The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 119 128 160
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +32
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 58 50 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.59% 1.33% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.34% 4.73% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 13
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
CISSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1087 1058 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.81% 28.14% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 823 885 682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CISSP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

CISSP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire +35 39 £70,000 +75.00%
Derbyshire -9 11 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Northamptonshire +1 6 £62,500 +48.80% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 74 (84.09%) Information Security
2 46 (52.27%) CISM
3 33 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 32 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (31.82%) Firewall
6 27 (30.68%) Finance
7 22 (25.00%) CISA
7 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (25.00%) COBIT
8 21 (23.86%) Security Management
8 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
9 18 (20.45%) ITIL
9 18 (20.45%) Security Architecture
10 17 (19.32%) Degree
11 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
12 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.64%) Web Services
14 11 (12.50%) Wireless
14 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
15 10 (11.36%) IT Governance
16 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
16 9 (10.23%) UNIX
16 9 (10.23%) Windows
16 9 (10.23%) Information Assurance
16 9 (10.23%) Cyber Security
17 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
17 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (9.09%) Network Security
17 8 (9.09%) VPN
17 8 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.82%) Firewall
2 11 (12.50%) Wireless
3 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.09%) VPN
4 8 (9.09%) Network Security
5 7 (7.95%) LAN
6 6 (6.82%) Internet
7 5 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.68%) WAN
8 4 (4.55%) HTTP
8 4 (4.55%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.27%) SSL
9 2 (2.27%) LDAP
9 2 (2.27%) IPsec
10 1 (1.14%) DHCP
10 1 (1.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Big Data
2 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
5 4 (4.55%) Banking
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Security Manager
2 19 (21.59%) Information Manager
3 17 (19.32%) Information Security Manager
4 13 (14.77%) Security Architect
4 13 (14.77%) Architect
5 12 (13.64%) Security Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Information Assurance Manager
6 11 (12.50%) Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) Security Assurance Manager
7 9 (10.23%) Head of Security
7 9 (10.23%) Head of Information Security
8 8 (9.09%) Consultant
8 8 (9.09%) Security Consultant
9 6 (6.82%) Information Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Security Risk Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (6.82%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Information Security Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) Web Services
2 5 (5.68%) SAML
2 5 (5.68%) OAuth
2 5 (5.68%) OpenID
3 3 (3.41%) XML
3 3 (3.41%) WSDL
3 3 (3.41%) SOAP
4 2 (2.27%) JSP
4 2 (2.27%) SailPoint
4 2 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.82%) Cryptography
5 5 (5.68%) PKI
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.27%) RMADS
8 2 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) UNIX
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (84.09%) Information Security
2 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.86%) Security Management
3 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
4 18 (20.45%) ITIL
4 18 (20.45%) Security Architecture
5 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.36%) IT Governance
8 9 (10.23%) Information Assurance
8 9 (10.23%) Cyber Security
9 8 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (7.95%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.95%) Open Source
10 7 (7.95%) SIEM
10 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.82%) OWASP
11 6 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) Java
2 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (52.27%) CISM
2 22 (25.00%) CISA
3 17 (19.32%) Degree
4 6 (6.82%) GCIH
5 5 (5.68%) CEH
5 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.68%) CRISC
6 4 (4.55%) GREM
6 4 (4.55%) GCIA
6 4 (4.55%) CSSLP
6 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) GCFA
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.41%) CCNA
7 3 (3.41%) ISEB
7 3 (3.41%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.27%) EnCE
8 2 (2.27%) CPIM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 32 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (25.00%) COBIT
4 8 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
6 2 (2.27%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) WebInspect
2 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.82%) HP
2 5 (5.68%) McAfee
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Splunk
4 3 (3.41%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.41%) Tableau
4 3 (3.41%) Informatica
4 3 (3.41%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.27%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.27%) Remedy
5 2 (2.27%) BMC
5 2 (2.27%) Aveksa
5 2 (2.27%) Rapid7
5 2 (2.27%) Prolexic
5 2 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.27%) Lancope
Grantham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Grantham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Lincoln
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Lincoln
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive + great benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago