The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 871 869 845
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 22 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.038% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 32
Average salary £29,000 £59,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.26% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £71,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -47.27%

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
11901 11063 11441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.45% 10.00% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9367 8589 9320
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS7799
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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 -36 21 £29,000 -51.66% 1
London -18 11 £73,750 +18.95%
Crawley -2 9 £29,000 +0.86%
West Sussex -5 9 £29,000 +0.86%
South East -20 9 £29,000 - 1
Harrow - 3 - -
North West -22 1 £56,000 +12.00%
Manchester - 1 £56,000 -

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 11 (33.33%) CISSP
4 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 10 (30.30%) Data Protection
4 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (27.27%) CISM
6 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
7 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
7 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (21.21%) Degree
7 7 (21.21%) Project Management
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (21.21%) UNIX
7 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) Cisco
8 6 (18.18%) Windows
8 6 (18.18%) McAfee
8 6 (18.18%) CISA
8 6 (18.18%) Tripwire
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 6 (18.18%) Security Architecture
8 6 (18.18%) SIEM
8 6 (18.18%) CRISC
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BS7799 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 BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) LDAP
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) SSL
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) IPsec
6 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Security Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Information Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) IT Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) IT Support
6 3 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Data Protection
3 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
4 6 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 6 (18.18%) SIEM
5 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) QMS
7 3 (9.09%) Computer Security
7 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.06%) MOF
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) CISSP
2 9 (27.27%) CISM
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (18.18%) CISA
4 6 (18.18%) CRISC
5 5 (15.15%) CEH
5 5 (15.15%) SSCP
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (15.15%) MCSE
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) MCTS
6 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (6.06%) ISO 9000
5 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
5 2 (6.06%) COBIT
5 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Firmware
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (12.12%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco
1 6 (18.18%) VMware
1 6 (18.18%) Tripwire
1 6 (18.18%) McAfee
2 5 (15.15%) HP
3 4 (12.12%) Websense
3 4 (12.12%) TippingPoint
3 4 (12.12%) Symantec
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Google
5 2 (6.06%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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