The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
London / City of London
Rank 218 252 303
Rank change year-on-year +34 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 8 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 10
Median salary £55,000 £61,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.83% +6.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year +4.54% +6.28%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 6410 8998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.47% 90.32% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 5709 7578
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in the City of London

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in the City of London

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (75.00%) GIAC
3 9 (75.00%) SANS
4 8 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (66.67%) GCIA
4 8 (66.67%) GCIH
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) SIEM
5 7 (58.33%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (50.00%) Intel Security
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) Dell
6 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (50.00%) Use Case
6 6 (50.00%) Computer Security
6 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (50.00%) FireEye
6 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) CISSP
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (66.67%) SIEM
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Security
4 6 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Use Case
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) ISMS
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) GIAC
1 9 (75.00%) SANS
2 8 (66.67%) GCIA
2 8 (66.67%) GCIH
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (16.67%) CSIRT
2 2 (16.67%) Nessus
2 2 (16.67%) QRadar
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Dell
1 6 (50.00%) FireEye
1 6 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (16.67%) BeyondTrust
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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