The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 110 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.069% 0.17% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.21% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £51,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -10.00%
Information Assurance
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1215 965 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.32% 80.42% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 933 761 910
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Assurance
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) BS25999
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) ISACA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
1 1 (50.00%) ISACA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) BS25999
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS