Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 338 412
Rank change year-on-year +25 +74 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 9 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.089% 0.10% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
City of London median annual salary £45,258 £45,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% -32.08% +55.88%
10th Percentile £33,375 £43,127 £49,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £66,500 £77,125
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -32.08% +55.88%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9128 10396 15326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.10% 89.42% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8240 9472 13280
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £94,325 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 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 City of London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) SIEM
1 8 (88.89%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (77.78%) GIAC
2 7 (77.78%) GCIA
2 7 (77.78%) GCIH
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) NIST 800
3 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (44.44%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) FireEye
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Security
4 4 (44.44%) CSIRT
4 4 (44.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) QRadar
4 4 (44.44%) SANS
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) McAfee

Information Assurance
Co-occurring 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Check Point Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Reinsurance
5 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Security
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) GCIA
1 7 (77.78%) GCIH
1 7 (77.78%) GIAC
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) NIST 800
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) CSIRT
1 4 (44.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (44.44%) QRadar
2 2 (22.22%) Nessus
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
1 4 (44.44%) FireEye
1 4 (44.44%) McAfee
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) BeyondTrust