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 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 932 944
Rank change year-on-year +83 +12  
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 14 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.007% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.055% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 23
Median salary £55,750 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.10% +20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,750 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -55.86% +26.08%  

BS25999 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10035 12820 13699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.78% 13.02% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7737 10201 10745
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

BS25999
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing BS25999 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BS25999 over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for BS25999 in the UK

BS25999
Top 9 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 3 months to 23 May 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 13 £67,500 -6.89% 3
London +58 7 £82,500 +26.92%
West Midlands - 5 £25,500 - 2
Solihull - 4 £22,750 - 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £67,500 -
South East +67 1 £32,000 -55.86% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £32,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £32,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing BS25999 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BS25999.

1 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 8 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 8 (44.44%) Information Security
3 8 (44.44%) COBIT
4 7 (38.89%) Retail
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) CISSP
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) ISO22301
6 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
6 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) CISA
7 4 (22.22%) CISM

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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 5 (27.78%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 8 (44.44%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.11%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
2 4 (22.22%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CREST Certified
4 2 (11.11%) PgMP
4 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PMP
4 2 (11.11%) QiCA
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) COBIT
3 5 (27.78%) ISO22301
4 3 (16.67%) ISO27002
4 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (11.11%) COSO
5 2 (11.11%) GDPR
5 2 (11.11%) HIPAA
6 1 (5.56%) ISO27005
6 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
3 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
3 5 (27.78%) NetApp
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) SunGard
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £32,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: c£18,000 - £22,000 + Healthcare, Pension + Perks
Posted: 8 days ago