The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 99 117 144
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +27
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 30 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 0.58% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.91% 1.60% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 7
Average salary £56,400 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
767 749 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.42% 36.24% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 568 613 782
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridgeshire region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 19 £60,700 +10.36% 3
Peterborough +4 1 - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (40.43%) CCNP
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (40.43%) Network Security
2 18 (38.30%) WAN
3 17 (36.17%) Information Security
4 16 (34.04%) Cisco
5 14 (29.79%) CCNA
5 14 (29.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (27.66%) Wireshark
6 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
7 12 (25.53%) LAN
7 12 (25.53%) Linux
8 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
9 9 (19.15%) SAML
9 9 (19.15%) UML
9 9 (19.15%) Kerberos
9 9 (19.15%) J2EE
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) SAP
9 9 (19.15%) Identity Management
9 9 (19.15%) Finance
9 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
9 9 (19.15%) BPMN
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
9 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
9 9 (19.15%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (17.02%) Firewall

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) Network Security
2 18 (38.30%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (27.66%) Wireshark
5 12 (25.53%) LAN
6 9 (19.15%) Kerberos
7 8 (17.02%) Firewall
8 6 (12.77%) DMVPN
8 6 (12.77%) MPLS
8 6 (12.77%) BGP
8 6 (12.77%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.26%) Wireless
10 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.26%) HTTP
10 2 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
1 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Security Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Security Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Security Officer
4 7 (14.89%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) SAML
1 9 (19.15%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Thin Client
2 5 (10.64%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.26%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Information Security
2 9 (19.15%) UML
2 9 (19.15%) Identity Management
2 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
2 9 (19.15%) BPMN
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 7 (14.89%) SIEM
4 6 (12.77%) Security Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Network Design
5 3 (6.38%) Security Management
6 2 (4.26%) Migration
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
1 2 (4.26%) C++
1 2 (4.26%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) CCNP
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.79%) CCNA
3 9 (19.15%) Degree
4 7 (14.89%) CISA
5 6 (12.77%) CISM
6 2 (4.26%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) SSCP
6 2 (4.26%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Fortinet
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Posted: 2 days ago
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