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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 126 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 25 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.11% 0.55% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 1.77% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 14
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,800 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £43,000 £66,400
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +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
684 792 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.47% 31.38% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 530 640 603
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Watford +16 10 £55,000 +120.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £50,000 -
Stevenage +17 2 £62,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -14 1 £55,000 - 2
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (53.49%) Information Security
3 19 (44.19%) CISM
4 14 (32.56%) Information Security Management
4 14 (32.56%) Security Management
4 14 (32.56%) Network Security
5 13 (30.23%) SIEM
6 12 (27.91%) Cyber Security
6 12 (27.91%) CISA
7 10 (23.26%) Firewall
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
8 9 (20.93%) Remedy
9 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.60%) Finance
9 8 (18.60%) UNIX
10 7 (16.28%) Apache
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) SaaS
11 6 (13.95%) FMCG
11 6 (13.95%) CISMP
11 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.95%) SAP
11 6 (13.95%) Java
12 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.63%) QiCA
12 5 (11.63%) GCIA
12 5 (11.63%) GCIH
12 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (16.28%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Network Security
2 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Security Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Security Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Information Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Information Security Architect
5 7 (16.28%) Security Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Information Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Risk Manager
7 4 (9.30%) IT Risk Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Information Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Junior
9 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Junior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) FMCG
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Blog
5 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Information Security
2 14 (32.56%) Information Security Management
2 14 (32.56%) Security Management
3 13 (30.23%) SIEM
4 12 (27.91%) Cyber Security
5 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.30%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL
7 3 (6.98%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) CISM
2 12 (27.91%) CISA
3 6 (13.95%) CISMP
4 5 (11.63%) QiCA
4 5 (11.63%) GCIA
4 5 (11.63%) GCIH
5 3 (6.98%) SSCP
6 2 (4.65%) VTSP
6 2 (4.65%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.65%) CEH
7 1 (2.33%) GIAC
7 1 (2.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Remedy
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
3 2 (4.65%) Tripwire
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Camelot
Posted: 16 days ago