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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 212 231 225
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 28 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 6
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -17.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £35,950 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4711 5030 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.73% 86.13% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3931 4250 4276
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 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 +6 13 £53,750 -15.35% 6
Bristol +17 6 £65,000 +28.07%
Dorset - 4 £67,500 -
Somerset - 2 £41,250 -
Wiltshire - 2 £70,000 - 1
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 42 (47.73%) Information Security
1 42 (47.73%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
3 29 (32.95%) Risk Management
4 26 (29.55%) CISSP
5 18 (20.45%) CESG
6 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 16 (18.18%) C
7 15 (17.05%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (13.64%) Degree
8 12 (13.64%) CLAS
9 11 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
10 10 (11.36%) Security Architecture
10 10 (11.36%) CISM
10 10 (11.36%) ERP
10 10 (11.36%) Electronics
11 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing
11 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.23%) Security Management
11 9 (10.23%) Retail
11 9 (10.23%) SOA
11 9 (10.23%) Oracle
11 9 (10.23%) Oracle Retail
11 9 (10.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
11 9 (10.23%) DV Cleared
11 9 (10.23%) RMADS
12 8 (9.09%) CRISC

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 9 (10.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (11.36%) Electronics
2 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.82%) Military
5 4 (4.55%) Finance
6 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Consultant
2 14 (15.91%) Architect
3 13 (14.77%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Integration Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Information Assurance Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Information Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Presales Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Designer
9 5 (5.68%) Information Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Information Assurance Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Information Security Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Research Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Security Advisor
9 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Systems Designer
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) CESG
2 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Cybersecurity
1 42 (47.73%) Information Security
2 29 (32.95%) Risk Management
3 10 (11.36%) ERP
3 10 (11.36%) Security Architecture
4 9 (10.23%) Security Management
4 9 (10.23%) SOA
4 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (7.95%) Information Security Management
6 7 (7.95%) Validation
7 6 (6.82%) Presales
7 6 (6.82%) Project Management
7 6 (6.82%) Security Operations
8 5 (5.68%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (5.68%) ISMS
8 5 (5.68%) QMS
8 5 (5.68%) Service Management
8 5 (5.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 26 (29.55%) CISSP
3 15 (17.05%) CESG Certified Professional
4 12 (13.64%) CLAS
4 12 (13.64%) Degree
5 10 (11.36%) CISM
5 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.23%) DV Cleared
7 8 (9.09%) CRISC
8 6 (6.82%) CEH
9 5 (5.68%) CHECK Team Leader
9 5 (5.68%) CHECK Team Member
9 5 (5.68%) CREST Certified
9 5 (5.68%) OSCP
10 4 (4.55%) IISP
11 3 (3.41%) CISA
12 2 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) HNC
12 2 (2.27%) HND
13 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.23%) RMADS
3 7 (7.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (6.82%) JSP 440
5 5 (5.68%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.14%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle
2 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.14%) SAP
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
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