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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 207 204 189
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.090% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 32
Median salary £55,000 £58,750 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
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
3916 4254 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.06% 84.83% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3098 3126 3009
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 24 July 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 +8 4 £55,000 - 1
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (73.68%) RMADS
3 14 (73.68%) Network Design
3 14 (73.68%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (63.16%) Degree
5 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (42.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
7 5 (26.32%) CISSP
7 5 (26.32%) Information Security
7 5 (26.32%) CISM
8 4 (21.05%) IISP
8 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
8 4 (21.05%) Data Security
8 4 (21.05%) Security Management
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Wireless
8 4 (21.05%) IPsec
8 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 4 (21.05%) IIS
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) WAN
8 4 (21.05%) VPN

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) IPsec
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) SSL
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
1 4 (21.05%) Wireless
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Consultant
1 14 (73.68%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Information Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (73.68%) Network Design
2 14 (73.68%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) Data Security
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) ISMS
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Security Management
4 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (26.32%) CISM
4 5 (26.32%) CISSP
5 4 (21.05%) IISP
5 4 (21.05%) ISACA
6 1 (5.26%) CISMP
6 1 (5.26%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (73.68%) RMADS
3 8 (42.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.26%) Government Security Classifications
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago