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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 356 386 379
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 89 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 33
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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
17738 17505 17910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 79.33% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14045 14120 15350
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 £65,000 £62,500 £66,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(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 +32 59 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire +15 19 £63,750 +41.66% 8
Hampshire -13 10 £50,000 -2.91% 3
West Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor -4 1 £70,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 87 (45.31%) Security Cleared
2 70 (36.46%) RMADS
3 59 (30.73%) Risk Management
4 57 (29.69%) Management Information System
4 57 (29.69%) SC Cleared
5 51 (26.56%) CESG
6 50 (26.04%) CESG CLAS
6 50 (26.04%) Information Security
6 50 (26.04%) CISSP
7 48 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 44 (22.92%) DV Cleared
9 42 (21.88%) PHP
10 41 (21.35%) Internet
11 34 (17.71%) Linux
11 34 (17.71%) Python
12 33 (17.19%) HTTP
12 33 (17.19%) DNS
13 32 (16.67%) Security Testing
14 31 (16.15%) Security Architecture
15 29 (15.10%) SOA
16 28 (14.58%) Web Services
16 28 (14.58%) ISMS
17 27 (14.06%) CRAMM
17 27 (14.06%) Degree
17 27 (14.06%) Perl
17 27 (14.06%) Finance
17 27 (14.06%) Cyber Security
18 26 (13.54%) Bash Shell
18 26 (13.54%) Red Hat
19 24 (12.50%) Risk Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (6.77%) Apache
2 9 (4.69%) nginx
3 8 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS Project
2 2 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.35%) Internet
2 33 (17.19%) DNS
2 33 (17.19%) HTTP
3 18 (9.38%) DHCP
4 12 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (5.73%) Wireshark
5 11 (5.73%) tcpdump
6 7 (3.65%) Firewall
7 6 (3.13%) FTP
7 6 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.13%) LDAP
7 6 (3.13%) LAN
7 6 (3.13%) WAN
7 6 (3.13%) SMTP
8 3 (1.56%) Network Security
9 2 (1.04%) Wireless
10 1 (0.52%) VoIP
10 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.85%) MySQL
2 3 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (7.81%) Selenium
1 15 (7.81%) WebDriver
1 15 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.25%) JMeter
3 7 (3.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.85%) Law
4 15 (7.81%) Military
5 11 (5.73%) Retail
6 8 (4.17%) Legal
7 7 (3.65%) Electronics
8 6 (3.13%) Local Government
9 5 (2.60%) Banking
10 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.52%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.52%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 50 (26.04%) Consultant
2 32 (16.67%) Architect
3 30 (15.63%) Security Consultant
4 23 (11.98%) Security Advisor
5 22 (11.46%) Information Security Consultant
6 21 (10.94%) Linux Administrator
6 21 (10.94%) Analyst
7 18 (9.38%) Security Architect
8 16 (8.33%) Security Analyst
9 14 (7.29%) CLAS Consultant
10 12 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.21%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 10 (5.21%) IT Security Analyst
12 9 (4.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
13 8 (4.17%) Administrator
14 6 (3.13%) Software Engineer
15 5 (2.60%) Forensic Analyst
15 5 (2.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 4 (2.08%) Head of Security
16 4 (2.08%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.58%) Web Services
2 15 (7.81%) LAMP
3 3 (1.56%) JSP
4 2 (1.04%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) JSON
5 1 (0.52%) Symfony
5 1 (0.52%) jQuery
5 1 (0.52%) Yii
5 1 (0.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 70 (36.46%) RMADS
2 57 (29.69%) Management Information System
3 51 (26.56%) CESG
4 50 (26.04%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (3.13%) Open Source
6 5 (2.60%) Human Factors
6 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.04%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.04%) PKI
8 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.04%) GIS
8 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
9 1 (0.52%) Physics
9 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.71%) Linux
2 22 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (10.94%) Windows
4 18 (9.38%) CentOS
5 7 (3.65%) Solaris
6 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.56%) UNIX
9 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.52%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) Risk Management
2 50 (26.04%) Information Security
3 32 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 31 (16.15%) Security Architecture
5 29 (15.10%) SOA
6 28 (14.58%) ISMS
7 27 (14.06%) CRAMM
7 27 (14.06%) Cyber Security
8 24 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
9 23 (11.98%) Network Design
10 21 (10.94%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (10.42%) Software Testing
12 18 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 17 (8.85%) SIEM
13 17 (8.85%) MODAF
13 17 (8.85%) TOGAF
14 16 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (8.33%) Test Automation
15 15 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.88%) PHP
2 34 (17.71%) Python
3 27 (14.06%) Perl
4 26 (13.54%) Bash Shell
5 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.33%) SQL
7 15 (7.81%) Java
8 12 (6.25%) Ruby
9 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 87 (45.31%) Security Cleared
2 57 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 50 (26.04%) CISSP
4 44 (22.92%) DV Cleared
5 27 (14.06%) Degree
6 20 (10.42%) CISM
7 11 (5.73%) GIAC
8 8 (4.17%) GCIA
8 8 (4.17%) GCIH
9 4 (2.08%) ISEB
9 4 (2.08%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.56%) CEH
10 3 (1.56%) CISA
11 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.04%) PCI QSA
12 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.90%) QA
3 13 (6.77%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.04%) COBIT
6 1 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.52%) GAMP
6 1 (0.52%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (4.69%) Snort
2 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.60%) KVM
4 4 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (11.46%) Puppet
1 22 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.60%) Nagios
3 4 (2.08%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 26 (13.54%) Red Hat
2 12 (6.25%) Sourcefire
3 10 (5.21%) Fujitsu
4 5 (2.60%) Splunk
4 5 (2.60%) ArcSight
4 5 (2.60%) VMware
4 5 (2.60%) LogRhythm
4 5 (2.60%) Citrix
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.04%) BT
7 1 (0.52%) i2
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Percona
7 1 (0.52%) Zend
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Car allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 14 days ago
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DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
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