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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 414 402 370
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 22 49 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.27% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 51
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
15468 17822 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 85.61% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12971 14549 14581
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +35 10 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Hampshire -6 8 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Berkshire +3 2 £54,000 +8.00% 6
Oxfordshire -8 2 £35,500 +9.23%
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 58 (56.31%) Information Security
2 56 (54.37%) RMADS
3 55 (53.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (42.72%) Management Information System
4 44 (42.72%) Security Cleared
5 37 (35.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 36 (34.95%) Risk Management
6 36 (34.95%) CISSP
7 35 (33.98%) SC Cleared
7 35 (33.98%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (32.04%) Security Management
9 32 (31.07%) CLAS
10 31 (30.10%) Degree
11 28 (27.18%) DV Cleared
12 23 (22.33%) Service Delivery
12 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
13 22 (21.36%) ISMS
13 22 (21.36%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (20.39%) Information Security Management
15 19 (18.45%) CISA
16 18 (17.48%) PCI DSS
17 16 (15.53%) Computer Security
17 16 (15.53%) Security Architecture
17 16 (15.53%) Computer Science
18 15 (14.56%) Network Design
18 15 (14.56%) CISM
18 15 (14.56%) Legal
19 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
19 12 (11.65%) Technical Architecture
19 12 (11.65%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) IIS
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.97%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) IPsec
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
2 2 (1.94%) SSL
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) VPN
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
2 2 (1.94%) Wireless
3 1 (0.97%) ATM
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
1 1 (0.97%) JMeter
General
1 15 (14.56%) Legal
2 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.71%) Finance
4 6 (5.83%) Publishing
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.94%) Electronics
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Consultant
2 24 (23.30%) Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Security Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Security Manager
3 16 (15.53%) Information Manager
3 16 (15.53%) Information Security Manager
3 16 (15.53%) Security Consultant
4 12 (11.65%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 8 (7.77%) CLAS Consultant
5 8 (7.77%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Governance Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Information Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Information Governance Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Information Risk Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.85%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Security Risk Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (42.72%) Management Information System
2 16 (15.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.80%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.83%) Cybercrime
6 5 (4.85%) CESG
7 4 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.97%) CMDB
9 1 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.97%) NHS
9 1 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.31%) Information Security
2 36 (34.95%) Risk Management
3 35 (33.98%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (32.04%) Security Management
5 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
5 23 (22.33%) Service Delivery
6 22 (21.36%) ISMS
6 22 (21.36%) Risk Assessment
7 21 (20.39%) Information Security Management
8 16 (15.53%) Computer Security
8 16 (15.53%) Security Architecture
9 15 (14.56%) Network Design
10 12 (11.65%) Migration
10 12 (11.65%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
12 9 (8.74%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity
13 7 (6.80%) Presales
13 7 (6.80%) Quality Management
14 6 (5.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) C
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) Java
2 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.97%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) Ruby
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (42.72%) Security Cleared
2 36 (34.95%) CISSP
3 35 (33.98%) SC Cleared
4 32 (31.07%) CLAS
5 31 (30.10%) Degree
6 28 (27.18%) DV Cleared
7 19 (18.45%) CISA
8 15 (14.56%) CISM
9 10 (9.71%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (8.74%) CRISC
11 6 (5.83%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (5.83%) SAP Certification
12 4 (3.88%) GIAC
12 4 (3.88%) GISF
13 3 (2.91%) SANS
14 2 (1.94%) BC Cleared
14 2 (1.94%) GCIH
14 2 (1.94%) IISP
14 2 (1.94%) ISACA
15 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (54.37%) RMADS
2 55 (53.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (35.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (17.48%) PCI DSS
5 8 (7.77%) COBIT
5 8 (7.77%) ISO 9001
6 7 (6.80%) ISO22301
7 4 (3.88%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.97%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) HP
3 6 (5.83%) SAP
3 6 (5.83%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.97%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.97%) EMC
5 1 (0.97%) Qualys
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