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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 123 136 123
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.30% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.36% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 22
Median salary £55,000 - £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
1566 1931 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.73% 83.88% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1404 1373
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 17 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 17 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (88.24%) RMADS
2 15 (88.24%) Network Design
3 11 (64.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (64.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) CESG
5 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (11.76%) CLAS
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security

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:

Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Consultant
2 14 (82.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) CESG
2 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 15 (88.24%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CESG Certified Professional
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (88.24%) RMADS
3 11 (64.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework