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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 108 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 1.29% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.29% 4.91% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 19
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
529 570 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.92% 26.32% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 421 463 650
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Royston - 9 £80,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +11 7 £65,000 -18.75% 2
Watford -12 3 £65,000 -23.52%
St Albans - 3 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 - 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 43 (58.11%) Information Security
2 41 (55.41%) CISM
3 30 (40.54%) GIAC
3 30 (40.54%) CEH
3 30 (40.54%) SIEM
4 24 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (32.43%) Management Information System
5 23 (31.08%) Firewall
5 23 (31.08%) PCI DSS
6 22 (29.73%) Network Security
6 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (27.03%) ITIL
7 20 (27.03%) Security Operations
8 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
8 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
9 18 (24.32%) CESG Certified Professional
9 18 (24.32%) SANS
9 18 (24.32%) Windows
9 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 18 (24.32%) Risk Management
10 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.97%) CheckPoint
10 17 (22.97%) Presales
11 15 (20.27%) Cisco
11 15 (20.27%) Ethical Hacking
12 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
12 14 (18.92%) Finance
12 14 (18.92%) QRadar
13 13 (17.57%) Information Assurance
13 13 (17.57%) Incident Management

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 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) JBoss
2 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Firewall
2 22 (29.73%) Network Security
3 11 (14.86%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (9.46%) VPN
5 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.05%) HTTP
6 3 (4.05%) Wireshark
6 3 (4.05%) WLAN
7 1 (1.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) DNS
7 1 (1.35%) MPLS
7 1 (1.35%) RTP
7 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) AppScan
1 3 (4.05%) Burp Suite
1 3 (4.05%) Paros
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Local Government
3 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Security Architect
3 14 (18.92%) Security Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Security Manager
5 11 (14.86%) SOC Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) CISSP Manager
7 8 (10.81%) Governance Manager
8 7 (9.46%) Consultant
8 7 (9.46%) Security Consultant
8 7 (9.46%) Security Technical Architect
8 7 (9.46%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Network Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Network Security Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Network Technical Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Compliance Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Network Security Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (9.46%) CESG
4 7 (9.46%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Information Security
2 30 (40.54%) SIEM
3 24 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (27.03%) ITIL
4 20 (27.03%) Security Operations
5 18 (24.32%) Risk Management
6 17 (22.97%) Presales
7 15 (20.27%) Ethical Hacking
8 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
9 13 (17.57%) Incident Management
9 13 (17.57%) Information Assurance
9 13 (17.57%) Information Security Management
9 13 (17.57%) Security Management
10 11 (14.86%) Analytics
10 11 (14.86%) Change Control
10 11 (14.86%) Data Protection
10 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.86%) Regulatory Compliance
11 10 (13.51%) Change Management
12 9 (12.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) C
2 3 (4.05%) Java
2 3 (4.05%) PHP
2 3 (4.05%) Python
2 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (55.41%) CISM
2 30 (40.54%) CEH
2 30 (40.54%) GIAC
3 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
3 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
4 18 (24.32%) CESG Certified Professional
4 18 (24.32%) SANS
5 13 (17.57%) CISA
6 11 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (14.86%) CRISC
7 10 (13.51%) CLAS
8 8 (10.81%) MCP
9 7 (9.46%) CCIE
9 7 (9.46%) CCNP
9 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
9 7 (9.46%) ISACA
10 4 (5.41%) CCDP
10 4 (5.41%) CCSE
10 4 (5.41%) GCIH
10 4 (5.41%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.08%) PCI DSS
2 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (10.81%) COBIT
4 7 (9.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (5.41%) GPG13
6 1 (1.35%) RMADS
6 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) XenApp
2 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) QRadar
2 7 (9.46%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (5.41%) Nessus
4 3 (4.05%) HP Fortify
4 3 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (4.05%) WebInspect
5 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) CheckPoint
3 15 (20.27%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) Symantec
5 11 (14.86%) Sourcefire
5 11 (14.86%) Splunk
6 10 (13.51%) F5
6 10 (13.51%) IBM
6 10 (13.51%) Palo Alto
7 8 (10.81%) AlienVault
7 8 (10.81%) Computacenter
7 8 (10.81%) Forcepoint
7 8 (10.81%) LogLogic
7 8 (10.81%) LogRhythm
8 7 (9.46%) AlgoSec
8 7 (9.46%) ArcSight
8 7 (9.46%) Cyber-Ark
8 7 (9.46%) FireEye
8 7 (9.46%) Fortinet
8 7 (9.46%) Trend Micro
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Smart Communications
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage
Montash Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago