The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / South West
Rank 186 180 214
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 43 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 1.14% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.29% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 22
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £46,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £78,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4381 4902 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.29% 88.90% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 4107 4411
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in the South West

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in the South West

Information Assurance
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire -47 18 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Bristol +16 17 £67,500 -4.59% 2
Avon - 4 - -
Devon - 1 £52,500 -
Dorset - 1 £62,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 61 (71.76%) Security Cleared
2 50 (58.82%) Management Information System
3 44 (51.76%) DV Cleared
4 40 (47.06%) Information Security
5 33 (38.82%) Degree
6 27 (31.76%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (30.59%) CESG Certified Professional
7 26 (30.59%) C
8 25 (29.41%) CISSP
9 24 (28.24%) Aerospace
10 22 (25.88%) CESG
10 22 (25.88%) Digital Forensics
11 21 (24.71%) Security Operations
11 21 (24.71%) Juniper
11 21 (24.71%) Service Management
11 21 (24.71%) Cisco
12 20 (23.53%) JSP 440
13 19 (22.35%) ITIL
13 19 (22.35%) Security Management
13 19 (22.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (21.18%) VMware
14 18 (21.18%) Security Operations Centre
14 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (20.00%) Risk Management
15 17 (20.00%) MODAF
16 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (18.82%) Business Continuity
16 16 (18.82%) Data Protection
17 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
17 15 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring

Information Assurance
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
1 13 (15.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.06%) AutoCAD
2 6 (7.06%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) Internet
1 13 (15.29%) Junos
2 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.88%) Network Security
4 4 (4.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.35%) DNS
5 2 (2.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.18%) DHCP
6 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) HTTP
6 1 (1.18%) IPv4
6 1 (1.18%) IPv6
6 1 (1.18%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) SMTP
6 1 (1.18%) VPN
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.18%) GIS
General
1 24 (28.24%) Aerospace
2 15 (17.65%) Legal
3 4 (4.71%) French Language
3 4 (4.71%) German Language
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Military
6 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Consultant
2 17 (20.00%) Architect
3 16 (18.82%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) Security Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.24%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Information Security Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Security Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) IT Architect
8 6 (7.06%) IT Security Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Principal Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) ArcSight Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Information Assurance Leader
10 4 (4.71%) Information Assurance Specialist
10 4 (4.71%) Information Specialist
10 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 50 (58.82%) Management Information System
2 22 (25.88%) CESG
3 18 (21.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
4 13 (15.29%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (10.59%) Mathematics
6 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.24%) Driving Licence
7 6 (7.06%) Physics
8 4 (4.71%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (4.71%) Cybercrime
9 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.53%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (3.53%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
11 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Solaris
2 5 (5.88%) Unix
2 5 (5.88%) Windows 2000
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Information Security
2 27 (31.76%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (25.88%) Digital Forensics
4 21 (24.71%) Security Operations
4 21 (24.71%) Service Management
5 19 (22.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (22.35%) ITIL
5 19 (22.35%) Security Management
6 17 (20.00%) MODAF
6 17 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 16 (18.82%) Business Continuity
7 16 (18.82%) Data Protection
8 15 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
9 14 (16.47%) DoDAF
9 14 (16.47%) Matrix Organization
9 14 (16.47%) Project Management
9 14 (16.47%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (15.29%) RUP
10 13 (15.29%) SSADM
10 13 (15.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) C
2 1 (1.18%) Lua
2 1 (1.18%) Perl
2 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (71.76%) Security Cleared
2 44 (51.76%) DV Cleared
3 33 (38.82%) Degree
4 26 (30.59%) CESG Certified Professional
5 25 (29.41%) CISSP
6 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 13 (15.29%) CCNA
8 13 (15.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (15.29%) JNCIA
9 10 (11.76%) CISM
10 8 (9.41%) GIAC
11 7 (8.24%) CISA
11 7 (8.24%) GSEC
11 7 (8.24%) MBCS
12 5 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (5.88%) CLAS
12 5 (5.88%) HNC
12 5 (5.88%) HND
13 3 (3.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.53%) JSP 440
2 14 (16.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (12.94%) RMADS
4 8 (9.41%) HMG Infosec
5 6 (7.06%) GPG13
6 5 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (2.35%) QRadar
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.18%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.18%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Cisco
1 21 (24.71%) Juniper
2 18 (21.18%) VMware
3 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.76%) ArcSight
5 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.41%) Splunk
6 7 (8.24%) Cloudera
7 5 (5.88%) Crossbeam
7 5 (5.88%) F5
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle
7 5 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.18%) ESRI
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.18%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £60,000-70,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60,000-70,000k
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The National Trust
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 20 days ago