The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 156 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.081% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.100% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £24,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+139.58% -45.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Information Assurance
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
1960 2007 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.40% 81.12% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1662 1278
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
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