The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Information Assurance Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 236 251 242
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.12% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £56,250 £53,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Information Assurance Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5266 5683 5993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.00% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4446 4838 4961
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Assurance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire -2 5 £65,000 -0.76%
Bristol +25 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Information Assurance Consultant
England

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Information Assurance Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 10 (76.92%) CISSP
3 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
5 5 (38.46%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (38.46%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (38.46%) CLAS
5 5 (38.46%) OSCP
5 5 (38.46%) CEH
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) C
6 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) Military
8 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
8 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
8 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) CISA
8 1 (7.69%) CISM
8 1 (7.69%) CRISC
8 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
8 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) Compliance Audit
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) CEH
3 5 (38.46%) CHECK Team Leader
3 5 (38.46%) CHECK Team Member
3 5 (38.46%) CLAS
3 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
3 5 (38.46%) OSCP
4 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) CRISC
5 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS