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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 141 130 169
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +39
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.051% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.068% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
1832 1478 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.69% 74.84% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1194 1830
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £24,000 -
St Albans - 2 £70,000 -
Information Assurance
East of England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) SABSA
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) PKI

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Trainee
2 4 (50.00%) Graduate
3 3 (37.50%) IT Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Trainee Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) SABSA
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
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