Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Assurance Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 330 351
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.097% 0.073% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.075% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
South West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.32% -2.31%
10th Percentile £55,000 £42,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £64,875 £79,300
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% -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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10013 10607 11545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 96.99% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8306 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the South West

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the South West

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -21 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Wiltshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +24 2 £62,500 -3.85%
Information Assurance Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (90.00%) RMADS
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (50.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) Electronics
6 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (30.00%) Validation
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (20.00%) CESG
9 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
9 1 (10.00%) Marketing
9 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
9 1 (10.00%) SAP
9 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (10.00%) CISSP

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

Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) RMADS
2 5 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP