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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 122 119 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 19 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.95% 0.21% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.12% 0.61% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 18
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £62,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.74%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
609 657 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.31% 34.09% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 488 484 649
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £50,000 -
Watford - 6 £55,000 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (35.90%) CISM
2 12 (30.77%) CISA
2 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
3 10 (25.64%) Time Management
3 10 (25.64%) SIEM
3 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (25.64%) Information Security
3 10 (25.64%) GCIA
3 10 (25.64%) GCIH
3 10 (25.64%) Nessus
3 10 (25.64%) CRM
3 10 (25.64%) SSCP
4 9 (23.08%) LAN
4 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.08%) Network Security
4 9 (23.08%) Cyber Security
5 8 (20.51%) COBIT
5 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
5 8 (20.51%) Remedy
6 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
8 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) WebLogic

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
1 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 9 (23.08%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) LDAP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 20 (51.28%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Junior
6 1 (2.56%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Information Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) SailPoint
2 3 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) AS400
3 3 (7.69%) Tandem
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
1 3 (7.69%) AIX
1 3 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
1 10 (25.64%) Time Management
1 10 (25.64%) SIEM
1 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (25.64%) Information Security
1 10 (25.64%) CRM
2 9 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
4 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.56%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.56%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CISM
2 12 (30.77%) CISA
3 10 (25.64%) GCIA
3 10 (25.64%) GCIH
3 10 (25.64%) SSCP
4 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) CRISC
5 3 (7.69%) CGEIT
5 3 (7.69%) GIAC
5 3 (7.69%) CEH
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) COBIT
2 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) ACF2
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 3 (7.69%) RACF
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Nessus
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Remedy
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (7.69%) NetIQ
3 3 (7.69%) CA
3 3 (7.69%) Novell
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Sun
3 3 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) VMware