The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.45% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3295 2482 2641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 83.14% 80.51% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 2095 2331
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Information Assurance
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Benchmarking
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Information Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Benchmarking
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) CISA
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001