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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 260 252 260
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.23% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.29% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 1
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +10.00%
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
6313 6514 6138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.80% 80.01% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5222 5384 5203
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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
Bedfordshire +13 1 £52,500 -32.25%
Hertfordshire +4 1 £57,500 +139.58%
Essex -2 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Information Assurance
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) IronPort
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (25.00%) CRAMM
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CRAMM
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort