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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 928 923 909
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 6 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.026% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 25
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 8 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 8 February 2016. 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 -17 5 £55,000 -12.00% 5
South East +18 3 £50,000 - 2
Reading 0 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Berkshire -1 2 £52,500 +7.69%
Gloucestershire -4 2 £65,000 - 3
South West -13 2 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Surrey +17 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 -

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) Information Assurance
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (52.94%) CISSP
2 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (52.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 8 (47.06%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) RMADS
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 7 (41.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (35.29%) CLAS
5 6 (35.29%) Network Design
6 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
8 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
8 3 (17.65%) JSP 440
8 3 (17.65%) CISM
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) VPN
9 2 (11.76%) C
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) CISA

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Assurance
2 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (47.06%) Information Security
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
5 6 (35.29%) Network Design
6 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (11.76%) Business Development
9 2 (11.76%) Data Management
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Time Management
10 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) ITSM
10 1 (5.88%) Service Management
10 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 1 (5.88%) UML
10 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CESG Certified Professional
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) CLAS
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) CISM
6 2 (11.76%) CISA
6 2 (11.76%) CRISC
7 1 (5.88%) GCED
7 1 (5.88%) GIAC
7 1 (5.88%) GSEC
7 1 (5.88%) ISACA
7 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
7 1 (5.88%) ISSEP
7 1 (5.88%) ISSMP
7 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
7 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (41.18%) RMADS
3 3 (17.65%) JSP 440
3 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.88%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago