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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 261 260 231
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.048% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -16.36%
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
6209 6263 4706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.55% 83.44% 80.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4932 4870 3642
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL