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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 117 140 125
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.69% 0.44% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.20% 1.37% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 13
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
789 803 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.46% 32.24% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 682 678 489
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 - 17 £50,000 -
Watford - 10 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £62,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Hertford - 1 £100,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £57,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (61.11%) Information Security
2 26 (48.15%) CISM
3 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (42.59%) CISA
5 20 (37.04%) Firewall
6 17 (31.48%) Information Security Management
6 17 (31.48%) Security Management
7 15 (27.78%) Windows
8 14 (25.93%) ITIL
8 14 (25.93%) Finance
8 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
10 12 (22.22%) SIEM
10 12 (22.22%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) Cyber Security
12 10 (18.52%) QiCA
12 10 (18.52%) UNIX
13 9 (16.67%) SaaS
13 9 (16.67%) Network Security
13 9 (16.67%) Apache
13 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 8 (14.81%) Java
14 8 (14.81%) SAP
14 8 (14.81%) Cisco
14 8 (14.81%) FMCG
15 7 (12.96%) Project Management
16 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
16 6 (11.11%) DNS
16 6 (11.11%) CRISC
16 6 (11.11%) Data Centre

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) Network Security
3 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.41%) LAN
4 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
4 4 (7.41%) VLAN
5 3 (5.56%) MPLS
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Information Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Security Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Information Security Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Risk Manager
5 8 (14.81%) IT Risk Manager
5 8 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 8 (14.81%) Compliance Manager
6 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Information Manager
7 6 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Security Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Security Officer
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
10 2 (3.70%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.81%) FMCG
4 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.26%) Blog
6 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
6 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
7 2 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.85%) EFT
8 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 3 (5.56%) AIX
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Information Security
2 17 (31.48%) Information Security Management
2 17 (31.48%) Security Management
3 14 (25.93%) ITIL
4 12 (22.22%) SIEM
5 11 (20.37%) Cyber Security
6 7 (12.96%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Security Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (3.70%) Line Management
10 2 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) CISM
2 23 (42.59%) CISA
3 10 (18.52%) QiCA
4 6 (11.11%) CRISC
5 5 (9.26%) CISMP
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.41%) CCIE
7 3 (5.56%) PCI QSA
8 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 2 (3.70%) VTSP
8 2 (3.70%) GIAC
8 2 (3.70%) GCIA
8 2 (3.70%) GCIH
8 2 (3.70%) CEH
9 1 (1.85%) CCNP
9 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) SAP
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Citrix
2 4 (7.41%) Juniper
2 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Tripwire
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.85%) HP
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago