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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 368 372 343
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 81 67 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 55
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £56,600 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
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
17388 17143 17376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.63% 79.16% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13537 14014 14717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +20 44 £55,000 +6.79% 5
Hampshire -9 18 £43,750 -10.25%
Berkshire -16 15 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 4 - -
M4 Corridor -4 2 £60,000 -14.28%
West Sussex - 2 - -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 104 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 72 (38.30%) RMADS
3 69 (36.70%) SC Cleared
4 59 (31.38%) Information Security
5 55 (29.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 54 (28.72%) Risk Management
7 50 (26.60%) Management Information System
7 50 (26.60%) DV Cleared
8 47 (25.00%) CISSP
9 41 (21.81%) CESG
10 40 (21.28%) CESG CLAS
11 36 (19.15%) Security Architecture
12 35 (18.62%) Degree
12 35 (18.62%) Finance
13 33 (17.55%) Internet
14 31 (16.49%) SOA
14 31 (16.49%) Network Design
15 30 (15.96%) ISMS
16 29 (15.43%) CRAMM
17 28 (14.89%) PHP
18 27 (14.36%) Linux
18 27 (14.36%) CISM
19 26 (13.83%) Risk Analysis
20 25 (13.30%) Security Testing
20 25 (13.30%) Telecoms
20 25 (13.30%) HTTP
20 25 (13.30%) DNS
21 23 (12.23%) Cyber Security
22 22 (11.70%) Python
22 22 (11.70%) Law

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (3.19%) IIS
1 6 (3.19%) Apache
2 4 (2.13%) nginx
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Project
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.55%) Internet
2 25 (13.30%) DNS
2 25 (13.30%) HTTP
3 16 (8.51%) DHCP
4 11 (5.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (5.32%) Wireshark
5 10 (5.32%) tcpdump
6 7 (3.72%) Firewall
7 5 (2.66%) FTP
7 5 (2.66%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.66%) LDAP
7 5 (2.66%) LAN
7 5 (2.66%) WAN
7 5 (2.66%) SMTP
8 3 (1.60%) Network Security
9 2 (1.06%) Wireless
10 1 (0.53%) VoIP
10 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.32%) MySQL
2 3 (1.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Selenium
1 8 (4.26%) WebDriver
1 8 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.66%) JMeter
2 5 (2.66%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (18.62%) Finance
2 25 (13.30%) Telecoms
3 22 (11.70%) Law
4 16 (8.51%) Military
5 15 (7.98%) Retail
6 8 (4.26%) Legal
6 8 (4.26%) Electronics
7 6 (3.19%) Local Government
8 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.06%) Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.53%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 67 (35.64%) Consultant
2 39 (20.74%) Security Consultant
3 32 (17.02%) Information Security Consultant
4 28 (14.89%) Architect
5 25 (13.30%) Security Advisor
6 20 (10.64%) Analyst
7 18 (9.57%) CLAS Consultant
8 16 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (7.98%) Security Analyst
10 13 (6.91%) Security Architect
11 11 (5.85%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 10 (5.32%) IT Security Analyst
12 10 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.19%) Administrator
14 5 (2.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 5 (2.66%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 5 (2.66%) Forensic Analyst
15 4 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
15 4 (2.13%) Developer
15 4 (2.13%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) Web Services
2 8 (4.26%) LAMP
3 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) XML
4 1 (0.53%) JSON
4 1 (0.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 72 (38.30%) RMADS
2 50 (26.60%) Management Information System
3 41 (21.81%) CESG
4 40 (21.28%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (3.19%) Human Factors
6 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.60%) Open Source
8 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.53%) Social Media
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.36%) Linux
2 17 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (8.51%) CentOS
4 13 (6.91%) Windows
5 5 (2.66%) Solaris
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.38%) Information Security
2 54 (28.72%) Risk Management
3 36 (19.15%) Security Architecture
4 31 (16.49%) SOA
4 31 (16.49%) Network Design
5 30 (15.96%) ISMS
6 29 (15.43%) CRAMM
7 26 (13.83%) Risk Analysis
8 25 (13.30%) Security Testing
9 23 (12.23%) Cyber Security
10 21 (11.17%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (9.04%) TOGAF
11 17 (9.04%) MODAF
11 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
12 16 (8.51%) SIEM
12 16 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (8.51%) Software Testing
13 15 (7.98%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (5.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.89%) PHP
2 22 (11.70%) Python
3 20 (10.64%) Perl
4 19 (10.11%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.26%) Java
6 8 (4.26%) SQL
7 5 (2.66%) Ruby
8 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) C
9 1 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 104 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 69 (36.70%) SC Cleared
3 50 (26.60%) DV Cleared
4 47 (25.00%) CISSP
5 35 (18.62%) Degree
6 27 (14.36%) CISM
7 10 (5.32%) GIAC
8 8 (4.26%) GCIA
8 8 (4.26%) GCIH
9 5 (2.66%) CISA
10 4 (2.13%) ISEB
10 4 (2.13%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.06%) CEH
11 2 (1.06%) PCI QSA
11 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (29.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.98%) JSP 440
3 11 (5.85%) QA
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.53%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) Snort
2 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.60%) KVM
2 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (9.04%) Puppet
1 17 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) Nagios
3 2 (1.06%) WSUS
4 1 (0.53%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 19 (10.11%) Red Hat
2 15 (7.98%) Fujitsu
3 11 (5.85%) Sourcefire
4 5 (2.66%) LogRhythm
4 5 (2.66%) Splunk
4 5 (2.66%) ArcSight
5 4 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.60%) Citrix
6 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 2 (1.06%) BT
8 1 (0.53%) i2
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Percona
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