The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 129 148 162
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 49 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.30% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 2.22% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 10
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1067 809 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.40% 25.44% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 889 676 929
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
England

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 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 31 July 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 +22 29 £55,000 - 3
Derbyshire -3 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Northamptonshire -12 6 £42,000 -11.57%
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £40,000 - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (68.48%) Information Security
2 57 (61.96%) PCI DSS
3 54 (58.70%) CISM
4 49 (53.26%) Firewall
5 45 (48.91%) Wireless
6 30 (32.61%) CISMP
7 29 (31.52%) Security Testing
7 29 (31.52%) CEH
7 29 (31.52%) Penetration Testing
7 29 (31.52%) VoIP
8 27 (29.35%) CISA
8 27 (29.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 27 (29.35%) Open Source
8 27 (29.35%) GPEN
8 27 (29.35%) OSCP
9 26 (28.26%) Information Management
9 26 (28.26%) VPN
10 25 (27.17%) Management Information System
11 23 (25.00%) C
11 23 (25.00%) Java
11 23 (25.00%) PHP
11 23 (25.00%) .NET
11 23 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 23 (25.00%) Risk Management
11 23 (25.00%) GIAC
11 23 (25.00%) Objective-C
12 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (16.30%) Project Management
13 15 (16.30%) Retail
14 11 (11.96%) Legal

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (53.26%) Firewall
2 45 (48.91%) Wireless
3 29 (31.52%) VoIP
4 26 (28.26%) VPN
5 2 (2.17%) OSPF
5 2 (2.17%) BGP
5 2 (2.17%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.17%) DNS
5 2 (2.17%) SSL
5 2 (2.17%) LDAP
5 2 (2.17%) SMTP
5 2 (2.17%) DHCP
5 2 (2.17%) FTP
5 2 (2.17%) HTTP
5 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
General
1 15 (16.30%) Retail
2 11 (11.96%) Legal
3 8 (8.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Tester
2 19 (20.65%) Penetration Tester
2 19 (20.65%) Security Tester
3 17 (18.48%) Security Architect
3 17 (18.48%) Architect
4 15 (16.30%) Analyst
4 15 (16.30%) Security Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Security Manager
6 10 (10.87%) Head of Security
6 10 (10.87%) Head of Information Security
6 10 (10.87%) Consultant
6 10 (10.87%) Security Consultant
7 9 (9.78%) Information Manager
7 9 (9.78%) IT Architect
7 9 (9.78%) IT Security Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (7.61%) Information Architect
8 7 (7.61%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Information Security Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Open Source
2 25 (27.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (68.48%) Information Security
2 29 (31.52%) Security Testing
2 29 (31.52%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (29.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 26 (28.26%) Information Management
5 23 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 23 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.30%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.35%) Change Management
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.26%) ISMS
9 3 (3.26%) Security Management
10 2 (2.17%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.17%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.17%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (2.17%) Time Management
11 1 (1.09%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) C
1 23 (25.00%) Java
1 23 (25.00%) PHP
1 23 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 54 (58.70%) CISM
2 30 (32.61%) CISMP
3 29 (31.52%) CEH
4 27 (29.35%) CISA
4 27 (29.35%) GPEN
4 27 (29.35%) OSCP
5 23 (25.00%) GIAC
6 10 (10.87%) IRCA
7 4 (4.35%) GCIH
7 4 (4.35%) OSCE
7 4 (4.35%) GWAPT
8 3 (3.26%) CRISC
9 2 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (61.96%) PCI DSS
2 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (9.78%) COBIT
4 4 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (2.17%) Cisco
1 2 (2.17%) Juniper
1 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
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