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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 121 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 33 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 1.20% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 14
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £66,400
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
774 830 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.89% 31.51% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 640 697 523
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £47,500 - 1
Watford - 8 £55,000 - 2
Stevenage - 3 £60,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 - 2
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (60.00%) Information Security
2 24 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (46.67%) CISM
4 17 (37.78%) Information Security Management
4 17 (37.78%) Security Management
5 16 (35.56%) CISA
6 15 (33.33%) Firewall
7 13 (28.89%) PCI DSS
8 12 (26.67%) SIEM
8 12 (26.67%) Network Security
8 12 (26.67%) Windows
9 11 (24.44%) Cyber Security
9 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (22.22%) UNIX
10 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 9 (20.00%) Apache
11 9 (20.00%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) SaaS
12 8 (17.78%) FMCG
12 8 (17.78%) SAP
12 8 (17.78%) Java
12 8 (17.78%) QiCA
12 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
13 6 (13.33%) CISMP
13 6 (13.33%) Data Protection
13 6 (13.33%) ITIL
14 5 (11.11%) DNS
14 5 (11.11%) Remedy
14 5 (11.11%) Project Management
14 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) Network Security
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.67%) VLAN
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Information Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Information Security Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Security Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Compliance Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Risk Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Information Manager
5 7 (15.56%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (13.33%) IT Risk Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Compliance Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) IT Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Cyber Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) FMCG
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Blog
4 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.22%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Information Security
2 17 (37.78%) Information Security Management
2 17 (37.78%) Security Management
3 12 (26.67%) SIEM
4 11 (24.44%) Cyber Security
5 6 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Security Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.44%) Facility Management
9 2 (4.44%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (4.44%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) CISM
2 16 (35.56%) CISA
3 8 (17.78%) QiCA
4 6 (13.33%) CISMP
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.67%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.44%) VTSP
6 2 (4.44%) GIAC
6 2 (4.44%) GCIA
6 2 (4.44%) GCIH
6 2 (4.44%) CEH
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (28.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) SAP
2 5 (11.11%) Remedy
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (6.67%) Juniper
3 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Digital
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago