The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 162 187 194
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.077% 0.083% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.090% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Information Assurance
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2344 3338 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.12% 91.98% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2619 2516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Leeds

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Security Auditing
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Information Governance

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (11.11%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Security Auditing
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk