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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 63 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 21 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.69% 0.60% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 2.51% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 7
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
257 239 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.86% 24.04% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 225 206 236
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 17 £50,000 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
2 23 (82.14%) CISA
2 23 (82.14%) CISM
2 23 (82.14%) Presales
3 22 (78.57%) GAP Analysis
4 21 (75.00%) Data Security
5 18 (64.29%) Finance
6 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (50.00%) PCI QSA
7 13 (46.43%) Information Governance
7 13 (46.43%) Time Management
7 13 (46.43%) Risk Management
7 13 (46.43%) Firewall
7 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (46.43%) MS Office
7 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
8 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 6 (21.43%) Change Management
10 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
11 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
11 3 (10.71%) COBIT
11 3 (10.71%) Security Management
12 2 (7.14%) HND
12 2 (7.14%) Degree
12 2 (7.14%) CESG
13 1 (3.57%) IBM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Consultant
2 13 (46.43%) Security Consultant
3 10 (35.71%) Compliance Consultant
4 8 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (17.86%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Information Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) CISSP Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Audit Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Compliance Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Security Compliance Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 23 (82.14%) Presales
3 22 (78.57%) GAP Analysis
4 21 (75.00%) Data Security
5 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (46.43%) Information Governance
6 13 (46.43%) Risk Management
6 13 (46.43%) Time Management
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) Change Management
9 3 (10.71%) Security Management
9 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) CISA
1 23 (82.14%) CISM
2 14 (50.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) IBM