The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Information Assurance Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 861 977 961
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 15 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.008% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +4.00%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Information Assurance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +103 14 £52,500 -16.00% 8
North West - 7 £67,500 - 2
Manchester - 6 - - 2
Bristol +17 3 £52,500 -22.22% 1
South West +17 3 £52,500 -22.22% 2
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
South East +66 1 £60,000 +20.00%
London +59 1 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Worcester - 1 £42,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £67,500 -

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Information Assurance Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (93.94%) Information Assurance
2 29 (87.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (81.82%) Information Security
4 23 (69.70%) CISSP
5 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
6 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
6 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
7 12 (36.36%) C
7 12 (36.36%) Security Management
8 11 (33.33%) CISM
8 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 11 (33.33%) Degree
9 9 (27.27%) Legal
10 8 (24.24%) Business Continuity
10 8 (24.24%) CLAS
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) RMADS
11 7 (21.21%) CESG Certified Professional
11 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
12 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (18.18%) Time Management
12 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
12 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 6 (18.18%) Business Development
12 6 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (18.18%) CESG
12 6 (18.18%) Banking
12 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (18.18%) Information Security Management

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
General
1 9 (27.27%) Legal
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) CESG
3 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.06%) Cybercrime
6 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Information Assurance
2 27 (81.82%) Information Security
3 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
4 12 (36.36%) Security Management
5 8 (24.24%) Business Continuity
6 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
7 6 (18.18%) Business Development
7 6 (18.18%) Data Security
7 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 6 (18.18%) Information Security Management
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (18.18%) Time Management
7 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
9 3 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) CISSP
2 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) CISM
3 11 (33.33%) Degree
3 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) CLAS
5 7 (21.21%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (18.18%) CCNP
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) CISA
9 1 (3.03%) CRISC
9 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (87.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.21%) RMADS
3 5 (15.15%) JSP 440
3 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) Mercator
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