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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 908 942 980
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 15 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.027% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.028% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 18
Median salary £55,000 £61,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% +37.22%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +26.11%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 11 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 27 June 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 +24 15 £55,000 -10.93% 7
South East +43 6 £55,000 +4.76%
Reading +19 6 £55,000 -
Berkshire +17 6 £55,000 -
South West +11 6 £56,250 -3.84% 2
Gloucestershire +3 5 £65,000 -3.70%
Bristol +13 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Gloucester +2 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 32 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 22 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (65.63%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (46.88%) RMADS
7 14 (43.75%) Network Design
8 13 (40.63%) Information Security
9 11 (34.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 11 (34.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 10 (31.25%) CISSP
11 9 (28.13%) Degree
11 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
11 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
13 5 (15.63%) CEH
13 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 5 (15.63%) CHECK Team Leader
13 5 (15.63%) CHECK Team Member
13 5 (15.63%) CLAS
13 5 (15.63%) CREST Certified
13 5 (15.63%) OSCP
14 4 (12.50%) Military
14 4 (12.50%) VPN
14 4 (12.50%) Firewall
15 3 (9.38%) C
15 3 (9.38%) CESG
15 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
15 3 (9.38%) Compliance Audit
15 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared

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 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 4 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) CESG
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Physics
3 1 (3.13%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 21 (65.63%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (43.75%) Network Design
5 13 (40.63%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (9.38%) Compliance Audit
9 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Internal Audit
9 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (31.25%) CISSP
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) CEH
5 5 (15.63%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (15.63%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (15.63%) CLAS
5 5 (15.63%) CREST Certified
5 5 (15.63%) OSCP
6 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) CISM
7 2 (6.25%) CRISC
8 1 (3.13%) CISA
8 1 (3.13%) PCI QSA
8 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (68.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (46.88%) RMADS
3 11 (34.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.13%) ISO22301
5 1 (3.13%) ISO27005
5 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago