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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 280 329 314
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 26 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.068% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 11
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% -39.54%
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.68% -13.63%
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 36 (87.80%) Information Security
2 26 (63.41%) CISSP
3 24 (58.54%) COBIT
3 24 (58.54%) PCI DSS
4 22 (53.66%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
6 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) Linux
7 6 (14.63%) CESG
8 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) Finance
10 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
10 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.32%) Degree
11 2 (4.88%) Java
11 2 (4.88%) SQL
11 2 (4.88%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (4.88%) HTTP
11 2 (4.88%) SSL
11 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
11 2 (4.88%) UML
11 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
11 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
11 2 (4.88%) Oracle

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Security Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Information Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Head of Security
4 2 (4.88%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) IT Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Security Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Auditor
5 1 (2.44%) Database Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Web Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) JSP
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) Flash
1 1 (2.44%) JMS
1 1 (2.44%) WSDL
1 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) CESG
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) RMADS
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Information Security
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
4 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.88%) UML
5 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
5 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.88%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) SysML
6 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.44%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CISA
5 1 (2.44%) MBA
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) CRISC
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (58.54%) COBIT
1 24 (58.54%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) CESG Infosec
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
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