The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 204 201
Rank change year-on-year +56 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 16 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.57% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Median salary £70,000 £77,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.67% +72.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2347 3696 3991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 83.76% 86.74% 86.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 3121 3342
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Staines -7 2 - -
Information Assurance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 25 (89.29%) Management Information System
1 25 (89.29%) Risk Management
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
2 23 (82.14%) ITIL
3 16 (57.14%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) Project Management
5 13 (46.43%) NHS
5 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
5 13 (46.43%) Physics
5 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) TOGAF
5 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
6 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 12 (42.86%) Internal Audit
6 12 (42.86%) Business Analysis
7 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
8 10 (35.71%) PRINCE
8 10 (35.71%) CISSP
8 10 (35.71%) Scrum
8 10 (35.71%) Finance
8 10 (35.71%) Legal
8 10 (35.71%) CISM
8 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (35.71%) Kanban
9 9 (32.14%) 802.1X
9 9 (32.14%) ISO 9000

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
1 10 (35.71%) Legal
2 4 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
1 9 (32.14%) Information Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Information Security Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Security Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Information Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Security Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Security Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (46.43%) NHS
3 9 (32.14%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (17.86%) PKI
5 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Risk Management
2 23 (82.14%) Information Security
2 23 (82.14%) ITIL
3 14 (50.00%) Project Management
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Data Protection
4 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
4 13 (46.43%) Physics
4 13 (46.43%) TOGAF
5 12 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 12 (42.86%) Internal Audit
5 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 10 (35.71%) Kanban
6 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 10 (35.71%) PRINCE
6 10 (35.71%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (32.14%) SSADM
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 10 (35.71%) CISSP
4 4 (14.29%) APMP
5 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (32.14%) ISO 9000
3 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (17.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (10.71%) GDPR
5 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
6 1 (3.57%) SSAE 16