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 3
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +8.97%

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 12572 13683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.78% 11.36% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9126 9904 10649
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing BS7799 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BS7799
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK.

BS7799 Salary Trend in the UK

BS7799
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +37 7 £47,500 +5.55%
South East +54 3 £47,500 -28.30%
Crawley - 3 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
London +34 2 £43,000 -40.68%
East of England - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Security Management
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (16.67%) VLAN
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) LAMP
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Back Office
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) Clustering
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP

BS7799
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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Security
6 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.11%) Process Management
6 2 (11.11%) Records Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) VMware