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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 92 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.14% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 0.36% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £47,000 £67,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +54.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £67,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £67,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
430 556 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.88% 38.03% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 312 496 457
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,260
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,164 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (40.00%) SSCP
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) ISO22301
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) CISMP
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Publishing
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework

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 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) CIO
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) SSCP
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) ISO22301
3 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory