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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 878 900 870
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 14 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.039% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 11
Average salary £65,000 £51,177 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.01% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,486 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £50,589 £58,000
% change year-on-year
+21.07% -12.77%

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
11608 12409 10813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.74% 10.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9132 9747 8734
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +20 13 £61,250 +21.07% 4
North West - 9 £65,000 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £67,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £30,486 -
London +21 2 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Havant +3 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Hampshire -2 2 £57,500 +8.30%
South East -8 2 £57,500 +15.00%
City of London +48 1 £75,000 +50.00% 1
County Antrim - 1 £90,000 -
Belfast - 1 £90,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £90,000 -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 47 (83.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (80.36%) Information Security
3 40 (71.43%) CISSP
4 28 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 25 (44.64%) COBIT
6 23 (41.07%) Management Information System
7 21 (37.50%) CISA
8 18 (32.14%) Security Testing
9 17 (30.36%) CISM
9 17 (30.36%) Finance
10 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (26.79%) SIEM
12 14 (25.00%) Security Management
12 14 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (23.21%) ITIL
13 13 (23.21%) CEH
14 12 (21.43%) BS7799
14 12 (21.43%) Cyber Security
15 11 (19.64%) GIAC
15 11 (19.64%) Data Security
15 11 (19.64%) Degree
16 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (17.86%) Network Security
16 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
17 9 (16.07%) Security Architecture
17 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (16.07%) Firewall
17 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity
17 9 (16.07%) Project Management

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Network Security
2 9 (16.07%) VPN
2 9 (16.07%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) SSL
3 6 (10.71%) VoIP
3 6 (10.71%) DHCP
4 5 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.57%) WLAN
5 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.57%) FWSM
5 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Big Data
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
1 21 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Security Officer
3 8 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Information Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (8.93%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Head of Security
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Information Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) NHS
4 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) BYOD
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Information Security
2 18 (32.14%) Security Testing
3 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (26.79%) SIEM
5 14 (25.00%) Security Management
6 13 (23.21%) ITIL
7 12 (21.43%) Cyber Security
8 11 (19.64%) Data Security
9 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (16.07%) Business Continuity
10 9 (16.07%) Project Management
10 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (16.07%) Security Architecture
11 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (10.71%) Network Management
13 6 (10.71%) E-Discovery
13 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity Management
13 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
2 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) CISSP
2 21 (37.50%) CISA
3 17 (30.36%) CISM
4 13 (23.21%) CEH
5 11 (19.64%) Degree
5 11 (19.64%) GIAC
6 9 (16.07%) CCNA
6 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (12.50%) CRISC
8 4 (7.14%) MBA
9 2 (3.57%) MCSE
9 2 (3.57%) CCNP
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.57%) SSCP
10 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (83.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 25 (44.64%) COBIT
4 14 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (21.43%) BS7799
6 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
7 2 (3.57%) HIPAA
8 1 (1.79%) COSO
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco
1 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (3.57%) Symantec
1 2 (3.57%) Trend Micro
1 2 (3.57%) Lancope
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