The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 206 202 217
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 20 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.54% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 9
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £83,400
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.45% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4388 3860 4442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.59% 72.52% 71.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 2900 3789
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Berkshire region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Berkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Reading +1 18 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
1 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
1 29 (90.63%) Security Architecture
2 27 (84.38%) RMADS
2 27 (84.38%) Network Design
3 23 (71.88%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (68.75%) DV Cleared
5 21 (65.63%) Management Information System
6 18 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (56.25%) CESG
6 18 (56.25%) CESG CLAS
7 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (31.25%) Information Security
9 7 (21.88%) Cyber Security
10 6 (18.75%) CISSP
11 5 (15.63%) Project Management
11 5 (15.63%) JSP
11 5 (15.63%) JSP 440
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Finance
13 3 (9.38%) MODAF
13 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
13 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
13 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
13 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
13 3 (9.38%) ITIL
13 3 (9.38%) UML
13 3 (9.38%) CISA
13 3 (9.38%) CISM

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Consultant
2 20 (62.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 18 (56.25%) CLAS Consultant
4 9 (28.13%) Security Consultant
5 6 (18.75%) Architect
5 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Professional Services Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) IT Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) JSP
2 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (84.38%) RMADS
2 21 (65.63%) Management Information System
3 18 (56.25%) CESG
3 18 (56.25%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (9.38%) SCADA
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Security Architecture
2 27 (84.38%) Network Design
3 23 (71.88%) Risk Assessment
4 18 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (31.25%) Information Security
6 7 (21.88%) Cyber Security
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) MODAF
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) SABSA
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) SIEM
9 2 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
1 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CISSP
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) CISA
5 3 (9.38%) CISM
5 3 (9.38%) CITP
5 3 (9.38%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) JSP 440
3 3 (9.38%) COBIT
4 2 (6.25%) GPG13
4 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 60k
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