The median annual salary for a Information Assurance Consultant was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 937 951
Rank change year-on-year +89 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 10 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 14
Median salary £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £51,050 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance Consultant in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance Consultant over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Assurance Consultant in the UK

Information Assurance Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +98 10 £61,250 +11.36% 1
South West +30 8 - -
Gloucestershire +4 6 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) Information Security
2 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (86.21%) Information Assurance
3 23 (79.31%) Management Information System
4 22 (75.86%) Security Management
5 21 (72.41%) Risk Management
6 20 (68.97%) CISSP
6 20 (68.97%) Degree
7 19 (65.52%) Computer Science
7 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
7 19 (65.52%) C
7 19 (65.52%) CISM
8 18 (62.07%) Legal
8 18 (62.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 18 (62.07%) Network Architecture
9 17 (58.62%) Cyber Essentials
9 17 (58.62%) DV Cleared
9 17 (58.62%) Reverse Engineering
9 17 (58.62%) Time Management
9 17 (58.62%) Incident Management
9 17 (58.62%) Mathematics
9 17 (58.62%) Business Development
9 17 (58.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (58.62%) Business Continuity
9 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
9 17 (58.62%) Banking
9 17 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (58.62%) Data Security
9 17 (58.62%) ITIL
9 17 (58.62%) Cisco

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (58.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
General
1 18 (62.07%) Legal
2 17 (58.62%) Banking
2 17 (58.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Management Information System
2 19 (65.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) CESG
4 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Information Security
2 25 (86.21%) Information Assurance
3 22 (75.86%) Security Management
4 21 (72.41%) Risk Management
5 18 (62.07%) Network Architecture
5 18 (62.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 17 (58.62%) Business Continuity
6 17 (58.62%) Business Development
6 17 (58.62%) Data Security
6 17 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (58.62%) Incident Management
6 17 (58.62%) ITIL
6 17 (58.62%) Mathematics
6 17 (58.62%) Reverse Engineering
6 17 (58.62%) Time Management
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) ISMS
8 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) CISSP
1 20 (68.97%) Degree
2 19 (65.52%) CISM
2 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
3 17 (58.62%) CCNP
3 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (58.62%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (13.79%) CLAS
6 2 (6.90%) CISA
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (86.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (58.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (13.79%) JSP 440
3 4 (13.79%) RMADS
4 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
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ANSON MCCADE
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