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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 237 247 284
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +37
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 19 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £39,500 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -9.09%
Information Assurance
England

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
6141 5670 6692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.66% 76.77% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4775 5664
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 6 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire +1 5 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Suffolk +5 2 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Information Assurance
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (64.52%) Management Information System
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) Information Security
6 8 (25.81%) Information Management
6 8 (25.81%) Citrix
6 8 (25.81%) Data Security
7 7 (22.58%) Legal
7 7 (22.58%) Migration
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
7 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
7 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
7 7 (22.58%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) VBScript
7 7 (22.58%) VB
7 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
7 7 (22.58%) SCCM
7 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
7 7 (22.58%) IT Governance
8 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (19.35%) MCITP
8 6 (19.35%) Incident Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) ASN.1
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) DVB
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
General
1 7 (22.58%) Legal
2 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Head of IT
1 8 (25.81%) Head of Security
1 8 (25.81%) Head of IT Security
2 4 (12.90%) Trainee
2 4 (12.90%) Java Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.68%) IT Graduate
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Life Science
2 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) PKI
3 3 (9.68%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.45%) CESG
5 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security
3 8 (25.81%) Information Management
3 8 (25.81%) Data Security
4 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
4 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
4 7 (22.58%) IT Governance
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Network Management
7 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
7 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Document Management
8 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (9.68%) SOA
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
1 7 (22.58%) VBScript
1 7 (22.58%) VB
1 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) C++
2 6 (19.35%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (19.35%) MCITP
3 6 (19.35%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) HND
5 4 (12.90%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) CISSP
7 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
7 1 (3.23%) MBA
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
2 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (12.90%) GCP
3 4 (12.90%) GMP
3 4 (12.90%) GLP
4 1 (3.23%) TickIT
4 1 (3.23%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: £55k - £70k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago