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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 362 372 384
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 68 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 25
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
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
16532 16239 17318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.91% 80.24% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13340 12832 14779
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +31 43 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Berkshire -5 16 £66,250 +47.22% 1
Hampshire -37 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 49 (33.11%) PHP
1 49 (33.11%) Security Cleared
2 48 (32.43%) RMADS
3 46 (31.08%) Python
4 44 (29.73%) Management Information System
4 44 (29.73%) CESG
5 43 (29.05%) CESG CLAS
6 42 (28.38%) Internet
6 42 (28.38%) Risk Management
7 40 (27.03%) CISSP
8 39 (26.35%) Linux
8 39 (26.35%) Web Services
9 35 (23.65%) HTTP
9 35 (23.65%) DNS
10 32 (21.62%) Perl
10 32 (21.62%) SC Cleared
10 32 (21.62%) Cyber Security
11 31 (20.95%) Bash Shell
12 30 (20.27%) Red Hat
13 28 (18.92%) Information Security
14 26 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 26 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 26 (17.57%) Puppet
14 26 (17.57%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (16.22%) Security Architecture
15 24 (16.22%) Windows
16 22 (14.86%) JavaScript
17 21 (14.19%) SQL
17 21 (14.19%) Apache

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (14.19%) Apache
2 17 (11.49%) nginx
3 4 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.38%) Internet
2 35 (23.65%) HTTP
2 35 (23.65%) DNS
3 13 (8.78%) DHCP
4 9 (6.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (6.08%) Wireshark
4 9 (6.08%) tcpdump
5 6 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.05%) Network Security
6 5 (3.38%) Firewall
7 4 (2.70%) LDAP
7 4 (2.70%) FTP
7 4 (2.70%) LAN
7 4 (2.70%) WAN
7 4 (2.70%) SMTP
8 3 (2.03%) VPN
9 2 (1.35%) Wireless
9 2 (1.35%) IPsec
10 1 (0.68%) SNMP
10 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) MySQL
2 3 (2.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (12.84%) Selenium
2 18 (12.16%) WebDriver
2 18 (12.16%) JMeter
2 18 (12.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (8.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.08%) Finance
3 8 (5.41%) Law
4 6 (4.05%) Legal
5 5 (3.38%) Banking
6 4 (2.70%) Military
7 3 (2.03%) Local Government
7 3 (2.03%) Retail
8 2 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.68%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (18.92%) Consultant
2 26 (17.57%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (13.51%) Architect
4 19 (12.84%) Security Architect
4 19 (12.84%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 16 (10.81%) Security Advisor
6 15 (10.14%) Analyst
6 15 (10.14%) Security Consultant
7 14 (9.46%) Software Engineer
8 12 (8.11%) Security Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) CLAS Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Information Security Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.05%) Administrator
12 5 (3.38%) Information Assurance Consultant
13 4 (2.70%) Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Development Manager
13 4 (2.70%) Security Engineer
14 3 (2.03%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.35%) Web Services
2 18 (12.16%) LAMP
3 3 (2.03%) JSP
3 3 (2.03%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) Symfony
4 1 (0.68%) jQuery
4 1 (0.68%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) Pthreads
4 1 (0.68%) JSON
4 1 (0.68%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) STL
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) POSIX
4 1 (0.68%) Yii
4 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.43%) RMADS
2 44 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 44 (29.73%) CESG
3 43 (29.05%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (6.08%) Open Source
5 5 (3.38%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) PKI
6 3 (2.03%) NHS
7 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.35%) GIS
7 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.35%) SCADA
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.35%) Linux
2 26 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (16.22%) Windows
4 13 (8.78%) CentOS
5 6 (4.05%) Solaris
5 6 (4.05%) UNIX
6 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.35%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Risk Management
2 32 (21.62%) Cyber Security
3 28 (18.92%) Information Security
4 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (16.22%) Security Architecture
5 21 (14.19%) Security Testing
5 21 (14.19%) Test Strategy
6 18 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (12.16%) Test Automation
6 18 (12.16%) Configuration Management
6 18 (12.16%) Workflow
7 17 (11.49%) CRAMM
7 17 (11.49%) Risk Analysis
8 16 (10.81%) ISMS
8 16 (10.81%) SOA
9 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.14%) Automated Testing
10 14 (9.46%) SIEM
11 13 (8.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.11%) PHP
2 46 (31.08%) Python
3 32 (21.62%) Perl
4 31 (20.95%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (14.19%) SQL
7 19 (12.84%) Ruby
8 18 (12.16%) Java
9 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.03%) C
10 3 (2.03%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) C#
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 49 (33.11%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.03%) CISSP
3 32 (21.62%) SC Cleared
4 18 (12.16%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.11%) CISM
6 11 (7.43%) Degree
7 8 (5.41%) GIAC
8 4 (2.70%) CEH
8 4 (2.70%) GCIA
8 4 (2.70%) GCIH
9 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.03%) ISEB
9 3 (2.03%) CISA
9 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.35%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.68%) CHFI
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.68%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (12.84%) QA
3 5 (3.38%) JSP 440
3 5 (3.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.35%) COBIT
5 1 (0.68%) BS25999
5 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.68%) GAMP
5 1 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Snort
2 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.70%) KVM
3 4 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (17.57%) Puppet
1 26 (17.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.70%) Nagios
2 4 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (20.27%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.08%) Sourcefire
3 4 (2.70%) LogRhythm
3 4 (2.70%) Splunk
3 4 (2.70%) ArcSight
3 4 (2.70%) Citrix
3 4 (2.70%) VMware
4 2 (1.35%) BT
4 2 (1.35%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.68%) Zend
5 1 (0.68%) i2
5 1 (0.68%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
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