Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 213 227
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £76,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.61% +38.64% +50.68%
10th Percentile £41,100 £42,450 £39,375
90th Percentile £45,475 £94,375 £60,625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £76,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -43.61% +27.08% +64.38%

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 3,557 4,441 5,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.35% 93.95% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,973 3,763 4,276
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 18 October 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 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) WAN

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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Governance Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Governance Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft