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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for JSP 440 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JSP 440 over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 834 591 287
Rank change year-on-year -243 -304 +52
Permanent jobs citing JSP 440 38 7 23
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.049% 0.019% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.15% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 23
10th Percentile £43,500 £55,500 -
25th Percentile £61,250 £58,125 £77,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -18.75% +6.67%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £88,750
90th Percentile £77,500 - -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% +15.38%

JSP 440 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 WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,373 4,537 967
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.03% 12.44% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,342 3,077 789
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £72,647 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,200 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

JSP 440
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

JSP 440 trend for jobs with a WFH option

JSP 440
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing JSP 440.

JSP 440 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

JSP 440
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing JSP 440 over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

JSP 440 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, JSP 440 job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for JSP 440.

1 36 (94.74%) NCSC
2 30 (78.95%) RMADS
3 27 (71.05%) CISSP
3 27 (71.05%) CISM
4 24 (63.16%) Information Security
4 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (63.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
6 20 (52.63%) SC Cleared
6 20 (52.63%) Risk Assessment
6 20 (52.63%) Management Information System
7 19 (50.00%) Security Architecture
8 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (47.37%) Information Assurance
9 17 (44.74%) BS25999
9 17 (44.74%) Data Protection
9 17 (44.74%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (44.74%) CISMP
9 17 (44.74%) Facilities Management
9 17 (44.74%) Business Continuity Management
9 17 (44.74%) ISO 22301
9 17 (44.74%) Information Security Management
9 17 (44.74%) Business Continuity
9 17 (44.74%) Security Management
9 17 (44.74%) GDPR
9 17 (44.74%) Cyber Essentials
9 17 (44.74%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 14 (36.84%) DV Cleared
11 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
11 10 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional

JSP 440
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.89%) IPsec
2 3 (7.89%) LAN
2 3 (7.89%) SNMP
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
2 3 (7.89%) Telnet
2 3 (7.89%) WAN
General
1 3 (7.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 3 (7.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Architect
1 11 (28.95%) Security Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Information Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Security Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Security Technical Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Technical Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Information Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 17 (44.74%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.89%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 20 (52.63%) Risk Assessment
3 19 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 18 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (47.37%) Information Assurance
5 17 (44.74%) Business Continuity
5 17 (44.74%) Business Continuity Management
5 17 (44.74%) Data Protection
5 17 (44.74%) Facilities Management
5 17 (44.74%) Information Security Management
5 17 (44.74%) Security Management
6 10 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 8 (21.05%) Data Security
7 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Business Development
8 7 (18.42%) Decision-Making
8 7 (18.42%) Impact Assessments
9 5 (13.16%) Converged Infrastructure
10 3 (7.89%) Feasibility Study
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) CISM
1 27 (71.05%) CISSP
2 22 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 20 (52.63%) SC Cleared
4 17 (44.74%) CISMP
4 17 (44.74%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 14 (36.84%) DV Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 3 (7.89%) ISACA
7 3 (7.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (94.74%) NCSC
2 30 (78.95%) RMADS
3 24 (63.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (44.74%) BS25999
4 17 (44.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 17 (44.74%) GDPR
4 17 (44.74%) ISO 22301
5 8 (21.05%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (7.89%) NIST