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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 91 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% - 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% - 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 14
Median salary £66,500 - £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
494 512 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.40% 35.12% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 417 403 454
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (86.67%) CISM
3 7 (46.67%) Information Security Management
3 7 (46.67%) Security Management
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (33.33%) COBIT
5 5 (33.33%) SIEM
5 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) SSCP
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) CISA
6 4 (26.67%) GIAC
6 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
6 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Big Data

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 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Governance Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SOC Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Chief Information Officer
5 2 (13.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 2 (13.33%) CIO
5 2 (13.33%) COBIT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Security Management
3 6 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CISM
2 4 (26.67%) CISA
2 4 (26.67%) GIAC
2 4 (26.67%) SSCP
3 2 (13.33%) CEH
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) COBIT
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory