The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -4.00%
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
777 747 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.30% 86.56% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 660 583 529
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) BS25999
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) BS25999