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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 105 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 35 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.02% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.63% 3.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 9
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
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
622 696 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.19% 30.77% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 506 539 661
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +36 16 £47,500 -13.63%
Watford +5 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Stevenage +1 4 £54,190 -13.29%
Welwyn Garden City +3 3 £55,000 +10.00%
St Albans - 2 £70,000 -
Cheshunt - 2 £55,000 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 47 (65.28%) Information Security
2 39 (54.17%) CISM
3 30 (41.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 28 (38.89%) SIEM
5 27 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
6 26 (36.11%) Security Cleared
7 24 (33.33%) Firewall
8 19 (26.39%) ITIL
8 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
8 19 (26.39%) Incident Management
8 19 (26.39%) CRISC
9 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (23.61%) CEH
9 17 (23.61%) Windows
10 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 15 (20.83%) MS Office
11 15 (20.83%) Service Management
11 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
12 14 (19.44%) Linux
12 14 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (19.44%) SANS
13 13 (18.06%) GIAC
14 12 (16.67%) GCIA
14 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 12 (16.67%) IBM Notes
14 12 (16.67%) MCP
14 12 (16.67%) Lotus
14 12 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (12.50%) VPN
3 7 (9.72%) Network Security
3 7 (9.72%) WAN
4 5 (6.94%) LAN
4 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.94%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.17%) DNS
6 2 (2.78%) MPLS
6 2 (2.78%) RTP
6 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco ICM
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Local Government
3 4 (5.56%) Military
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) Security Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) SOC Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Architect
4 14 (19.44%) Security Architect
5 11 (15.28%) Security Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Information Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (8.33%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Principal Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Principal Security Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Manager
9 3 (4.17%) CISSP Architect
9 3 (4.17%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Manager
10 2 (2.78%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) LAMP
2 3 (4.17%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.39%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) CESG
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.56%) Cybercrime
5 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.78%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) PKI
7 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) Information Security
2 28 (38.89%) SIEM
3 19 (26.39%) Incident Management
3 19 (26.39%) ITIL
4 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 15 (20.83%) Service Management
6 14 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (16.67%) Change Management
7 12 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 11 (15.28%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (15.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (13.89%) Security Architecture
9 10 (13.89%) Security Operations
10 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.72%) Asset Management
11 7 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (9.72%) Presales
11 7 (9.72%) TOGAF
12 6 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) C
1 5 (6.94%) Python
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
3 3 (4.17%) PHP
3 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) CISM
2 30 (41.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 26 (36.11%) Security Cleared
4 19 (26.39%) CRISC
5 17 (23.61%) CEH
6 14 (19.44%) SANS
7 13 (18.06%) GIAC
8 12 (16.67%) GCIA
8 12 (16.67%) MCP
9 11 (15.28%) GCIH
9 11 (15.28%) SSCP
10 9 (12.50%) CLAS
10 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
11 8 (11.11%) CISA
12 5 (6.94%) Degree
13 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (4.17%) QiCA
15 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.94%) COBIT
2 5 (6.94%) SSAE 16
3 3 (4.17%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (13.89%) Nessus
3 3 (4.17%) Nmap
4 2 (2.78%) QRadar
4 2 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) AlienVault
2 12 (16.67%) LogLogic
2 12 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 12 (16.67%) Lotus
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.78%) Splunk
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec
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