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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 218 228 227
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 27 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 19
Median salary £67,500 £50,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.00% +26.87%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
4582 5073 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.59% 85.26% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3842 4239 4244
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +4 10 £55,250 -18.14% 2
Dorset - 8 £67,500 - 1
Bristol +10 4 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Somerset - 2 £41,250 -
Wiltshire - 2 £70,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 54 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 47 (47.47%) Information Security
3 34 (34.34%) Risk Management
4 30 (30.30%) Security Cleared
5 29 (29.29%) CISSP
6 18 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 17 (17.17%) CESG
8 16 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (16.16%) CESG Certified Professional
9 15 (15.15%) CISM
10 14 (14.14%) CLAS
11 13 (13.13%) C
12 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
12 12 (12.12%) Degree
12 12 (12.12%) Electronics
13 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.10%) ERP
14 10 (10.10%) RMADS
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
15 9 (9.09%) Security Architecture
15 9 (9.09%) SOA
15 9 (9.09%) Oracle
15 9 (9.09%) Manufacturing
15 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
15 9 (9.09%) Firewall
15 9 (9.09%) Retail
16 8 (8.08%) Security Management

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 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (5.05%) Internet
3 4 (4.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (12.12%) Electronics
2 9 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.09%) Retail
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.07%) Military
4 3 (3.03%) Finance
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Consultant
2 20 (20.20%) Architect
3 13 (13.13%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 11 (11.11%) Information Architect
4 11 (11.11%) Information Assurance Architect
4 11 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Integration Architect
7 8 (8.08%) Information Assurance Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Security Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Designer
8 7 (7.07%) Information Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (7.07%) Systems Designer
9 6 (6.06%) Presales Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Information Security Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Research Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Security Advisor
10 5 (5.05%) Security Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) SOA Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 17 (17.17%) CESG
3 4 (4.04%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (2.02%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 47 (47.47%) Information Security
3 34 (34.34%) Risk Management
4 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.10%) ERP
6 9 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 9 (9.09%) SOA
7 8 (8.08%) Security Management
8 7 (7.07%) Information Security Management
8 7 (7.07%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (7.07%) Validation
9 6 (6.06%) Presales
9 6 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (5.05%) ISMS
10 5 (5.05%) QMS
10 5 (5.05%) Quality Management
10 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.13%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 29 (29.29%) CISSP
3 16 (16.16%) CESG Certified Professional
4 15 (15.15%) CISM
5 14 (14.14%) CLAS
6 12 (12.12%) Degree
6 12 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) CRISC
8 7 (7.07%) DV Cleared
9 6 (6.06%) CEH
10 5 (5.05%) CHECK Team Leader
10 5 (5.05%) CHECK Team Member
10 5 (5.05%) CISA
10 5 (5.05%) CREST Certified
10 5 (5.05%) OSCP
11 4 (4.04%) IISP
12 3 (3.03%) CISMP
13 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (1.01%) ISEB
14 1 (1.01%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.10%) RMADS
3 7 (7.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (5.05%) HMG Infosec
5 4 (4.04%) JSP 440
6 3 (3.03%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.01%) SAP
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