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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 116 148 130
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 31 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.37% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 1.86% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 13
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
687 698 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.45% 30.65% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 525 523 611
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 - 18 £47,500 - 1
Stevenage 0 4 £54,190 -13.29% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £56,250 - 1
Watford +3 3 £70,000 +33.33% 3
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 41 (65.08%) Information Security
2 29 (46.03%) PCI DSS
3 27 (42.86%) CISM
3 27 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (42.86%) SIEM
4 24 (38.10%) Firewall
5 23 (36.51%) CESG Certified Professional
6 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 19 (30.16%) Windows
8 16 (25.40%) ITIL
9 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 15 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (22.22%) CRISC
10 14 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 14 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
11 13 (20.63%) Service Management
11 13 (20.63%) MS Office
12 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
12 12 (19.05%) GCIA
12 12 (19.05%) Nessus
12 12 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (17.46%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (17.46%) GCIH
13 11 (17.46%) SSCP
13 11 (17.46%) GIAC
14 10 (15.87%) Change Management
14 10 (15.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (15.87%) Lotus

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (15.87%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) Network Security
3 7 (11.11%) VPN
4 6 (9.52%) DNS
4 6 (9.52%) WAN
4 6 (9.52%) Wireshark
5 5 (7.94%) LAN
5 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (1.59%) MPLS
6 1 (1.59%) RTP
6 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Local Government
4 3 (4.76%) Military
5 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Security Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 14 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Security Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Security Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) Information Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Principal Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Principal Security Architect
7 4 (6.35%) IT Risk Manager
7 4 (6.35%) IT Security Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.76%) CISSP Architect
9 2 (3.17%) CISSP Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Lead Security Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.59%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.11%) CESG
4 5 (7.94%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Information Security
2 27 (42.86%) SIEM
3 16 (25.40%) ITIL
4 15 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 14 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
6 13 (20.63%) Service Management
7 12 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (17.46%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) Change Management
10 7 (11.11%) Patch Management
10 7 (11.11%) Presales
10 7 (11.11%) Project Management
10 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.11%) Security Operations
10 7 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 7 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (9.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 6 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (3.17%) C
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) CISM
2 23 (36.51%) CESG Certified Professional
3 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (22.22%) CRISC
5 12 (19.05%) GCIA
6 11 (17.46%) GCIH
6 11 (17.46%) GIAC
6 11 (17.46%) SSCP
7 10 (15.87%) CEH
7 10 (15.87%) MCP
7 10 (15.87%) SANS
8 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
9 6 (9.52%) CISA
10 5 (7.94%) CLAS
10 5 (7.94%) Degree
11 3 (4.76%) QiCA
12 1 (1.59%) CCSP
12 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (46.03%) PCI DSS
2 27 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (14.29%) COBIT
4 7 (11.11%) SSAE 16
5 3 (4.76%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.59%) QA
6 1 (1.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Nessus
2 10 (15.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (9.52%) Nmap
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) AlienVault
2 10 (15.87%) LogLogic
2 10 (15.87%) LogRhythm
2 10 (15.87%) Lotus
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.59%) Sophos
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + £15k benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
IBM
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago