The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 99 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 1.24% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 11
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
CISSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
559 563 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.87% 29.41% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 410 410 643
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Milton Keynes +4 8 £60,000 +41.17%
High Wycombe - 4 £60,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (52.94%) CISM
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) CISA
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) CEH
6 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (29.41%) Database Security
7 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (29.41%) OWASP
7 5 (29.41%) Marketing
7 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Network Security
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
7 5 (29.41%) GIAC
7 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) B2B
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) DMZ
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) LAN

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless Security
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) DMZ
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (17.65%) Security Officer
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Officer
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Auditor
5 2 (11.76%) Auditor
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Auditor
5 2 (11.76%) IT Auditor
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Certification Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Database Security
3 5 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) B2B
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
3 5 (29.41%) OWASP
4 4 (23.53%) SIEM
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Strategic Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
2 8 (47.06%) CISA
3 6 (35.29%) CEH
3 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) GIAC
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) VCP4
6 1 (5.88%) GCIA
6 1 (5.88%) GCIH
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) COSO
3 2 (11.76%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) Qualys
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSight