Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 694 1065 1165
Rank change year-on-year +371 +100 +23
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 10 3 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.017% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median annual salary £72,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.63% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 -

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 6,467 17,526 21,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.77% 12.91% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,044 13,318 16,284
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,575
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 6 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 26 November 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 +356 8 - -
UK excluding London +290 8 - -
South East - 5 - -
Midlands +125 3 - -
West Midlands +97 3 - -
Work from Home - 2 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 November 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%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
3 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Business Development
3 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) Due Diligence
4 4 (40.00%) Digital Economy
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Server Management
5 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
5 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam

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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Support
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (40.00%) Due Diligence
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Server Management
4 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
3 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) NFS
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
2 3 (30.00%) VMware