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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 260 275 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.093% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -16.36%
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
6035 6735 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.79% 78.20% 76.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4902 5534 5660
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 2015. 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 +3 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Information Assurance
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (50.00%) SABSA
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
3 1 (12.50%) RMADS
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (50.00%) SABSA
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft