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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 7799
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 949 959
Rank change year-on-year +92 +10  
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 4 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.039% 0.096% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 10
Median salary £41,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -18.00% -6.97%  

BS7799 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 10337 13551 14145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.05% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8099 10752 10984
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing BS7799 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in the UK

BS7799
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BS7799.

Salary trend for BS7799 in the UK

BS7799
Top 4 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 3 months to 26 April 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 +88 4 £41,000 -18.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £41,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £41,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £41,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) CESG
4 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

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 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Communications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
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