The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
London / City of London
Rank 214 245 305
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +60
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 8 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 10
Median salary £55,000 £61,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +8.44%
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4431 6074 8979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.24% 88.92% 86.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 5391 7652
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (87.50%) SANS
3 13 (81.25%) GIAC
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) SIEM
4 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) GCIA
5 8 (50.00%) GCIH
5 8 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) Dell
7 6 (37.50%) CISSP
7 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
7 6 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (37.50%) FireEye
7 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (37.50%) Use Case
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Security
7 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (37.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Network Security
10 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (18.75%) CEH

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Security Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Information Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Information Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (56.25%) SIEM
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Security
3 6 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Use Case
3 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) ISMS
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SANS
2 13 (81.25%) GIAC
3 8 (50.00%) GCIA
3 8 (50.00%) GCIH
4 6 (37.50%) CISSP
5 3 (18.75%) CEH
5 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) CISM
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) ISO27002
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (12.50%) CSIRT
2 2 (12.50%) Nessus
2 2 (12.50%) QRadar
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
1 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
1 6 (37.50%) Dell
1 6 (37.50%) FireEye
1 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Varonis
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ANSON MCCADE
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