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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance Consultant
Rank 909 936 971
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 22 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.027% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 14
Median salary £55,000 £61,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% +33.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +18.91%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +42 17 £55,000 -10.93% 4
South West +19 6 £56,250 +5.14%
Gloucestershire +2 5 £65,000 -0.76%
South East +34 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Reading +15 4 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +10 4 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -2 2 £44,000 - 1
Bristol +13 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Birmingham -10 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £65,000 -

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 43 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 32 (74.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
4 22 (51.16%) Information Security
5 21 (48.84%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (41.86%) RMADS
7 17 (39.53%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (39.53%) CISSP
8 14 (32.56%) Network Design
9 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
9 12 (27.91%) CESG Certified Professional
9 12 (27.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Mathematics
12 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
13 7 (16.28%) CLAS
14 6 (13.95%) CESG
15 5 (11.63%) Military
15 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 5 (11.63%) C
15 5 (11.63%) OSCP
15 5 (11.63%) CHECK Team Leader
15 5 (11.63%) CHECK Team Member
15 5 (11.63%) CREST Certified
15 5 (11.63%) CEH
15 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
16 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
16 4 (9.30%) Compliance Audit
16 4 (9.30%) VPN
16 4 (9.30%) Firewall

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 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
General
1 5 (11.63%) Military
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.95%) CESG
3 3 (6.98%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.33%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 22 (51.16%) Information Security
3 21 (48.84%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (39.53%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (32.56%) Network Design
6 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (9.30%) Compliance Audit
9 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.98%) Security Management
10 2 (4.65%) Information Security Management
11 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (2.33%) Internal Audit
11 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (39.53%) CISSP
3 12 (27.91%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) CLAS
6 5 (11.63%) CEH
6 5 (11.63%) CHECK Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (11.63%) CREST Certified
6 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) OSCP
7 3 (6.98%) CISM
8 2 (4.65%) CRISC
9 1 (2.33%) CISA
9 1 (2.33%) PCI QSA
9 1 (2.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (74.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (41.86%) RMADS
3 12 (27.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.65%) JSP 440
6 1 (2.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.33%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Mercator
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago