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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 230 248 303
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +55
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 27
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £48,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -10.21%
Information Assurance
London

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
4748 6024 9312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.88% 88.25% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4301 5327 8040
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,173 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

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

1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (64.29%) GIAC
4 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (50.00%) Security Management
6 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
6 6 (42.86%) Network Security
6 6 (42.86%) SANS
7 4 (28.57%) GCIH
7 4 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 4 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
7 4 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (21.43%) CEH
8 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Law
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) CISM
9 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
9 2 (14.29%) Legal
9 2 (14.29%) CESG

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 6 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Information Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Security Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
3 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Security Management
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) B2B
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) OWASP
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) GIAC
3 6 (42.86%) SANS
4 4 (28.57%) GCIH
5 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (14.29%) CISM
7 1 (7.14%) CISA
7 1 (7.14%) CLAS
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Varonis
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