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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 875 912 888
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 15 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.018% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 16
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 13 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 24 April 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 +6 14 £56,250 +25.00% 2
South East +3 5 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 - -
Berkshire -13 3 £56,250 +25.00%
London - 3 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £65,000 - 2
Basingstoke +28 2 - -
Hampshire -7 2 - -
Reading -15 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Gloucestershire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Surrey +12 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Avon - 1 £55,000 -

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 36 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 30 (83.33%) RMADS
3 26 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 23 (63.89%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (52.78%) CESG
7 18 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
9 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 15 (41.67%) Network Design
11 13 (36.11%) Information Security
11 13 (36.11%) Cyber Security
12 12 (33.33%) Time Management
12 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
13 10 (27.78%) DV Cleared
14 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (19.44%) JSP 440
15 7 (19.44%) Degree
16 6 (16.67%) Network Management
16 6 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
16 6 (16.67%) Aerospace
17 4 (11.11%) Linux
17 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
17 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
18 2 (5.56%) CISSP
18 2 (5.56%) Finance
19 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
19 1 (2.78%) JSP
19 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
19 1 (2.78%) CESG Infosec

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (83.33%) RMADS
2 24 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 19 (52.78%) CESG
4 6 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 23 (63.89%) Risk Assessment
3 18 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (41.67%) Network Design
5 13 (36.11%) Information Security
5 13 (36.11%) Cyber Security
6 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 12 (33.33%) Time Management
7 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Network Management
9 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (19.44%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) CESG Infosec
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