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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 138 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.54% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £56,525 £45,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.55% -16.81%
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
2073 2019 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.46% 78.56% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1514 1285
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Reading

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) RMADS
3 13 (61.90%) Security Architecture
4 12 (57.14%) Network Design
5 11 (52.38%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (38.10%) CESG
7 8 (38.10%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (33.33%) Information Security
9 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
11 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
11 3 (14.29%) ISEB
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL
12 2 (9.52%) MODAF
12 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
12 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
13 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (4.76%) Business Development

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) CLAS Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 6 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance Officer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) RMADS
2 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 8 (38.10%) CESG
3 8 (38.10%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Security Architecture
2 12 (57.14%) Network Design
3 11 (52.38%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (33.33%) Information Security
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) MODAF
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
9 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Coaching
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.76%) Time Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
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