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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 83 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.99% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.92% 1.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Median salary £55,000 £53,750 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +126.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £56,750 £24,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
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
183 288 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.13% 25.88% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 151 234 303
Median salary £52,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £27,500
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 30 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 30 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 +6 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Dunstable - 2 £48,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) CISM
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) CISA
4 13 (61.90%) Firewall
5 12 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (57.14%) Data Security
5 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (57.14%) PCI DSS
5 12 (57.14%) Presales
6 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (38.10%) MS Office
7 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) PCI QSA
7 8 (38.10%) Information Governance
8 5 (23.81%) F5
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Time Management
8 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (23.81%) SSH
8 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (23.81%) CCNP
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) BGP
8 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
8 5 (23.81%) RIP

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 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
2 5 (23.81%) HSRP
2 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (23.81%) IPsec
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) OSPF
2 5 (23.81%) RIP
2 5 (23.81%) SNMP
2 5 (23.81%) SSH
2 5 (23.81%) SSL
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Network Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Security Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Audit Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) CISSP Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (14.29%) FMCG
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Data Security
2 12 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Presales
3 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (38.10%) Information Governance
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (23.81%) Threat Detection
5 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CISM
2 14 (66.67%) CISA
3 8 (38.10%) PCI QSA
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) F5
2 5 (23.81%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) Qualys