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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
London / City of London
Rank 216 241 284
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +43
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 24
Median salary £50,000 £61,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% +43.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%

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
4350 5744 8741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.75% 88.86% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3942 5142 7545
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 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £86,500
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 22 January 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 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (69.23%) GIAC
2 9 (69.23%) SANS
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
4 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (30.77%) GCIH
7 3 (23.08%) GCIA
7 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (23.08%) CEH
7 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (23.08%) Security Management
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Law
7 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (15.38%) CSIRT
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) QRadar
8 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis

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 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Information Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) GIAC
1 9 (69.23%) SANS
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) GCIH
4 3 (23.08%) CEH
4 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (23.08%) GCIA
4 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CSIRT
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) QRadar
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) FireEye
3 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Varonis
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