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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 352 343 348
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 102 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 57
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
17455 16500 17517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.50% 76.18% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13490 13395 14836
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +16 35 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Hampshire -12 33 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire -6 27 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire - 9 - -
M4 Corridor - 3 £50,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 128 (64.65%) Security Cleared
2 83 (41.92%) RMADS
3 80 (40.40%) SC Cleared
4 75 (37.88%) Information Security
5 68 (34.34%) DV Cleared
6 66 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 52 (26.26%) CISSP
8 51 (25.76%) Risk Management
8 51 (25.76%) Security Architecture
9 50 (25.25%) Management Information System
10 44 (22.22%) Finance
11 41 (20.71%) Degree
11 41 (20.71%) Network Design
12 37 (18.69%) CESG
12 37 (18.69%) CISM
13 36 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
13 36 (18.18%) SOA
14 34 (17.17%) CRAMM
14 34 (17.17%) ISMS
15 32 (16.16%) Risk Assessment
16 31 (15.66%) Law
17 30 (15.15%) Telecoms
17 30 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
18 24 (12.12%) Security Testing
19 23 (11.62%) TOGAF
19 23 (11.62%) MODAF
20 22 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
20 22 (11.11%) Cyber Security
21 21 (10.61%) JSP 440
21 21 (10.61%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (6.06%) IIS
2 7 (3.54%) Apache
3 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) nginx
4 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Project
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
2 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.61%) Internet
2 14 (7.07%) DNS
2 14 (7.07%) HTTP
3 10 (5.05%) DHCP
4 9 (4.55%) tcpdump
4 9 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (4.55%) Wireshark
5 8 (4.04%) Firewall
6 3 (1.52%) FTP
6 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.52%) LDAP
6 3 (1.52%) LAN
6 3 (1.52%) WAN
6 3 (1.52%) SMTP
7 2 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.05%) MySQL
2 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) JIRA
1 3 (1.52%) Selenium
1 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
1 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 44 (22.22%) Finance
2 31 (15.66%) Law
3 30 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 20 (10.10%) Retail
5 15 (7.58%) Military
6 7 (3.54%) Electronics
7 5 (2.53%) Legal
8 4 (2.02%) Local Government
9 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.01%) Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.51%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 87 (43.94%) Consultant
2 47 (23.74%) Security Consultant
3 39 (19.70%) Information Security Consultant
4 32 (16.16%) Architect
5 29 (14.65%) Security Advisor
6 26 (13.13%) CLAS Consultant
7 21 (10.61%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 20 (10.10%) Analyst
9 17 (8.59%) Security Analyst
10 15 (7.58%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (7.07%) Security Architect
12 8 (4.04%) IT Security Analyst
12 8 (4.04%) Administrator
13 6 (3.03%) Service Manager
13 6 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
13 6 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.03%) Security Operations Analyst
14 5 (2.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 5 (2.53%) Professional Services Manager
15 4 (2.02%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.05%) Web Services
2 3 (1.52%) LAMP
3 2 (1.01%) JSP
3 2 (1.01%) HTML
4 1 (0.51%) CSS
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) JSON
4 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 83 (41.92%) RMADS
2 50 (25.25%) Management Information System
3 37 (18.69%) CESG
4 36 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
5 7 (3.54%) Human Factors
6 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.01%) Open Source
7 2 (1.01%) Social Media
7 2 (1.01%) SCADA
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Blog
8 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.61%) Linux
2 16 (8.08%) CentOS
2 16 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (5.56%) Windows
4 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.88%) Information Security
2 51 (25.76%) Risk Management
2 51 (25.76%) Security Architecture
3 41 (20.71%) Network Design
4 36 (18.18%) SOA
5 34 (17.17%) CRAMM
5 34 (17.17%) ISMS
6 32 (16.16%) Risk Assessment
7 30 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
8 24 (12.12%) Security Testing
9 23 (11.62%) TOGAF
9 23 (11.62%) MODAF
10 22 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (11.11%) Cyber Security
11 20 (10.10%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (8.08%) ITIL
13 15 (7.58%) SIEM
14 14 (7.07%) Software Testing
15 12 (6.06%) ITIL V3
16 10 (5.05%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.07%) PHP
2 11 (5.56%) Python
2 11 (5.56%) Perl
3 10 (5.05%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.52%) Java
5 3 (1.52%) SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Ruby
6 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 128 (64.65%) Security Cleared
2 80 (40.40%) SC Cleared
3 68 (34.34%) DV Cleared
4 52 (26.26%) CISSP
5 41 (20.71%) Degree
6 37 (18.69%) CISM
7 9 (4.55%) GIAC
7 9 (4.55%) CISA
8 6 (3.03%) GCIA
8 6 (3.03%) GCIH
9 3 (1.52%) CEH
10 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.01%) CITP
10 2 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.01%) ISEB
10 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (10.61%) JSP 440
3 9 (4.55%) QA
4 2 (1.01%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.03%) Snort
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (8.08%) Puppet
2 10 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.10%) Fujitsu
2 16 (8.08%) Red Hat
3 9 (4.55%) Sourcefire
4 8 (4.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.53%) LogRhythm
5 5 (2.53%) Splunk
5 5 (2.53%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.51%) Percona
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Citrix
6 1 (0.51%) i2
6 1 (0.51%) BT
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
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