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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 855 869 853
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 23 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 32
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -10 18 £62,500 +38.88% 1
South West -10 14 £62,500 +4.16%
Bristol -3 7 £62,500 +4.16%
Gloucestershire -9 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Berkshire -18 4 £48,750 +8.33%
South East -30 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -6 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Gloucester +11 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Cheltenham -17 1 - -
London - 1 £72,500 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 - 1
Avon - 1 £55,000 -

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 34 (89.47%) RMADS
3 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
4 28 (73.68%) CESG
5 26 (68.42%) Risk Assessment
6 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
8 21 (55.26%) DV Cleared
8 21 (55.26%) Network Design
9 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (42.11%) CESG CLAS
11 12 (31.58%) Information Security
12 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
12 11 (28.95%) Time Management
13 9 (23.68%) Security Architecture
14 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
16 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
16 4 (10.53%) iPad
16 4 (10.53%) Linux
16 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
17 1 (2.63%) JSP
17 1 (2.63%) CISSP
17 1 (2.63%) Finance
17 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
17 1 (2.63%) CESG Infosec
17 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
17 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (89.47%) RMADS
2 28 (73.68%) CESG
3 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
4 16 (42.11%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 26 (68.42%) Risk Assessment
3 21 (55.26%) Network Design
4 12 (31.58%) Information Security
5 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
5 11 (28.95%) Time Management
6 9 (23.68%) Security Architecture
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
3 21 (55.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) CESG Infosec
3 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
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