The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 683 791 752
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -39
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 217 169 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 159 110 131
Median salary £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £40,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
Information Assurance
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80691 89646 92930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.82% 87.12% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68232 74135 75625
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in England

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in England

Information Assurance
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +78 97 £65,000 +13.04% 4
South East +25 46 £55,000 +10.00% 8
South West +31 28 £65,000 +26.21% 2
East of England +46 12 £58,750 +2.17%
Yorkshire +40 10 £58,750 +30.55% 1
West Midlands +6 10 £44,000 - 1
North West +11 5 £42,500 -33.07% 4
East Midlands +5 3 £70,000 -
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 302 (63.85%) Information Security
2 204 (43.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 200 (42.28%) CISSP
4 192 (40.59%) Cybersecurity
5 167 (35.31%) Risk Management
6 162 (34.25%) Degree
7 153 (32.35%) Security Cleared
8 145 (30.66%) Management Information System
9 110 (23.26%) CISM
10 104 (21.99%) CISA
11 102 (21.56%) CLAS
12 88 (18.60%) Security Management
13 87 (18.39%) PCI DSS
14 85 (17.97%) RMADS
15 84 (17.76%) Risk Assessment
16 83 (17.55%) SC Cleared
17 81 (17.12%) Finance
18 80 (16.91%) CESG Certified Professional
19 69 (14.59%) CESG
20 68 (14.38%) Security Architecture
21 67 (14.16%) Network Security
22 61 (12.90%) Legal
23 59 (12.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
24 58 (12.26%) ITIL
25 56 (11.84%) Information Security Management
26 49 (10.36%) Microsoft
26 49 (10.36%) Mentoring
27 48 (10.15%) ISMS
28 46 (9.73%) Data Protection
29 45 (9.51%) Service Delivery

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.33%) IIS
3 10 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.65%) MS Office
3 13 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.85%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.75%) Office 365
3 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (14.16%) Network Security
2 36 (7.61%) Firewall
3 14 (2.96%) DNS
4 13 (2.75%) WAN
5 12 (2.54%) IP Telephony
5 12 (2.54%) VPN
6 11 (2.33%) LAN
6 11 (2.33%) Wireless
7 7 (1.48%) Internet
8 6 (1.27%) SSL
8 6 (1.27%) VoIP
9 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.85%) HTTP
10 4 (0.85%) IPsec
10 4 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.63%) MPLS
11 3 (0.63%) RTP
11 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database
2 10 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.21%) GIS
3 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (0.63%) JIRA
3 2 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 81 (17.12%) Finance
2 61 (12.90%) Legal
3 35 (7.40%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.81%) Military
6 16 (3.38%) Electronics
7 15 (3.17%) Retail
8 7 (1.48%) Marketing
9 6 (1.27%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.63%) Automotive
11 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 151 (31.92%) Consultant
2 99 (20.93%) Security Consultant
3 92 (19.45%) Security Manager
4 71 (15.01%) Information Manager
5 65 (13.74%) Information Security Manager
6 43 (9.09%) Analyst
7 38 (8.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 35 (7.40%) Security Analyst
9 34 (7.19%) Architect
10 31 (6.55%) Information Security Consultant
11 30 (6.34%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 29 (6.13%) Information Assurance Manager
13 21 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
14 17 (3.59%) IT Consultant
14 17 (3.59%) IT Manager
14 17 (3.59%) IT Security Manager
14 17 (3.59%) Security Assurance Manager
15 16 (3.38%) Security Engineer
16 14 (2.96%) Senior Information Security Consultant
16 14 (2.96%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.96%) .NET
2 5 (1.06%) Web Services
3 2 (0.42%) JMS
3 2 (0.42%) REST
3 2 (0.42%) SOAP
3 2 (0.42%) WSDL
3 2 (0.42%) XML
4 1 (0.21%) Java EE
4 1 (0.21%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 145 (30.66%) Management Information System
2 69 (14.59%) CESG
3 42 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (8.46%) Mathematics
5 36 (7.61%) Computer Science
6 31 (6.55%) CESG CLAS
7 22 (4.65%) Cyber Attack
8 17 (3.59%) Cybercrime
8 17 (3.59%) Data Protection Act
9 16 (3.38%) Security Operations Centre
10 14 (2.96%) Cryptography
11 13 (2.75%) Blog
12 7 (1.48%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
12 7 (1.48%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.48%) Statistics
12 7 (1.48%) User Experience
13 6 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
14 5 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.09%) Windows
2 17 (3.59%) Linux
2 17 (3.59%) Unix
3 12 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (2.54%) Solaris
4 8 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.48%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (63.85%) Information Security
2 192 (40.59%) Cybersecurity
3 167 (35.31%) Risk Management
4 88 (18.60%) Security Management
5 84 (17.76%) Risk Assessment
6 68 (14.38%) Security Architecture
7 58 (12.26%) ITIL
8 56 (11.84%) Information Security Management
9 49 (10.36%) Mentoring
10 48 (10.15%) ISMS
11 46 (9.73%) Data Protection
12 45 (9.51%) Service Delivery
13 44 (9.30%) Project Management
14 36 (7.61%) Business Development
15 35 (7.40%) Security Operations
16 32 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (6.77%) Presales
17 30 (6.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 29 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (6.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.19%) C
2 15 (3.17%) C++
3 14 (2.96%) C#
3 14 (2.96%) Java
4 13 (2.75%) Objective-C
4 13 (2.75%) PHP
4 13 (2.75%) VB.NET
5 8 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.06%) SQL
7 2 (0.42%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 200 (42.28%) CISSP
2 162 (34.25%) Degree
3 153 (32.35%) Security Cleared
4 110 (23.26%) CISM
5 104 (21.99%) CISA
6 102 (21.56%) CLAS
7 83 (17.55%) SC Cleared
8 80 (16.91%) CESG Certified Professional
9 41 (8.67%) DV Cleared
10 35 (7.40%) CRISC
11 25 (5.29%) CREST Certified
12 18 (3.81%) CHECK Team Leader
13 15 (3.17%) GIAC
14 14 (2.96%) SANS
15 11 (2.33%) IISP
15 11 (2.33%) SAP Certification
16 10 (2.11%) GCIH
16 10 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.48%) CEH
17 7 (1.48%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (43.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 87 (18.39%) PCI DSS
3 85 (17.97%) RMADS
4 59 (12.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 28 (5.92%) COBIT
6 19 (4.02%) ISO22301
7 18 (3.81%) QA
8 16 (3.38%) ISO 9001
9 11 (2.33%) JSP 440
10 9 (1.90%) BS25999
11 6 (1.27%) HMG Infosec
11 6 (1.27%) SLA
12 3 (0.63%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.42%) DO-254
13 2 (0.42%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.21%) ISO27005
System Software
1 15 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.54%) Hyper-V
2 12 (2.54%) KVM
3 7 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.42%) Firmware
4 2 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (4.02%) SCCM
2 12 (2.54%) Cobbler
2 12 (2.54%) FreeIPA
2 12 (2.54%) Puppet
2 12 (2.54%) Zenoss
3 9 (1.90%) RSA Archer
4 7 (1.48%) QRadar
5 2 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) Nessus
6 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.17%) SAP
2 15 (3.17%) VMware
3 13 (2.75%) HP
4 12 (2.54%) Cisco
4 12 (2.54%) Oracle
4 12 (2.54%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.27%) Splunk
6 5 (1.06%) Intel Security
7 4 (0.85%) ArcSight
7 4 (0.85%) Citrix
7 4 (0.85%) Juniper
8 3 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.63%) ESRI
8 3 (0.63%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.42%) Altera
9 2 (0.42%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.42%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (0.42%) Symantec
9 2 (0.42%) Xilinx
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Parity Professionals
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South East
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
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