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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
Information Assurance
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
891 822 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.27% 83.79% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 799 688 729
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Kent

Information Assurance
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared