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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 121 150 144
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.061% 0.081% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.096% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.13%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -10.21%
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
1391 2082 2213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.13% 84.53% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1678 1350
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) GREM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
2 2 (66.67%) GCIA
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) Presales

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
1 2 (66.67%) GCIA
1 2 (66.67%) GCIH
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) GREM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) HP