Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 232 269
Rank change year-on-year +27 +37 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.056% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.061% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Leeds median annual salary £44,471 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.38% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £37,875 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,471 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.88% +50.00% +21.21%

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 4539 4880 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.41% 90.72% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3835 4170 5131
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% - +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

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) COM
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

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 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft