The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 59 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.47% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
Information Assurance
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
315 442 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.77% 80.22% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 279 404 470
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Suffolk

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +3 2 £33,500 -10.66%
Information Assurance
East of England

Information Assurance
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared