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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 564 588 561
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 67 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 42
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £32,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
38080 39730 37673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.68% 84.63% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32190 32726 31226
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +11 4 £70,000 +60.00% 4
Croydon - 1 £29,846 -
Greenford - 1 £54,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 82 (61.65%) Information Security
2 69 (51.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (48.12%) CISSP
4 56 (42.11%) Management Information System
5 48 (36.09%) Cyber Security
6 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
7 42 (31.58%) CISM
8 40 (30.08%) ITIL
9 35 (26.32%) CESG
10 32 (24.06%) Degree
11 31 (23.31%) CISA
12 30 (22.56%) Risk Management
13 29 (21.80%) Finance
14 27 (20.30%) COBIT
15 24 (18.05%) Risk Assessment
16 23 (17.29%) Security Architecture
17 21 (15.79%) SC Cleared
18 19 (14.29%) DV Cleared
19 18 (13.53%) JSP 440
19 18 (13.53%) PCI DSS
19 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (12.78%) RMADS
20 17 (12.78%) Firewall
20 17 (12.78%) IIS
21 16 (12.03%) C
22 15 (11.28%) TOGAF
22 15 (11.28%) CESG CLAS
22 15 (11.28%) Security Testing
23 14 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
23 14 (10.53%) CEH

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (12.78%) IIS
2 10 (7.52%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.77%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.77%) Apache
4 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.78%) Firewall
2 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.27%) LAN
4 10 (7.52%) WAN
5 9 (6.77%) SNMP
5 9 (6.77%) VPN
5 9 (6.77%) SAN
5 9 (6.77%) LDAP
5 9 (6.77%) iSCSI
6 8 (6.02%) MRTG
6 8 (6.02%) Internet
7 4 (3.01%) Network Security
8 3 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.52%) MySQL
2 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Subversion
1 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (21.80%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Marketing
3 7 (5.26%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.76%) Legal
6 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) Local Government
7 3 (2.26%) Electronics
7 3 (2.26%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.26%) Law
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Consultant
2 27 (20.30%) Security Consultant
3 17 (12.78%) Architect
4 16 (12.03%) Security Architect
5 15 (11.28%) Security Manager
6 14 (10.53%) Information Manager
7 13 (9.77%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Architect
8 11 (8.27%) Analyst
9 9 (6.77%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.77%) Administrator
10 8 (6.02%) Information Assurance Manager
11 7 (5.26%) Cyber Security Practitioner
11 7 (5.26%) Security Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) Tester
11 7 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
11 7 (5.26%) Team Leader
12 6 (4.51%) Test Team Leader
12 6 (4.51%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) JSP
2 4 (3.01%) .NET
2 4 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.26%) Java EE
4 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 56 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 35 (26.32%) CESG
3 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.78%) RMADS
5 15 (11.28%) CESG CLAS
6 11 (8.27%) PKI
7 8 (6.02%) SCADA
7 8 (6.02%) GIS
7 8 (6.02%) Smart Meter
7 8 (6.02%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.51%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.01%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.26%) DTV
11 2 (1.50%) BYOD
11 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) Windows
2 13 (9.77%) Linux
3 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.77%) CentOS
4 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (61.65%) Information Security
2 48 (36.09%) Cyber Security
3 40 (30.08%) ITIL
4 30 (22.56%) Risk Management
5 24 (18.05%) Risk Assessment
6 23 (17.29%) Security Architecture
7 15 (11.28%) Security Testing
7 15 (11.28%) TOGAF
8 14 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (10.53%) UML
9 13 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (9.02%) Waterfall
11 11 (8.27%) MODAF
11 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (8.27%) SABSA
12 10 (7.52%) Load Balancing
12 10 (7.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.03%) C
2 10 (7.52%) Java
2 10 (7.52%) Perl
3 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.26%) Scala
4 3 (2.26%) SQL
5 2 (1.50%) Python
6 1 (0.75%) Ruby
6 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 64 (48.12%) CISSP
2 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
3 42 (31.58%) CISM
4 32 (24.06%) Degree
5 31 (23.31%) CISA
6 21 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 19 (14.29%) DV Cleared
8 14 (10.53%) CEH
9 9 (6.77%) CRISC
10 7 (5.26%) PCI QSA
10 7 (5.26%) ISSEP
11 6 (4.51%) GIAC
12 4 (3.01%) ISACA
12 4 (3.01%) CGEIT
13 3 (2.26%) GCIA
13 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (2.26%) GCIH
14 2 (1.50%) GCED
15 1 (0.75%) GCFA
15 1 (0.75%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (51.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (20.30%) COBIT
3 18 (13.53%) JSP 440
3 18 (13.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) QA
5 1 (0.75%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (6.77%) XenServer
2 3 (2.26%) Snort
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) WSUS
1 9 (6.77%) SELinux
2 8 (6.02%) Icinga
2 8 (6.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.77%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.77%) VMware
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle
4 3 (2.26%) SAP
4 3 (2.26%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
London
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Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
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Salary: £425 - £475 per day
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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