The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Assurance Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank - 203 198
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 0 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 7
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5445 5192 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 96.60% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4576 4567 4639
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Information Assurance Consultant
England

Information Assurance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Assurance Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant across the South West region.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Project Management
4 8 (61.54%) JSP 440
5 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
6 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
7 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) BS7799
7 3 (23.08%) PKI
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security
8 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (61.54%) JSP 440
3 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (23.08%) BS7799