Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BS25999 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BS25999 over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 695 1083 1180
Rank change year-on-year +388 +97 +9
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 10 1 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median annual salary - £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.40% +42.19%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +4.40% +78.43%

BS25999 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,966 18,779 22,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.98% 13.29% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4,605 13,857 16,793
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,533
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

BS25999
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BS25999 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BS25999.

Salary trend for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
England +383 10 - -
UK excluding London +346 10 - -
Midlands +152 10 - -
West Midlands +116 10 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT jobs citing BS25999 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 with a requirement for BS25999.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) NFS
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Sophos
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 10 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
1 10 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 10 (100.00%) Veeam
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 10 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (100.00%) Line Management
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 10 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 10 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

BS25999
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix Support
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 4 (40.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Change Management
1 10 (100.00%) Line Management
1 10 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 10 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 10 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Server Management
2 4 (40.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) NFS
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
1 10 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Sophos
1 10 (100.00%) Veeam
1 10 (100.00%) VMware