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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 121 153
Rank change year-on-year +27 +32  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 45 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.12% 1.44% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% 4.50% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 12
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 566 823 901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 26.69% 31.96% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 444 643 693
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +10 12 £65,000 +15.55% 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 10 - -
St Albans - 9 £47,500 -
Hatfield +19 4 - - 2
Royston - 4 £74,500 -
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 59 (81.94%) CISM
2 38 (52.78%) CISA
3 35 (48.61%) Information Security
4 34 (47.22%) ITIL
5 30 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (37.50%) CEH
7 25 (34.72%) Risk Management
8 24 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 22 (30.56%) Security Management
10 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 16 (22.22%) Firewall
11 16 (22.22%) Security Operations
12 14 (19.44%) SIEM
12 14 (19.44%) GIAC
12 14 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
13 13 (18.06%) CESG
13 13 (18.06%) Finance
13 13 (18.06%) PCI DSS
13 13 (18.06%) SANS
13 13 (18.06%) Presales
14 12 (16.67%) CRISC
15 11 (15.28%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (13.89%) IT Audit
17 9 (12.50%) AlienVault
17 9 (12.50%) LogRhythm
17 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
17 9 (12.50%) LogLogic
17 9 (12.50%) Problem Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Firewall
2 9 (12.50%) SSL
3 7 (9.72%) Network Security
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Big Data
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Local Government
3 3 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Analyst
2 21 (29.17%) Security Manager
3 17 (23.61%) Security Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Consultant
4 13 (18.06%) Operational Security Manager
4 13 (18.06%) Security Consultant
4 13 (18.06%) Security Operations Manager
5 12 (16.67%) CISSP Manager
5 12 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
5 12 (16.67%) Risk Manager
6 10 (13.89%) Information Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Information Security Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Presales Consultant
7 9 (12.50%) Security Presales Consultant
7 9 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) Governance Manager
8 7 (9.72%) Operations Manager
8 7 (9.72%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) CESG
2 7 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Information Security
2 34 (47.22%) ITIL
3 25 (34.72%) Risk Management
4 22 (30.56%) Security Management
5 16 (22.22%) Security Operations
6 14 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 14 (19.44%) SIEM
7 13 (18.06%) Presales
8 11 (15.28%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (13.89%) IT Audit
10 9 (12.50%) Business Development
10 9 (12.50%) Change Management
10 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 9 (12.50%) Information Security Management
10 9 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
10 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 9 (12.50%) Service Management
11 7 (9.72%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) CISM
2 38 (52.78%) CISA
3 27 (37.50%) CEH
4 24 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 14 (19.44%) GIAC
7 13 (18.06%) SANS
8 12 (16.67%) CRISC
9 9 (12.50%) MCP
10 7 (9.72%) GSEC
11 4 (5.56%) CCDP
11 4 (5.56%) CCIE
11 4 (5.56%) CCNP
11 4 (5.56%) CCSE
11 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (5.56%) CLAS
12 3 (4.17%) CGEIT
12 3 (4.17%) SSCP
13 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.06%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.72%) COBIT
4 4 (5.56%) GPG13
4 4 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.78%) GDPR
5 2 (2.78%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) AlienVault
1 9 (12.50%) LogLogic
1 9 (12.50%) LogRhythm
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco
2 4 (5.56%) Computacenter
2 4 (5.56%) Forcepoint
2 4 (5.56%) Sophos
2 4 (5.56%) Sourcefire
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 5 days ago