The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Information Assurance Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance Lead
UK
Rank 845 936 950
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Leader 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £80,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +7.14%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Assurance Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Information Assurance Leader in the job title.

Information Assurance Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Assurance Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance Leader within the UK.

Information Assurance Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Information Assurance Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance Leader over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Information Assurance Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Assurance Leader
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +87 4 £80,000 +77.77%
South West - 3 £90,000 -
Bristol - 2 £91,250 -
Dorset - 1 £62,500 -
London - 1 £70,000 -

Information Assurance Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Information Assurance Leader 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 Leader in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) MODAF
4 3 (42.86%) CISSP
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) CESG
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) DoDAF
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (14.29%) ISMS
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Information Assurance Leader 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) CESG
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) MODAF
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) ISMS
6 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001