The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank - 79 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Information Assurance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 564 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.74% 78.99% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 421 447 426
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Dorset region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Dorset

Information Assurance
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared