The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 855 859 872
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 37 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.033% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 12
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,487
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +21.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £47,300 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,589 £40,737
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +24.18%

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
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 17799 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 +12 37 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South East 0 13 £57,500 -4.16%
London +34 10 £75,000 -11.76%
Leeds +6 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire +6 7 £57,500 +12.35%
Yorkshire -2 7 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire -6 7 £50,000 -
Havant - 6 £57,500 -
City of London +13 5 £75,000 +50.00%
North West - 5 £30,486 - 2
Manchester - 4 £30,486 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey +4 2 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £55,000 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 ISO/IEC 17799.

1 67 (82.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 66 (81.48%) Information Security
3 48 (59.26%) CISSP
4 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
5 29 (35.80%) Finance
6 28 (34.57%) Management Information System
7 26 (32.10%) COBIT
8 25 (30.86%) Penetration Testing
9 23 (28.40%) CISA
10 22 (27.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 21 (25.93%) ITIL
11 21 (25.93%) Windows
12 20 (24.69%) CEH
12 20 (24.69%) Security Testing
13 19 (23.46%) CISM
13 19 (23.46%) Security Architecture
14 17 (20.99%) BS7799
14 17 (20.99%) UNIX
15 16 (19.75%) Security Management
16 15 (18.52%) SIEM
17 14 (17.28%) Network Security
18 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (16.05%) CCNA
19 12 (14.81%) Data Security
19 12 (14.81%) Degree
19 12 (14.81%) GIAC
19 12 (14.81%) Cyber Security
19 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (13.58%) Network Design
20 11 (13.58%) Vulnerability Assessment

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 ISO/IEC 17799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (4.94%) Lync
1 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) Network Security
2 8 (9.88%) VPN
2 8 (9.88%) Firewall
3 6 (7.41%) DNS
3 6 (7.41%) SSL
3 6 (7.41%) VoIP
3 6 (7.41%) DHCP
4 5 (6.17%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.94%) FTP
6 2 (2.47%) WLAN
6 2 (2.47%) WAN
6 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.47%) FWSM
6 2 (2.47%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Big Data
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.17%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Analyst
1 31 (38.27%) Security Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Security Officer
4 10 (12.35%) Senior Security Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Information Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Information Security Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Security Specialist
9 4 (4.94%) Head of Security
9 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.70%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (3.70%) Lead Security Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.57%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) NHS
5 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) UNIX
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (81.48%) Information Security
2 25 (30.86%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (25.93%) ITIL
4 20 (24.69%) Security Testing
5 19 (23.46%) Security Architecture
6 16 (19.75%) Security Management
7 15 (18.52%) SIEM
8 12 (14.81%) Cyber Security
8 12 (14.81%) Data Security
9 11 (13.58%) Network Design
9 11 (13.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (12.35%) Business Continuity
10 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (12.35%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
12 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (8.64%) Business Continuity Management
13 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (8.64%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (59.26%) CISSP
2 23 (28.40%) CISA
3 20 (24.69%) CEH
4 19 (23.46%) CISM
5 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (16.05%) CCNA
6 12 (14.81%) GIAC
6 12 (14.81%) Degree
7 9 (11.11%) MCSE
7 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (9.88%) SSCP
8 8 (9.88%) CRISC
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.47%) CCNP
10 2 (2.47%) MCP
10 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.47%) GSEC
10 2 (2.47%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (82.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
3 26 (32.10%) COBIT
4 22 (27.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (20.99%) BS7799
6 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
6 3 (3.70%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.23%) COSO
7 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.94%) XenApp
1 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.94%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (4.94%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Symantec
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) HP
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.47%) McAfee
5 2 (2.47%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Qualys
5 2 (2.47%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
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