Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 224 234
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.15% 0.059% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.063% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £87,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.86% +84.21% +15.85%
10th Percentile £41,230 £71,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,475 £96,625 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,575 £87,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -51.34% +59.09% +34.15%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,423 4,784 5,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.29% 93.55% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,709 4,079 4,535
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.44%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Leeds

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Information Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SMS
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Governance Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Information Governance Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Information Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Information Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft