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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 121 124 147
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 56 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.32% 1.55% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.15% 5.37% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 15
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,600 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
988 1043 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.87% 28.88% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 770 847 715
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,274 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Leicestershire +33 30 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Nottinghamshire -7 6 £26,000 -35.00% 2
Northamptonshire +5 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +4 2 £67,500 +28.57%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 72 (87.80%) Information Security
2 68 (82.93%) CISM
3 57 (69.51%) PCI DSS
4 42 (51.22%) Firewall
5 37 (45.12%) Security Architecture
6 34 (41.46%) Wireless
7 30 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 29 (35.37%) Risk Management
9 22 (26.83%) Legal
9 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (20.73%) Degree
11 14 (17.07%) Information Assurance
12 13 (15.85%) Retail
12 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
12 13 (15.85%) CISA
13 11 (13.41%) Security Management
13 11 (13.41%) Network Architecture
13 11 (13.41%) Data Protection
14 9 (10.98%) Information Security Management
14 9 (10.98%) ITIL
14 9 (10.98%) Finance
15 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
15 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (8.54%) BS25999
15 7 (8.54%) Risk Analysis
15 7 (8.54%) Cryptography
16 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
17 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
17 5 (6.10%) Banking
17 5 (6.10%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.22%) Firewall
2 34 (41.46%) Wireless
3 4 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.88%) VPN
4 3 (3.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 22 (26.83%) Legal
2 13 (15.85%) Retail
3 9 (10.98%) Finance
4 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Marketing
5 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Architect
2 33 (40.24%) Security Architect
3 18 (21.95%) Security Manager
4 16 (19.51%) Information Manager
4 16 (19.51%) Information Security Manager
5 12 (14.63%) Security Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Information Architect
6 11 (13.41%) Information Security Architect
7 10 (12.20%) Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Security Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Information Analyst
9 8 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) Administrator
11 4 (4.88%) IT Administrator
11 4 (4.88%) IT Architect
11 4 (4.88%) Support Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Incident Manager
11 4 (4.88%) IT Security Architect
12 3 (3.66%) Junior
13 2 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Cryptography
3 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) UNIX
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (87.80%) Information Security
2 37 (45.12%) Security Architecture
3 29 (35.37%) Risk Management
4 14 (17.07%) Information Assurance
5 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.41%) Security Management
6 11 (13.41%) Data Protection
6 11 (13.41%) Network Architecture
7 9 (10.98%) ITIL
7 9 (10.98%) Information Security Management
8 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
8 7 (8.54%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Computer Security
9 4 (4.88%) Data Security
9 4 (4.88%) SIEM
9 4 (4.88%) Digital Forensics
10 3 (3.66%) Product Management
10 3 (3.66%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (3.66%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 68 (82.93%) CISM
2 17 (20.73%) Degree
3 13 (15.85%) CISA
4 4 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (4.88%) CEH
4 4 (4.88%) CCNA
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (69.51%) PCI DSS
2 30 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.54%) BS25999
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) RACF
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.88%) VMware
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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