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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 207 191 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 10 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.22% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.91% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 15
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +7.50%
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
3886 4306 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.77% 82.29% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3267 3523 3183
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram 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 7 July 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
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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 -2 4 £45,000 -
Guildford -8 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 17 (60.71%) PHP
1 17 (60.71%) Cyber Security
2 16 (57.14%) Web Services
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) Selenium
4 13 (46.43%) QA
4 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (46.43%) Automated Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 13 (46.43%) Ruby
4 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
4 13 (46.43%) WebDriver
4 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
4 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
4 13 (46.43%) MySQL
4 13 (46.43%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) LAMP
5 12 (42.86%) JMeter
5 12 (42.86%) Workflow
6 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) CISSP
8 5 (17.86%) RMADS
9 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (14.29%) Puppet
9 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Selenium
2 13 (46.43%) WebDriver
2 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
3 12 (42.86%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) Symfony
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) Yii
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) RMADS
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Cyber Security
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Automated Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
3 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
4 12 (42.86%) Workflow
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.71%) CRAMM
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security
6 3 (10.71%) Server Building
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Benchmarking
7 2 (7.14%) ISMS
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) PHP
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Ruby
4 13 (46.43%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CISSP
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) CISM
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) CIPD
3 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) QA
2 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix