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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / East of England
Rank 230 266 275
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 12 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.12% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £85,000 £57,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.82% -20.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year - +2.32%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5241 6424 6210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.19% 87.83% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4169 5090 4933
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +16 6 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Essex +13 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £85,000 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 24 (82.76%) Information Security
2 22 (75.86%) Management Information System
3 20 (68.97%) Information Security Management
3 20 (68.97%) Security Management
4 18 (62.07%) ITIL
5 15 (51.72%) CISSP
6 14 (48.28%) GIAC
6 14 (48.28%) COBIT
6 14 (48.28%) Regulatory Compliance
7 12 (41.38%) CEH
8 8 (27.59%) CISM
9 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (20.69%) Computacenter
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
10 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
10 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (20.69%) Internal Audit
11 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (13.79%) JSON
12 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
12 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 4 (13.79%) CRM

Information Assurance
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP Manager
1 14 (48.28%) Governance Manager
1 14 (48.28%) Security Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Auditor
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Auditor
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IT Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Integration Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Audit Manager
5 2 (6.90%) COBIT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Internal Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) JSON
1 4 (13.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Information Security
2 20 (68.97%) Information Security Management
2 20 (68.97%) Security Management
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL
4 14 (48.28%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
6 6 (20.69%) Internal Audit
7 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) UML
9 2 (6.90%) Validation
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) GIAC
3 12 (41.38%) CEH
4 8 (27.59%) CISM
5 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) COBIT
2 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
2 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Computacenter
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Remedy
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk & Suffolk Constabularies
Salary: From £42,492 to £46,422 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago