The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank - 135 154
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.047% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.062% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £45,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Benchmarking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1605 1604 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.72% 75.70% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1210 1775
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Hertfordshire region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Benchmarking
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS