The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 229 263
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.037% 0.11% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.12% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Median salary £87,500 £55,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% +48.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,300 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.68% +12.50%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4879 5032 6064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.38% 89.73% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16282 16794 20017
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +9 1 £87,500 +59.09%
South Yorkshire - 1 £77,500 -
Information Assurance
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Information
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Information Assurance
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft