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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / South East
Rank 357 407 382
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -25
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 30 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 52
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -14.58%

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
12872 16888 17407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.57% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 14243 13999
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +38 15 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Hampshire +5 9 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Berkshire +47 4 £64,000 +19.06%
Oxfordshire - 2 £70,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 36 (67.92%) Security Cleared
2 30 (56.60%) Management Information System
2 30 (56.60%) Risk Management
3 27 (50.94%) Information Security
4 25 (47.17%) TOGAF
4 25 (47.17%) Degree
4 25 (47.17%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (45.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
7 22 (41.51%) ITIL
7 22 (41.51%) NHS
8 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
8 21 (39.62%) Physics
8 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
8 21 (39.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (28.30%) CISSP
11 14 (26.42%) Service Delivery
11 14 (26.42%) Logistics
11 14 (26.42%) Cryptography
12 13 (24.53%) SIEM
12 13 (24.53%) Firewall
12 13 (24.53%) Security Monitoring
13 12 (22.64%) CISM
13 12 (22.64%) Service Management
13 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
13 12 (22.64%) UML
13 12 (22.64%) RUP

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.77%) JMeter
General
1 6 (11.32%) Local Government
2 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Consultant
2 14 (26.42%) Security Consultant
3 12 (22.64%) Architect
3 12 (22.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Account Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Security Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Developer in Test
9 2 (3.77%) Information Security Risk Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Principal Security Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Risk Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Security Architect
9 2 (3.77%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Management Information System
2 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
3 22 (41.51%) NHS
4 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
4 21 (39.62%) Physics
5 14 (26.42%) Cryptography
6 11 (20.75%) CESG
7 9 (16.98%) PKI
8 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
9 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.55%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (7.55%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (7.55%) Freedom of Information Act
11 3 (5.66%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
12 2 (3.77%) Statistics
13 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
13 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
13 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Risk Management
2 27 (50.94%) Information Security
3 25 (47.17%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (47.17%) TOGAF
4 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (41.51%) ITIL
6 21 (39.62%) Business Analysis
6 21 (39.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 17 (32.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (26.42%) Logistics
8 14 (26.42%) Service Delivery
9 13 (24.53%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (24.53%) SIEM
10 12 (22.64%) BPMN
10 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
10 12 (22.64%) Security Testing
10 12 (22.64%) Service Management
10 12 (22.64%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (22.64%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (22.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) C#
1 2 (3.77%) Java
1 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.77%) Python
1 2 (3.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Security Cleared
2 25 (47.17%) Degree
3 15 (28.30%) CISSP
4 12 (22.64%) CISM
5 9 (16.98%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (15.09%) CLAS
7 6 (11.32%) APMP
8 5 (9.43%) CREST Certified
8 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.66%) CISA
10 2 (3.77%) BC Cleared
10 2 (3.77%) GCIA
10 2 (3.77%) GCIH
10 2 (3.77%) GIAC
10 2 (3.77%) GREM
11 1 (1.89%) CRISC
11 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.89%) ISEB
11 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (45.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 10 (18.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (9.43%) JSP 440
5 3 (5.66%) QA
6 2 (3.77%) RMADS
7 1 (1.89%) COBIT
7 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.89%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.89%) ISO27005
7 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
1 4 (7.55%) HP
2 2 (3.77%) Splunk
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday