The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
UK / Wales
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.094% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
903 1107 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.27% 80.39% 83.47%
Number of salaries quoted 735 951 971
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Wales region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Wales

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 12 (80.00%) Statistics
1 12 (80.00%) Time Management
1 12 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (13.33%) IaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Security Architect
3 6 (40.00%) Information Security Advisor
3 6 (40.00%) Security Advisor
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Architect
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Security Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 12 (80.00%) Statistics
1 12 (80.00%) Time Management
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
1 2 (13.33%) VMware