Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 335 378
Rank change year-on-year -7 +43 -24
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 15 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 11
East of England median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% +4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £48,789 £46,550 £39,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10617 11542 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.05% 88.51% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8626 9519 10992
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in the East of England

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in the East of England

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in the East of England

Information Assurance
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire -6 14 £105,000 +75.00%
Essex - 1 £38,316 -
Information Assurance
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) CESG
3 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (40.00%) CISA
5 6 (40.00%) CISM
5 6 (40.00%) CISSP
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) Firmware
6 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
6 5 (33.33%) Electronics
6 5 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
7 4 (26.67%) GDPR
7 4 (26.67%) CLAS
7 4 (26.67%) Publishing
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (26.67%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (26.67%) Information Management
7 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (26.67%) CRAMM

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Akamai
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
3 4 (26.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Chief Information Officer
2 4 (26.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 4 (26.67%) Chief Security Officer
2 4 (26.67%) CIO
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Officer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) CESG
2 4 (26.67%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
7 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (26.67%) CRAMM
7 4 (26.67%) Information Management
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) Change Management
10 1 (6.67%) Data Security
10 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 1 (6.67%) Validation
10 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) AWK
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (26.67%) CLAS
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 2 (13.33%) COBIT
5 1 (6.67%) GPG13
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Splunk
1 1 (6.67%) Veracode