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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 354 371 347
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 92 66 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.31% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.40% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 65
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,900 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,600 £52,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
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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 +8 35 £50,000 -2.91% 7
Hampshire -2 28 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Berkshire -10 22 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +6 7 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 2 £50,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 128 (65.64%) Security Cleared
2 87 (44.62%) RMADS
3 81 (41.54%) SC Cleared
4 76 (38.97%) Information Security
5 68 (34.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 63 (32.31%) DV Cleared
7 59 (30.26%) CISSP
8 58 (29.74%) Risk Management
9 52 (26.67%) Management Information System
10 47 (24.10%) Security Architecture
11 42 (21.54%) Finance
11 42 (21.54%) CESG
12 41 (21.03%) CESG CLAS
13 40 (20.51%) CISM
13 40 (20.51%) Degree
14 38 (19.49%) Network Design
14 38 (19.49%) SOA
15 37 (18.97%) ISMS
16 36 (18.46%) CRAMM
17 32 (16.41%) Risk Analysis
18 30 (15.38%) Law
18 30 (15.38%) Telecoms
19 28 (14.36%) Risk Assessment
20 23 (11.79%) Security Testing
21 22 (11.28%) Internet
22 21 (10.77%) TOGAF
22 21 (10.77%) MODAF
23 20 (10.26%) Retail
23 20 (10.26%) Fujitsu
23 20 (10.26%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 8 (4.10%) IIS
2 3 (1.54%) Apache
2 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) nginx
3 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.28%) Internet
2 16 (8.21%) DNS
2 16 (8.21%) HTTP
3 12 (6.15%) DHCP
4 8 (4.10%) tcpdump
4 8 (4.10%) Firewall
4 8 (4.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (4.10%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.54%) FTP
5 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.54%) LDAP
5 3 (1.54%) LAN
5 3 (1.54%) WAN
5 3 (1.54%) SMTP
6 2 (1.03%) Wireless
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
7 1 (0.51%) VoIP
7 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.08%) MySQL
2 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) JIRA
1 3 (1.54%) Selenium
1 3 (1.54%) WebDriver
1 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 42 (21.54%) Finance
2 30 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 30 (15.38%) Law
3 20 (10.26%) Retail
4 17 (8.72%) Military
5 9 (4.62%) Electronics
6 8 (4.10%) Legal
7 6 (3.08%) Local Government
8 2 (1.03%) Banking
8 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.51%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 85 (43.59%) Consultant
2 47 (24.10%) Security Consultant
3 40 (20.51%) Information Security Consultant
4 33 (16.92%) Architect
5 31 (15.90%) Security Advisor
6 24 (12.31%) CLAS Consultant
7 19 (9.74%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 17 (8.72%) Analyst
9 15 (7.69%) Security Architect
10 13 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (6.67%) Security Analyst
11 8 (4.10%) IT Security Analyst
12 6 (3.08%) Service Manager
12 6 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.56%) Professional Services Manager
14 4 (2.05%) Head of Security
14 4 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.05%) Administrator
15 3 (1.54%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.08%) Web Services
2 3 (1.54%) LAMP
3 2 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (0.51%) CSS
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) JSON
4 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 87 (44.62%) RMADS
2 52 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 42 (21.54%) CESG
4 41 (21.03%) CESG CLAS
5 7 (3.59%) Human Factors
6 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.03%) Open Source
8 2 (1.03%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) Blog
9 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.74%) Linux
2 14 (7.18%) CentOS
2 14 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (3.59%) Windows
4 3 (1.54%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.97%) Information Security
2 58 (29.74%) Risk Management
3 47 (24.10%) Security Architecture
4 38 (19.49%) SOA
4 38 (19.49%) Network Design
5 37 (18.97%) ISMS
6 36 (18.46%) CRAMM
7 32 (16.41%) Risk Analysis
8 28 (14.36%) Risk Assessment
9 23 (11.79%) Security Testing
10 21 (10.77%) MODAF
10 21 (10.77%) TOGAF
11 20 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 20 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (9.74%) Cyber Security
13 15 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 14 (7.18%) SIEM
14 14 (7.18%) Software Testing
14 14 (7.18%) ITIL
15 12 (6.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.21%) PHP
2 13 (6.67%) Python
2 13 (6.67%) Perl
3 12 (6.15%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.54%) Java
5 3 (1.54%) SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Ruby
6 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 128 (65.64%) Security Cleared
2 81 (41.54%) SC Cleared
3 63 (32.31%) DV Cleared
4 59 (30.26%) CISSP
5 40 (20.51%) CISM
5 40 (20.51%) Degree
6 10 (5.13%) CISA
7 8 (4.10%) GIAC
8 6 (3.08%) GCIA
8 6 (3.08%) GCIH
9 2 (1.03%) ISEB
9 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.03%) CEH
9 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (34.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.74%) JSP 440
3 9 (4.62%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.56%) Snort
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (7.18%) Puppet
2 12 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.26%) Fujitsu
2 14 (7.18%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.10%) Sourcefire
4 5 (2.56%) LogRhythm
4 5 (2.56%) Splunk
4 5 (2.56%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.03%) BT
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Citrix
6 1 (0.51%) i2
6 1 (0.51%) Percona
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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