The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank - - 72
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,050 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.11% -25.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 524 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.18% 84.52% 79.79%
Number of salaries quoted 365 470 406
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Merseyside