The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 406 431 366
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -65
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 20 38 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 46
Median salary £42,500 £49,556 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.23% -9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £59,700 £79,600
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Information Assurance
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15047 17996 18124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.17% 85.39% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12469 14956 14002
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the South East

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Assurance
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +29 10 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Hampshire +7 6 £52,000 +5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -6 3 £35,500 +9.23%
Berkshire +21 1 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 49 (56.98%) Information Security
2 46 (53.49%) RMADS
3 41 (47.67%) Security Cleared
4 39 (45.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (40.70%) Management Information System
6 33 (38.37%) CISSP
6 33 (38.37%) Cybersecurity
7 31 (36.05%) Risk Management
8 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 29 (33.72%) DV Cleared
10 27 (31.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 25 (29.07%) Security Management
12 24 (27.91%) Degree
12 24 (27.91%) CLAS
13 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
14 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
15 18 (20.93%) Information Security Management
15 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
16 17 (19.77%) Security Architecture
17 16 (18.60%) Computer Security
17 16 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
17 16 (18.60%) CISA
18 14 (16.28%) CISM
19 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
20 12 (13.95%) Legal
20 12 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
21 11 (12.79%) ISMS
22 10 (11.63%) Network Design
23 9 (10.47%) ITIL

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) IaaS
2 2 (2.33%) PaaS
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Firewall
2 2 (2.33%) Network Security
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) ATM
3 1 (1.16%) HTTP
3 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.95%) Legal
3 8 (9.30%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Consultant
2 23 (26.74%) Analyst
2 23 (26.74%) Security Analyst
3 19 (22.09%) Security Consultant
4 16 (18.60%) Security Manager
5 11 (12.79%) Information Manager
6 10 (11.63%) Information Security Manager
7 8 (9.30%) CLAS Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Governance Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Information Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Information Governance Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.65%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Security Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.70%) Management Information System
2 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) CESG
4 5 (5.81%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.65%) NHS
6 3 (3.49%) Physics
6 3 (3.49%) PKI
7 2 (2.33%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.33%) Statistics
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.98%) Information Security
2 33 (38.37%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (36.05%) Risk Management
4 25 (29.07%) Security Management
5 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
6 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
7 18 (20.93%) Information Security Management
8 17 (19.77%) Security Architecture
9 16 (18.60%) Computer Security
9 16 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (12.79%) ISMS
12 10 (11.63%) Network Design
13 9 (10.47%) Data Protection
13 9 (10.47%) ITIL
14 8 (9.30%) Migration
15 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (6.98%) Business Continuity
15 6 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (6.98%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.49%) C
2 2 (2.33%) C#
2 2 (2.33%) Java
2 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.33%) Python
2 2 (2.33%) Ruby
3 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (47.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (38.37%) CISSP
3 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
4 29 (33.72%) DV Cleared
5 24 (27.91%) CLAS
5 24 (27.91%) Degree
6 16 (18.60%) CISA
7 14 (16.28%) CISM
8 8 (9.30%) CRISC
9 7 (8.14%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (5.81%) SAP Certification
12 4 (4.65%) CREST Certified
12 4 (4.65%) GIAC
13 3 (3.49%) GISF
13 3 (3.49%) SANS
14 2 (2.33%) BC Cleared
14 2 (2.33%) GCIH
15 1 (1.16%) GREM
15 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (53.49%) RMADS
2 39 (45.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (31.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
5 7 (8.14%) COBIT
5 7 (8.14%) ISO22301
6 6 (6.98%) ISO 9001
7 3 (3.49%) JSP 440
7 3 (3.49%) QA
8 1 (1.16%) ISO27005
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) HP
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.81%) SAP
2 5 (5.81%) VMware
3 2 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (1.16%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.16%) EMC
4 1 (1.16%) Qualys
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