The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Information Assurance
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 67 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 88.76% 91.78% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 63
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Information Assurance
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001