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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 60 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.30% 1.04% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.44% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -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
505 555 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.06% 72.08% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 444 483 560
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £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 22 September 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Guildford

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 36 (90.00%) CISSP
1 36 (90.00%) RMADS
2 34 (85.00%) Risk Management
3 30 (75.00%) Information Security
3 30 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 29 (72.50%) SOA
4 29 (72.50%) CRAMM
4 29 (72.50%) ISMS
5 27 (67.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
7 23 (57.50%) Degree
8 19 (47.50%) Law
8 19 (47.50%) CISM
8 19 (47.50%) JSP 440
9 18 (45.00%) Management Information System
10 14 (35.00%) CESG
10 14 (35.00%) CESG CLAS
11 6 (15.00%) Service Management
11 6 (15.00%) Migration
11 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
11 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (15.00%) Logistics
11 6 (15.00%) Local Government
12 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
14 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
15 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
15 2 (5.00%) Mathematics

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 19 (47.50%) Law
2 6 (15.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Security Advisor
2 23 (57.50%) Consultant
3 20 (50.00%) Security Consultant
4 19 (47.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (17.50%) Security Architect
5 7 (17.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Compliance Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 36 (90.00%) RMADS
2 18 (45.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (35.00%) CESG
3 14 (35.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Risk Management
2 30 (75.00%) Information Security
3 29 (72.50%) SOA
3 29 (72.50%) CRAMM
3 29 (72.50%) ISMS
4 24 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
5 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (15.00%) Logistics
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
9 1 (2.50%) SIEM
9 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 36 (90.00%) CISSP
2 30 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (57.50%) Degree
4 19 (47.50%) CISM
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (67.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (47.50%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) BT