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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 101 124 135
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 38 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.75% 0.94% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.50% 3.16% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 3
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
585 602 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.91% 29.83% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 462 475 493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 +17 21 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Watford +11 8 £85,000 +54.54%
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (56.14%) Information Security
2 28 (49.12%) PCI DSS
3 27 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (42.11%) SIEM
5 22 (38.60%) Firewall
6 19 (33.33%) Windows
7 15 (26.32%) GCIA
7 15 (26.32%) GCIH
8 14 (24.56%) Security Architecture
8 14 (24.56%) CISM
9 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 12 (21.05%) Nessus
10 12 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
11 11 (19.30%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (19.30%) Network Security
11 11 (19.30%) SSCP
12 10 (17.54%) COBIT
13 9 (15.79%) CISA
13 9 (15.79%) Wireshark
13 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
14 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
14 8 (14.04%) Oracle
14 8 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
15 7 (12.28%) Threat Analysis
15 7 (12.28%) Presales
15 7 (12.28%) SSAE 16
15 7 (12.28%) Web Services

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Firewall
2 11 (19.30%) Network Security
3 9 (15.79%) Wireshark
4 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.28%) VPN
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
7 5 (8.77%) LAN
7 5 (8.77%) WAN
General
1 5 (8.77%) Marketing
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
3 2 (3.51%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Analyst
1 18 (31.58%) Architect
2 16 (28.07%) Security Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) Security Architect
4 11 (19.30%) Security Specialist
5 9 (15.79%) Principal Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (8.77%) Information Specialist
7 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Principal Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Principal Security Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.02%) IT Security Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.02%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) CESG
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Information Security
2 24 (42.11%) SIEM
3 14 (24.56%) Security Architecture
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (19.30%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
7 7 (12.28%) Presales
7 7 (12.28%) Project Management
7 7 (12.28%) Threat Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.53%) Analytics
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) Security Management
9 5 (8.77%) CRM
9 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Security Operations
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.53%) Python
2 4 (7.02%) C
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) GCIA
1 15 (26.32%) GCIH
2 14 (24.56%) CISM
3 12 (21.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.30%) SSCP
5 9 (15.79%) CISA
6 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
7 6 (10.53%) CEH
8 4 (7.02%) CRISC
9 3 (5.26%) CLAS
9 3 (5.26%) QiCA
10 2 (3.51%) Degree
10 2 (3.51%) GIAC
10 2 (3.51%) MCP
10 2 (3.51%) SANS
11 1 (1.75%) CISMP
11 1 (1.75%) ISSEP
11 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (49.12%) PCI DSS
2 27 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (17.54%) COBIT
4 7 (12.28%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.75%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) Nessus
2 6 (10.53%) Nmap
3 3 (5.26%) QRadar
4 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) LogRhythm
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.26%) Intel Security
3 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.26%) Splunk
3 3 (5.26%) Trustwave
4 2 (3.51%) AlienVault
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.51%) LogLogic
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus
5 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: DOE, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago