The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
South East / Berkshire
Rank 180 227 213
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.15% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Median salary £64,000 £53,750 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.06% -18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £42,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,800 £58,250 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -14.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3123 4594 4560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.54% 86.18% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 3727 3235
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Reading +35 1 £53,000 -3.63%
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) GREM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) GCIA
1 2 (40.00%) GCIH
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
1 2 (40.00%) GREM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk