The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 136 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 10 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.94% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.23% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 22
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Information Assurance
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1792 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.03% 76.26% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1229 1269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Reading

Information Assurance
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (91.67%) Cyber Security
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) CESG
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (50.00%) Publishing
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
5 5 (41.67%) RMADS
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (41.67%) Network Design
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) CESG
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) RMADS
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Cyber Security
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (41.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
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