Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for BS7799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BS7799 over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 7799
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 825 885 910
Rank change year-on-year +60 +25 +43
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.006% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.048% 0.032% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.93% +16.38% -29.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £63,750 £46,600
90th Percentile £59,000 £71,250 £67,800
UK median annual salary £50,000 £67,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year -25.93% +16.38% -31.76%

BS7799 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10,479 12,475 11,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.49% 13.82% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7,848 9,244 9,148
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,053 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,823 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing BS7799 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in the UK excluding London

BS7799
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS7799 in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for BS7799 in the UK excluding London

BS7799
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BS7799 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for BS7799 in the UK excluding London

BS7799
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +30 4 £41,250 -38.89%
North West +47 1 £60,000 -11.11% 1
North of England +35 1 £60,000 -11.11% 1
BS7799
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing BS7799 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for BS7799.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix

BS7799
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Zscaler