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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 886 889 852
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -37
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 16 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 15
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £50,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.79%

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
11823 12489 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.58% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 9665 8803
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -7 15 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cheshire +7 10 £66,250 -1.85%
North West +5 10 £66,250 -1.85%
London +17 4 £65,000 -
City of London - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +2 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire 0 1 £40,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £90,000 -
Belfast - 1 £90,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £90,000 -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (83.02%) Information Security
2 43 (81.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (60.38%) CISSP
4 25 (47.17%) COBIT
5 21 (39.62%) PCI DSS
6 20 (37.74%) Finance
7 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
7 19 (35.85%) CISA
7 19 (35.85%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (32.08%) CISM
9 15 (28.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (28.30%) Security Management
10 13 (24.53%) ITIL
10 13 (24.53%) Security Testing
11 11 (20.75%) Degree
11 11 (20.75%) SIEM
12 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
12 10 (18.87%) Cyber Security
12 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
12 10 (18.87%) BS7799
13 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
13 9 (16.98%) Data Security
13 9 (16.98%) Banking
13 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (16.98%) CEH
14 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
15 7 (13.21%) Network Design
15 7 (13.21%) Server Hardening
15 7 (13.21%) GIAC

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Network Security
2 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
3 4 (7.55%) VoIP
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) Security Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Security Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Security Officer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Security Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Head of Security
5 4 (7.55%) Head of IT Security
5 4 (7.55%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (7.55%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Head of IT
5 4 (7.55%) Risk Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.55%) GIS
5 3 (5.66%) NHS
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.77%) PKI
7 1 (1.89%) Derivative
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) BYOD
7 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Information Security
2 19 (35.85%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (28.30%) Security Management
4 13 (24.53%) ITIL
4 13 (24.53%) Security Testing
5 11 (20.75%) SIEM
6 10 (18.87%) Security Architecture
6 10 (18.87%) Cyber Security
6 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
7 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
7 9 (16.98%) Data Security
8 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
8 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (13.21%) Network Design
8 7 (13.21%) Server Hardening
9 6 (11.32%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (11.32%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) C
2 4 (7.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) CISSP
2 19 (35.85%) CISA
3 17 (32.08%) CISM
4 11 (20.75%) Degree
5 9 (16.98%) CEH
6 7 (13.21%) GIAC
7 5 (9.43%) CRISC
7 5 (9.43%) CCNA
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (7.55%) MBA
9 2 (3.77%) MCSE
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.77%) SSCP
10 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (81.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (47.17%) COBIT
3 21 (39.62%) PCI DSS
4 15 (28.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (18.87%) BS7799
6 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
7 2 (3.77%) HIPAA
8 1 (1.89%) COSO
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