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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 846 875 870
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 40 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 9
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,500 £57,795
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £54,487
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.41%

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
11681 11116 11853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.40% 10.04% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9194 8587 9663
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 14 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 26 November 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 +14 40 £50,000 -16.66% 4
North West - 16 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 15 £50,000 -
London +5 10 £75,000 +20.96% 2
South East -7 7 £50,800 +6.94%
West Midlands - 6 £42,000 - 1
Coventry - 6 £42,000 - 1
Hampshire -9 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Havant - 2 £52,900 -
Leeds -19 1 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -30 1 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -42 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 76 (82.61%) Information Security
2 59 (64.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (58.70%) ITIL
4 52 (56.52%) Management Information System
5 42 (45.65%) Degree
6 41 (44.57%) CISSP
7 38 (41.30%) COBIT
8 35 (38.04%) Security Management
9 32 (34.78%) Finance
10 30 (32.61%) CISM
11 29 (31.52%) CISA
12 22 (23.91%) Windows
12 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
12 22 (23.91%) Incident Management
13 21 (22.83%) Security Testing
14 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
14 20 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 18 (19.57%) UNIX
15 18 (19.57%) Project Management
16 14 (15.22%) UML
17 13 (14.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 13 (14.13%) Logistics
17 13 (14.13%) Systems Analysis
17 13 (14.13%) Risk Management
18 12 (13.04%) Programme Management
18 12 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
18 12 (13.04%) Network Design
18 12 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
19 11 (11.96%) Security Architecture
19 11 (11.96%) Information Security Management

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (5.43%) Lync
1 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Network Security
2 5 (5.43%) FTP
3 4 (4.35%) LAN
3 4 (4.35%) WLAN
3 4 (4.35%) WAN
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (4.35%) FWSM
3 4 (4.35%) VPN
3 4 (4.35%) Firewall
3 4 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Local Government
3 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Analyst
2 33 (35.87%) Security Analyst
3 24 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (26.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 17 (18.48%) Consultant
5 16 (17.39%) Security Engineer
6 13 (14.13%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) Information Security Officer
7 7 (7.61%) Information Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Security Officer
8 6 (6.52%) Security Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Information Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.43%) Information Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Security Specialist
10 4 (4.35%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (56.52%) Management Information System
2 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.70%) Smartcard
3 8 (8.70%) PKI
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) RMADS
5 5 (5.43%) CESG
6 4 (4.35%) NHS
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) UNIX
3 5 (5.43%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (82.61%) Information Security
2 54 (58.70%) ITIL
3 35 (38.04%) Security Management
4 22 (23.91%) Incident Management
5 21 (22.83%) Security Testing
6 20 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 18 (19.57%) Project Management
8 14 (15.22%) UML
9 13 (14.13%) Risk Management
9 13 (14.13%) Logistics
9 13 (14.13%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 12 (13.04%) Network Design
11 11 (11.96%) Information Security Management
11 11 (11.96%) Security Architecture
12 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (45.65%) Degree
2 41 (44.57%) CISSP
3 30 (32.61%) CISM
4 29 (31.52%) CISA
5 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.78%) CCNA
6 8 (8.70%) MCSE
6 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.70%) CEH
7 7 (7.61%) SSCP
7 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.35%) CCNP
9 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.17%) MCP
10 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (2.17%) GSEC
10 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.17%) CRISC
11 1 (1.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (64.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (41.30%) COBIT
3 13 (14.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (10.87%) PCI DSS
5 8 (8.70%) COSO
6 7 (7.61%) BS7799
7 5 (5.43%) CESG Infosec
8 3 (3.26%) SLA
9 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (5.43%) XenApp
1 5 (5.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) NetBackup
1 5 (5.43%) Backup Exec
1 5 (5.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (5.43%) SCDPM
2 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Symantec
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) HP
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Trend Micro
4 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.17%) McAfee
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Google
5 2 (2.17%) Qualys
6 1 (1.09%) i-GRasp
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive salary and great benefits
Posted: 22 days ago