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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / London
Rank 532 565 574
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 47 78 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 44
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -9.09%

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
30048 36807 35921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.94% 89.24% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25220 31455 30125
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 £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +12 8 £55,000 -9.83% 2
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Greenford - 2 £52,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 97 (74.62%) Information Security
2 72 (55.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (39.23%) CISSP
4 48 (36.92%) Risk Management
5 38 (29.23%) Management Information System
6 36 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (26.15%) Penetration Testing
8 33 (25.38%) Security Cleared
8 33 (25.38%) CISM
9 32 (24.62%) Windows
9 32 (24.62%) COBIT
10 26 (20.00%) Project Management
11 25 (19.23%) Finance
11 25 (19.23%) Network Security
12 24 (18.46%) ITIL
13 21 (16.15%) Security Architecture
13 21 (16.15%) SANS
14 20 (15.38%) Degree
15 19 (14.62%) SC Cleared
15 19 (14.62%) SIEM
15 19 (14.62%) CISA
15 19 (14.62%) Firewall
15 19 (14.62%) GIAC
15 19 (14.62%) Risk Assessment
15 19 (14.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 18 (13.85%) Linux
16 18 (13.85%) Data Protection
17 17 (13.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 17 (13.08%) TOGAF
17 17 (13.08%) CESG

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 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Office
2 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.23%) Network Security
2 19 (14.62%) Firewall
3 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.08%) IPsec
4 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.08%) X.400
5 1 (0.77%) DHCP
5 1 (0.77%) DNS
5 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.77%) FTP
5 1 (0.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.77%) Intranet
5 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.77%) LAN
5 1 (0.77%) SMTP
5 1 (0.77%) VPN
5 1 (0.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) Big Data
1 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.77%) GIS
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 5 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (19.23%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.38%) Banking
4 6 (4.62%) Legal
5 4 (3.08%) Law
6 3 (2.31%) Advertising
6 3 (2.31%) Marketing
6 3 (2.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (20.77%) Consultant
2 19 (14.62%) Security Consultant
3 17 (13.08%) Analyst
4 16 (12.31%) Architect
4 16 (12.31%) Information Security Consultant
4 16 (12.31%) Security Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Information Manager
6 11 (8.46%) Information Security Specialist
6 11 (8.46%) Information Specialist
6 11 (8.46%) Security Architect
6 11 (8.46%) Security Specialist
7 10 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Information Assurance Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Information Security Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Security Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Information Security Officer
10 6 (4.62%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.23%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.08%) CESG
3 13 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
4 8 (6.15%) Social Media
5 7 (5.38%) Blog
5 7 (5.38%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (4.62%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (2.31%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.31%) Smart Energy
10 2 (1.54%) NHS
11 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) Linux
3 15 (11.54%) Unix
4 4 (3.08%) AIX
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (74.62%) Information Security
2 48 (36.92%) Risk Management
3 36 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (26.15%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (20.00%) Project Management
6 24 (18.46%) ITIL
7 21 (16.15%) Security Architecture
8 19 (14.62%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (14.62%) SIEM
8 19 (14.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 18 (13.85%) Data Protection
10 17 (13.08%) TOGAF
10 17 (13.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 15 (11.54%) Security Operations
12 11 (8.46%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (7.69%) ISMS
14 9 (6.92%) Information Governance
14 9 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (6.92%) Vulnerability Management
15 8 (6.15%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.23%) C++
1 12 (9.23%) Java
2 7 (5.38%) C#
2 7 (5.38%) Objective-C
2 7 (5.38%) PHP
2 7 (5.38%) VB.NET
3 5 (3.85%) C
4 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (39.23%) CISSP
2 33 (25.38%) CISM
2 33 (25.38%) Security Cleared
3 21 (16.15%) SANS
4 20 (15.38%) Degree
5 19 (14.62%) CISA
5 19 (14.62%) GIAC
5 19 (14.62%) SC Cleared
6 15 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
7 14 (10.77%) GCIA
7 14 (10.77%) GCIH
8 9 (6.92%) CEH
8 9 (6.92%) CRISC
9 8 (6.15%) CREST Certified
10 7 (5.38%) CHECK Team Leader
10 7 (5.38%) CLAS
10 7 (5.38%) DV Cleared
11 6 (4.62%) APMP
12 5 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (55.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (24.62%) COBIT
3 12 (9.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (6.92%) QA
5 4 (3.08%) Data Quality
5 4 (3.08%) GDPR
5 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.31%) ISO27002
6 3 (2.31%) RMADS
6 3 (2.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.62%) CSIRT
2 6 (4.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.62%) Nessus
2 6 (4.62%) QRadar
3 2 (1.54%) WSUS
4 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.77%) EnCase
4 1 (0.77%) FTK
4 1 (0.77%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.77%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Intel Security
3 6 (4.62%) BeyondTrust
3 6 (4.62%) Blue Coat
3 6 (4.62%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.62%) Cisco
3 6 (4.62%) Dell
3 6 (4.62%) FireEye
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) Casewise
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.54%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.77%) ESRI
6 1 (0.77%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.77%) Google
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Juniper
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Symantec
6 1 (0.77%) Varonis
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