Period
to 13 July 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 787 1122 1213
Rank change year-on-year +335 +91 -29
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 29 2 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.010% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median annual salary - £46,954 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.83% +28.91%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £46,954 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +13.83% +61.76%

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 9,292 20,094 23,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.21% 13.65% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,068 14,762 17,720
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

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 5 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 13 July 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 +307 29 - -
UK excluding London +272 25 - -
Midlands +136 25 - -
West Midlands +114 25 - -
London - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
1 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 24 (82.76%) iSCSI
2 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (82.76%) PowerShell
2 24 (82.76%) Hyper-V
2 24 (82.76%) XenApp
2 24 (82.76%) XenDesktop
2 24 (82.76%) Veeam
2 24 (82.76%) Azure
2 24 (82.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 24 (82.76%) Process Improvement
2 24 (82.76%) Office 365
2 24 (82.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 24 (82.76%) Line Management
2 24 (82.76%) BitLocker
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
2 24 (82.76%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (82.76%) Server Management
2 24 (82.76%) Problem Management
2 24 (82.76%) Change Management
2 24 (82.76%) Firewall
2 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) Backup Exec
2 24 (82.76%) Citrix
2 24 (82.76%) Sophos
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) MS Exchange
2 24 (82.76%) NFS

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 24 (82.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 24 (82.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 24 (82.76%) Azure
1 24 (82.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) Firewall
1 24 (82.76%) iSCSI
1 24 (82.76%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) Network Security
General
1 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Infrastructure Support
2 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix Support
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Coordinator
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 24 (82.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 18 (62.07%) Driving Licence
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
1 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Change Management
1 24 (82.76%) Line Management
1 24 (82.76%) Problem Management
1 24 (82.76%) Problem-Solving
1 24 (82.76%) Process Improvement
1 24 (82.76%) Server Management
2 18 (62.07%) Commercial Awareness
2 18 (62.07%) Decision-Making
2 18 (62.07%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) BitLocker
1 24 (82.76%) Hyper-V
1 24 (82.76%) NFS
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (82.76%) XenApp
1 24 (82.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (82.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (82.76%) Citrix
2 24 (82.76%) Sophos
2 24 (82.76%) Veeam
2 24 (82.76%) VMware