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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 85 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 46 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 1.60% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 10
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +4.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,510 £40,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,560 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
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
810 811 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.47% 37.49% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 629 666 740
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +19 30 £44,500 -19.09% 2
Peterborough -1 1 - -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (62.50%) WAN
2 34 (53.13%) Network Security
3 33 (51.56%) CCNP
3 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (40.63%) Firewall
5 24 (37.50%) Cisco
5 24 (37.50%) LAN
6 23 (35.94%) Information Security
7 21 (32.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (31.25%) PCI DSS
9 19 (29.69%) SIEM
9 19 (29.69%) CCNA
10 17 (26.56%) Wireshark
11 16 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 16 (25.00%) Citrix
11 16 (25.00%) MPLS
11 16 (25.00%) BGP
11 16 (25.00%) EIGRP
11 16 (25.00%) VMware
12 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
12 15 (23.44%) ITIL
12 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
12 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (23.44%) Degree
13 14 (21.88%) CISM
14 12 (18.75%) Fortinet
15 11 (17.19%) Fat Client
15 11 (17.19%) Thin Client
16 10 (15.63%) SSCP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (62.50%) WAN
2 34 (53.13%) Network Security
3 26 (40.63%) Firewall
4 24 (37.50%) LAN
5 21 (32.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (26.56%) Wireshark
7 16 (25.00%) DMVPN
7 16 (25.00%) MPLS
7 16 (25.00%) BGP
7 16 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 8 (12.50%) Wireless
9 6 (9.38%) Kerberos
10 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.69%) VPN
10 3 (4.69%) HTTP
10 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
1 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 22 (34.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Security Specialist
5 9 (14.06%) Network Specialist
5 9 (14.06%) Network Security Specialist
6 8 (12.50%) Security Officer
6 8 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Security Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Information Security Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Security Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) J2EE
1 6 (9.38%) SAML
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Thin Client
1 11 (17.19%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) EMV
4 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Information Security
2 19 (29.69%) SIEM
3 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
3 15 (23.44%) ITIL
4 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (14.06%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (12.50%) Network Design
6 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (10.94%) Security Management
8 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.38%) UML
8 6 (9.38%) Identity Management
8 6 (9.38%) Information Security Management
8 6 (9.38%) BPMN
9 5 (7.81%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (7.81%) Cyber Security
10 4 (6.25%) Coaching
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (3.13%) Migration
11 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) C
1 2 (3.13%) C++
1 2 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) CCNP
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.69%) CCNA
3 15 (23.44%) Degree
4 14 (21.88%) CISM
5 10 (15.63%) SSCP
6 6 (9.38%) CISA
7 2 (3.13%) CEH
7 2 (3.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
1 15 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco
2 16 (25.00%) Citrix
2 16 (25.00%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 6 (9.38%) SAP
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