Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 258 307
Rank change year-on-year +8 +49 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.076% 0.069% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.076% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +43.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £34,245 £38,500 £36,600
90th Percentile £46,493 £62,500 £43,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -26.09% +24.32% -11.90%

Information Assurance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,029 6,608 8,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.28% 90.77% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,128 5,679 6,598
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,200 £27,063
90th Percentile £60,250 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leeds +23 4 £43,486 +24.24%
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) CESG
4 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Governance Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Governance Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (20.00%) CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS