Period
to 1 July 2020

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

BS 7799
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 829 1097 1193
Rank change year-on-year +268 +96 -1
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 7 1 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.073% 0.005% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median annual salary £150,000 £60,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -15.79% +73.78%
10th Percentile £110,000 £60,000 £64,808
90th Percentile £155,000 £60,000 £76,625
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 -

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 9,640 19,996 22,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.23% 13.78% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,341 14,611 17,320
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
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%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BS7799 over the 6 months to 1 July 2020.

Salary histogram 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 1 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 +256 7 £150,000 +150.00%
London - 7 £150,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2020, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) ISMS
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cloud Native
3 5 (71.43%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) GLBA
3 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Secure Coding
3 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (71.43%) COBIT
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management

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:

General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Chief Information Officer
1 7 (100.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 7 (100.00%) Chief Security Officer
1 7 (100.00%) CIO
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (100.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Cloud Native
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISMS
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Secure Coding
2 5 (71.43%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) COBIT
2 5 (71.43%) GLBA
2 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Intel