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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 87 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.89% 0.68% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 9
Average salary £46,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
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
552 740 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.70% 39.78% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 475 596 608
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 36 (73.47%) Firewall
2 29 (59.18%) WAN
3 23 (46.94%) CISM
4 21 (42.86%) Degree
4 21 (42.86%) ITIL
5 20 (40.82%) Information Security
5 20 (40.82%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (38.78%) SSCP
7 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (34.69%) SIEM
9 16 (32.65%) PCI DSS
9 16 (32.65%) Network Security
9 16 (32.65%) Oracle
10 15 (30.61%) Citrix
10 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (30.61%) CCNP
10 15 (30.61%) MPLS
10 15 (30.61%) BGP
10 15 (30.61%) EIGRP
10 15 (30.61%) VMware
10 15 (30.61%) DMVPN
11 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (28.57%) Security Architecture
11 14 (28.57%) LAN
12 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
12 13 (26.53%) Wireless
13 12 (24.49%) Thin Client
13 12 (24.49%) Fat Client

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (73.47%) Firewall
2 29 (59.18%) WAN
3 16 (32.65%) Network Security
4 15 (30.61%) MPLS
4 15 (30.61%) BGP
4 15 (30.61%) EIGRP
4 15 (30.61%) DMVPN
5 14 (28.57%) LAN
6 13 (26.53%) Wireless
7 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
8 4 (8.16%) VPN
9 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
1 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Consultant
2 12 (24.49%) Security Consultant
3 10 (20.41%) Security Specialist
4 9 (18.37%) Network Security Specialist
4 9 (18.37%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (18.37%) Network Specialist
4 9 (18.37%) IT Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Security Officer
6 7 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) SAML
1 5 (10.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.49%) Thin Client
2 12 (24.49%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.08%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (34.69%) SIEM
4 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 9 (18.37%) Network Design
6 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
7 6 (12.24%) Information Security Management
7 6 (12.24%) Security Management
7 6 (12.24%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (10.20%) BPMN
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) TOGAF
8 5 (10.20%) UML
9 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
11 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) CISM
2 21 (42.86%) Degree
3 19 (38.78%) SSCP
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (30.61%) CCNP
5 4 (8.16%) CISA
6 2 (4.08%) CISMP
6 2 (4.08%) CEH
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (32.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) Citrix
2 15 (30.61%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Fortinet
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) SAP
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