The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / East Midlands
Rank 162 165 178
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.068% 0.063% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.072% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £70,000 £68,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +37.50%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2553 2795 2804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.19% 88.00% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 2198 2249
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in the East Midlands

Information Assurance
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £70,000 +1.81%
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 2 (66.67%) Military
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
1 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft