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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 17 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.62% - 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -16.36%
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
51 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 78.46% 42.65% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 26
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Military
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) RMADS
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared