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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 886 914 843
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -71
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 12 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.017% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 35
Average salary £63,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £68,450 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+45.55% -10.00%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Information Assurance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 12 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 30 June 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 +29 10 £63,500 +41.11%
South West -5 4 £65,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £65,500 -
South East +11 3 - -
Gloucester - 3 £63,500 -
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Reading -11 2 - -
London - 2 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £85,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (78.13%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (68.75%) RMADS
5 20 (62.50%) Cyber Security
6 13 (40.63%) Network Design
6 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
7 12 (37.50%) CESG
8 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) JSP 440
10 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Aerospace
10 8 (25.00%) Network Management
11 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
12 5 (15.63%) CESG CLAS
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) Time Management
12 5 (15.63%) Information Security
13 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
14 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
14 2 (6.25%) Security Management
14 2 (6.25%) C
14 2 (6.25%) CISSP
14 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
14 2 (6.25%) Finance
14 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
14 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture

Information Assurance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
General
1 8 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) RMADS
2 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
3 12 (37.50%) CESG
4 5 (15.63%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 25 (78.13%) Risk Assessment
3 20 (62.50%) Cyber Security
4 13 (40.63%) Network Design
5 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (25.00%) Network Management
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.63%) Information Security
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Time Management
9 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) Security Management
10 1 (3.13%) CRM
10 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
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