The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 90 92 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.75% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 1.82% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £33,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +7.84%
CISSP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 275 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.19% 24.36% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 161 221 330
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton 0 4 £55,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £48,500 - 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 26 (86.67%) Information Security
2 25 (83.33%) CISM
3 24 (80.00%) CISA
4 23 (76.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (76.67%) PCI DSS
4 23 (76.67%) Presales
5 22 (73.33%) GAP Analysis
6 21 (70.00%) Data Security
6 21 (70.00%) Finance
7 16 (53.33%) Firewall
8 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (46.67%) PCI QSA
9 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
10 13 (43.33%) Time Management
10 13 (43.33%) Information Governance
10 13 (43.33%) MS Office
10 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
10 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
11 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
12 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (20.00%) Change Management
14 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
15 4 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
16 3 (10.00%) COBIT
16 3 (10.00%) Retail
16 3 (10.00%) SSH
16 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
16 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
16 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (10.00%) HSRP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
1 13 (43.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) BGP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (10.00%) HSRP
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.00%) IPsec
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) OSPF
2 3 (10.00%) RIP
2 3 (10.00%) SNMP
2 3 (10.00%) SSH
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Consultant
2 13 (43.33%) Security Consultant
3 10 (33.33%) Compliance Consultant
4 8 (26.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Compliance Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (10.00%) FMCG
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Information Security
2 23 (76.67%) Presales
3 22 (73.33%) GAP Analysis
4 21 (70.00%) Data Security
5 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
7 13 (43.33%) Information Governance
7 13 (43.33%) Time Management
8 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (20.00%) Change Management
10 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
10 3 (10.00%) Threat Detection
10 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
12 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
12 1 (3.33%) High Availability
12 1 (3.33%) ITIL
12 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) CISM
2 24 (80.00%) CISA
3 14 (46.67%) PCI QSA
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (76.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) F5
2 3 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Qualys