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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank - 95 103
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 1.30% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.38% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 11
Average salary - £56,400 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
527 622 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.85% 38.59% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 380 453 458
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: ££ Neg DOE & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago