The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 25999
Rank 204 188 193
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.078% 0.073% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.81% 0.74% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £43,507 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £58,052 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-25.05% +85.76%
BS25999
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
495 408 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.69% 9.92% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 398 331 385
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BS25999
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS25999 across the West Midlands region.

BS25999 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BS25999
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire - 4 £43,507 -
BS25999
England

BS25999
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BS25999 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 BS25999.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BS25999 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 BS25999. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001