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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 412 392 404
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 52 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 32
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.24%
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
16550 17228 16685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.51% 84.11% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13997 13887 13098
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Hampshire +20 16 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Sussex - 15 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -25 9 £77,500 +51.21% 7
Berkshire -7 8 £52,500 -19.23%
Middlesex - 3 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (47.31%) Information Security
3 39 (41.94%) Risk Management
4 37 (39.78%) RMADS
5 35 (37.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 30 (32.26%) CLAS
7 29 (31.18%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (26.88%) Management Information System
9 24 (25.81%) CISSP
9 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 23 (24.73%) CESG
10 23 (24.73%) CESG Certified Professional
11 20 (21.51%) CISM
12 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (20.43%) SC Cleared
12 19 (20.43%) ISMS
13 18 (19.35%) Degree
13 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
14 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
14 14 (15.05%) Migration
15 13 (13.98%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (13.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 13 (13.98%) PHP
15 13 (13.98%) Web Services
16 12 (12.90%) SQL
16 12 (12.90%) Python
16 12 (12.90%) Ruby
16 12 (12.90%) PCI DSS
16 12 (12.90%) Protractor
17 11 (11.83%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.60%) IIS
2 3 (3.23%) Node.js
3 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) IPv4
4 1 (1.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Protractor
2 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.68%) JMeter
3 9 (9.68%) Selenium
3 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Legal
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
5 4 (4.30%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Security Manager
2 16 (17.20%) Information Manager
2 16 (17.20%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (16.13%) Consultant
4 13 (13.98%) Security Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) IT Manager
6 8 (8.60%) IT Security Manager
6 8 (8.60%) Product Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.30%) CISSP Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Head of Security
9 4 (4.30%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) Web Services
2 10 (10.75%) LAMP
3 7 (7.53%) HTML
3 7 (7.53%) HTML5
4 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.45%) CSS
4 6 (6.45%) jQuery
5 4 (4.30%) REST
6 3 (3.23%) LESS
6 3 (3.23%) Phalcon
6 3 (3.23%) Sass
6 3 (3.23%) Symfony
6 3 (3.23%) Yii
7 2 (2.15%) .NET
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.15%) CSS3
7 2 (2.15%) PhoneGap
7 2 (2.15%) Silex
8 1 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Management Information System
2 23 (24.73%) CESG
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.30%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.08%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Social Media
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Android
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Information Security
2 39 (41.94%) Risk Management
3 29 (31.18%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.43%) ISMS
5 14 (15.05%) Migration
5 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
6 13 (13.98%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (13.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.83%) Security Management
7 11 (11.83%) Time Management
8 9 (9.68%) Functional Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (9.68%) Security Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.60%) Automated Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Test Strategy
9 8 (8.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.98%) PHP
3 12 (12.90%) Python
3 12 (12.90%) Ruby
3 12 (12.90%) SQL
4 9 (9.68%) C
4 9 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) Perl
6 2 (2.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) CLAS
2 24 (25.81%) CISSP
2 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 23 (24.73%) CESG Certified Professional
4 20 (21.51%) CISM
5 19 (20.43%) SC Cleared
6 18 (19.35%) Degree
7 10 (10.75%) CISA
8 8 (8.60%) IISP
9 5 (5.38%) GIAC
10 4 (4.30%) PCI QSA
11 3 (3.23%) CREST Certified
12 2 (2.15%) SAP Certification
13 1 (1.08%) CISMP
13 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.08%) GISF
13 1 (1.08%) ISEB
13 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
13 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
13 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (39.78%) RMADS
3 35 (37.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 12 (12.90%) PCI DSS
5 8 (8.60%) ISO 9001
5 8 (8.60%) QA
6 6 (6.45%) JSP 440
7 4 (4.30%) ISO22301
8 2 (2.15%) BS25999
9 1 (1.08%) COBIT
9 1 (1.08%) GPG13
9 1 (1.08%) HIPAA
9 1 (1.08%) ISO27005
9 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (1.08%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (5.38%) SAP
2 4 (4.30%) HP
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) VMware
3 3 (3.23%) Zend
4 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco
4 2 (2.15%) Juniper
4 2 (2.15%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.08%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.08%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.08%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.08%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.08%) McAfee
5 1 (1.08%) Splunk
5 1 (1.08%) Symantec
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