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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 130 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 12 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.57% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 1.79% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 13
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £31,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
East of England

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
618 725 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.40% 31.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 470 535 611
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Watford +7 9 £52,500 +110.00%
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CISSP 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 CISSP.

1 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (40.54%) CISM
3 13 (35.14%) CISA
3 13 (35.14%) Information Security
4 11 (29.73%) Network Security
5 10 (27.03%) Cyber Security
6 9 (24.32%) SIEM
6 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (24.32%) Nessus
6 9 (24.32%) Time Management
6 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
6 9 (24.32%) GCIA
6 9 (24.32%) GCIH
6 9 (24.32%) SSCP
6 9 (24.32%) CRM
6 9 (24.32%) Remedy
6 9 (24.32%) LAN
6 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) COBIT
7 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
8 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
8 6 (16.22%) CISMP
8 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
8 6 (16.22%) Security Management
8 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CISSP 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 CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Network Security
2 9 (24.32%) LAN
2 9 (24.32%) WAN
2 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Security Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Information Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Junior
6 1 (2.70%) Information Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
1 2 (5.41%) JDBC
1 2 (5.41%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
3 2 (5.41%) Tandem
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) AIX
1 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Information Security
2 10 (27.03%) Cyber Security
3 9 (24.32%) CRM
3 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
3 9 (24.32%) Time Management
3 9 (24.32%) SIEM
3 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
4 6 (16.22%) Security Management
5 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
5 4 (10.81%) Security Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Facility Management
7 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) CISM
2 13 (35.14%) CISA
3 9 (24.32%) SSCP
3 9 (24.32%) GCIA
3 9 (24.32%) GCIH
4 6 (16.22%) CISMP
5 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) CEH
5 3 (8.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) COBIT
2 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) RACF
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (5.41%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Nessus
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Remedy
2 2 (5.41%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Sun
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) CA
2 2 (5.41%) Novell
2 2 (5.41%) NetIQ
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago