Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials PLUS over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials PLUS
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 188 228
Rank change year-on-year +52 +40 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.087% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.60% 0.70% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -46.15% -
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -46.15% -

Cyber Essentials PLUS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 222 430 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.28% 12.51% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 179 335 517
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,400 £23,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £78,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £43,550 £44,400 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.91% -1.33% -

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials PLUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Hertfordshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Hertfordshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Hertfordshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Watford - 4 £27,500 -
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £67,500 -
Cyber Essentials PLUS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 Cyber Essentials PLUS.

1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) C
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Firmware
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Remediation Plan
4 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence

Cyber Essentials PLUS
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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Proactive Maintenance
3 3 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Remediation Plan
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Google