The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 657 638 670
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 215 208 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 131 153 153
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87927 80192 86198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 71391 66120 73967
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
South East +1 104 £55,000 - 11
London -67 47 £60,000 -4.00% 9
North West +20 19 £49,500 - 1
East of England +5 17 £45,000 +2.85% 3
South West -33 14 £63,500 +27.00% 8
West Midlands +8 8 £60,000 +65.51% 1
East Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
Yorkshire -32 1 £52,500 +44.82% 2
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 212 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 155 (38.85%) Information Security
3 133 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 114 (28.57%) RMADS
5 113 (28.32%) SC Cleared
6 103 (25.81%) Management Information System
7 95 (23.81%) CISSP
8 86 (21.55%) Risk Management
9 82 (20.55%) ITIL
10 81 (20.30%) DV Cleared
11 78 (19.55%) Cyber Security
12 68 (17.04%) Degree
13 66 (16.54%) Finance
14 63 (15.79%) CESG
15 62 (15.54%) Security Architecture
16 55 (13.78%) CISM
17 53 (13.28%) Risk Assessment
18 51 (12.78%) Software Engineering
19 50 (12.53%) ISMS
20 49 (12.28%) Network Security
20 49 (12.28%) CESG CLAS
20 49 (12.28%) Java
21 47 (11.78%) Network Design
22 45 (11.28%) SQL
23 42 (10.53%) HTTP
24 41 (10.28%) Windows
25 40 (10.03%) Firewall
26 39 (9.77%) SOA
27 38 (9.52%) Microsoft
27 38 (9.52%) CRAMM

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 28 (7.02%) WebLogic
2 24 (6.02%) IIS
3 11 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.75%) Apache
5 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) Node.js
6 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) assyst
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.28%) Network Security
2 42 (10.53%) HTTP
3 40 (10.03%) Firewall
4 28 (7.02%) Internet
5 16 (4.01%) Wireshark
6 12 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (2.76%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.26%) tcpdump
9 8 (2.01%) DNS
9 8 (2.01%) SSL
10 7 (1.75%) LAN
10 7 (1.75%) Intranet
11 6 (1.50%) WAN
12 5 (1.25%) DHCP
13 4 (1.00%) SAN
13 4 (1.00%) VPN
14 3 (0.75%) WLAN
15 2 (0.50%) ASN.1
15 2 (0.50%) IPsec
15 2 (0.50%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.76%) MySQL
2 8 (2.01%) Data Mining
3 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.75%) Big Data
4 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
1 3 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (0.75%) Selenium
1 3 (0.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 66 (16.54%) Finance
2 35 (8.77%) Law
3 34 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.51%) Retail
5 18 (4.51%) Electronics
6 17 (4.26%) Banking
7 16 (4.01%) Military
8 15 (3.76%) Legal
9 8 (2.01%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.50%) Local Government
11 4 (1.00%) Marketing
12 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (28.07%) Consultant
2 60 (15.04%) Security Consultant
3 55 (13.78%) Architect
4 45 (11.28%) Information Security Consultant
5 34 (8.52%) Analyst
6 31 (7.77%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 30 (7.52%) CLAS Consultant
8 28 (7.02%) Security Advisor
9 27 (6.77%) Security Analyst
10 23 (5.76%) Security Architect
11 18 (4.51%) Developer
12 14 (3.51%) Development Engineer
13 13 (3.26%) Security Operations Analyst
13 13 (3.26%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (3.01%) Head of Security
15 11 (2.76%) Security Manager
15 11 (2.76%) Linux Administrator
16 10 (2.51%) Information Analyst
16 10 (2.51%) Information Specialist
17 9 (2.26%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.02%) Qt
1 28 (7.02%) Spring
1 28 (7.02%) Hibernate
1 28 (7.02%) J2EE
1 28 (7.02%) EJB
2 12 (3.01%) Web Services
3 9 (2.26%) .NET
4 8 (2.01%) XML
5 7 (1.75%) SOAP
6 5 (1.25%) REST
6 5 (1.25%) HTML
6 5 (1.25%) JSP
6 5 (1.25%) JMS
6 5 (1.25%) WSDL
7 4 (1.00%) HTML5
8 3 (0.75%) LAMP
9 2 (0.50%) CSS
9 2 (0.50%) STL
9 2 (0.50%) jQuery
10 1 (0.25%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 114 (28.57%) RMADS
2 103 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 63 (15.79%) CESG
4 49 (12.28%) CESG CLAS
5 37 (9.27%) Computer Science
6 28 (7.02%) iPhone
6 28 (7.02%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.75%) PKI
7 7 (1.75%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.75%) Human Factors
8 6 (1.50%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (1.50%) Open Source
9 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.00%) SCADA
10 4 (1.00%) Life Science
11 3 (0.75%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.50%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.50%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.28%) Windows
2 36 (9.02%) Linux
3 29 (7.27%) Android
4 12 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.76%) CentOS
6 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.25%) UNIX
10 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.25%) HPUX
12 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (38.85%) Information Security
2 86 (21.55%) Risk Management
3 82 (20.55%) ITIL
4 78 (19.55%) Cyber Security
5 62 (15.54%) Security Architecture
6 53 (13.28%) Risk Assessment
7 51 (12.78%) Software Engineering
8 50 (12.53%) ISMS
9 47 (11.78%) Network Design
10 39 (9.77%) SOA
11 38 (9.52%) CRAMM
11 38 (9.52%) Security Testing
12 37 (9.27%) Risk Analysis
13 33 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (8.27%) TOGAF
14 32 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (7.77%) Web Development
16 28 (7.02%) Android Development
16 28 (7.02%) iOS Development
17 27 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.28%) Java
2 45 (11.28%) SQL
3 36 (9.02%) C
3 36 (9.02%) C++
4 14 (3.51%) Perl
5 11 (2.76%) PHP
6 10 (2.51%) Python
7 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.75%) VBScript
7 7 (1.75%) VB
8 6 (1.50%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.00%) C#
11 2 (0.50%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.25%) Ruby
12 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 212 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 113 (28.32%) SC Cleared
3 95 (23.81%) CISSP
4 81 (20.30%) DV Cleared
5 68 (17.04%) Degree
6 55 (13.78%) CISM
7 25 (6.27%) CISA
8 21 (5.26%) GIAC
9 18 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (4.01%) MCSE
11 12 (3.01%) GCIH
12 10 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.51%) MCITP
12 10 (2.51%) CEH
13 9 (2.26%) ISEB
14 7 (1.75%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.50%) CISMP
16 5 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
17 4 (1.00%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.77%) JSP 440
3 20 (5.01%) PCI DSS
4 17 (4.26%) QA
5 13 (3.26%) COBIT
6 7 (1.75%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.00%) GCP
7 4 (1.00%) GMP
7 4 (1.00%) GLP
8 1 (0.25%) COSO
8 1 (0.25%) WAI
8 1 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) SLA
8 1 (0.25%) BS7799
8 1 (0.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (2.76%) Snort
2 9 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.26%) XenDesktop
2 9 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) Nmap
5 2 (0.50%) XenApp
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (2.76%) Puppet
2 7 (1.75%) SCCM
3 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.50%) Nessus
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.02%) BT
3 20 (5.01%) Fujitsu
4 13 (3.26%) Citrix
5 12 (3.01%) Red Hat
5 12 (3.01%) Oracle
6 10 (2.51%) VMware
7 8 (2.01%) ArcSight
8 7 (1.75%) Q1 Labs
8 7 (1.75%) LogLogic
8 7 (1.75%) Sourcefire
8 7 (1.75%) Symantec
9 5 (1.25%) Cisco
9 5 (1.25%) HP
10 4 (1.00%) IBM
11 3 (0.75%) SAP
11 3 (0.75%) CA
12 1 (0.25%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.25%) Splunk
12 1 (0.25%) Percona
Surrey
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
BAE - AMS
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £20,655 to £24,786 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £20,700 to £26,500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £44,100 per annum plus £1k Location Allowance & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £47000 - £65300 per annum + 3,300 London Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago