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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 650 701 727
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 213 234 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 166 129 167
Median salary £54,788 £55,000 £55,550
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.38% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -12.08%
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
74188 87260 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.53% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61620 72885 75752
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +37 76 £54,788 -10.55% 9
South West +7 44 £55,000 -4.34% 7
South East +65 37 £45,000 -14.69% 3
North West -24 21 £42,500 -22.72% 8
West Midlands +12 16 £75,000 +25.00% 2
East of England +2 15 £66,500 +45.35% 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North East +7 1 £41,500 -17.00%
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 269 (67.25%) Information Security
2 180 (45.00%) CISSP
3 179 (44.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 176 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 169 (42.25%) Management Information System
6 141 (35.25%) Risk Management
7 126 (31.50%) Cybersecurity
8 119 (29.75%) Degree
9 103 (25.75%) CISM
10 94 (23.50%) ITIL
11 78 (19.50%) Security Management
12 71 (17.75%) Risk Assessment
13 70 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
14 69 (17.25%) SC Cleared
15 68 (17.00%) DV Cleared
15 68 (17.00%) Data Protection
16 65 (16.25%) Project Management
17 61 (15.25%) COBIT
18 60 (15.00%) CESG
19 59 (14.75%) CISA
19 59 (14.75%) Security Architecture
20 58 (14.50%) Information Security Management
21 55 (13.75%) PCI DSS
21 55 (13.75%) CESG Certified Professional
22 54 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
23 53 (13.25%) TOGAF
23 53 (13.25%) Windows
23 53 (13.25%) Security Operations
24 52 (13.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
25 50 (12.50%) Finance

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 (2.75%) Apache
1 11 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.50%) IIS
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.50%) MS Office
3 21 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.25%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.25%) MS Project
4 5 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.50%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.50%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.25%) Office 365
2 10 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.50%) IaaS
3 2 (0.50%) PaaS
3 2 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.00%) Network Security
2 35 (8.75%) Firewall
3 15 (3.75%) Internet
4 13 (3.25%) DNS
5 12 (3.00%) Junos
6 10 (2.50%) IP Telephony
7 9 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.00%) IPsec
9 4 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.00%) X.400
10 3 (0.75%) FTP
10 3 (0.75%) MPLS
11 2 (0.50%) BGP
11 2 (0.50%) DHCP
11 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.50%) LAN
11 2 (0.50%) OSPF
11 2 (0.50%) SMTP
11 2 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.75%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.00%) Big Data
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.50%) GIS
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (2.50%) Cucumber
1 10 (2.50%) Selenium
2 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.50%) JMeter
2 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 50 (12.50%) Finance
2 38 (9.50%) Legal
3 24 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.50%) Aerospace
5 15 (3.75%) Banking
6 9 (2.25%) Military
7 7 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.50%) Local Government
9 5 (1.25%) Retail
10 4 (1.00%) Law
10 4 (1.00%) Marketing
11 3 (0.75%) French Language
11 3 (0.75%) German Language
12 2 (0.50%) Automotive
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
13 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 108 (27.00%) Consultant
2 61 (15.25%) Security Manager
3 51 (12.75%) Information Manager
4 49 (12.25%) Architect
5 48 (12.00%) Security Consultant
6 34 (8.50%) Information Security Manager
7 29 (7.25%) Security Architect
8 24 (6.00%) Analyst
9 23 (5.75%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 23 (5.75%) Information Assurance Manager
9 23 (5.75%) Information Security Consultant
10 22 (5.50%) Information Officer
10 22 (5.50%) Information Security Officer
10 22 (5.50%) Security Officer
11 20 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 19 (4.75%) Security Analyst
13 18 (4.50%) Information Specialist
14 17 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
16 14 (3.50%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.50%) .NET
2 3 (0.75%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.50%) Web Services
4 1 (0.25%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 169 (42.25%) Management Information System
2 60 (15.00%) CESG
3 42 (10.50%) Computer Science
4 39 (9.75%) Data Protection Act
5 38 (9.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 37 (9.25%) Mathematics
7 34 (8.50%) Data Centre
8 28 (7.00%) Cryptography
9 26 (6.50%) Physics
10 25 (6.25%) NHS
11 15 (3.75%) CESG CLAS
12 13 (3.25%) Blog
13 12 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (2.25%) Mainframe
14 9 (2.25%) PKI
15 8 (2.00%) Driving Licence
15 8 (2.00%) Social Media
16 7 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
17 6 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 6 (1.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.25%) Windows
2 33 (8.25%) Unix
3 23 (5.75%) Linux
4 13 (3.25%) Solaris
5 10 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.00%) AIX
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (67.25%) Information Security
2 141 (35.25%) Risk Management
3 126 (31.50%) Cybersecurity
4 94 (23.50%) ITIL
5 78 (19.50%) Security Management
6 71 (17.75%) Risk Assessment
7 70 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
8 68 (17.00%) Data Protection
9 65 (16.25%) Project Management
10 59 (14.75%) Security Architecture
11 58 (14.50%) Information Security Management
12 54 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (13.25%) Security Operations
13 53 (13.25%) TOGAF
14 52 (13.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 48 (12.00%) Service Management
16 38 (9.50%) Presales
17 36 (9.00%) ISMS
17 36 (9.00%) SIEM
18 32 (8.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 49 (12.25%) C
2 25 (6.25%) Java
3 23 (5.75%) C++
4 15 (3.75%) C#
5 13 (3.25%) Objective-C
5 13 (3.25%) PHP
5 13 (3.25%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.25%) Python
7 7 (1.75%) Perl
8 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.50%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) Lua
9 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (45.00%) CISSP
2 176 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 119 (29.75%) Degree
4 103 (25.75%) CISM
5 69 (17.25%) SC Cleared
6 68 (17.00%) DV Cleared
7 59 (14.75%) CISA
8 55 (13.75%) CESG Certified Professional
9 37 (9.25%) GIAC
10 33 (8.25%) CLAS
11 32 (8.00%) CEH
12 28 (7.00%) CRISC
13 26 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (5.00%) CREST Certified
15 16 (4.00%) CCNA
16 14 (3.50%) CISMP
17 13 (3.25%) CHECK Team Leader
17 13 (3.25%) JNCIA
18 12 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 11 (2.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (44.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (15.25%) COBIT
3 55 (13.75%) PCI DSS
4 49 (12.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 49 (12.25%) RMADS
5 25 (6.25%) JSP 440
6 18 (4.50%) GPG13
6 18 (4.50%) QA
7 12 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 10 (2.50%) HMG Infosec
9 4 (1.00%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.75%) SLA
11 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.50%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.25%) BS25999
12 1 (0.25%) ISO27005
System Software
1 15 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 11 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.50%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.25%) Snort
5 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (2.75%) SCCM
2 10 (2.50%) Cobbler
2 10 (2.50%) FreeIPA
2 10 (2.50%) Puppet
2 10 (2.50%) Zenoss
3 6 (1.50%) QRadar
4 3 (0.75%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.25%) Nessus
5 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.25%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.00%) Cisco
3 20 (5.00%) Juniper
4 16 (4.00%) VMware
5 14 (3.50%) ServiceNow
6 13 (3.25%) ArcSight
7 10 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.75%) Cloudera
8 7 (1.75%) Splunk
9 6 (1.50%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.50%) Oracle
10 3 (0.75%) Crossbeam
10 3 (0.75%) F5
10 3 (0.75%) HP
10 3 (0.75%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.50%) ESRI
11 2 (0.50%) Google
11 2 (0.50%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.25%) Casewise
12 1 (0.25%) Computacenter
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