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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 131 158 152
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 40 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.08% 0.59% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 2.09% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 15
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
1084 959 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.35% 28.46% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 906 794 896
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 £55,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £77,500 +34.78%
Northamptonshire -25 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Derbyshire -3 2 £65,000 -7.14%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 77 (86.52%) Information Security
2 67 (75.28%) CISM
3 59 (66.29%) PCI DSS
4 45 (50.56%) Firewall
5 41 (46.07%) Wireless
6 35 (39.33%) Risk Management
7 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (29.21%) CISA
9 22 (24.72%) Legal
10 20 (22.47%) Management Information System
10 20 (22.47%) Security Architecture
10 20 (22.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (17.98%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (15.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 13 (14.61%) CEH
13 13 (14.61%) Security Testing
13 13 (14.61%) Open Source
13 13 (14.61%) GPEN
13 13 (14.61%) OSCP
13 13 (14.61%) CISMP
13 13 (14.61%) VoIP
14 12 (13.48%) VPN
14 12 (13.48%) Information Management
14 12 (13.48%) Retail
15 11 (12.36%) Finance
16 10 (11.24%) Degree
17 9 (10.11%) GIAC
17 9 (10.11%) Objective-C
17 9 (10.11%) Ethical Hacking
17 9 (10.11%) C

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.56%) Firewall
2 41 (46.07%) Wireless
3 13 (14.61%) VoIP
4 12 (13.48%) VPN
5 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.25%) OSPF
6 2 (2.25%) BGP
6 2 (2.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.12%) Network Security
General
1 22 (24.72%) Legal
2 12 (13.48%) Retail
3 11 (12.36%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Architect
1 29 (32.58%) Security Architect
2 16 (17.98%) IT Security Architect
2 16 (17.98%) IT Architect
3 15 (16.85%) Security Manager
4 10 (11.24%) Information Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Security Tester
5 9 (10.11%) Security Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (10.11%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Tester
5 9 (10.11%) Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Information Security Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Information Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Information Specialist
7 5 (5.62%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (5.62%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.49%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (22.47%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.61%) Open Source
4 4 (4.49%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.37%) CESG
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) UNIX
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (86.52%) Information Security
2 35 (39.33%) Risk Management
3 20 (22.47%) Security Architecture
4 16 (17.98%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (15.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (14.61%) Security Testing
7 12 (13.48%) Information Management
8 9 (10.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (10.11%) ITIL
9 7 (7.87%) Data Protection
9 7 (7.87%) Project Management
10 6 (6.74%) Network Architecture
11 5 (5.62%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity
12 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.49%) SIEM
12 4 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (4.49%) Software Asset Management
13 3 (3.37%) Cyber Security
13 3 (3.37%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) Objective-C
1 9 (10.11%) C
1 9 (10.11%) Java
1 9 (10.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (75.28%) CISM
2 26 (29.21%) CISA
3 13 (14.61%) CEH
3 13 (14.61%) GPEN
3 13 (14.61%) OSCP
3 13 (14.61%) CISMP
4 10 (11.24%) Degree
5 9 (10.11%) GIAC
6 4 (4.49%) GCIH
6 4 (4.49%) OSCE
6 4 (4.49%) GWAPT
7 2 (2.25%) IRCA
8 1 (1.12%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (66.29%) PCI DSS
2 20 (22.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.99%) COBIT
4 3 (3.37%) BS25999
5 2 (2.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco
1 2 (2.25%) Juniper
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
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