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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 925 933 960
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 7 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.060% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 16
Median salary £87,750 £60,000 £50,589
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.25% +18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £30,486 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,950 £73,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%

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
11601 12118 13391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.77% 11.36% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9204 9503 10572
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 £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +38 7 £87,750 +49.36%
London +31 3 £125,500 +67.33%
South East +26 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Cheshire +22 1 - -
North West +16 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 ISO/IEC 17799.

1 34 (89.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (86.84%) Information Security
3 27 (71.05%) Security Management
3 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
3 27 (71.05%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (65.79%) Network Security
5 24 (63.16%) Time Management
5 24 (63.16%) Android
5 24 (63.16%) Network Design
5 24 (63.16%) Security Testing
5 24 (63.16%) Blackberry
5 24 (63.16%) Web Services
5 24 (63.16%) Unix
5 24 (63.16%) Windows
5 24 (63.16%) Management Information System
5 24 (63.16%) Wireless
5 24 (63.16%) Risk Assessment
5 24 (63.16%) Reverse Engineering
5 24 (63.16%) Security Architecture
5 24 (63.16%) Apple iOS
5 24 (63.16%) Social Engineering
5 24 (63.16%) Server Hardening
5 24 (63.16%) SDLC
5 24 (63.16%) Compliance Audit
5 24 (63.16%) Software Audit
6 22 (57.89%) Banking
7 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Firewall
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management

ISO/IEC 17799
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
2 25 (65.79%) Network Security
3 24 (63.16%) Wireless
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
General
1 22 (57.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Penetration Tester
1 27 (71.05%) Tester
2 14 (36.84%) Security Penetration Tester
2 14 (36.84%) Security Tester
3 11 (28.95%) Applications Tester
3 11 (28.95%) Mobile Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (2.63%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.63%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (63.16%) Blackberry
1 24 (63.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Android
1 24 (63.16%) Apple iOS
1 24 (63.16%) Unix
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Information Security
2 27 (71.05%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (71.05%) Security Management
3 24 (63.16%) Compliance Audit
3 24 (63.16%) Network Design
3 24 (63.16%) Reverse Engineering
3 24 (63.16%) Risk Assessment
3 24 (63.16%) SDLC
3 24 (63.16%) Security Architecture
3 24 (63.16%) Security Testing
3 24 (63.16%) Server Hardening
3 24 (63.16%) Social Engineering
3 24 (63.16%) Software Audit
3 24 (63.16%) Time Management
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CISA
1 3 (7.89%) CISM
1 3 (7.89%) CISSP
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (89.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.89%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) BS7799
4 1 (2.63%) COSO
4 1 (2.63%) ISO27002