The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 245 250 213
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.088% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% 0.067% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £52,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Information Assurance
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6016 5944 4518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.63% 82.57% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4939 4607 3529
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +5 3 £36,500 -
South Yorkshire +3 3 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cyber Security
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) ISMS
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Tableau
6 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) CISA

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Governance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cyber Security
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
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