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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 143 144 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 35 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.65% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 2.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 11
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £27,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
1068 894 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.21% 27.61% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 883 737 945
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,256 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 20 £55,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -28 7 £41,500 -7.77%
Derbyshire -13 6 £61,250 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £40,000 -17.94%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (77.78%) Information Security
2 55 (67.90%) CISM
3 53 (65.43%) PCI DSS
4 43 (53.09%) Firewall
5 42 (51.85%) Wireless
6 32 (39.51%) Risk Management
7 30 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (27.16%) CISA
9 20 (24.69%) CISMP
10 19 (23.46%) Security Testing
10 19 (23.46%) Open Source
10 19 (23.46%) GPEN
10 19 (23.46%) OSCP
10 19 (23.46%) VoIP
10 19 (23.46%) CEH
10 19 (23.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 19 (23.46%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (22.22%) Information Management
11 18 (22.22%) VPN
12 17 (20.99%) Management Information System
12 17 (20.99%) Legal
13 15 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
13 15 (18.52%) GIAC
13 15 (18.52%) Objective-C
13 15 (18.52%) C
13 15 (18.52%) Java
13 15 (18.52%) PHP
13 15 (18.52%) .NET
14 14 (17.28%) Retail
14 14 (17.28%) ISO/IEC 27001

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 43 (53.09%) Firewall
2 42 (51.85%) Wireless
3 19 (23.46%) VoIP
4 18 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (2.47%) OSPF
5 2 (2.47%) BGP
5 2 (2.47%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
General
1 17 (20.99%) Legal
2 14 (17.28%) Retail
3 10 (12.35%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Architect
1 24 (29.63%) Security Architect
2 16 (19.75%) IT Architect
2 16 (19.75%) IT Security Architect
3 12 (14.81%) Security Manager
4 11 (13.58%) Information Manager
4 11 (13.58%) Security Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Tester
4 11 (13.58%) Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (11.11%) Security Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (9.88%) Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Information Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Information Security Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (4.94%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (23.46%) Open Source
3 17 (20.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) UNIX
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (77.78%) Information Security
2 32 (39.51%) Risk Management
3 19 (23.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (23.46%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (23.46%) Security Testing
4 18 (22.22%) Information Management
5 15 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 14 (17.28%) Security Architecture
7 8 (9.88%) ITIL
7 8 (9.88%) Project Management
8 6 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.94%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.94%) Change Management
10 3 (3.70%) Security Management
10 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (3.70%) ISMS
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (2.47%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) C
1 15 (18.52%) Java
1 15 (18.52%) PHP
1 15 (18.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (67.90%) CISM
2 22 (27.16%) CISA
3 20 (24.69%) CISMP
4 19 (23.46%) CEH
4 19 (23.46%) GPEN
4 19 (23.46%) OSCP
5 15 (18.52%) GIAC
6 5 (6.17%) Degree
7 4 (4.94%) GWAPT
7 4 (4.94%) GCIH
7 4 (4.94%) OSCE
8 3 (3.70%) CRISC
9 2 (2.47%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (65.43%) PCI DSS
2 14 (17.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (12.35%) COBIT
4 4 (4.94%) SLA
5 1 (1.23%) BS25999
Vendors
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco
1 2 (2.47%) Juniper
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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