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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / South West
Rank 212 187 218
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 29 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 1.02% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.14% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 28
Median salary £51,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £48,000 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £77,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%

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
4572 5166 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.65% 89.25% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4248 4400
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -46 12 £47,000 -10.47% 1
Bristol +3 10 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Avon - 4 - -
Wiltshire +23 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Dorset - 1 £62,500 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 55 (70.51%) Security Cleared
2 45 (57.69%) Management Information System
3 43 (55.13%) Information Security
4 38 (48.72%) DV Cleared
5 34 (43.59%) Degree
6 27 (34.62%) CISSP
7 25 (32.05%) CESG Certified Professional
8 24 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (30.77%) Aerospace
9 23 (29.49%) C
10 22 (28.21%) Risk Management
10 22 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (28.21%) Security Management
10 22 (28.21%) CESG
11 21 (26.92%) Cisco
12 20 (25.64%) Digital Forensics
13 19 (24.36%) ITIL
13 19 (24.36%) Legal
13 19 (24.36%) Business Continuity
13 19 (24.36%) JSP 440
14 18 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (20.51%) Service Management
15 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (20.51%) Security Operations
16 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
17 14 (17.95%) VMware
17 14 (17.95%) Juniper
17 14 (17.95%) CISM
17 14 (17.95%) Security Operations Centre
17 14 (17.95%) Matrix Organization

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 (14.10%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.13%) AutoCAD
2 4 (5.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Internet
1 9 (11.54%) Junos
2 8 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.13%) Network Security
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) FTP
5 1 (1.28%) HTTP
5 1 (1.28%) IPv4
5 1 (1.28%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 19 (24.36%) Legal
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) French Language
4 4 (5.13%) German Language
5 2 (2.56%) Military
6 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Consultant
2 14 (17.95%) Architect
3 12 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) Security Architect
6 9 (11.54%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.97%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) IT Architect
8 6 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
8 6 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Security Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) ArcSight Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.41%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Security Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) ICT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (57.69%) Management Information System
2 22 (28.21%) CESG
3 14 (17.95%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
5 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 9 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (6.41%) Driving Licence
7 4 (5.13%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (5.13%) Cybercrime
8 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.28%) Cyber Warfare
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Solaris
2 5 (6.41%) Unix
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows 2000
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) Information Security
2 24 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (28.21%) Risk Management
3 22 (28.21%) Security Management
4 20 (25.64%) Digital Forensics
5 19 (24.36%) Business Continuity
5 19 (24.36%) ITIL
6 16 (20.51%) Security Operations
6 16 (20.51%) Service Management
7 14 (17.95%) Matrix Organization
8 13 (16.67%) Project Management
8 13 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
8 13 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (15.38%) MODAF
10 11 (14.10%) Data Protection
10 11 (14.10%) ISMS
10 11 (14.10%) Mathematics
10 11 (14.10%) Matrix Management
10 11 (14.10%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) C
2 1 (1.28%) C#
2 1 (1.28%) C++
2 1 (1.28%) Lua
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.28%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (70.51%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.72%) DV Cleared
3 34 (43.59%) Degree
4 27 (34.62%) CISSP
5 25 (32.05%) CESG Certified Professional
6 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 14 (17.95%) CISM
9 9 (11.54%) CCNA
9 9 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (11.54%) JNCIA
10 7 (8.97%) CCNP
11 6 (7.69%) CISA
12 5 (6.41%) GIAC
12 5 (6.41%) GSEC
12 5 (6.41%) MBCS
13 4 (5.13%) CLAS
14 3 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (3.85%) HNC
14 3 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.36%) JSP 440
2 18 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (12.82%) RMADS
4 7 (8.97%) HMG Infosec
5 6 (7.69%) GPG13
6 4 (5.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.28%) QRadar
2 1 (1.28%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.28%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Cisco
2 14 (17.95%) Juniper
2 14 (17.95%) VMware
3 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 5 (6.41%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.41%) Cloudera
5 5 (6.41%) Crossbeam
5 5 (6.41%) F5
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle
5 5 (6.41%) Palo Alto
5 5 (6.41%) Splunk
6 1 (1.28%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.28%) Sourcefire
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