The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 233 246 237
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Median salary £45,000 £63,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.13% +28.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,000 £36,280
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £65,700
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5070 5845 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.96% 88.80% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4238 4727 4700
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the North West

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Assurance
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 3 £45,000 -29.13% 4
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £65,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
4 1 (12.50%) RMADS
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS
4 1 (12.50%) C#

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Presales Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) RMADS
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