The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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
England / East of England
Rank 223 240 262
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 16 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.25% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.29% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 5
Median salary £73,250 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.77% -35.71%
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5070 5898 6107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.26% 85.74% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4834 4867
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the East of England

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in the East of England

Information Assurance
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 11 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £85,000 +107.31%
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 17 (80.95%) CISSP
2 17 (80.95%) Management Information System
3 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
3 15 (71.43%) Security Management
4 13 (61.90%) GIAC
4 13 (61.90%) COBIT
4 13 (61.90%) Regulatory Compliance
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
6 10 (47.62%) CEH
7 7 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (28.57%) CISM
9 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (14.29%) Threat Management
10 3 (14.29%) QRadar
10 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
10 3 (14.29%) SIEM
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 2 (9.52%) UML
11 2 (9.52%) C
11 2 (9.52%) Validation
11 2 (9.52%) Military
11 2 (9.52%) CESG
11 2 (9.52%) Computacenter
11 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
11 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 13 (61.90%) Governance Manager
3 12 (57.14%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Audit Manager
4 2 (9.52%) COBIT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Auditor
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) Information Security Management
2 15 (71.43%) Security Management
3 13 (61.90%) Regulatory Compliance
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) SIEM
7 3 (14.29%) Threat Management
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
9 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) CISSP
2 13 (61.90%) GIAC
3 10 (47.62%) CEH
4 6 (28.57%) CISM
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.52%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk