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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 144 143 160
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.77% 1.21% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.18% 4.52% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 9
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £39,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
880 1040 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.18% 26.76% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 641 886 748
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 14 £56,250 -6.25%
Northamptonshire +2 6 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Derbyshire +7 4 £65,000 +23.80%
Nottinghamshire -8 4 £26,000 -35.00% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 60 (89.55%) Information Security
2 53 (79.10%) CISM
3 41 (61.19%) PCI DSS
4 33 (49.25%) Firewall
5 30 (44.78%) Security Architecture
6 28 (41.79%) Wireless
7 25 (37.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 19 (28.36%) Risk Management
9 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (20.90%) Information Assurance
10 14 (20.90%) Retail
10 14 (20.90%) Legal
10 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
11 13 (19.40%) Security Management
11 13 (19.40%) Degree
12 10 (14.93%) CISA
13 7 (10.45%) Information Security Management
13 7 (10.45%) ITIL
13 7 (10.45%) Finance
13 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
13 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
13 7 (10.45%) COBIT
14 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
15 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
15 5 (7.46%) CEH
15 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
15 5 (7.46%) BS25999
16 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (5.97%) Windows 7

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 33 (49.25%) Firewall
2 28 (41.79%) Wireless
3 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 14 (20.90%) Legal
1 14 (20.90%) Retail
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Architect
2 27 (40.30%) Security Architect
3 18 (26.87%) Information Manager
3 18 (26.87%) Information Security Manager
3 18 (26.87%) Security Manager
4 13 (19.40%) Security Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Information Architect
5 11 (16.42%) Information Security Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Information Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Administrator
7 6 (8.96%) Security Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Head of Security
8 4 (5.97%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (5.97%) IT Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Junior
9 3 (4.48%) Information Assurance Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Security Assurance Manager
10 2 (2.99%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (89.55%) Information Security
2 30 (44.78%) Security Architecture
3 19 (28.36%) Risk Management
4 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
4 14 (20.90%) Information Assurance
5 13 (19.40%) Security Management
6 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
6 7 (10.45%) ITIL
6 7 (10.45%) Information Security Management
6 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (4.48%) IT Governance
10 2 (2.99%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.99%) Benchmarking
10 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity Management
10 2 (2.99%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 53 (79.10%) CISM
2 13 (19.40%) Degree
3 10 (14.93%) CISA
4 5 (7.46%) CEH
5 4 (5.97%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) SSCP
7 1 (1.49%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (61.19%) PCI DSS
2 25 (37.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (10.45%) COBIT
4 5 (7.46%) BS25999
5 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) RACF
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.97%) VMware
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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