The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 88
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +7.84%  

Information Assurance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 554 658 815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.64% 81.33% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 507 624 625
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Southampton

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001