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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 127 125 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.36% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 1.14% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 22
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £41,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
802 615 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.51% 32.05% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 668 476 698
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,500
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 - 10 £50,000 -
St Albans - 5 £70,000 -
Watford -22 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £52,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 22 (56.41%) CISM
2 21 (53.85%) CISA
3 14 (35.90%) Information Security
4 13 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (33.33%) CGEIT
4 13 (33.33%) CRISC
5 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (25.64%) SIEM
6 10 (25.64%) Nessus
6 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
6 10 (25.64%) Time Management
6 10 (25.64%) GCIA
6 10 (25.64%) GCIH
6 10 (25.64%) CRM
6 10 (25.64%) SSCP
7 9 (23.08%) LAN
7 9 (23.08%) WAN
7 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 9 (23.08%) PCI DSS
8 8 (20.51%) COBIT
9 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
10 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
10 5 (12.82%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
1 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 17 (43.59%) Security Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Information Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Risk Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Management Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Security
8 1 (2.56%) Information Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Information Security
8 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Security Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
2 3 (7.69%) JDBC
2 3 (7.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) AS400
3 3 (7.69%) Tandem
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
1 3 (7.69%) AIX
1 3 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Information Security
2 13 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (25.64%) Problem Management
3 10 (25.64%) Time Management
3 10 (25.64%) CRM
3 10 (25.64%) SIEM
3 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 5 (12.82%) Benchmarking
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (10.26%) Analytics
6 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.56%) SABSA
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.56%) Document Management
7 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) CISM
2 21 (53.85%) CISA
3 13 (33.33%) CGEIT
3 13 (33.33%) CRISC
4 10 (25.64%) SSCP
4 10 (25.64%) GCIA
4 10 (25.64%) GCIH
5 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CEH
6 3 (7.69%) GIAC
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 8 (20.51%) COBIT
3 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) RACF
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 3 (7.69%) ACF2
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Nessus
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Sun
2 3 (7.69%) HP
2 3 (7.69%) CA
2 3 (7.69%) Novell
2 3 (7.69%) NetIQ
2 3 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
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