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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 544 573 615
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +42
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 79 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 36
Average salary £60,000 £61,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £81,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
35568 35193 37397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.83% 85.75% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30366 29588 30257
Average salary £57,500 £55,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.60% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +71 21 £61,000 +25.12% 8
Uxbridge +3 2 - -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (69.81%) Information Security
2 90 (56.60%) CISSP
3 78 (49.06%) Management Information System
4 77 (48.43%) Cybersecurity
5 60 (37.74%) Risk Management
6 57 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 55 (34.59%) Degree
8 53 (33.33%) Finance
9 50 (31.45%) CISM
10 47 (29.56%) CESG Certified Professional
11 45 (28.30%) CISA
11 45 (28.30%) CESG
12 43 (27.04%) Risk Assessment
12 43 (27.04%) CLAS
13 40 (25.16%) Security Cleared
14 38 (23.90%) ITIL
15 35 (22.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 29 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (15.72%) SC Cleared
18 23 (14.47%) COBIT
19 22 (13.84%) Incident Management
19 22 (13.84%) Security Architecture
19 22 (13.84%) Firewall
19 22 (13.84%) Windows
20 21 (13.21%) Linux
20 21 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (13.21%) Mathematics
21 20 (12.58%) Identity Management
22 19 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
22 19 (11.95%) Agile Software Development

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (10.69%) Apache
1 17 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (10.69%) MS Exchange
1 17 (10.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.84%) Firewall
2 19 (11.95%) Network Security
3 17 (10.69%) iSCSI
3 17 (10.69%) LAN
3 17 (10.69%) LDAP
3 17 (10.69%) MRTG
3 17 (10.69%) SAN
3 17 (10.69%) SNMP
3 17 (10.69%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.69%) VPN
3 17 (10.69%) WAN
4 3 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) MySQL
2 9 (5.66%) GIS
3 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) Selenium
2 1 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.29%) Legal
4 8 (5.03%) Law
5 7 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.40%) Marketing
6 6 (3.77%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.14%) Banking
7 5 (3.14%) Electronics
8 2 (1.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (23.27%) Consultant
2 29 (18.24%) Security Consultant
3 26 (16.35%) Analyst
4 24 (15.09%) Information Manager
5 20 (12.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 18 (11.32%) Administrator
7 17 (10.69%) Information Analyst
7 17 (10.69%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (10.06%) Architect
8 16 (10.06%) Security Architect
9 13 (8.18%) Information Assurance Manager
9 13 (8.18%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (8.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (8.18%) Security Analyst
9 13 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (6.92%) Information Risk Analyst
10 11 (6.92%) Risk Analyst
11 10 (6.29%) Senior Information Analyst
12 9 (5.66%) Enterprise Security Architect
12 9 (5.66%) Information Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.69%) LAMP
2 2 (1.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (49.06%) Management Information System
2 45 (28.30%) CESG
3 29 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (13.21%) Mathematics
5 19 (11.95%) CESG CLAS
6 10 (6.29%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.66%) PKI
8 7 (4.40%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (2.52%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (1.89%) SCADA
11 3 (1.89%) Smart Meter
12 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.26%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.63%) Equities
13 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.84%) Windows
2 21 (13.21%) Linux
3 18 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.69%) CentOS
4 17 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (69.81%) Information Security
2 77 (48.43%) Cybersecurity
3 60 (37.74%) Risk Management
4 43 (27.04%) Risk Assessment
5 38 (23.90%) ITIL
6 22 (13.84%) Incident Management
6 22 (13.84%) Security Architecture
7 21 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (12.58%) Identity Management
9 19 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (11.32%) Security Management
11 17 (10.69%) Configuration Management
11 17 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (10.06%) ISMS
12 16 (10.06%) Security Testing
13 15 (9.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 14 (8.81%) Information Security Management
15 13 (8.18%) Data Governance
15 13 (8.18%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.95%) Perl
2 18 (11.32%) Bash Shell
2 18 (11.32%) Java
3 13 (8.18%) C
4 2 (1.26%) Python
4 2 (1.26%) Ruby
4 2 (1.26%) SQL
5 1 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 90 (56.60%) CISSP
2 55 (34.59%) Degree
3 50 (31.45%) CISM
4 47 (29.56%) CESG Certified Professional
5 45 (28.30%) CISA
6 43 (27.04%) CLAS
7 40 (25.16%) Security Cleared
8 25 (15.72%) SC Cleared
9 14 (8.81%) CRISC
10 13 (8.18%) DV Cleared
11 10 (6.29%) SANS
12 8 (5.03%) ISSEP
13 6 (3.77%) CEH
13 6 (3.77%) GIAC
14 5 (3.14%) CGEIT
15 4 (2.52%) CSSLP
15 4 (2.52%) GSEC
15 4 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (2.52%) PCI QSA
16 3 (1.89%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (22.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 23 (14.47%) COBIT
4 14 (8.81%) JSP 440
5 12 (7.55%) PCI DSS
6 10 (6.29%) ISO27002
7 8 (5.03%) RMADS
8 3 (1.89%) BS25999
8 3 (1.89%) QA
9 1 (0.63%) FATCA
9 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (10.69%) Icinga
1 17 (10.69%) Nagios
1 17 (10.69%) SELinux
1 17 (10.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.69%) Red Hat
2 17 (10.69%) VMware
3 5 (3.14%) SAP
4 1 (0.63%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.63%) Reuters
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