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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 389 348 348
Rank change year-on-year
-41 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 53 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 42
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
17614 18265 16643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.14% 80.94% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14475 14153 13529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Berkshire +7 17 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Hampshire +4 15 £55,000 -
Surrey -21 7 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Middlesex - 6 - -
East Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire -27 1 £50,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 66 (62.26%) Information Security
2 46 (43.40%) Security Cleared
3 43 (40.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (38.68%) RMADS
4 41 (38.68%) Cyber Security
5 37 (34.91%) CISSP
6 29 (27.36%) Risk Management
6 29 (27.36%) SC Cleared
7 28 (26.42%) Management Information System
8 25 (23.58%) CISM
9 20 (18.87%) CESG
10 17 (16.04%) Security Architecture
11 16 (15.09%) Degree
12 15 (14.15%) ISMS
12 15 (14.15%) Risk Assessment
13 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.26%) Network Design
14 11 (10.38%) IIS
14 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
14 11 (10.38%) CISA
15 10 (9.43%) Security Testing
15 10 (9.43%) PCI DSS
16 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
16 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
16 9 (8.49%) Penetration Testing
16 9 (8.49%) Security Management
16 9 (8.49%) Finance
17 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
17 8 (7.55%) Migration
17 8 (7.55%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (10.38%) IIS
2 2 (1.89%) Node.js
3 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.94%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Internet
2 6 (5.66%) Network Security
3 5 (4.72%) Firewall
3 5 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.89%) ATM
4 2 (1.89%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.94%) LAN
5 1 (0.94%) VoIP
5 1 (0.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) MySQL
2 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Selenium
2 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
2 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.77%) JMeter
4 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (8.49%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.60%) Legal
3 7 (6.60%) Marketing
4 6 (5.66%) Publishing
5 3 (2.83%) Law
6 2 (1.89%) Military
6 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Consultant
2 20 (18.87%) Security Consultant
2 20 (18.87%) Security Manager
3 14 (13.21%) Information Security Manager
3 14 (13.21%) Information Manager
4 13 (12.26%) Analyst
5 12 (11.32%) Architect
6 11 (10.38%) Information Security Consultant
7 10 (9.43%) Security Architect
8 8 (7.55%) Information Architect
8 8 (7.55%) Information Security Architect
9 7 (6.60%) Programme Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Security Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Compliance Manager
10 6 (5.66%) IT Programme Manager
11 5 (4.72%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) Information Assurance Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Risk Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) JSP
2 5 (4.72%) Web Services
3 4 (3.77%) LAMP
4 2 (1.89%) STL
4 2 (1.89%) HTML
4 2 (1.89%) jQuery
4 2 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (0.94%) Yii
5 1 (0.94%) CSS3
5 1 (0.94%) Sass
5 1 (0.94%) LESS
5 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.94%) CSS
5 1 (0.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 41 (38.68%) RMADS
2 28 (26.42%) Management Information System
3 20 (18.87%) CESG
4 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.94%) DTV
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Solaris
3 1 (0.94%) UNIX
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (62.26%) Information Security
2 41 (38.68%) Cyber Security
3 29 (27.36%) Risk Management
4 17 (16.04%) Security Architecture
5 15 (14.15%) ISMS
5 15 (14.15%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.26%) Network Design
7 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
8 10 (9.43%) Security Testing
9 9 (8.49%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (8.49%) Security Management
9 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.55%) Migration
10 8 (7.55%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.60%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (5.66%) Test Strategy
12 6 (5.66%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) PHP
1 8 (7.55%) SQL
1 8 (7.55%) Python
1 8 (7.55%) Ruby
2 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.72%) C
3 5 (4.72%) Java
4 4 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.89%) C++
5 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 37 (34.91%) CISSP
3 29 (27.36%) SC Cleared
4 25 (23.58%) CISM
5 16 (15.09%) Degree
6 11 (10.38%) CISA
7 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
8 7 (6.60%) CEH
8 7 (6.60%) GIAC
9 6 (5.66%) PCI QSA
10 4 (3.77%) CRISC
11 2 (1.89%) CGEIT
11 2 (1.89%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.89%) CCIE
11 2 (1.89%) ISEB
12 1 (0.94%) MCP
12 1 (0.94%) MCSA
12 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.66%) JSP 440
4 5 (4.72%) QA
5 4 (3.77%) COBIT
5 4 (3.77%) SLA
6 3 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.89%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Snort
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle
2 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.94%) HP
3 1 (0.94%) Citrix
3 1 (0.94%) VMware
3 1 (0.94%) Zend
3 1 (0.94%) LogRhythm
3 1 (0.94%) SAP
3 1 (0.94%) Cognos
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