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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 60 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 17 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.36% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
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
610 390 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.60% 75.44% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 537 341 457
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (96.77%) RMADS
3 27 (87.10%) Risk Management
4 24 (77.42%) Management Information System
4 24 (77.42%) CESG
4 24 (77.42%) CESG CLAS
5 19 (61.29%) SOA
5 19 (61.29%) CRAMM
5 19 (61.29%) ISMS
6 16 (51.61%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (25.81%) Information Security
9 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Degree
11 6 (19.35%) CISM
11 6 (19.35%) Law
11 6 (19.35%) JSP 440
12 4 (12.90%) Service Management
12 4 (12.90%) Migration
12 4 (12.90%) Logistics
12 4 (12.90%) Local Government
12 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (6.45%) BT
13 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
14 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
14 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
14 1 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
General
1 6 (19.35%) Law
2 4 (12.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Security Advisor
2 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Security Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Security Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) RMADS
2 24 (77.42%) Management Information System
2 24 (77.42%) CESG
2 24 (77.42%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Risk Management
2 19 (61.29%) SOA
2 19 (61.29%) CRAMM
2 19 (61.29%) ISMS
3 16 (51.61%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (25.81%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Logistics
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 6 (19.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (19.35%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) BT