Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BS7799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BS7799 over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 7799
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 766 1028 1119
Rank change year-on-year +262 +91 +72
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 2 4 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% 0.025% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median annual salary £102,500 £41,250 £82,253
Median salary % change year-on-year +148.48% -49.85% +174.18%
10th Percentile £88,750 £31,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £118,250 £55,250 £84,672
UK excluding London median annual salary - £41,250 £82,253
% change year-on-year - -49.85% -

BS7799 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 7,634 15,767 21,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.01% 12.54% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,648 12,270 15,658
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BS7799 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in the UK

BS7799
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BS7799.

Salary trend for BS7799 in the UK

BS7799
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 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 +261 2 £102,500 +148.48%
London - 2 £102,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GLBA

BS7799
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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) GLBA
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel