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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 511 575 604
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +29
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 81 81 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 54 46
Median salary £54,788 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +44.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,200 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -10.21%
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
32093 38196 38672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.07% 88.26% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 32251 32657
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 £38,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +18 7 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Greenford +3 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Feltham - 4 £40,000 -
Westminster - 1 £41,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 125 (76.69%) Information Security
2 79 (48.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (42.33%) CISSP
4 47 (28.83%) Risk Management
5 45 (27.61%) Penetration Testing
6 44 (26.99%) Windows
7 43 (26.38%) Project Management
8 42 (25.77%) COBIT
8 42 (25.77%) Degree
9 40 (24.54%) Finance
10 38 (23.31%) Management Information System
10 38 (23.31%) Cybersecurity
11 35 (21.47%) CISM
12 34 (20.86%) Security Cleared
13 33 (20.25%) Security Architecture
13 33 (20.25%) CISA
14 31 (19.02%) Network Security
15 30 (18.40%) ITIL
16 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
17 26 (15.95%) Data Protection
18 25 (15.34%) Unix
19 23 (14.11%) Risk Assessment
20 22 (13.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 22 (13.50%) PCI DSS
20 22 (13.50%) Security Operations
21 21 (12.88%) MS Office
22 20 (12.27%) CESG
23 19 (11.66%) Open Source
23 19 (11.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 18 (11.04%) TOGAF

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 10 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (12.88%) MS Office
2 11 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.75%) Office 365
2 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.02%) Network Security
2 18 (11.04%) Firewall
3 11 (6.75%) DNS
4 10 (6.13%) IP Telephony
5 4 (2.45%) IPsec
5 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.45%) X.400
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) SMTP
6 1 (0.61%) VPN
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Big Data
1 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.61%) GIS
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Cucumber
1 4 (2.45%) Selenium
2 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 40 (24.54%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.52%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Legal
4 4 (2.45%) Law
5 3 (1.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (23.93%) Consultant
2 25 (15.34%) Information Manager
3 23 (14.11%) Security Manager
4 21 (12.88%) Security Consultant
5 20 (12.27%) Information Security Manager
6 17 (10.43%) Architect
6 17 (10.43%) Information Security Consultant
7 14 (8.59%) Information Officer
7 14 (8.59%) Information Security Officer
7 14 (8.59%) Security Officer
8 13 (7.98%) Security Architect
9 12 (7.36%) Information Security Specialist
9 12 (7.36%) Information Specialist
9 12 (7.36%) Security Specialist
10 11 (6.75%) Information Assurance Manager
11 10 (6.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Support Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) HTML
2 1 (0.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.31%) Management Information System
2 20 (12.27%) CESG
3 17 (10.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (7.98%) Blog
5 8 (4.91%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.91%) Social Media
6 6 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.68%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (3.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (3.07%) Smart Meter
8 4 (2.45%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (2.45%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.45%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.84%) NHS
10 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.23%) Statistics
10 2 (1.23%) User Experience
11 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.61%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.99%) Windows
2 25 (15.34%) Unix
3 15 (9.20%) Linux
4 10 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.13%) Solaris
5 4 (2.45%) AIX
6 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (76.69%) Information Security
2 47 (28.83%) Risk Management
3 45 (27.61%) Penetration Testing
4 43 (26.38%) Project Management
5 38 (23.31%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (20.25%) Security Architecture
7 30 (18.40%) ITIL
8 26 (15.95%) Data Protection
9 23 (14.11%) Risk Assessment
10 22 (13.50%) Security Operations
10 22 (13.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 19 (11.66%) Open Source
11 19 (11.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 18 (11.04%) TOGAF
13 17 (10.43%) Ethical Hacking
13 17 (10.43%) Presales
13 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
14 15 (9.20%) Business Development
14 15 (9.20%) IT Audit
15 13 (7.98%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) C++
1 17 (10.43%) Java
2 13 (7.98%) C#
2 13 (7.98%) Objective-C
2 13 (7.98%) PHP
2 13 (7.98%) VB.NET
3 7 (4.29%) C
4 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (42.33%) CISSP
2 42 (25.77%) Degree
3 35 (21.47%) CISM
4 34 (20.86%) Security Cleared
5 33 (20.25%) CISA
6 15 (9.20%) SC Cleared
7 14 (8.59%) CREST Certified
8 13 (7.98%) CESG Certified Professional
8 13 (7.98%) CHECK Team Leader
9 12 (7.36%) GIAC
10 8 (4.91%) CEH
10 8 (4.91%) CLAS
10 8 (4.91%) SANS
11 7 (4.29%) CRISC
12 6 (3.68%) DV Cleared
13 5 (3.07%) APMP
13 5 (3.07%) GCIH
14 4 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (2.45%) CompTIA Security+
14 4 (2.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (48.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (25.77%) COBIT
3 22 (13.50%) PCI DSS
4 14 (8.59%) QA
5 12 (7.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.84%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.61%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.13%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.13%) KVM
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (7.36%) SCCM
2 10 (6.13%) Cobbler
2 10 (6.13%) FreeIPA
2 10 (6.13%) Puppet
2 10 (6.13%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.61%) Nessus
3 1 (0.61%) QRadar
3 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.23%) Juniper
4 1 (0.61%) Casewise
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco
4 1 (0.61%) ESRI
4 1 (0.61%) Forcepoint
4 1 (0.61%) Google
4 1 (0.61%) i2
4 1 (0.61%) IBM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.61%) Symantec
4 1 (0.61%) Varonis
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