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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 372 405 371
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 64 65 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 54
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
15606 18192 19316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.46% 85.30% 83.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13141 14575 15414
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Hampshire +14 31 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +25 15 £60,000 +26.31% 1
East Sussex -3 7 £50,000 -
Berkshire +6 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 3 £45,000 -11.76%
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 77 (59.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (54.26%) Information Security
3 68 (52.71%) RMADS
4 53 (41.09%) Security Cleared
4 53 (41.09%) CLAS
5 50 (38.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 50 (38.76%) Cybersecurity
6 49 (37.98%) Management Information System
6 49 (37.98%) Risk Management
7 47 (36.43%) SC Cleared
8 46 (35.66%) Degree
8 46 (35.66%) CISSP
9 37 (28.68%) Security Management
10 31 (24.03%) PCI DSS
10 31 (24.03%) ISMS
11 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
12 28 (21.71%) Mentoring
13 27 (20.93%) DV Cleared
13 27 (20.93%) CISM
13 27 (20.93%) Risk Assessment
14 26 (20.16%) CISA
15 22 (17.05%) Legal
16 21 (16.28%) Information Security Management
17 20 (15.50%) Migration
18 19 (14.73%) Finance
18 19 (14.73%) CESG Certified Professional
19 18 (13.95%) Network Design
20 16 (12.40%) Computer Security
21 15 (11.63%) Computer Science
21 15 (11.63%) ISO 9001

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 6 (4.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.10%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Firewall
2 5 (3.88%) SSL
3 4 (3.10%) IPsec
3 4 (3.10%) LAN
3 4 (3.10%) VPN
3 4 (3.10%) WAN
3 4 (3.10%) Wireless
4 3 (2.33%) Network Security
5 2 (1.55%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) Internet
5 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) ATM
6 1 (0.78%) DNS
6 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.78%) IPv4
6 1 (0.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 22 (17.05%) Legal
2 19 (14.73%) Finance
3 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.65%) Publishing
5 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.10%) Retail
6 3 (2.33%) Electronics
7 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.55%) Back Office
7 2 (1.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (31.78%) Security Manager
2 37 (28.68%) Consultant
3 26 (20.16%) Information Manager
3 26 (20.16%) Information Security Manager
4 23 (17.83%) Analyst
4 23 (17.83%) Security Analyst
5 20 (15.50%) Security Consultant
6 15 (11.63%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) IT Manager
7 11 (8.53%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (5.43%) CLAS Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) CLAS Security Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Governance Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Information Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Information Governance Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) CISSP Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) Information Risk Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Risk Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) jQuery
2 2 (1.55%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.55%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) JMS
3 1 (0.78%) LESS
3 1 (0.78%) Node.js
3 1 (0.78%) REST
3 1 (0.78%) Sass
3 1 (0.78%) SOAP
3 1 (0.78%) WSDL
3 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (37.98%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.08%) CESG
4 11 (8.53%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.20%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (4.65%) Cybercrime
6 6 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.55%) Verilog
8 2 (1.55%) VHDL
9 1 (0.78%) CMDB
9 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (54.26%) Information Security
2 50 (38.76%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (37.98%) Risk Management
4 37 (28.68%) Security Management
5 31 (24.03%) ISMS
6 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
7 28 (21.71%) Mentoring
8 27 (20.93%) Risk Assessment
9 21 (16.28%) Information Security Management
10 20 (15.50%) Migration
11 18 (13.95%) Network Design
12 16 (12.40%) Computer Security
13 14 (10.85%) Quality Management
14 13 (10.08%) Risk Analysis
14 13 (10.08%) Security Architecture
15 12 (9.30%) Presales
16 11 (8.53%) Technical Architecture
17 10 (7.75%) Data Protection
18 8 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
19 7 (5.43%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.20%) C
2 4 (3.10%) SQL
3 3 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.55%) Assembly Language
4 2 (1.55%) C#
4 2 (1.55%) C++
5 1 (0.78%) Perl
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (41.09%) CLAS
1 53 (41.09%) Security Cleared
2 47 (36.43%) SC Cleared
3 46 (35.66%) CISSP
3 46 (35.66%) Degree
4 27 (20.93%) CISM
4 27 (20.93%) DV Cleared
5 26 (20.16%) CISA
6 19 (14.73%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (6.98%) CRISC
8 8 (6.20%) SAP Certification
9 6 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (4.65%) IISP
10 5 (3.88%) CREST Certified
10 5 (3.88%) PCI QSA
11 4 (3.10%) GISF
11 4 (3.10%) ISACA
12 3 (2.33%) GIAC
12 3 (2.33%) SANS
13 1 (0.78%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (59.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (52.71%) RMADS
3 50 (38.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 31 (24.03%) PCI DSS
5 15 (11.63%) ISO 9001
6 11 (8.53%) ISO22301
7 9 (6.98%) COBIT
8 5 (3.88%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.55%) DO-254
10 1 (0.78%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.55%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 12 (9.30%) VMware
2 11 (8.53%) SAP
3 10 (7.75%) HP
4 4 (3.10%) Cisco
5 3 (2.33%) Splunk
6 2 (1.55%) Altera
6 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.55%) Juniper
6 2 (1.55%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.55%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.78%) EMC
7 1 (0.78%) ESRI
7 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle
7 1 (0.78%) Qualys
7 1 (0.78%) Symantec
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