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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 7799
Rank 931 964 989
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +25
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 13 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.072% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 8
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £33,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £75,750 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%

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
12078 12547 13446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.74% 11.37% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9593 9788 10550
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,075
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

BS7799 Salary Histogram in the UK

BS7799
Top 5 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 3 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 +25 13 £50,000 -11.11%
South East +28 7 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey - 7 £50,000 -
London +9 6 £47,500 -50.00%
Esher - 3 £50,000 -

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security
3 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
5 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) LAMP
6 3 (17.65%) Clustering
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) CCNA

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 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Legal
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Information Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Security Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Data Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) VMWare Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Governance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (11.76%) Fintech
4 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (5.88%) CESG
5 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) MOF
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CRISC
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) COBIT
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP SIM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
1 2 (11.76%) vMotion
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Sage