The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 113 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 1.28% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £53,750 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.36% +3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
714 783 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.53% 39.41% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 582 645 779
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
Cambridgeshire

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 17 April 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) SSCP
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (42.86%) OWASP
4 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) GIAC
5 4 (28.57%) Data Security
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (21.43%) CEH
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) WLAN
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (21.43%) tcpdump

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) tcpdump
3 3 (21.43%) SNMP
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) WLAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Team Leader
2 6 (42.86%) Operations Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) OWASP
3 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) SSCP
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (42.86%) GIAC
4 3 (21.43%) CEH
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) OSCP
4 3 (21.43%) OSCE
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) Juniper
1 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
1 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
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