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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 380 434 390
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -44
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 68 48 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.26% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 61
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
16510 18147 19830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.50% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13883 14344 15744
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +25 20 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +7 14 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East Sussex - 11 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +27 9 £45,000 -11.76% 1
Surrey -8 7 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £64,250 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 74 (62.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (52.10%) RMADS
3 58 (48.74%) Information Security
4 53 (44.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 51 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 48 (40.34%) CLAS
7 45 (37.82%) Security Cleared
8 43 (36.13%) Cybersecurity
9 39 (32.77%) ISMS
9 39 (32.77%) SC Cleared
9 39 (32.77%) Management Information System
10 34 (28.57%) Degree
11 30 (25.21%) CISSP
12 29 (24.37%) Service Delivery
13 26 (21.85%) CESG Certified Professional
14 25 (21.01%) Migration
15 24 (20.17%) PCI DSS
16 23 (19.33%) Security Management
17 18 (15.13%) CESG
17 18 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
18 17 (14.29%) Finance
18 17 (14.29%) CISM
18 17 (14.29%) Mentoring
19 15 (12.61%) CISA
20 14 (11.76%) Network Design
21 13 (10.92%) DV Cleared
21 13 (10.92%) Legal
22 12 (10.08%) Information Security Management
23 11 (9.24%) ISO 9001
23 11 (9.24%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 6 (5.04%) IIS
2 1 (0.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) Firewall
2 5 (4.20%) SSL
3 4 (3.36%) IPsec
3 4 (3.36%) LAN
3 4 (3.36%) VPN
3 4 (3.36%) WAN
3 4 (3.36%) Wireless
4 2 (1.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.84%) DNS
5 1 (0.84%) HTTP
5 1 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.84%) IPv4
5 1 (0.84%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) MySQL
2 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Protractor
2 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.36%) JMeter
2 4 (3.36%) Selenium
2 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.84%) JIRA
3 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Legal
3 10 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Publishing
5 5 (4.20%) Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Retail
6 3 (2.52%) Electronics
7 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.68%) Back Office
7 2 (1.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Security Manager
2 30 (25.21%) Information Manager
2 30 (25.21%) Information Security Manager
3 26 (21.85%) Consultant
4 15 (12.61%) Analyst
5 14 (11.76%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 13 (10.92%) Security Analyst
6 13 (10.92%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.56%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Product Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Governance Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Information Governance Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Information Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Security Risk Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Web Services
2 4 (3.36%) LAMP
3 3 (2.52%) CSS
3 3 (2.52%) jQuery
4 2 (1.68%) .NET
4 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.68%) HTML
4 2 (1.68%) HTML5
4 2 (1.68%) REST
5 1 (0.84%) JMS
5 1 (0.84%) LESS
5 1 (0.84%) Phalcon
5 1 (0.84%) Sass
5 1 (0.84%) SOAP
5 1 (0.84%) Symfony
5 1 (0.84%) WSDL
5 1 (0.84%) XML
5 1 (0.84%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.77%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.13%) CESG
3 11 (9.24%) Mathematics
4 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.72%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (5.04%) Cybercrime
7 5 (4.20%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.68%) Verilog
8 2 (1.68%) VHDL
9 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Linux
1 3 (2.52%) Windows
2 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.74%) Information Security
2 51 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 43 (36.13%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (32.77%) ISMS
5 29 (24.37%) Service Delivery
6 25 (21.01%) Migration
7 23 (19.33%) Security Management
8 18 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
9 17 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.76%) Network Design
11 12 (10.08%) Information Security Management
12 11 (9.24%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (7.56%) Data Protection
14 9 (7.56%) Quality Management
15 8 (6.72%) Computer Security
15 8 (6.72%) Time Management
16 7 (5.88%) Security Testing
16 7 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 7 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.40%) C
2 8 (6.72%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.72%) SQL
3 5 (4.20%) PHP
3 5 (4.20%) Python
3 5 (4.20%) Ruby
4 4 (3.36%) Java
5 2 (1.68%) Assembly Language
5 2 (1.68%) C#
5 2 (1.68%) C++
6 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (40.34%) CLAS
2 45 (37.82%) Security Cleared
3 39 (32.77%) SC Cleared
4 34 (28.57%) Degree
5 30 (25.21%) CISSP
6 26 (21.85%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (14.29%) CISM
8 15 (12.61%) CISA
9 13 (10.92%) DV Cleared
10 6 (5.04%) IISP
11 5 (4.20%) CREST Certified
11 5 (4.20%) CRISC
11 5 (4.20%) PCI QSA
12 4 (3.36%) GISF
12 4 (3.36%) ISACA
13 3 (2.52%) SAP Certification
14 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
15 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (62.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (52.10%) RMADS
3 53 (44.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 24 (20.17%) PCI DSS
5 11 (9.24%) ISO 9001
6 5 (4.20%) COBIT
6 5 (4.20%) ISO22301
7 4 (3.36%) QA
8 3 (2.52%) JSP 440
9 2 (1.68%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) VMware
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) SAP
3 5 (4.20%) HP
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 2 (1.68%) Altera
5 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.68%) Juniper
5 2 (1.68%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.68%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.84%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.84%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.84%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.84%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.84%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle
6 1 (0.84%) Splunk
6 1 (0.84%) Symantec
6 1 (0.84%) Zend
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