The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Information Assurance
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 70.30% 62.50% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 18 30
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Plymouth

Information Assurance
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM