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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 25999
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 931 936
Rank change year-on-year +75 +5  
Permanent jobs citing BS25999 8 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 14
Median salary £44,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.30% +36.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £55,000 £43,507
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £72,500 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -57.58% +61.11%  

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 10240 13615 13571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8081 10764 10499
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 +78 7 £51,750 -20.38% 1
London +71 3 £85,000 +30.76% 1
West Midlands +32 3 £25,500 -
Solihull - 3 £25,500 -
North West - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

BS25999
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity
3 12 (66.67%) Information Security
4 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 8 (44.44%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
8 5 (27.78%) COBIT
8 5 (27.78%) ISO22301
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) CISM
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) CISSP
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) CISA
9 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) Banking
9 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
10 3 (16.67%) Retail
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management
10 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 2 (11.11%) C
11 2 (11.11%) Dell

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 (16.67%) 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%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Information Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity
1 14 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 12 (66.67%) Information Security
3 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Contract Management
9 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
9 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CISM
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) PgMP
4 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PMP
4 2 (11.11%) QiCA
5 1 (5.56%) CISMP
5 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (27.78%) COBIT
3 5 (27.78%) ISO22301
4 2 (11.11%) COSO
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
5 1 (5.56%) ISO27005
5 1 (5.56%) PA-DSS
5 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
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