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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 548 624 539
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -85
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 59 29 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.076% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 56
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -13.63%
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
36028 38345 35951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.14% 83.70% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30005 31315 30025
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 12 £57,500 +27.01% 2
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Sidcup - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 78 (61.90%) Information Security
2 64 (50.79%) CISSP
3 48 (38.10%) PCI DSS
4 39 (30.95%) COBIT
5 38 (30.16%) Firewall
6 36 (28.57%) Cyber Security
7 34 (26.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 32 (25.40%) Security Cleared
9 28 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 27 (21.43%) CESG
11 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
11 26 (20.63%) Risk Management
12 24 (19.05%) Incident Management
12 24 (19.05%) SC Cleared
13 21 (16.67%) Windows
13 21 (16.67%) Linux
13 21 (16.67%) Degree
14 19 (15.08%) CISM
15 18 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 16 (12.70%) GIAC
17 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
18 14 (11.11%) Java
18 14 (11.11%) Finance
19 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (10.32%) Security Testing
20 12 (9.52%) SQL
20 12 (9.52%) DRM
20 12 (9.52%) Snort
20 12 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.16%) Firewall
2 18 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (8.73%) VPN
5 9 (7.14%) LAN
5 9 (7.14%) Internet
6 8 (6.35%) WAN
6 8 (6.35%) LDAP
7 7 (5.56%) SNMP
7 7 (5.56%) SAN
7 7 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.56%) MRTG
8 3 (2.38%) SSL
8 3 (2.38%) IPsec
9 2 (1.59%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.79%) Network Security
10 1 (0.79%) Wireless
10 1 (0.79%) DNS
10 1 (0.79%) SMTP
10 1 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) JUnit
1 2 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.59%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.59%) Maven
1 2 (1.59%) Selenium
1 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
1 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Legal
3 4 (3.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Military
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (38.10%) Analyst
2 44 (34.92%) Security Analyst
3 32 (25.40%) Information Analyst
3 32 (25.40%) Information Security Analyst
4 19 (15.08%) Consultant
5 16 (12.70%) Architect
6 13 (10.32%) Security Manager
7 10 (7.94%) Security Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Security Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Security Operations Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) CLAS Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.17%) Administrator
12 4 (3.17%) Operations Manager
12 4 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.17%) Security Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) JSP
2 6 (4.76%) Web Services
3 5 (3.97%) Hibernate
3 5 (3.97%) Spring
3 5 (3.97%) HTML
3 5 (3.97%) CSS
4 3 (2.38%) Java EE
5 2 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.59%) Struts
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.43%) CESG
2 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 9 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
3 9 (7.14%) PKI
3 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.56%) RMADS
4 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.97%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (3.97%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.59%) GIS
7 2 (1.59%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.59%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.79%) Open Source
8 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.67%) Linux
1 21 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (61.90%) Information Security
2 36 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 28 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 26 (20.63%) Risk Management
5 24 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (10.32%) Security Testing
7 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (9.52%) DRM
8 12 (9.52%) People Management
9 11 (8.73%) ITIL
9 11 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.94%) Performance Management
10 10 (7.94%) ISMS
10 10 (7.94%) Security Management
11 9 (7.14%) Change Management
11 9 (7.14%) TOGAF
11 9 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 8 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.11%) Java
2 12 (9.52%) SQL
3 7 (5.56%) C
4 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
6 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (50.79%) CISSP
2 32 (25.40%) Security Cleared
3 24 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 21 (16.67%) Degree
5 19 (15.08%) CISM
6 16 (12.70%) GIAC
7 12 (9.52%) DV Cleared
8 11 (8.73%) GCIA
8 11 (8.73%) GCIH
9 8 (6.35%) CISA
9 8 (6.35%) CRISC
10 7 (5.56%) CEH
11 5 (3.97%) SSCP
11 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (3.17%) MCSE
12 4 (3.17%) CCNA
13 3 (2.38%) ISEB
13 3 (2.38%) ISTQB
13 3 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (38.10%) PCI DSS
2 39 (30.95%) COBIT
3 34 (26.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (5.56%) JSP 440
5 4 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.59%) CESG Infosec
7 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) Snort
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Nagios
1 7 (5.56%) Icinga
Vendors
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.38%) VMware
2 3 (2.38%) Citrix
2 3 (2.38%) Juniper
2 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (2.38%) Cisco
3 2 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (0.79%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.79%) BT
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