The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 180 186 228
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +42
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 87 77 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.24% 1.05% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.21% 3.52% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 25
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2067 2186 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.42% 29.84% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1743 1674
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CISSP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region.

CISSP Salary Trend in the East of England

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the East of England

CISSP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +23 38 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Bedfordshire +9 19 £50,000 -23.07%
Essex -6 12 £56,250 +2.27%
Norfolk +18 9 £50,550 +12.33%
Suffolk -10 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Cambridgeshire -25 3 £80,000 +60.00% 5
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 104 (67.53%) Information Security
2 70 (45.45%) CISM
3 67 (43.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (40.91%) PCI DSS
5 62 (40.26%) Firewall
6 49 (31.82%) CISA
7 41 (26.62%) Cybersecurity
8 36 (23.38%) Finance
9 34 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (21.43%) SSCP
11 32 (20.78%) C
12 30 (19.48%) Linux
12 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
12 30 (19.48%) Risk Management
12 30 (19.48%) Presales
13 29 (18.83%) Security Architecture
13 29 (18.83%) Security Cleared
14 26 (16.88%) GIAC
15 25 (16.23%) SIEM
15 25 (16.23%) Time Management
16 24 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (15.58%) Management Information System
16 24 (15.58%) C#
16 24 (15.58%) Java
16 24 (15.58%) SANS
17 23 (14.94%) C++
17 23 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (14.94%) COBIT
18 22 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (14.29%) CCNA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.34%) Apache Pig
2 9 (5.84%) IIS
3 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (40.26%) Firewall
2 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.69%) Network Security
4 12 (7.79%) Wireshark
5 10 (6.49%) VPN
6 6 (3.90%) DNS
7 5 (3.25%) LAN
7 5 (3.25%) WAN
8 1 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.34%) Apache Hive
1 19 (12.34%) Big Data
1 19 (12.34%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.65%) GIS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Metasploit
2 4 (2.60%) AppScan
General
1 36 (23.38%) Finance
2 22 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.19%) Retail
4 5 (3.25%) Marketing
5 4 (2.60%) Military
6 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Legal
6 3 (1.95%) Local Government
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.30%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (26.62%) Consultant
2 32 (20.78%) Architect
3 29 (18.83%) Analyst
4 27 (17.53%) Security Architect
5 25 (16.23%) Security Analyst
5 25 (16.23%) Security Consultant
6 18 (11.69%) Software Engineer
7 17 (11.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 12 (7.79%) Security Specialist
9 10 (6.49%) Compliance Consultant
9 10 (6.49%) IT Manager
9 10 (6.49%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Information Architect
10 9 (5.84%) Information Security Architect
10 9 (5.84%) Principal Architect
10 9 (5.84%) Security Manager
11 8 (5.19%) Information Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Information Security Analyst
12 7 (4.55%) Information Security Officer
12 7 (4.55%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.34%) Java EE
1 19 (12.34%) STL
2 7 (4.55%) Web Services
3 6 (3.90%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Management Information System
2 19 (12.34%) Cybercrime
3 15 (9.74%) CESG
4 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.84%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.90%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (3.90%) PKI
7 4 (2.60%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Linux
2 20 (12.99%) Windows
3 19 (12.34%) Android
3 19 (12.34%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.60%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (67.53%) Information Security
2 41 (26.62%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (19.48%) Presales
4 30 (19.48%) Risk Management
5 29 (18.83%) Security Architecture
6 25 (16.23%) SIEM
6 25 (16.23%) Time Management
7 24 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
8 22 (14.29%) ITIL
9 21 (13.64%) Data Security
9 21 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
10 19 (12.34%) Ethical Hacking
10 19 (12.34%) Mobile Development
10 19 (12.34%) Multithreading
11 18 (11.69%) Security Management
11 18 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 16 (10.39%) TOGAF
13 15 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.78%) C
2 24 (15.58%) C#
2 24 (15.58%) Java
3 23 (14.94%) C++
4 19 (12.34%) Objective-C
5 14 (9.09%) Python
6 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.25%) Perl
8 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (45.45%) CISM
2 49 (31.82%) CISA
3 33 (21.43%) SSCP
4 29 (18.83%) Security Cleared
5 26 (16.88%) GIAC
6 24 (15.58%) SANS
7 23 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (14.29%) CCNA
8 22 (14.29%) MCSE
8 22 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (12.34%) Linux+ Certification
10 18 (11.69%) GCIH
11 16 (10.39%) Degree
11 16 (10.39%) DV Cleared
11 16 (10.39%) PCI QSA
12 15 (9.74%) CEH
12 15 (9.74%) GCIA
12 15 (9.74%) SC Cleared
13 13 (8.44%) CESG Certified Professional
13 13 (8.44%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (43.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (40.91%) PCI DSS
3 23 (14.94%) COBIT
4 7 (4.55%) SSAE 16
5 4 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (2.60%) SLA
6 3 (1.95%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.65%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.65%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.65%) QA
8 1 (0.65%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) IAG
2 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (12.34%) Nessus
2 7 (4.55%) QRadar
3 6 (3.90%) Nmap
4 3 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.30%) Nexpose
5 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.65%) EnCase
6 1 (0.65%) Nagios
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle
3 6 (3.90%) ArcSight
3 6 (3.90%) IBM
3 6 (3.90%) SolarWinds
4 5 (3.25%) LogRhythm
5 4 (2.60%) Veracode
6 3 (1.95%) Cisco
6 3 (1.95%) Intel Security
6 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.95%) Splunk
6 3 (1.95%) Symantec
6 3 (1.95%) Trustwave
7 2 (1.30%) AlienVault
7 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.30%) LogLogic
7 2 (1.30%) Lotus
8 1 (0.65%) CA
8 1 (0.65%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.65%) Sophos
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