Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BS 7799
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1176 1178 1282
Rank change year-on-year +2 +104 -4
Permanent jobs citing BS7799 10 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.044% 0.029% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 16
UK median annual salary £71,250 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.78% -13.68% -13.64%
10th Percentile £64,808 £40,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £76,625 £61,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £41,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -18.00% +5.26%

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 22,938 20,894 26,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.18% 12.07% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17,563 16,110 20,926
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 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 25 June 2018. 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 +21 10 £71,250 +73.78% 1
London - 10 £71,250 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) Fintech
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) COBIT
3 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (50.00%) CISM
5 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) CISA
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) CISSP
7 2 (20.00%) Data Security
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (20.00%) CEH
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) OWASP
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Fintech
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) COBIT
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (20.00%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (20.00%) CSIRT