Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CREST Certification
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 - 219
Rank change year-on-year - +219 +28
Permanent jobs citing CREST Certified 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.33% - 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% - 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £36,250 - £47,500
90th Percentile £38,750 - £52,500
East of England median annual salary £41,350 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.61% -2.00% -

CREST Certified is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,138 1,077 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.31% 24.75% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 810 897 1,099
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £66,300
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%

CREST Certified
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing CREST Certified as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CREST Certified in Hertfordshire

CREST Certified
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for CREST Certified in Hertfordshire

CREST Certified
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CREST Certified within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 7 - -
Stevenage - 5 £37,500 - 1
Hatfield - 1 - -
CREST Certified
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing CREST Certified also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 8 (61.54%) Unix
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) GIAC
1 8 (61.54%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) GCFA
2 7 (53.85%) Reverse Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) Memory Management
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) GREM
2 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (53.85%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (53.85%) EnCase
2 7 (53.85%) Security Operations
2 7 (53.85%) GCFE
2 7 (53.85%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Due Diligence
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) OWASP
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (7.69%) CASB

CREST Certified
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 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DKIM
2 1 (7.69%) DMARC
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Security Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Incident Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Penetration Tester
3 6 (46.15%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (53.85%) Due Diligence
2 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Memory Management
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Reverse Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) Security Operations
3 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) OWASP
4 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) GIAC
2 7 (53.85%) GCFA
2 7 (53.85%) GCFE
2 7 (53.85%) GREM
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (7.69%) GPEN
3 1 (7.69%) SANS
3 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) EnCase
2 1 (7.69%) CASB
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.69%) Sophos
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec