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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 118 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 30 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 0.82% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 2.39% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 7
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,600 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +1.17%
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
800 795 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.24% 34.24% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 697 659 464
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 - 9 £50,250 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 4 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Watford -2 3 £70,000 -
Hertford - 3 £65,000 - 2
Stevenage - 3 £60,000 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £57,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (60.71%) Information Security
2 23 (41.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (41.07%) CISM
3 22 (39.29%) Firewall
3 22 (39.29%) CISA
4 16 (28.57%) ITIL
4 16 (28.57%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (25.00%) SIEM
6 14 (25.00%) Finance
7 13 (23.21%) Information Security Management
7 13 (23.21%) Security Management
7 13 (23.21%) PCI DSS
8 12 (21.43%) SQL
9 10 (17.86%) Cyber Security
9 10 (17.86%) UNIX
9 10 (17.86%) QiCA
10 9 (16.07%) Apache
10 9 (16.07%) Network Security
10 9 (16.07%) SaaS
11 8 (14.29%) FMCG
11 8 (14.29%) Java
11 8 (14.29%) SAP
11 8 (14.29%) Cisco
12 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.50%) CRISC
13 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
13 6 (10.71%) DNS
13 6 (10.71%) Active Directory

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (16.07%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) SaaS
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) Firewall
2 9 (16.07%) Network Security
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.71%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) VLAN
5 4 (7.14%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) WAN
5 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.36%) MPLS
7 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) MySQL
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Legal
3 4 (7.14%) Advertising
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Information Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Security Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Information Security Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Risk Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 8 (14.29%) IT Risk Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Security Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Information Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Cyber Security Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) FMCG
3 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.93%) Blog
5 4 (7.14%) Fat Client
5 4 (7.14%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.79%) EFT
7 1 (1.79%) CESG
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) AIX
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Information Security
2 16 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) SIEM
4 13 (23.21%) Information Security Management
4 13 (23.21%) Security Management
5 10 (17.86%) Cyber Security
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.57%) Information Management
10 2 (3.57%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) CISM
2 22 (39.29%) CISA
3 10 (17.86%) QiCA
4 7 (12.50%) CRISC
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.14%) CCIE
6 4 (7.14%) GCIA
6 4 (7.14%) GCIH
6 4 (7.14%) CEH
7 3 (5.36%) Degree
7 3 (5.36%) PCI QSA
8 2 (3.57%) GIAC
8 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.57%) VTSP
9 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) CISMP
9 1 (1.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (23.21%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) SAP
1 8 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Citrix
2 4 (7.14%) Juniper
2 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Splunk
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.79%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee
5 1 (1.79%) HP
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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