The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Assurance Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 879 910 837
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -73
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 19 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.015% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.015% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 41
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £59,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.50% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Assurance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Assurance Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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
England +24 14 £55,000 +22.22% 3
South West -5 5 £63,500 - 1
London - 5 £53,750 - 2
South East +5 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Gloucestershire - 4 £65,500 - 1
Berkshire +6 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Reading -9 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Gloucester - 3 £63,500 -
Paddington - 2 £53,750 -
Bristol -17 1 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £85,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title.

1 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (87.50%) Information Assurance
3 24 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (68.75%) Cyber Security
5 15 (46.88%) RMADS
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
7 11 (34.38%) Network Design
8 10 (31.25%) JSP 440
8 10 (31.25%) Network Management
8 10 (31.25%) Aerospace
9 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (18.75%) CISSP
10 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (18.75%) CESG
10 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (15.63%) Information Security
11 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
11 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
12 3 (9.38%) CISA
12 3 (9.38%) CISM
12 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
12 3 (9.38%) C
12 3 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (9.38%) IT Governance
12 3 (9.38%) GSEC
12 3 (9.38%) Release Management
13 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
13 2 (6.25%) ISSAP

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Assurance Consultant in their job title 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 with Information Assurance Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
General
1 10 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) RMADS
2 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) CESG
4 3 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) DTV
6 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Information Assurance
2 24 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 22 (68.75%) Cyber Security
4 11 (34.38%) Network Design
5 10 (31.25%) Network Management
6 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.63%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) IT Governance
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (6.25%) ITSM
9 2 (6.25%) Security Management
10 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) CRM
10 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) CISSP
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) CISA
4 3 (9.38%) CISM
4 3 (9.38%) GSEC
5 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
5 2 (6.25%) ISSEP
5 2 (6.25%) ISSMP
5 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 2 (6.25%) ISACA
5 2 (6.25%) GCED
6 1 (3.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (31.25%) JSP 440
3 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago