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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 136 138 167
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 0.63% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.39% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 7
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
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
1085 837 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.05% 26.24% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 878 682 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 - 23 £55,000 - 1
Derbyshire -6 8 £55,000 -21.42%
Northamptonshire -26 6 £41,125 -8.61%
Nottinghamshire -6 1 £40,000 -17.94%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 62 (73.81%) Information Security
2 57 (67.86%) PCI DSS
3 51 (60.71%) CISM
4 46 (54.76%) Firewall
5 44 (52.38%) Wireless
6 27 (32.14%) Risk Management
7 25 (29.76%) CISMP
8 24 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (28.57%) CEH
8 24 (28.57%) VoIP
8 24 (28.57%) Security Testing
9 22 (26.19%) Open Source
9 22 (26.19%) GPEN
9 22 (26.19%) OSCP
9 22 (26.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (25.00%) Information Management
10 21 (25.00%) CISA
10 21 (25.00%) VPN
11 18 (21.43%) C
11 18 (21.43%) Java
11 18 (21.43%) PHP
11 18 (21.43%) .NET
11 18 (21.43%) GIAC
11 18 (21.43%) Objective-C
11 18 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
13 15 (17.86%) Legal
14 14 (16.67%) Retail
14 14 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 11 (13.10%) Security Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 46 (54.76%) Firewall
2 44 (52.38%) Wireless
3 24 (28.57%) VoIP
4 21 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.38%) OSPF
5 2 (2.38%) BGP
5 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.19%) LDAP
6 1 (1.19%) DNS
6 1 (1.19%) SSL
6 1 (1.19%) SMTP
6 1 (1.19%) DHCP
6 1 (1.19%) FTP
6 1 (1.19%) HTTP
6 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
General
1 15 (17.86%) Legal
2 14 (16.67%) Retail
3 8 (9.52%) Finance
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Architect
1 21 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 16 (19.05%) Tester
3 14 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 14 (16.67%) Security Tester
4 13 (15.48%) IT Architect
4 13 (15.48%) IT Security Architect
5 12 (14.29%) Security Manager
6 11 (13.10%) Information Manager
7 9 (10.71%) Consultant
7 9 (10.71%) Security Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
9 7 (8.33%) Information Architect
9 7 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Information Security Consultant
12 4 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
12 4 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Open Source
2 17 (20.24%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (73.81%) Information Security
2 27 (32.14%) Risk Management
3 24 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 22 (26.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 21 (25.00%) Information Management
6 18 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (13.10%) Security Architecture
8 8 (9.52%) ITIL
8 8 (9.52%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.76%) Change Management
11 3 (3.57%) Security Management
11 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.57%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (3.57%) ISMS
11 3 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
12 2 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) C
1 18 (21.43%) Java
1 18 (21.43%) PHP
1 18 (21.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (60.71%) CISM
2 25 (29.76%) CISMP
3 24 (28.57%) CEH
4 22 (26.19%) GPEN
4 22 (26.19%) OSCP
5 21 (25.00%) CISA
6 18 (21.43%) GIAC
7 4 (4.76%) GCIH
7 4 (4.76%) GWAPT
7 4 (4.76%) Degree
7 4 (4.76%) OSCE
8 3 (3.57%) CRISC
9 2 (2.38%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (67.86%) PCI DSS
2 14 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (11.90%) COBIT
4 4 (4.76%) SLA
5 1 (1.19%) BS25999
Vendors
1 2 (2.38%) Cisco
1 2 (2.38%) Juniper
2 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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