The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 190 175 213
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 9 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.86% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.04% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 12
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Information Assurance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3591 4222 4085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.93% 82.41% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 3434 3213
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Surrey

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Leatherhead +3 7 £45,000 -16.27%
Guildford -8 2 £50,000 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 27 (72.97%) PHP
1 27 (72.97%) Web Services
2 26 (70.27%) Python
3 19 (51.35%) Cyber Security
4 17 (45.95%) WebDriver
4 17 (45.95%) Test Strategy
4 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 17 (45.95%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (45.95%) Automated Testing
4 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 17 (45.95%) QA
4 17 (45.95%) Selenium
4 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
5 16 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (43.24%) Ruby
5 16 (43.24%) LAMP
5 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (43.24%) MySQL
5 16 (43.24%) JMeter
5 16 (43.24%) Workflow
5 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
6 10 (27.03%) Puppet
6 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
6 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
6 10 (27.03%) Perl
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) Apache
6 10 (27.03%) HTTP

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) Apache
1 10 (27.03%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) HTTP
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
1 10 (27.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) WebDriver
1 17 (45.95%) Selenium
2 16 (43.24%) JMeter
2 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 10 (27.03%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) Web Services
2 16 (43.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) RMADS
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) CESG
3 2 (5.41%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Cyber Security
2 17 (45.95%) Test Strategy
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Automated Testing
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
3 16 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (43.24%) Workflow
4 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.11%) CRAMM
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.41%) ISMS
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) PHP
2 26 (70.27%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) Java
4 16 (43.24%) Ruby
4 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
5 10 (27.03%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) QA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Puppet
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) Cognos