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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 194 175 188
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.57% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £42,500 £63,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.07% +40.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
3384 3510 3550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.71% 89.95% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2883 2901 2943
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Solution Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago