Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 824 914 1112
Rank change year-on-year +90 +198 +105
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 43 30 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.030% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.24% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 4
10th Percentile " " £44,496
25th Percentile £40,500 £31,250 £45,241
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £32,500 £46,407
Median % change year-on-year +46.15% -29.97% +12.50%
75th Percentile £56,750 £33,750 £47,160
90th Percentile £76,250 " "
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £46,407
% change year-on-year +26.15% -29.97% +12.50%

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 10,897 12,286 20,718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.36% 12.38% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7,512 9,511 15,156
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,750
25th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BS25999 over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Salary histogram for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Top 7 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 11 May 2021. 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 +84 40 £41,000 +26.15%
UK excluding London +66 34 £41,000 +26.15%
West Midlands -9 18 £47,500 +46.15%
Midlands -9 18 £47,500 +46.15%
South East - 16 £41,000 -
London +67 6 - -
Work from Home - 3 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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 37 (86.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 36 (83.72%) GDPR
3 34 (79.07%) Organisational Skills
3 34 (79.07%) Social Skills
3 34 (79.07%) ISO 9001
3 34 (79.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 33 (76.74%) SLA
5 32 (74.42%) ITIL
6 29 (67.44%) Service Delivery
7 28 (65.12%) Service Management
7 28 (65.12%) Incident Management
8 27 (62.79%) Service Delivery Management
9 23 (53.49%) Games
10 22 (51.16%) Coaching
10 22 (51.16%) People Management
11 21 (48.84%) Major Incident Management
12 15 (34.88%) Digital Economy
13 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (18.60%) CRM
15 7 (16.28%) Conflict Resolution
16 6 (13.95%) Cost Control
16 6 (13.95%) Commercial Awareness
16 6 (13.95%) Due Diligence
16 6 (13.95%) Private Cloud
16 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
16 6 (13.95%) Service Continuity Management
16 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
16 6 (13.95%) Presales
16 6 (13.95%) Windows Server

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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Azure
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) ZAP BI
General
1 34 (79.07%) Organisational Skills
1 34 (79.07%) Social Skills
2 23 (53.49%) Games
3 15 (34.88%) Digital Economy
4 6 (13.95%) Finance
5 1 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Service Manager
2 18 (41.86%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Data Centre Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Data Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Operations Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.95%) Private Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
1 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
1 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) ITIL
2 29 (67.44%) Service Delivery
3 28 (65.12%) Incident Management
3 28 (65.12%) Service Management
4 27 (62.79%) Service Delivery Management
5 22 (51.16%) Coaching
5 22 (51.16%) People Management
6 21 (48.84%) Major Incident Management
7 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (18.60%) CRM
9 7 (16.28%) Conflict Resolution
10 6 (13.95%) Business Development
10 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
10 6 (13.95%) Commercial Awareness
10 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.95%) Cost Control
10 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (13.95%) Due Diligence
10 6 (13.95%) Operations Management
10 6 (13.95%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CISA
2 3 (6.98%) CISM
2 3 (6.98%) CISSP
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (6.98%) PCI QSA
3 2 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (86.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (83.72%) GDPR
3 34 (79.07%) ISO 9001
3 34 (79.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 33 (76.74%) SLA
5 4 (9.30%) COBIT
5 4 (9.30%) ISO 22301
5 4 (9.30%) ISO 31000
6 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
7 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix
2 6 (13.95%) NetApp