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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 120 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.69% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 2.09% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 18
Average salary £53,272 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.21% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
776 813 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.98% 32.97% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 654 607 669
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,405
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 31 July 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 0 6 £53,272 +0.51% 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 32 (74.42%) WAN
3 25 (58.14%) CISM
4 23 (53.49%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (53.49%) Degree
5 20 (46.51%) ITIL
5 20 (46.51%) LAN
6 19 (44.19%) SSCP
7 18 (41.86%) Information Security
7 18 (41.86%) Network Security
8 16 (37.21%) SIEM
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (37.21%) CCNP
9 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
9 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
9 15 (34.88%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (32.56%) Wireless
11 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (27.91%) DMVPN
12 12 (27.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 12 (27.91%) DDoS Mitigation
12 12 (27.91%) MPLS
12 12 (27.91%) BGP
12 12 (27.91%) EIGRP
12 12 (27.91%) Citrix
12 12 (27.91%) Oracle
12 12 (27.91%) VMware
13 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (25.58%) Security Architecture
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 32 (74.42%) WAN
3 20 (46.51%) LAN
4 18 (41.86%) Network Security
5 14 (32.56%) Wireless
6 12 (27.91%) DMVPN
6 12 (27.91%) MPLS
6 12 (27.91%) BGP
6 12 (27.91%) EIGRP
7 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (11.63%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.30%) VPN
10 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.33%) HTTP
11 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Consultant
2 13 (30.23%) Security Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) IT Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Security Specialist
4 8 (18.60%) Network Specialist
4 8 (18.60%) Network Security Specialist
5 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Network Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Security Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Security Officer
8 2 (4.65%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) IT Security Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Security Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Information Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
2 12 (27.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (18.60%) Fat Client
3 8 (18.60%) Thin Client
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) EMV
6 2 (4.65%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Solaris
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Information Security
4 16 (37.21%) SIEM
5 15 (34.88%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (27.91%) DDoS Mitigation
7 11 (25.58%) Security Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
8 7 (16.28%) Network Design
9 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (11.63%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (9.30%) Coaching
11 4 (9.30%) Information Management
11 4 (9.30%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.30%) Information Security Management
11 4 (9.30%) Security Management
11 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CISM
2 23 (53.49%) Degree
3 19 (44.19%) SSCP
4 16 (37.21%) CCNP
4 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.63%) CCNA
5 5 (11.63%) CISA
6 2 (4.65%) CEH
6 2 (4.65%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
1 12 (27.91%) Citrix
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) Qualys
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.33%) FireEye
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) Websense
4 1 (2.33%) AppSense
4 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
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