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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 106 127 142
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 37 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.68% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.57% 3.77% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 15
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,000
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 563 769 724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 25.60% 29.90% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 436 587 557
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £30,000 £26,788
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Hemel Hempstead -6 14 £65,000 +30.00%
Welwyn Garden City +3 6 £65,000 +8.33% 1
St Albans - 5 £47,500 -
Hatfield +28 4 - -
Watford -8 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Royston - 2 £85,000 - 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 45 (66.18%) CISM
2 34 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (42.65%) Information Security
4 28 (41.18%) CISA
5 26 (38.24%) CEH
6 24 (35.29%) ITIL
7 22 (32.35%) Risk Management
8 19 (27.94%) Security Management
9 18 (26.47%) Presales
9 18 (26.47%) CESG Certified Professional
10 17 (25.00%) GIAC
10 17 (25.00%) Firewall
10 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
11 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 16 (23.53%) SIEM
12 15 (22.06%) Ethical Hacking
13 13 (19.12%) Finance
14 12 (17.65%) Security Operations
15 11 (16.18%) CESG
15 11 (16.18%) Network Security
16 10 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
16 10 (14.71%) CheckPoint
16 10 (14.71%) Cisco
16 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (14.71%) Regulatory Compliance
16 10 (14.71%) SANS
17 9 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
17 9 (13.24%) Forcepoint
18 8 (11.76%) Active Directory

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 1 (1.47%) JBoss
1 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) Network Security
3 7 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (10.29%) SSL
4 3 (4.41%) WLAN
5 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) AppScan
1 1 (1.47%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.47%) Paros
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Local Government
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Analyst
2 19 (27.94%) Security Manager
3 18 (26.47%) Security Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) CISSP Manager
5 11 (16.18%) Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Information Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Operational Security Manager
5 11 (16.18%) Security Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Security Operations Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Compliance Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Governance Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Network Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Presales Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Risk Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Security Presales Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Risk Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Security Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) CESG
2 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Information Security
2 24 (35.29%) ITIL
3 22 (32.35%) Risk Management
4 19 (27.94%) Security Management
5 18 (26.47%) Presales
6 16 (23.53%) SIEM
7 15 (22.06%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (17.65%) Security Operations
9 10 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (14.71%) Regulatory Compliance
9 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (11.76%) Information Assurance
11 8 (11.76%) Information Security Management
11 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (11.76%) Security Architecture
12 7 (10.29%) Business Development
12 7 (10.29%) IT Audit
12 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
13 6 (8.82%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Java
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (66.18%) CISM
2 28 (41.18%) CISA
3 26 (38.24%) CEH
4 18 (26.47%) CESG Certified Professional
5 17 (25.00%) GIAC
6 16 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 10 (14.71%) SANS
8 8 (11.76%) CRISC
8 8 (11.76%) GSEC
9 7 (10.29%) CCIE
9 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (7.35%) MCP
11 4 (5.88%) CCDP
11 4 (5.88%) CCNP
11 4 (5.88%) CCSE
11 4 (5.88%) CLAS
12 3 (4.41%) CGEIT
12 3 (4.41%) ISACA
13 2 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.29%) COBIT
3 7 (10.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (5.88%) GPG13
5 2 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (2.94%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.94%) RMADS
6 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (4.41%) QRadar
2 3 (4.41%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.47%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) CheckPoint
1 10 (14.71%) Cisco
2 9 (13.24%) Forcepoint
3 8 (11.76%) Computacenter
4 7 (10.29%) Sourcefire
5 6 (8.82%) F5
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.82%) Palo Alto
5 6 (8.82%) Sophos
5 6 (8.82%) Symantec
6 5 (7.35%) AlienVault
6 5 (7.35%) LogLogic
6 5 (7.35%) LogRhythm
7 4 (5.88%) Splunk
8 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.41%) IBM
8 3 (4.41%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) Trend Micro
Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago