Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 292 316
Rank change year-on-year +39 +24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.016% 0.035% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.039% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 16
Berkshire median annual salary £31,000 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.51% -3.64% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £46,500 £46,875
90th Percentile £34,000 £61,900 £63,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -9.09%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5493 7660 9580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.34% 88.17% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5844 7481
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £31,000 -
Information Assurance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001