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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 842 838 853
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 51 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.037% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 26
Average salary £58,000 £54,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £68,200
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+22.10% +10.46%

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
12218 10825 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.19% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9416 8500 10054
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 20 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 28 August 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 -12 51 £58,000 +7.40% 6
South East +2 38 £58,000 +22.10% 2
Hampshire - 26 £58,000 - 2
Havant - 22 £58,000 - 1
Surrey 0 10 £47,500 -
Guildford +17 9 - -
Yorkshire -34 5 - - 2
West Yorkshire -42 5 - - 2
Wakefield - 5 - -
London -13 3 - - 1
Nottingham - 2 £76,000 -
Swindon - 2 £56,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £76,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £56,500 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £76,000 -
South West - 2 £56,500 - 1
Hook - 1 £50,000 - 1
North West - 1 £67,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £67,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £67,500 -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 73 (73.74%) Information Security
2 70 (70.71%) ITIL
3 56 (56.57%) Management Information System
4 52 (52.53%) Degree
5 45 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (38.38%) PRINCE2
7 36 (36.36%) COBIT
8 33 (33.33%) Security Management
9 32 (32.32%) Systems Analysis
9 32 (32.32%) CISSP
10 29 (29.29%) CISM
10 29 (29.29%) UML
11 27 (27.27%) CISA
12 26 (26.26%) Project Management
13 25 (25.25%) Incident Management
14 24 (24.24%) Computer Science
15 23 (23.23%) Security Testing
15 23 (23.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 22 (22.22%) Logistics
17 21 (21.21%) Programme Management
17 21 (21.21%) Finance
18 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
18 17 (17.17%) Smartcard
18 17 (17.17%) PRINCE
18 17 (17.17%) CRM
18 17 (17.17%) Business Continuity
18 17 (17.17%) E-Procurement
18 17 (17.17%) Supply Chain Management
18 17 (17.17%) PKI
18 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.01%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (5.05%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) VPN
4 3 (3.03%) LAN
4 3 (3.03%) WLAN
4 3 (3.03%) WAN
4 3 (3.03%) FWSM
4 3 (3.03%) Network Security
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.01%) Wireless
5 1 (1.01%) HTTP
5 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) DB2
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Marketing
2 9 (9.09%) Legal
3 5 (5.05%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Consultant
2 25 (25.25%) Senior Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Security Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Senior Security Analyst
3 21 (21.21%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (7.07%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Security Officer
6 6 (6.06%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Information Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Head of Security
8 4 (4.04%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) Head of IT
9 3 (3.03%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (56.57%) Management Information System
2 24 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 17 (17.17%) Smartcard
3 17 (17.17%) PKI
4 7 (7.07%) RMADS
5 5 (5.05%) CESG
6 3 (3.03%) NHS
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) UNIX
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.74%) Information Security
2 70 (70.71%) ITIL
3 38 (38.38%) PRINCE2
4 33 (33.33%) Security Management
5 32 (32.32%) Systems Analysis
6 29 (29.29%) UML
7 26 (26.26%) Project Management
8 25 (25.25%) Incident Management
9 23 (23.23%) Security Testing
9 23 (23.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 22 (22.22%) Logistics
11 21 (21.21%) Programme Management
12 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
12 17 (17.17%) PRINCE
12 17 (17.17%) CRM
12 17 (17.17%) Business Continuity
12 17 (17.17%) E-Procurement
12 17 (17.17%) Supply Chain Management
13 16 (16.16%) RUP
14 15 (15.15%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (52.53%) Degree
2 32 (32.32%) CISSP
3 29 (29.29%) CISM
4 27 (27.27%) CISA
5 17 (17.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) CCNP
6 3 (3.03%) CCNA
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.02%) GIAC
7 2 (2.02%) CEH
8 1 (1.01%) GSEC
8 1 (1.01%) SSCP
8 1 (1.01%) CRISC
8 1 (1.01%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (36.36%) COBIT
3 14 (14.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (13.13%) PCI DSS
5 10 (10.10%) COSO
6 9 (9.09%) BS7799
7 5 (5.05%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (1.01%) SLA
8 1 (1.01%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco
2 3 (3.03%) Symantec
2 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.03%) Trend Micro
3 1 (1.01%) i-GRasp
3 1 (1.01%) IBM
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.01%) Sybase
3 1 (1.01%) SAP
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, or Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago