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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 89 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.42% 0.97% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 4.48% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £75,000 £58,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +110.90%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
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
348 223 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.27% 21.57% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 304 205 308
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Luton -6 1 £80,000 +60.00% 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Information Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago