The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 212 214
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.047% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.053% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £41,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -14.58%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3115 3788 4077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.33% 88.71% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2706 3176 3288
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft