The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank - 74 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
Information Assurance
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
494 542 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.59% 79.59% 81.57%
Number of salaries quoted 441 467 477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Somerset

Information Assurance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9000