The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 306 301 316
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 20 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 9
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £46,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £82,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9898 9686 10258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 80.82% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8156 8463 9350
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Assurance
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Information Security
3 13 (40.63%) Java
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) CISSP
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Service Management
8 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
8 8 (25.00%) SIEM
9 7 (21.88%) Q1 Labs
9 7 (21.88%) ArcSight
9 7 (21.88%) LogLogic
9 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
9 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Perl
9 7 (21.88%) Symantec
9 7 (21.88%) GCIH
9 7 (21.88%) GIAC
9 7 (21.88%) ITSM
10 6 (18.75%) Scrum
10 6 (18.75%) Migration
10 6 (18.75%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
3 6 (18.75%) HTTP
3 6 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WLAN
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Security Operations Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Operations Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Security Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Tester
2 6 (18.75%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Database Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security Auditor
6 1 (3.13%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ETL Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Auditor
6 1 (3.13%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) WSDL
2 5 (15.63%) JMS
3 4 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.13%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Service Management
4 8 (25.00%) SIEM
5 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (21.88%) ITSM
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) ETL
7 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
7 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
7 5 (15.63%) CAD
8 4 (12.50%) OOD
8 4 (12.50%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 4 (12.50%) SysML
9 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) CISSP
3 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) GCIH
3 7 (21.88%) GIAC
4 4 (12.50%) BC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) COBIT
3 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Snort
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Q1 Labs
2 7 (21.88%) ArcSight
2 7 (21.88%) LogLogic
2 7 (21.88%) Symantec
3 2 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Sophos
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £47000 - £65300 per annum + 3,300 London Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago