The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 617 539 627
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +88
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 29 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.16% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 28
Average salary £58,250 £70,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £53,950 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40501 37083 44334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.79% 81.50% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33166 30920 38117
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Assurance
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -27 11 £56,000 -20.00% 5
Greenford - 2 £41,750 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 72 (85.71%) Information Security
2 60 (71.43%) CISSP
3 55 (65.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (58.33%) Risk Management
5 45 (53.57%) CISM
6 40 (47.62%) ITIL
7 39 (46.43%) CISA
8 36 (42.86%) Security Management
9 32 (38.10%) PCI DSS
10 31 (36.90%) Management Information System
11 30 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
12 28 (33.33%) COBIT
13 26 (30.95%) Benchmarking
14 25 (29.76%) Business Continuity
15 24 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
16 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
17 18 (21.43%) Firewall
18 16 (19.05%) Windows
18 16 (19.05%) Degree
19 14 (16.67%) Linux
19 14 (16.67%) Information Security Management
20 13 (15.48%) GIAC
20 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
20 13 (15.48%) Network Security
21 12 (14.29%) SIEM
22 11 (13.10%) Finance
22 11 (13.10%) Cyber Security
22 11 (13.10%) Vulnerability Management
23 10 (11.90%) Banking
23 10 (11.90%) Oracle

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (5.95%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Firewall
2 13 (15.48%) Network Security
3 6 (7.14%) Internet
3 6 (7.14%) LAN
4 5 (5.95%) WLAN
4 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.76%) VPN
6 3 (3.57%) LDAP
6 3 (3.57%) Wireless
6 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.19%) IPsec
8 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.19%) DNS
8 1 (1.19%) SSL
8 1 (1.19%) SAN
8 1 (1.19%) WAN
8 1 (1.19%) DHCP
8 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
1 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 4 (4.76%) Publishing
5 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Consultant
1 34 (40.48%) Security Consultant
2 25 (29.76%) Information Security Consultant
3 15 (17.86%) Security Manager
4 14 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 14 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 14 (16.67%) Analyst
5 13 (15.48%) Senior Consultant
5 13 (15.48%) Senior Security Consultant
6 12 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
7 11 (13.10%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Compliance Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Risk Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) IT Risk Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Information Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
1 3 (3.57%) J2EE
1 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 3 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.90%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.52%) CESG
3 7 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.14%) RMADS
5 3 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.57%) PKI
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.19%) GIS
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (85.71%) Information Security
2 49 (58.33%) Risk Management
3 40 (47.62%) ITIL
4 36 (42.86%) Security Management
5 30 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
6 26 (30.95%) Benchmarking
7 25 (29.76%) Business Continuity
8 24 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
9 14 (16.67%) Information Security Management
10 12 (14.29%) SIEM
11 11 (13.10%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (13.10%) Cyber Security
12 9 (10.71%) Project Management
13 8 (9.52%) Software Engineering
14 7 (8.33%) Data Protection
14 7 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 6 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
16 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
16 5 (5.95%) Service Management
16 5 (5.95%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (4.76%) Perl
3 4 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (1.19%) Tcl
4 1 (1.19%) C
4 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 60 (71.43%) CISSP
2 45 (53.57%) CISM
3 39 (46.43%) CISA
4 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
5 16 (19.05%) Degree
6 13 (15.48%) GIAC
6 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
7 8 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (5.95%) CCIE
9 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
10 4 (4.76%) CEH
11 3 (3.57%) GCIH
11 3 (3.57%) MBA
11 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.38%) SSCP
13 1 (1.19%) MCSE
13 1 (1.19%) CCNA
13 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (1.19%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (65.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 28 (33.33%) COBIT
4 3 (3.57%) QA
4 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.57%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Snort
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Nessus
1 5 (5.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) Cisco
3 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.14%) Q1 Labs
5 4 (4.76%) CA
6 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.57%) LogLogic
6 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.57%) Symantec
7 2 (2.38%) Citrix
7 2 (2.38%) Juniper
7 2 (2.38%) VMware
8 1 (1.19%) Capita
8 1 (1.19%) Sophos
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Debenhams
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago