The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Assurance Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 134 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 6 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Information Assurance Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2306 2113 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.65% 93.87% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1678 1601
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Assurance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Assurance Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Network Design
1 16 (100.00%) RMADS
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 16 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 15 (93.75%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (93.75%) DV Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) CESG
2 15 (93.75%) CESG CLAS
2 15 (93.75%) Management Information System
2 15 (93.75%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) RMADS
2 15 (93.75%) Management Information System
2 15 (93.75%) CESG
2 15 (93.75%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Network Design
1 16 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 16 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 15 (93.75%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (93.75%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001