The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 559 599 658
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +59
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 93 71 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.16% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.18% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 26
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
Information Assurance
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37500 38879 42449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.15% 87.12% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32276 32440 34886
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,863 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in London

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in London

Information Assurance
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 15 £65,000 +13.04% 6
Greenford - 4 £52,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 138 (77.53%) Information Security
2 113 (63.48%) CISSP
3 110 (61.80%) Cybersecurity
4 91 (51.12%) Degree
5 81 (45.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 77 (43.26%) Risk Management
7 68 (38.20%) CISA
8 66 (37.08%) CISM
9 65 (36.52%) Management Information System
10 58 (32.58%) Finance
11 57 (32.02%) Risk Assessment
12 50 (28.09%) CESG Certified Professional
13 49 (27.53%) CLAS
14 45 (25.28%) Network Security
15 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
16 36 (20.22%) Mathematics
17 35 (19.66%) Legal
18 33 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (17.42%) CESG
20 30 (16.85%) PCI DSS
21 29 (16.29%) Security Management
21 29 (16.29%) Security Architecture
22 28 (15.73%) CRISC
22 28 (15.73%) Identity Management
22 28 (15.73%) ITIL
23 26 (14.61%) Business Development
24 25 (14.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
25 23 (12.92%) CESG CLAS
26 21 (11.80%) ISMS
27 20 (11.24%) Data Protection

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.81%) Apache
1 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (2.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.56%) IIS
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Office
2 4 (2.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.28%) Network Security
2 11 (6.18%) LAN
2 11 (6.18%) WAN
3 8 (4.49%) Firewall
4 7 (3.93%) VPN
5 6 (3.37%) Wireless
6 5 (2.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.81%) LDAP
6 5 (2.81%) MRTG
6 5 (2.81%) SAN
6 5 (2.81%) SNMP
6 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.25%) VoIP
8 2 (1.12%) Internet
9 1 (0.56%) HTTP
9 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.56%) Intranet
9 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.81%) MySQL
2 3 (1.69%) GIS
3 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.56%) JIRA
1 1 (0.56%) Selenium
1 1 (0.56%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (0.56%) Toad
1 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (32.58%) Finance
2 35 (19.66%) Legal
3 18 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.49%) Law
5 5 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Military
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (29.78%) Consultant
2 52 (29.21%) Security Consultant
3 29 (16.29%) Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 27 (15.17%) Information Manager
5 18 (10.11%) Architect
5 18 (10.11%) Information Analyst
5 18 (10.11%) Information Assurance Manager
5 18 (10.11%) Security Architect
6 16 (8.99%) Security Analyst
7 15 (8.43%) Security Manager
8 14 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (7.30%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (6.18%) Information Risk Analyst
10 11 (6.18%) Risk Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) Information Security Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Security Assurance Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Senior Information Analyst
12 9 (5.06%) Information Risk Manager
12 9 (5.06%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.81%) .NET
1 5 (2.81%) LAMP
2 3 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) JMS
3 1 (0.56%) REST
3 1 (0.56%) SOAP
3 1 (0.56%) WSDL
3 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (36.52%) Management Information System
2 36 (20.22%) Mathematics
3 33 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (17.42%) CESG
5 23 (12.92%) CESG CLAS
6 20 (11.24%) Cyber Attack
7 17 (9.55%) Computer Science
8 10 (5.62%) Cybercrime
9 7 (3.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (3.37%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (2.25%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.69%) Blog
12 3 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.69%) PKI
12 3 (1.69%) SCADA
12 3 (1.69%) Smart Meter
12 3 (1.69%) Statistics
12 3 (1.69%) User Experience
13 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.62%) Windows
2 6 (3.37%) Linux
2 6 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.81%) CentOS
3 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (77.53%) Information Security
2 110 (61.80%) Cybersecurity
3 77 (43.26%) Risk Management
4 57 (32.02%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (16.29%) Security Architecture
5 29 (16.29%) Security Management
6 28 (15.73%) Identity Management
6 28 (15.73%) ITIL
7 26 (14.61%) Business Development
8 25 (14.04%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 21 (11.80%) ISMS
10 20 (11.24%) Data Protection
10 20 (11.24%) Information Security Management
11 19 (10.67%) Project Management
12 18 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (9.55%) Incident Management
14 16 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (8.43%) Protective Monitoring
15 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (7.30%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.06%) Java
2 6 (3.37%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.37%) Perl
3 4 (2.25%) C#
3 4 (2.25%) PHP
4 3 (1.69%) C
4 3 (1.69%) C++
4 3 (1.69%) Objective-C
4 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.69%) SQL
4 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.56%) Python
5 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 113 (63.48%) CISSP
2 91 (51.12%) Degree
3 68 (38.20%) CISA
4 66 (37.08%) CISM
5 50 (28.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 49 (27.53%) CLAS
7 39 (21.91%) Security Cleared
8 28 (15.73%) CRISC
9 19 (10.67%) SC Cleared
10 18 (10.11%) SANS
11 13 (7.30%) GIAC
12 8 (4.49%) CREST Certified
13 7 (3.93%) DV Cleared
14 6 (3.37%) APMP
14 6 (3.37%) GCIH
15 5 (2.81%) PCI QSA
16 4 (2.25%) CEH
16 4 (2.25%) GSEC
16 4 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (1.69%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (45.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (16.85%) PCI DSS
3 15 (8.43%) COBIT
4 12 (6.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (3.37%) QA
6 5 (2.81%) BS25999
7 4 (2.25%) RMADS
8 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.69%) ISO22301
8 3 (1.69%) ISO27002
8 3 (1.69%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.12%) PA-DSS
9 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.81%) XenServer
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.37%) QRadar
2 5 (2.81%) Icinga
2 5 (2.81%) Nagios
2 5 (2.81%) SELinux
2 5 (2.81%) WSUS
3 3 (1.69%) SCCM
4 2 (1.12%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.49%) VMware
3 6 (3.37%) SAP
4 5 (2.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.56%) ESRI
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle
6 1 (0.56%) Reuters
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