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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
UK / England
Rank 666 640 704
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +64
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 180 261 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 134 141 157
Median salary £53,894 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.01% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,950 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,250 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -12.76%

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
69491 80594 82768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.18% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57640 67785 68751
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +43 54 £54,788 -10.18% 9
South West -8 45 £55,000 -4.34% 5
South East +50 33 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West -17 17 £50,000 +6.38% 3
East of England +14 16 £73,250 +62.77% 1
West Midlands +9 13 £70,000 +64.70%
Yorkshire +19 1 - -
East Midlands +9 1 - -
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 243 (67.13%) Information Security
2 176 (48.62%) Security Cleared
3 170 (46.96%) Management Information System
4 159 (43.92%) CISSP
5 158 (43.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 145 (40.06%) Risk Management
7 109 (30.11%) Degree
8 107 (29.56%) Cybersecurity
9 100 (27.62%) CISM
10 89 (24.59%) ITIL
11 71 (19.61%) Security Management
11 71 (19.61%) SC Cleared
12 68 (18.78%) DV Cleared
13 63 (17.40%) Penetration Testing
14 62 (17.13%) Data Protection
15 60 (16.57%) COBIT
15 60 (16.57%) Risk Assessment
16 59 (16.30%) CESG
17 54 (14.92%) TOGAF
17 54 (14.92%) Project Management
17 54 (14.92%) CESG Certified Professional
18 53 (14.64%) C
19 52 (14.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 51 (14.09%) Information Security Management
21 48 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (12.98%) Security Operations
23 46 (12.71%) Computer Science
23 46 (12.71%) CISA
24 43 (11.88%) SIEM
24 43 (11.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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 11 (3.04%) Apache
2 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
3 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (4.14%) MS Office
4 6 (1.66%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.66%) MS Project
4 6 (1.66%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.87%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.70%) Office 365
2 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.55%) IaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.55%) PaaS
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.05%) Network Security
2 31 (8.56%) Firewall
3 14 (3.87%) Internet
3 14 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (3.59%) Junos
5 10 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.38%) DNS
7 4 (1.10%) IPsec
7 4 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.10%) X.400
8 3 (0.83%) FTP
9 2 (0.55%) BGP
9 2 (0.55%) DHCP
9 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.55%) LAN
9 2 (0.55%) MPLS
9 2 (0.55%) OSPF
9 2 (0.55%) SMTP
9 2 (0.55%) VPN
9 2 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.93%) Big Data
1 7 (1.93%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.55%) GIS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (2.76%) Cucumber
1 10 (2.76%) Selenium
2 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.55%) JMeter
2 2 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 36 (9.94%) Finance
2 33 (9.12%) Legal
3 25 (6.91%) Aerospace
4 22 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.25%) Banking
6 10 (2.76%) Military
7 6 (1.66%) Local Government
7 6 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.38%) Marketing
9 4 (1.10%) French Language
9 4 (1.10%) German Language
9 4 (1.10%) Law
10 3 (0.83%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 97 (26.80%) Consultant
2 48 (13.26%) Architect
3 46 (12.71%) Security Consultant
4 43 (11.88%) Security Manager
5 39 (10.77%) Information Manager
6 30 (8.29%) Security Architect
7 29 (8.01%) Analyst
8 27 (7.46%) Information Security Consultant
9 21 (5.80%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 21 (5.80%) Information Security Manager
9 21 (5.80%) Security Analyst
10 19 (5.25%) Information Assurance Manager
11 18 (4.97%) Information Specialist
12 17 (4.70%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 17 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (4.14%) Information Officer
13 15 (4.14%) Information Security Officer
13 15 (4.14%) Security Officer
14 14 (3.87%) Security Specialist
15 13 (3.59%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.21%) .NET
2 5 (1.38%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 170 (46.96%) Management Information System
2 59 (16.30%) CESG
3 46 (12.71%) Computer Science
4 42 (11.60%) Mathematics
5 38 (10.50%) Data Protection Act
6 35 (9.67%) Data Centre
7 34 (9.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 27 (7.46%) Cyber Defence
8 27 (7.46%) NHS
8 27 (7.46%) Physics
9 24 (6.63%) Cryptography
10 13 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.76%) CESG CLAS
12 9 (2.49%) Driving Licence
12 9 (2.49%) PKI
13 8 (2.21%) Blog
13 8 (2.21%) Mainframe
13 8 (2.21%) Social Media
14 7 (1.93%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.60%) Windows
2 27 (7.46%) Unix
3 20 (5.52%) Linux
4 7 (1.93%) Solaris
5 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.38%) Windows 2000
6 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.10%) AIX
7 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (67.13%) Information Security
2 145 (40.06%) Risk Management
3 107 (29.56%) Cybersecurity
4 89 (24.59%) ITIL
5 71 (19.61%) Security Management
6 63 (17.40%) Penetration Testing
7 62 (17.13%) Data Protection
8 60 (16.57%) Risk Assessment
9 54 (14.92%) Project Management
9 54 (14.92%) TOGAF
10 52 (14.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 51 (14.09%) Information Security Management
12 48 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (12.98%) Security Operations
14 43 (11.88%) SIEM
15 42 (11.60%) Security Architecture
16 39 (10.77%) ISMS
17 38 (10.50%) Service Management
18 35 (9.67%) Business Continuity
19 33 (9.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 53 (14.64%) C
2 20 (5.52%) Java
3 18 (4.97%) C++
4 10 (2.76%) C#
5 9 (2.49%) Python
6 8 (2.21%) Objective-C
6 8 (2.21%) PHP
6 8 (2.21%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.93%) Perl
8 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.55%) Ruby
9 1 (0.28%) Lua
9 1 (0.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (48.62%) Security Cleared
2 159 (43.92%) CISSP
3 109 (30.11%) Degree
4 100 (27.62%) CISM
5 71 (19.61%) SC Cleared
6 68 (18.78%) DV Cleared
7 54 (14.92%) CESG Certified Professional
8 46 (12.71%) CISA
9 38 (10.50%) GIAC
10 33 (9.12%) CEH
11 31 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (8.29%) CRISC
13 19 (5.25%) CLAS
14 16 (4.42%) CCNA
15 15 (4.14%) CREST Certified
16 14 (3.87%) CISMP
16 14 (3.87%) JNCIA
16 14 (3.87%) SANS
17 13 (3.59%) CCNP
17 13 (3.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (43.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (16.57%) COBIT
3 43 (11.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 38 (10.50%) RMADS
5 33 (9.12%) PCI DSS
6 31 (8.56%) JSP 440
7 20 (5.52%) GPG13
8 12 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 11 (3.04%) QA
10 10 (2.76%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
11 4 (1.10%) GDPR
11 4 (1.10%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.55%) SLA
13 1 (0.28%) BS25999
13 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.28%) ISO27005
System Software
1 18 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.55%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) Snort
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.76%) QRadar
2 6 (1.66%) CSIRT
3 5 (1.38%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (1.38%) Nessus
4 2 (0.55%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.55%) FreeIPA
4 2 (0.55%) Puppet
4 2 (0.55%) SCCM
4 2 (0.55%) WSUS
4 2 (0.55%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.28%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.56%) Cisco
3 23 (6.35%) Juniper
4 18 (4.97%) VMware
5 17 (4.70%) ArcSight
6 14 (3.87%) ServiceNow
7 11 (3.04%) Splunk
8 10 (2.76%) Oracle
9 8 (2.21%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.93%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.38%) Crossbeam
11 5 (1.38%) F5
11 5 (1.38%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.10%) HP
12 4 (1.10%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.55%) Casewise
13 2 (0.55%) Computacenter
13 2 (0.55%) ESRI
13 2 (0.55%) Google
13 2 (0.55%) Sourcefire
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