The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 208 214
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.089% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 12
Median salary £82,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +7.84%  

Information Assurance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2873 4374 4663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.23% 87.22% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 3515 3349
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Berkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Berkshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Slough - 1 £82,500 -
Information Assurance
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) GCIA
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 7 days ago