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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 181 189 191
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 20 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 11
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -16.36%
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
3746 4027 4052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.15% 83.37% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 3231 3128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 +13 15 £45,000 -10.00%
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (62.16%) PHP
2 44 (59.46%) Web Services
3 40 (54.05%) Python
4 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (32.43%) QA
4 24 (32.43%) Test Strategy
5 23 (31.08%) Selenium
5 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
5 23 (31.08%) WebDriver
5 23 (31.08%) SQL
5 23 (31.08%) MySQL
5 23 (31.08%) Java
5 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
5 23 (31.08%) Perl
5 23 (31.08%) Internet
6 22 (29.73%) Red Hat
6 22 (29.73%) HTTP
6 22 (29.73%) DNS
6 22 (29.73%) Linux
6 22 (29.73%) JMeter
6 22 (29.73%) Workflow
6 22 (29.73%) LAMP
6 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
6 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (29.73%) Ruby
6 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
7 21 (28.38%) Cyber Security
7 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
7 21 (28.38%) Apache

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (28.38%) Apache
2 17 (22.97%) nginx
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Internet
2 22 (29.73%) HTTP
2 22 (29.73%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Selenium
1 23 (31.08%) WebDriver
2 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 22 (29.73%) JMeter
3 4 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
1 2 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Linux Administrator
1 18 (24.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 16 (21.62%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Security Advisor
4 8 (10.81%) Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Security Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Tester
8 2 (2.70%) Risk Consultant
9 1 (1.35%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) Web Services
2 22 (29.73%) LAMP
3 1 (1.35%) Symfony
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) Yii
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) RMADS
2 16 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 16 (21.62%) CESG
2 16 (21.62%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (9.46%) Open Source
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 18 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) CentOS
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (32.43%) Test Strategy
2 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
3 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (29.73%) Workflow
4 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
4 21 (28.38%) Cyber Security
5 19 (25.68%) Automated Testing
6 17 (22.97%) Risk Management
6 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.16%) Risk Analysis
7 9 (12.16%) CRAMM
7 9 (12.16%) Security Testing
8 8 (10.81%) ISMS
8 8 (10.81%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.81%) SOA
8 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.76%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) PHP
2 40 (54.05%) Python
3 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 23 (31.08%) Java
3 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) Perl
4 22 (29.73%) Ruby
4 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) CISSP
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) CISM
5 1 (1.35%) CIPD
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.43%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.35%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) Puppet
1 18 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.41%) Nagios
2 4 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.41%) VMware
2 4 (5.41%) Citrix
3 1 (1.35%) Cognos
3 1 (1.35%) Zend