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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 726 660 739
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +79
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 177 206 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 139 159 96
Average salary £47,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,908 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.09% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91946 83782 90912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 79.03% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74575 69627 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -24 82 £50,000 -16.66% 3
South West 0 42 £40,000 -27.27% 8
London -82 30 £56,500 -19.28% 10
East of England - 10 £48,000 - 4
West Midlands - 8 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -45 3 - -
North West - 2 £41,500 - 2
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 183 (56.83%) Security Cleared
2 155 (48.14%) Information Security
3 143 (44.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 133 (41.30%) CISSP
5 111 (34.47%) Risk Management
6 98 (30.43%) Management Information System
7 92 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 86 (26.71%) CISM
9 84 (26.09%) RMADS
10 77 (23.91%) Cyber Security
11 66 (20.50%) DV Cleared
12 62 (19.25%) ITIL
12 62 (19.25%) Risk Assessment
13 61 (18.94%) Security Management
14 58 (18.01%) CISA
14 58 (18.01%) Degree
14 58 (18.01%) Network Security
15 53 (16.46%) C++
16 52 (16.15%) SQL
17 50 (15.53%) CESG
17 50 (15.53%) Security Architecture
18 49 (15.22%) Project Management
19 47 (14.60%) Java
19 47 (14.60%) Software Engineering
19 47 (14.60%) PCI DSS
20 46 (14.29%) Computer Science
20 46 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
21 44 (13.66%) Web Development
22 42 (13.04%) C
23 41 (12.73%) Firewall

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (12.42%) WebLogic
2 20 (6.21%) IIS
3 9 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.86%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.93%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (18.01%) Network Security
2 41 (12.73%) Firewall
3 33 (10.25%) HTTP
4 21 (6.52%) Internet
5 10 (3.11%) VPN
5 10 (3.11%) Wireshark
6 9 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (2.17%) tcpdump
7 7 (2.17%) SSL
7 7 (2.17%) IPsec
8 6 (1.86%) SNMP
8 6 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.86%) IPv4
8 6 (1.86%) IPv6
8 6 (1.86%) LAN
9 5 (1.55%) WLAN
10 3 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.93%) LDAP
10 3 (0.93%) Wireless
11 2 (0.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.86%) MySQL
2 2 (0.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
1 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.31%) Subversion
1 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (7.45%) Finance
2 19 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.66%) Legal
4 12 (3.73%) Banking
5 11 (3.42%) Retail
6 10 (3.11%) Law
7 9 (2.80%) Electronics
8 5 (1.55%) Military
8 5 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.24%) Publishing
10 3 (0.93%) Marketing
11 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 122 (37.89%) Consultant
2 71 (22.05%) Security Consultant
3 47 (14.60%) Information Security Consultant
4 45 (13.98%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 30 (9.32%) Architect
6 27 (8.39%) CLAS Consultant
7 25 (7.76%) Analyst
8 24 (7.45%) Security Manager
9 23 (7.14%) Development Engineer
10 22 (6.83%) Information Manager
10 22 (6.83%) Security Architect
11 21 (6.52%) Security Analyst
12 20 (6.21%) Information Security Manager
13 18 (5.59%) Developer
14 17 (5.28%) Senior Consultant
15 15 (4.66%) Security Officer
16 14 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
17 12 (3.73%) Senior Development Engineer
18 11 (3.42%) Senior Information Security Consultant
18 11 (3.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.42%) J2EE
1 40 (12.42%) Spring
1 40 (12.42%) Hibernate
2 32 (9.94%) Qt
3 31 (9.63%) EJB
4 13 (4.04%) JSP
5 8 (2.48%) Web Services
6 7 (2.17%) .NET
7 6 (1.86%) STL
8 2 (0.62%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.31%) HTML5
9 1 (0.31%) Yii
9 1 (0.31%) Symfony
9 1 (0.31%) jQuery
9 1 (0.31%) RESTful
9 1 (0.31%) XML
9 1 (0.31%) SOAP
9 1 (0.31%) CSS
9 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 84 (26.09%) RMADS
3 50 (15.53%) CESG
4 46 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 46 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
5 32 (9.94%) iPhone
6 31 (9.63%) Mobile App
7 17 (5.28%) PKI
8 12 (3.73%) Cryptography
9 9 (2.80%) SCADA
10 6 (1.86%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.86%) Open Source
11 4 (1.24%) Physics
11 4 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
14 1 (0.31%) Social Media
14 1 (0.31%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.18%) Windows
2 35 (10.87%) Android
3 32 (9.94%) Linux
4 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.86%) CentOS
5 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.55%) UNIX
7 3 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.62%) Solaris
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (48.14%) Information Security
2 111 (34.47%) Risk Management
3 77 (23.91%) Cyber Security
4 62 (19.25%) ITIL
4 62 (19.25%) Risk Assessment
5 61 (18.94%) Security Management
6 50 (15.53%) Security Architecture
7 49 (15.22%) Project Management
8 47 (14.60%) Software Engineering
9 44 (13.66%) Web Development
10 40 (12.42%) Business Continuity
11 35 (10.87%) Network Design
12 32 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (9.94%) Android Development
12 32 (9.94%) iOS Development
13 31 (9.63%) Benchmarking
14 30 (9.32%) ISMS
15 29 (9.01%) Business Continuity Management
16 26 (8.07%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.46%) C++
2 52 (16.15%) SQL
3 47 (14.60%) Java
4 42 (13.04%) C
5 6 (1.86%) Assembly Language
6 5 (1.55%) C#
7 4 (1.24%) Python
7 4 (1.24%) Perl
8 2 (0.62%) VBScript
8 2 (0.62%) VB
8 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.31%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 183 (56.83%) Security Cleared
2 133 (41.30%) CISSP
3 92 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 86 (26.71%) CISM
5 66 (20.50%) DV Cleared
6 58 (18.01%) CISA
6 58 (18.01%) Degree
7 14 (4.35%) GIAC
8 10 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.48%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.86%) CEH
11 5 (1.55%) CCIE
12 4 (1.24%) Chartered Engineer
13 3 (0.93%) CITP
13 3 (0.93%) CGEIT
13 3 (0.93%) GCIH
13 3 (0.93%) MBA
13 3 (0.93%) ISSEP
13 3 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (44.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (14.60%) PCI DSS
3 35 (10.87%) JSP 440
4 33 (10.25%) COBIT
5 7 (2.17%) QA
6 4 (1.24%) BS7799
6 4 (1.24%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (0.93%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.62%) SLA
8 2 (0.62%) GPG13
9 1 (0.31%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.55%) Snort
3 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) Puppet
2 5 (1.55%) WSUS
2 5 (1.55%) Nessus
3 2 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (9.94%) BT
2 23 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.04%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.04%) Cisco
4 10 (3.11%) Oracle
5 7 (2.17%) Fujitsu
6 6 (1.86%) Q1 Labs
7 5 (1.55%) VMware
8 4 (1.24%) CA
8 4 (1.24%) Citrix
8 4 (1.24%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.93%) ArcSight
9 3 (0.93%) LogLogic
9 3 (0.93%) Sourcefire
9 3 (0.93%) Symantec
9 3 (0.93%) Juniper
9 3 (0.93%) Apple
10 2 (0.62%) IBM
11 1 (0.31%) Zend
11 1 (0.31%) Blue Coat
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus + 11% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and 10% bonu
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Debenhams
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago