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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 300 304 290
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 11 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.087% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 22
Average salary £70,000 £37,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.91% -44.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £33,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £57,200 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
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
8639 8614 8720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.04% 82.93% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7305 7231 7812
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,994 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 35 (85.37%) Information Security
2 30 (73.17%) CISSP
3 23 (56.10%) PCI DSS
4 22 (53.66%) COBIT
4 22 (53.66%) Firewall
5 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
6 7 (17.07%) Finance
7 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
8 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
8 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
8 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.76%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (9.76%) Change Management
9 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
9 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.32%) ISMS
10 3 (7.32%) CISA
10 3 (7.32%) CISM
10 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.32%) ITIL
10 3 (7.32%) CRISC
11 2 (4.88%) Linux
11 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.88%) CESG

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Information Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Security Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) CLAS Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.88%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Security Advisor
7 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) CESG
4 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Information Security
2 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
3 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
4 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (9.76%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) ISMS
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.44%) Data Governance
8 1 (2.44%) Change Control
8 1 (2.44%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.44%) SIEM
8 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) CISA
4 3 (7.32%) CISM
4 3 (7.32%) CRISC
5 1 (2.44%) ISACA
5 1 (2.44%) VCP4
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) GCIA
5 1 (2.44%) GCIH
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) PCI DSS
2 22 (53.66%) COBIT
3 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.44%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Snort
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago