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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 691 751 758
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 191 180 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 154 115 128
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
79090 89400 90102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.41% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66332 74640 72734
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 89 £66,250 +6.00% 12
South West +23 42 £52,500 - 6
South East +25 20 £42,500 -14.23% 6
Yorkshire +21 11 £60,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -11 9 £44,000 -30.48%
East of England +21 7 £60,000 -11.11% 1
North West -18 7 £42,500 -28.27% 3
East Midlands +3 1 - -
North East - 1 £41,500 -
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 267 (65.12%) Information Security
2 186 (45.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 184 (44.88%) CISSP
4 149 (36.34%) Security Cleared
5 133 (32.44%) Cybersecurity
6 129 (31.46%) Management Information System
7 126 (30.73%) Degree
8 110 (26.83%) Risk Management
9 91 (22.20%) CISM
10 88 (21.46%) CISA
11 72 (17.56%) PCI DSS
12 70 (17.07%) Finance
13 68 (16.59%) Security Management
13 68 (16.59%) RMADS
14 66 (16.10%) DV Cleared
15 65 (15.85%) ITIL
16 61 (14.88%) Security Architecture
17 60 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
18 58 (14.15%) SC Cleared
19 57 (13.90%) CLAS
19 57 (13.90%) Project Management
20 52 (12.68%) Windows
20 52 (12.68%) Network Security
21 50 (12.20%) Legal
22 49 (11.95%) CESG
22 49 (11.95%) Data Protection
23 48 (11.71%) Microsoft
24 47 (11.46%) Penetration Testing
25 46 (11.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
26 45 (10.98%) Information Security Management

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 16 (3.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.68%) Apache
3 9 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.98%) IIS
5 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (6.59%) MS Office
2 24 (5.85%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.98%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.24%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.41%) Office 365
3 13 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.49%) IaaS
5 2 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (12.68%) Network Security
2 29 (7.07%) Firewall
3 15 (3.66%) DNS
4 13 (3.17%) IP Telephony
5 10 (2.44%) Internet
6 9 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.46%) Junos
8 5 (1.22%) VPN
8 5 (1.22%) WAN
9 4 (0.98%) LAN
9 4 (0.98%) Wireless
10 3 (0.73%) MPLS
10 3 (0.73%) RTP
10 3 (0.73%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.73%) VoIP
11 2 (0.49%) DHCP
11 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.49%) FTP
11 2 (0.49%) HTTP
11 2 (0.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database
1 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.49%) GIS
4 1 (0.24%) Big Data
4 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.49%) JMeter
1 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 70 (17.07%) Finance
2 50 (12.20%) Legal
3 26 (6.34%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.93%) Aerospace
5 11 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.20%) Military
6 9 (2.20%) Retail
7 6 (1.46%) Banking
7 6 (1.46%) Electronics
7 6 (1.46%) Marketing
8 4 (0.98%) Law
9 3 (0.73%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (27.56%) Consultant
2 71 (17.32%) Security Manager
3 66 (16.10%) Security Consultant
4 57 (13.90%) Information Manager
5 50 (12.20%) Information Security Manager
6 43 (10.49%) Analyst
7 39 (9.51%) Security Analyst
8 38 (9.27%) Architect
9 28 (6.83%) Information Assurance Manager
10 24 (5.85%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 23 (5.61%) Information Security Consultant
12 21 (5.12%) Information Officer
12 21 (5.12%) Information Security Officer
12 21 (5.12%) Security Architect
12 21 (5.12%) Security Officer
13 19 (4.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 19 (4.63%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
15 14 (3.41%) Security Assurance Manager
15 14 (3.41%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.12%) .NET
2 5 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (0.24%) HTML
3 1 (0.24%) Java EE
3 1 (0.24%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (31.46%) Management Information System
2 49 (11.95%) CESG
3 31 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.34%) Security Operations Centre
5 20 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.88%) Blog
6 19 (4.63%) Cryptography
6 19 (4.63%) Mathematics
7 17 (4.15%) CESG CLAS
7 17 (4.15%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
8 10 (2.44%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.95%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.71%) Cybercrime
10 7 (1.71%) NHS
10 7 (1.71%) Physics
10 7 (1.71%) Statistics
11 6 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.22%) Smart Meter
12 5 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.68%) Windows
2 27 (6.59%) Unix
3 19 (4.63%) Linux
4 13 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (3.17%) Solaris
5 7 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.22%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (65.12%) Information Security
2 133 (32.44%) Cybersecurity
3 110 (26.83%) Risk Management
4 68 (16.59%) Security Management
5 65 (15.85%) ITIL
6 61 (14.88%) Security Architecture
7 60 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
8 57 (13.90%) Project Management
9 49 (11.95%) Data Protection
10 47 (11.46%) Penetration Testing
11 45 (10.98%) Information Security Management
12 44 (10.73%) Security Operations
13 40 (9.76%) Mentoring
14 35 (8.54%) Service Delivery
15 34 (8.29%) Presales
16 32 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (7.80%) Business Development
16 32 (7.80%) Service Management
16 32 (7.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 30 (7.32%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.29%) C
2 23 (5.61%) Java
3 22 (5.37%) C#
4 21 (5.12%) C++
5 20 (4.88%) Objective-C
5 20 (4.88%) PHP
5 20 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.73%) Python
8 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.49%) Ruby
8 2 (0.49%) SQL
9 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 184 (44.88%) CISSP
2 149 (36.34%) Security Cleared
3 126 (30.73%) Degree
4 91 (22.20%) CISM
5 88 (21.46%) CISA
6 66 (16.10%) DV Cleared
7 58 (14.15%) SC Cleared
8 57 (13.90%) CLAS
9 43 (10.49%) CESG Certified Professional
10 28 (6.83%) CREST Certified
11 23 (5.61%) GIAC
12 21 (5.12%) CHECK Team Leader
12 21 (5.12%) CRISC
13 15 (3.66%) SANS
14 13 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.44%) CCNA
16 8 (1.95%) BC Cleared
16 8 (1.95%) CEH
16 8 (1.95%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (45.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 72 (17.56%) PCI DSS
3 68 (16.59%) RMADS
4 46 (11.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 38 (9.27%) COBIT
6 25 (6.10%) QA
7 14 (3.41%) JSP 440
8 8 (1.95%) ISO22301
9 7 (1.71%) ISO 9001
10 6 (1.46%) SLA
11 5 (1.22%) HMG Infosec
12 4 (0.98%) ISO27002
13 2 (0.49%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.24%) BS25999
14 1 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
14 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 13 (3.17%) KVM
3 6 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (4.39%) SCCM
2 13 (3.17%) Cobbler
2 13 (3.17%) FreeIPA
2 13 (3.17%) Puppet
2 13 (3.17%) Zenoss
3 8 (1.95%) RSA Archer
4 7 (1.71%) QRadar
5 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.24%) Nessus
6 1 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.17%) Red Hat
3 12 (2.93%) Juniper
4 11 (2.68%) Cisco
4 11 (2.68%) VMware
5 10 (2.44%) ArcSight
6 9 (2.20%) Oracle
7 7 (1.71%) Splunk
8 6 (1.46%) HP
8 6 (1.46%) SAP
9 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.73%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.49%) ESRI
10 2 (0.49%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.49%) Google
10 2 (0.49%) Sourcefire
10 2 (0.49%) Symantec
10 2 (0.49%) Varonis
11 1 (0.24%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £78000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitve salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Flexible + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: Salary £40,269 to £56,219
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago