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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 114 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.02% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 18
Average salary £47,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.84% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £43,400 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £63,500 £75,000
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
752 792 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.96% 33.33% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 623 604 651
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 6 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 +14 14 £47,500 -10.37% 2
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 41 (74.55%) WAN
3 29 (52.73%) CISM
4 25 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (45.45%) Degree
4 25 (45.45%) Network Security
5 24 (43.64%) LAN
6 23 (41.82%) CCNP
6 23 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (40.00%) ITIL
7 22 (40.00%) Information Security
7 22 (40.00%) SIEM
8 21 (38.18%) SSCP
9 17 (30.91%) MPLS
9 17 (30.91%) BGP
9 17 (30.91%) EIGRP
9 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
9 17 (30.91%) Citrix
9 17 (30.91%) VMware
9 17 (30.91%) Management Information System
9 17 (30.91%) DMVPN
9 17 (30.91%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (30.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 17 (30.91%) DDoS Mitigation
10 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (29.09%) Security Architecture
10 16 (29.09%) Wireless
11 13 (23.64%) Cisco
11 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 41 (74.55%) WAN
3 25 (45.45%) Network Security
4 24 (43.64%) LAN
5 17 (30.91%) MPLS
5 17 (30.91%) BGP
5 17 (30.91%) EIGRP
5 17 (30.91%) DMVPN
6 16 (29.09%) Wireless
7 12 (21.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (12.73%) Wireshark
9 4 (7.27%) VPN
10 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.82%) HTTP
11 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Consultant
2 13 (23.64%) Security Consultant
3 12 (21.82%) Security Specialist
4 11 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) IT Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) Network Specialist
5 10 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
6 8 (14.55%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Security Officer
8 2 (3.64%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security Officer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Security Specialist
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (1.82%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Management Information System
1 17 (30.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (21.82%) Fat Client
2 12 (21.82%) Thin Client
3 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) EMV
5 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) UNIX
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Solaris
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (40.00%) ITIL
2 22 (40.00%) Information Security
2 22 (40.00%) SIEM
3 17 (30.91%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (30.91%) DDoS Mitigation
4 16 (29.09%) Security Architecture
5 9 (16.36%) Network Design
5 9 (16.36%) Cyber Security
6 8 (14.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (10.91%) Information Security Management
7 6 (10.91%) Security Management
7 6 (10.91%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.27%) Information Management
9 4 (7.27%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.64%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) CISM
2 25 (45.45%) Degree
3 23 (41.82%) CCNP
3 23 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (38.18%) SSCP
5 8 (14.55%) CCNA
6 5 (9.09%) CISA
7 2 (3.64%) CEH
7 2 (3.64%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Citrix
1 17 (30.91%) VMware
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.82%) Qualys
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk
4 1 (1.82%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Websense
4 1 (1.82%) AppSense
4 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire