The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 87 136
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 36 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.73% 2.48% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.03% 7.27% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 22
Median salary £64,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 597 784 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.72% 34.06% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 480 634 790
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Hertfordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP 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 27 June 2017. 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 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 8 £70,000 +24.44%
Hemel Hempstead -13 8 £65,000 +36.84%
St Albans +2 4 £47,500 -32.14%
Hertford - 4 £55,000 -
Hatfield -6 3 £110,000 +96.42% 2
Royston - 2 £64,000 -
Watford -15 1 £50,000 -0.99% 1
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 63 (82.89%) CISM
2 52 (68.42%) CISA
3 38 (50.00%) Information Security
4 32 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (40.79%) Risk Management
6 30 (39.47%) ITIL
7 28 (36.84%) CESG Certified Professional
8 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
8 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
9 20 (26.32%) Finance
10 17 (22.37%) Firewall
10 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
10 17 (22.37%) CRISC
10 17 (22.37%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (21.05%) CESG
12 15 (19.74%) Security Management
12 15 (19.74%) Change Management
12 15 (19.74%) Security Architecture
13 14 (18.42%) Problem Management
13 14 (18.42%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (18.42%) SANS
13 14 (18.42%) Security Operations
14 13 (17.11%) IT Audit
14 13 (17.11%) Presales
14 13 (17.11%) CEH
15 12 (15.79%) SIEM
16 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
16 10 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
16 10 (13.16%) LogLogic

CISSP
Co-occurring 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 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Firewall
2 9 (11.84%) SSL
3 4 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.26%) DHCP
3 4 (5.26%) DNS
3 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 4 (5.26%) LAN
3 4 (5.26%) SAN
3 4 (5.26%) VLAN
3 4 (5.26%) VoIP
3 4 (5.26%) VPN
3 4 (5.26%) WAN
3 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Local Government
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 17 (22.37%) Consultant
2 17 (22.37%) Security Consultant
3 16 (21.05%) Security Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) Compliance Manager
4 15 (19.74%) Risk Manager
5 11 (14.47%) Security Manager
6 10 (13.16%) Incident Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Information Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Operational Security Manager
6 10 (13.16%) Security Operations Manager
6 10 (13.16%) SIEM Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) SOC Analyst
7 9 (11.84%) Presales Consultant
7 9 (11.84%) Security Presales Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Information Security Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) SOAP
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) CESG
2 7 (9.21%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.58%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Information Security
2 31 (40.79%) Risk Management
3 30 (39.47%) ITIL
4 17 (22.37%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (19.74%) Change Management
5 15 (19.74%) Security Architecture
5 15 (19.74%) Security Management
6 14 (18.42%) Problem Management
6 14 (18.42%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (18.42%) Security Operations
7 13 (17.11%) IT Audit
7 13 (17.11%) Presales
8 12 (15.79%) SIEM
9 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
9 10 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (13.16%) Service Management
9 10 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (11.84%) Business Development
11 7 (9.21%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) Java
1 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
1 4 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (1.32%) Perl
2 1 (1.32%) Python
2 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (82.89%) CISM
2 52 (68.42%) CISA
3 28 (36.84%) CESG Certified Professional
4 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
4 21 (27.63%) Security Cleared
5 17 (22.37%) CRISC
6 14 (18.42%) SANS
7 13 (17.11%) CEH
8 10 (13.16%) MCP
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (9.21%) CGEIT
10 7 (9.21%) CLAS
11 4 (5.26%) CCAA
11 4 (5.26%) CCIE
11 4 (5.26%) CCNA
11 4 (5.26%) CCNP
11 4 (5.26%) CCSE
11 4 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (22.37%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (6.58%) GDPR
5 4 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (5.26%) GPG13
5 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
7 2 (2.63%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (2.63%) JSP 440
7 2 (2.63%) RMADS
8 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) AlienVault
1 10 (13.16%) LogLogic
1 10 (13.16%) LogRhythm
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 4 (5.26%) Citrix
3 4 (5.26%) Computacenter
3 4 (5.26%) HP
3 4 (5.26%) SonicWALL
3 4 (5.26%) Sourcefire
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago