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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 191 241 220
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -21
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.049% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Median salary £64,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £48,000 £49,740
10% offered a salary of more than £72,800 £61,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Information Assurance
South East

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
3491 5160 4939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.67% 86.58% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 4202 3329
Median salary £54,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +29 1 £53,000 -3.63%
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) GREM
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture

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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (50.00%) GCIA
1 2 (50.00%) GCIH
1 2 (50.00%) GIAC
1 2 (50.00%) GREM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) HP