The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 174 169 186
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 4 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.45% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -9.31%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
Information Assurance
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3015 2894 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.13% 88.20% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2374 2706
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Manchester region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Security Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) EPoS
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) SaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Presales
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Firebug
5 2 (15.38%) Fiddler
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) W3C
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Clustering
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) S/MIME
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
1 2 (15.38%) S/MIME
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Fiddler
1 2 (15.38%) Firebug
1 2 (15.38%) MSTest
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Presales Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Advisor
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Advisor
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) EPoS
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (15.38%) W3C
5 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Security Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Presales
4 3 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (15.38%) Information Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
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