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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 83 116 142
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +26
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 58 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.88% 1.66% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.85% 5.11% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 8
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
655 803 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.51% 32.58% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 518 693 678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hemel Hempstead +37 24 £47,500 -13.63%
Watford +21 10 £36,000 -40.00% 3
St Albans - 10 £70,000 -
Cheshunt - 6 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -9 1 £57,500 +17.94%
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 62 (69.66%) Information Security
2 61 (68.54%) CISM
3 45 (50.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 34 (38.20%) SC Cleared
4 34 (38.20%) Security Cleared
5 33 (37.08%) Incident Management
6 32 (35.96%) CEH
7 30 (33.71%) SIEM
7 30 (33.71%) CRISC
8 29 (32.58%) Security Operations
8 29 (32.58%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (32.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 28 (31.46%) Risk Management
10 27 (30.34%) Firewall
10 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
11 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
11 25 (28.09%) ITIL
11 25 (28.09%) SANS
12 24 (26.97%) GIAC
13 23 (25.84%) Linux
14 22 (24.72%) CLAS
15 21 (23.60%) Windows
16 20 (22.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 20 (22.47%) PCI DSS
17 19 (21.35%) Service Management
17 19 (21.35%) Change Management
18 18 (20.22%) Finance
18 18 (20.22%) Data Protection
18 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
18 18 (20.22%) Security Operations Centre

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 12 (13.48%) IBM Notes
2 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) Firewall
2 15 (16.85%) Network Security
3 13 (14.61%) VPN
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.74%) Wireshark
5 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.49%) WAN
6 3 (3.37%) MPLS
6 3 (3.37%) RTP
6 3 (3.37%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (1.12%) LAN
7 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Local Government
3 2 (2.25%) Military
4 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (46.07%) Analyst
2 29 (32.58%) SOC Analyst
3 21 (23.60%) Security Analyst
4 17 (19.10%) Architect
5 16 (17.98%) Security Architect
6 12 (13.48%) Security Manager
7 11 (12.36%) Information Manager
7 11 (12.36%) Information Security Manager
8 10 (11.24%) Compliance Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Consultant
9 7 (7.87%) Security Consultant
10 6 (6.74%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Security Operations Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Systems Manager
11 5 (5.62%) Risk Manager
12 4 (4.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 4 (4.49%) IT Manager
12 4 (4.49%) IT Risk Manager
13 3 (3.37%) Security Technical Architect
13 3 (3.37%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) LAMP
1 6 (6.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
1 18 (20.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (14.61%) CESG
2 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.99%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (6.74%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.25%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Windows
3 12 (13.48%) Unix
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (69.66%) Information Security
2 33 (37.08%) Incident Management
3 30 (33.71%) SIEM
4 29 (32.58%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (32.58%) Security Operations
5 28 (31.46%) Risk Management
6 25 (28.09%) ITIL
7 20 (22.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (21.35%) Change Management
8 19 (21.35%) Service Management
9 18 (20.22%) Data Protection
10 16 (17.98%) Problem Management
11 14 (15.73%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (12.36%) Presales
12 11 (12.36%) TOGAF
12 11 (12.36%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (10.11%) Asset Management
13 9 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
13 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) C
2 6 (6.74%) PHP
2 6 (6.74%) Python
2 6 (6.74%) Shell Script
2 6 (6.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (68.54%) CISM
2 45 (50.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 34 (38.20%) SC Cleared
3 34 (38.20%) Security Cleared
4 32 (35.96%) CEH
5 30 (33.71%) CRISC
6 25 (28.09%) SANS
7 24 (26.97%) GIAC
8 22 (24.72%) CLAS
9 16 (17.98%) MCP
10 13 (14.61%) DV Cleared
11 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (12.36%) CISA
13 9 (10.11%) CCNP
14 6 (6.74%) CCNA
14 6 (6.74%) CompTIA Security+
14 6 (6.74%) Degree
14 6 (6.74%) MCSE
14 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (6.74%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (32.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (22.47%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) GPG13
3 3 (3.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.37%) ISO22301
3 3 (3.37%) RMADS
System Software
1 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.37%) XenApp
2 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (10.11%) QRadar
3 7 (7.87%) Nessus
4 6 (6.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.37%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.98%) AlienVault
2 16 (17.98%) LogLogic
2 16 (17.98%) LogRhythm
3 12 (13.48%) CheckPoint
3 12 (13.48%) Lotus
4 11 (12.36%) Oracle
5 9 (10.11%) Cisco
5 9 (10.11%) IBM
5 9 (10.11%) Splunk
5 9 (10.11%) Symantec
6 6 (6.74%) ArcSight
6 6 (6.74%) HP
6 6 (6.74%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.74%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.74%) Sourcefire
7 3 (3.37%) AppSense
7 3 (3.37%) Computacenter
7 3 (3.37%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
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