The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 105 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 1.17% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 3.00% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Median salary £60,000 £46,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
CISSP
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
460 566 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.92% 38.93% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 392 466 514
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £53,294
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Cambridge

CISSP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) CISMP
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO22301
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) CISM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO22301
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
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