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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 919 958 986
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 21 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.027% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 18
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median 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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 0 21 £55,000 - 1
South East +26 11 £55,000 - 1
Reading +25 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire +24 10 £55,000 -2.22%
Gloucestershire +14 7 £65,000 -
South West +2 7 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire +9 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 27 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (70.37%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
4 16 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (55.56%) RMADS
6 13 (48.15%) Network Design
6 13 (48.15%) CESG Certified Professional
7 11 (40.74%) Degree
7 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
7 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
8 10 (37.04%) Information Security
8 10 (37.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (22.22%) CISSP
9 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (18.52%) CEH
10 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
10 5 (18.52%) CREST Certified
10 5 (18.52%) CHECK Team Leader
10 5 (18.52%) CHECK Team Member
10 5 (18.52%) OSCP
11 3 (11.11%) Military
11 3 (11.11%) VPN
11 3 (11.11%) CESG
11 3 (11.11%) Firewall
12 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
12 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
12 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
12 2 (7.41%) CLAS
13 1 (3.70%) CRISC

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 19 (70.37%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (59.26%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (48.15%) Network Design
5 10 (37.04%) Information Security
6 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.70%) Data Management
8 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (48.15%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) CISSP
5 5 (18.52%) CEH
5 5 (18.52%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (18.52%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (18.52%) CREST Certified
5 5 (18.52%) OSCP
6 2 (7.41%) CLAS
7 1 (3.70%) CISM
7 1 (3.70%) CRISC
7 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (55.56%) RMADS
3 10 (37.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
4 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.70%) ISO22301
5 1 (3.70%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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