The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 95 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% - 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
Information Assurance
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 1183 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.79% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 751 778 469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Glasgow region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Glasgow

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) COBIT
3 4 (44.44%) SCADA
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Management
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (44.44%) CISA
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) V-Model
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
1 4 (44.44%) SCADA
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Security Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) V-Model
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (44.44%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Glasgow
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