The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 2.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 153 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 69.34% 73.21% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 114 95
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 £32,500 £28,667 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
Hertfordshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Information Security
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Information Security Salary Trend in St Albans

Information Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing Information Security 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 Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing Information Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) CORE IMPACT