The median annual salary for a Information Assurance Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance Consultant
England / South West
Rank 223 248 241
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Median salary - £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4866 5681 5920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.61% 96.76% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4702 4959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 6 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Information Assurance Consultant
England

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (80.00%) Legal
3 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (80.00%) Data Security
3 8 (80.00%) Security Management
3 8 (80.00%) C
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (80.00%) Business Development
3 8 (80.00%) Time Management
3 8 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Network Architecture
3 8 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Legal
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (80.00%) Business Development
3 8 (80.00%) Data Security
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (80.00%) Network Architecture
3 8 (80.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Security Management
3 8 (80.00%) Time Management
3 8 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (10.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco