The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 60 67 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.41% 1.06% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.47% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Information Assurance
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 544 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.44% 72.15% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 426 481 565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Guildford

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 38 (90.48%) CISSP
1 38 (90.48%) RMADS
2 36 (85.71%) Risk Management
3 30 (71.43%) Information Security
3 30 (71.43%) SOA
3 30 (71.43%) CRAMM
3 30 (71.43%) ISMS
3 30 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 27 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (59.52%) Risk Analysis
6 23 (54.76%) Degree
7 20 (47.62%) Management Information System
8 19 (45.24%) CISM
8 19 (45.24%) Law
8 19 (45.24%) JSP 440
9 16 (38.10%) CESG
9 16 (38.10%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 6 (14.29%) Migration
10 6 (14.29%) Logistics
10 6 (14.29%) Local Government
10 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (7.14%) Security Testing
13 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
13 2 (4.76%) Mathematics

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
General
1 19 (45.24%) Law
2 6 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Security Advisor
2 23 (54.76%) Consultant
3 20 (47.62%) Security Consultant
4 19 (45.24%) Information Security Consultant
5 8 (19.05%) Security Architect
5 8 (19.05%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Compliance Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 38 (90.48%) RMADS
2 20 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 16 (38.10%) CESG
3 16 (38.10%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 30 (71.43%) SOA
2 30 (71.43%) Information Security
2 30 (71.43%) CRAMM
2 30 (71.43%) ISMS
3 25 (59.52%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (14.29%) Logistics
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.38%) SIEM
7 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 38 (90.48%) CISSP
2 30 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (54.76%) Degree
4 19 (45.24%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (45.24%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) BT