The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 111 103 121
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.63% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.28% 6.41% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 20
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
514 515 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.41% 25.43% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 406 409 503
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Royston - 10 £80,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 6 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Watford -7 3 £65,000 -23.52%
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 29 (56.86%) Information Security
2 27 (52.94%) CISM
3 25 (49.02%) GIAC
4 21 (41.18%) CEH
4 21 (41.18%) SIEM
5 17 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 17 (33.33%) Firewall
5 17 (33.33%) ITIL
6 16 (31.37%) Network Security
7 15 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 14 (27.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (25.49%) Presales
10 12 (23.53%) SANS
10 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 12 (23.53%) Information Assurance
10 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
11 11 (21.57%) CISA
11 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (21.57%) Regulatory Compliance
12 10 (19.61%) Security Operations
12 10 (19.61%) CESG Certified Professional
12 10 (19.61%) Security Management
12 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco
13 9 (17.65%) Windows
13 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
13 9 (17.65%) Risk Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) JBoss
1 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) Network Security
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.88%) HTTP
4 3 (5.88%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) WLAN
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) AppScan
1 3 (5.88%) Burp Suite
1 3 (5.88%) Paros
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Security Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Architect
3 11 (21.57%) Security Architect
4 10 (19.61%) CISSP Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Governance Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Security Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Information Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Network Security Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Security Technical Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
9 3 (5.88%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.88%) CESG
4 3 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Information Security
2 21 (41.18%) SIEM
3 17 (33.33%) ITIL
4 14 (27.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (25.49%) Presales
6 12 (23.53%) Information Assurance
7 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (21.57%) Regulatory Compliance
8 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
8 10 (19.61%) Security Management
8 10 (19.61%) Security Operations
9 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.69%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (15.69%) TOGAF
11 7 (13.73%) Analytics
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
12 6 (11.76%) Change Control
12 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
12 6 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) CISM
2 25 (49.02%) GIAC
3 21 (41.18%) CEH
4 12 (23.53%) SANS
4 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) CISA
6 10 (19.61%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (11.76%) CRISC
7 6 (11.76%) GSEC
7 6 (11.76%) MCP
8 5 (9.80%) CCIE
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (9.80%) ISACA
9 4 (7.84%) CLAS
10 3 (5.88%) CSSLP
10 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
11 2 (3.92%) CCSE
11 2 (3.92%) QiCA
11 2 (3.92%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 8 (15.69%) COBIT
3 5 (9.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.92%) GPG13
5 1 (1.96%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.96%) RMADS
5 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) XenApp
2 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) QRadar
2 5 (9.80%) RSA Security Analytics
3 3 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (5.88%) HP Fortify
3 3 (5.88%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
4 1 (1.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 8 (15.69%) F5
4 8 (15.69%) Palo Alto
4 8 (15.69%) Symantec
5 7 (13.73%) Sourcefire
6 6 (11.76%) AlienVault
6 6 (11.76%) Computacenter
6 6 (11.76%) Forcepoint
6 6 (11.76%) LogLogic
6 6 (11.76%) LogRhythm
6 6 (11.76%) Splunk
7 5 (9.80%) AlgoSec
7 5 (9.80%) FireEye
7 5 (9.80%) IBM
7 5 (9.80%) Intel
7 5 (9.80%) Intel Security
7 5 (9.80%) Juniper
7 5 (9.80%) Lancope
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago