The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 147 157
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £42,500 £28,587
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +48.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Information Assurance
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2120 2751 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.11% 89.55% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1739 1852
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Scotland

Information Assurance
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CESG
3 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Information Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS