Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Assurance Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 591 646
Rank change year-on-year +63 +55 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.029% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% - +27.78%
10th Percentile £48,250 £48,750 £48,000
90th Percentile £56,950 £62,250 £67,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29799 33908 41500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.00% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24860 28418 34627
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Information Assurance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the South East

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the South East

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Surrey - 5 £52,500 -
Hampshire +3 4 £54,000 -10.00%
Information Assurance Consultant
England

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Information Assurance Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 5 (55.56%) CRAMM
3 5 (55.56%) OWASP
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ISO 22301
6 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (11.11%) ISO 31000
6 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) CRAMM
3 5 (55.56%) OWASP
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ISO 22301
4 1 (11.11%) ISO 31000
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS