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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 7799
Rank 906 939 977
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +38
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 11 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.095% 0.099% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Median salary £48,750 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £74,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -30.00%

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
11538 12113 13468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.73% 11.35% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9159 9517 10593
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 £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BS7799 over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 within the UK.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS7799
Top 9 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 31 May 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 +29 11 £48,750 +7.14%
South East +31 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey - 5 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Esher - 3 £50,000 -
Crawley - 3 £47,500 -
London +8 2 £43,000 -60.90%
East of England +22 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (63.16%) Information Security
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (21.05%) Legal
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) LAMP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 3 (15.79%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Information Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Security Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Data Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Governance Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) CESG
4 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Security Management
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Security
7 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 2 (10.53%) Process Management
7 2 (10.53%) Records Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CLAS
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) vMotion
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Sage