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 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
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 932 949 974
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 12 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.022% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.099% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 19
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £51,177
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £36,340 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,050 £75,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £95,000 £57,500 £51,177
% change year-on-year
+65.21% +12.35%

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%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 12 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 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 +10 12 £72,500 +20.83%
London +7 6 £72,500 -3.33%
North West +26 4 £95,000 +46.15%
Manchester +10 3 £95,000 +211.61%
City of London +57 1 £52,500 -30.00%
Cheshire +27 1 - -
South East +17 1 £50,000 -13.04%
West Yorkshire +14 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +7 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Leeds -3 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (90.00%) Information Security
1 36 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (72.50%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (72.50%) Network Security
2 29 (72.50%) Security Management
2 29 (72.50%) TCP/IP
3 26 (65.00%) Blackberry
3 26 (65.00%) Web Services
3 26 (65.00%) Unix
3 26 (65.00%) Windows
3 26 (65.00%) Network Design
3 26 (65.00%) Management Information System
3 26 (65.00%) Wireless
3 26 (65.00%) Risk Assessment
3 26 (65.00%) Time Management
3 26 (65.00%) Android
3 26 (65.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 26 (65.00%) Security Architecture
3 26 (65.00%) Security Testing
3 26 (65.00%) Apple iOS
3 26 (65.00%) Social Engineering
3 26 (65.00%) Server Hardening
3 26 (65.00%) SDLC
3 26 (65.00%) Compliance Audit
3 26 (65.00%) Software Audit
4 24 (60.00%) Banking
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) CISSP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (72.50%) Network Security
1 29 (72.50%) TCP/IP
2 26 (65.00%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 24 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Law
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Penetration Tester
1 29 (72.50%) Tester
2 14 (35.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 14 (35.00%) Security Tester
3 11 (27.50%) Applications Tester
3 11 (27.50%) Mobile Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (7.50%) Security Officer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Information Officer
7 1 (2.50%) Chief Security Officer
7 1 (2.50%) CIO
7 1 (2.50%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.50%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) Blackberry
1 26 (65.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Android
1 26 (65.00%) Apple iOS
1 26 (65.00%) Unix
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Information Security
2 29 (72.50%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (72.50%) Security Management
3 26 (65.00%) Compliance Audit
3 26 (65.00%) Network Design
3 26 (65.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 26 (65.00%) Risk Assessment
3 26 (65.00%) SDLC
3 26 (65.00%) Security Architecture
3 26 (65.00%) Security Testing
3 26 (65.00%) Server Hardening
3 26 (65.00%) Social Engineering
3 26 (65.00%) Software Audit
3 26 (65.00%) Time Management
4 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CISA
1 4 (10.00%) CISM
1 4 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.50%) COSO