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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 101 93
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.50% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.60% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
Information Assurance
UK

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
1052 1174 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.32% 83.86% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 904 973 940
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,386 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001