The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 17799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 17799
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 926 941
Rank change year-on-year +70 +15  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 2 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.027% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.019% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 35
Median salary £60,000 £83,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.35% +52.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £43,750 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £95,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -36.84% +90.00%  

ISO/IEC 17799 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 10323 13692 13578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8130 10831 10505
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +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%  

ISO/IEC 17799
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +79 2 £60,000 -28.35% 1
South East +52 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey +52 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Guildford +28 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +26 1 £65,000 +52.94%
West Yorkshire +23 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Leeds +19 1 £65,000 +52.94%

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 ISO/IEC 17799.

1 78 (96.30%) Information Security
2 74 (91.36%) ITIL
3 62 (76.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (75.31%) Management Information System
5 57 (70.37%) COBIT
6 54 (66.67%) Finance
7 49 (60.49%) Information Security Management
7 49 (60.49%) Security Management
7 49 (60.49%) Security Architecture
8 48 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
9 44 (54.32%) Firewall
10 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (23.46%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (23.46%) TOGAF
10 19 (23.46%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (23.46%) NHS
10 19 (23.46%) UML
10 19 (23.46%) RUP
10 19 (23.46%) BPMN
11 18 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 18 (22.22%) CISSP
12 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
12 16 (19.75%) Service Management
12 16 (19.75%) Business Analysis
12 16 (19.75%) Degree
13 15 (18.52%) Mathematics
13 15 (18.52%) Physics
13 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
14 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (16.05%) Logistics

ISO/IEC 17799
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 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (54.32%) Firewall
2 8 (9.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.23%) ICMP
General
1 54 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Games
3 6 (7.41%) Local Government
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Analyst
1 49 (60.49%) Security Analyst
2 32 (39.51%) Information Analyst
2 32 (39.51%) Information Security Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Architect
4 13 (16.05%) Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Head of Security
8 4 (4.94%) Information Risk Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Security Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) IT Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Service Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) ITSM Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Service Management Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 61 (75.31%) Management Information System
2 19 (23.46%) NHS
3 18 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (96.30%) Information Security
2 74 (91.36%) ITIL
3 49 (60.49%) Information Security Management
3 49 (60.49%) Security Architecture
3 49 (60.49%) Security Management
4 48 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
5 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.46%) BPMN
5 19 (23.46%) RUP
5 19 (23.46%) Systems Analysis
5 19 (23.46%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (23.46%) TOGAF
5 19 (23.46%) UML
6 16 (19.75%) Business Analysis
6 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
6 16 (19.75%) Service Management
7 15 (18.52%) Mathematics
7 15 (18.52%) Physics
8 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (16.05%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) CISSP
2 16 (19.75%) Degree
3 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.88%) CISM
5 7 (8.64%) APMP
5 7 (8.64%) CEH
5 7 (8.64%) CISA
5 7 (8.64%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (76.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (70.37%) COBIT
3 7 (8.64%) PCI DSS
4 6 (7.41%) BS7799
5 4 (4.94%) SLA
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