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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 187 219 219
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 66 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 1.16% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 41
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2129 2066 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.25% 31.50% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1617 2093
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +18 30 £56,400 +4.93% 4
Hertfordshire +9 19 £50,000 +25.00%
Essex -5 11 £55,000 -29.03%
Bedfordshire +11 5 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 56 (47.46%) Information Security
2 45 (38.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (36.44%) CISA
4 41 (34.75%) PCI DSS
5 39 (33.05%) CISM
6 28 (23.73%) Network Security
7 27 (22.88%) WAN
8 25 (21.19%) Finance
9 21 (17.80%) LAN
9 21 (17.80%) Degree
10 19 (16.10%) ITIL
10 19 (16.10%) CCNP
10 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (14.41%) SIEM
11 17 (14.41%) Active Directory
12 16 (13.56%) Cisco
13 14 (11.86%) Risk Management
13 14 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (11.86%) Oracle
13 14 (11.86%) CCNA
14 13 (11.02%) EMV
14 13 (11.02%) J2EE
14 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
14 13 (11.02%) Incident Management
14 13 (11.02%) Wireshark
15 12 (10.17%) Cyber Security
15 12 (10.17%) TOGAF
15 12 (10.17%) Linux
15 12 (10.17%) SSCP
16 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) Network Security
2 27 (22.88%) WAN
3 21 (17.80%) LAN
4 14 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (11.02%) Wireshark
6 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.47%) Firewall
8 9 (7.63%) Kerberos
9 6 (5.08%) DMVPN
9 6 (5.08%) MPLS
9 6 (5.08%) BGP
9 6 (5.08%) EIGRP
10 5 (4.24%) Internet
11 4 (3.39%) SCCP
11 4 (3.39%) LDAP
12 3 (2.54%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.69%) Wireless
13 2 (1.69%) SSL
13 2 (1.69%) HTTP
14 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.63%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.54%) NonStop SQL
General
1 25 (21.19%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.54%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (25.42%) Analyst
2 28 (23.73%) Security Analyst
3 20 (16.95%) Security Officer
4 18 (15.25%) Security Engineer
4 18 (15.25%) Information Security Officer
5 16 (13.56%) Network Engineer
5 16 (13.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Architect
6 13 (11.02%) Security Architect
6 13 (11.02%) Security Manager
7 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (6.78%) Consultant
9 7 (5.93%) Information Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Information Manager
9 7 (5.93%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Information Security Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Audit Manager
10 5 (4.24%) IT Audit Manager
11 3 (2.54%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) J2EE
2 9 (7.63%) SAML
3 3 (2.54%) JDBC
3 3 (2.54%) SailPoint
4 2 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) EMV
2 9 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.24%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.24%) PKI
5 3 (2.54%) AS400
5 3 (2.54%) Tandem
6 2 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.69%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.85%) CESG
7 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) Windows
3 6 (5.08%) UNIX
4 3 (2.54%) AIX
4 3 (2.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.46%) Information Security
2 19 (16.10%) ITIL
3 17 (14.41%) SIEM
4 14 (11.86%) Risk Management
5 13 (11.02%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.17%) Cyber Security
6 12 (10.17%) TOGAF
7 11 (9.32%) CRM
7 11 (9.32%) Security Management
8 10 (8.47%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.47%) Time Management
8 10 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (8.47%) Identity Management
8 10 (8.47%) UML
9 9 (7.63%) Analytics
9 9 (7.63%) BPMN
10 8 (6.78%) Security Architecture
11 7 (5.93%) Information Assurance
12 6 (5.08%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.54%) C
2 2 (1.69%) C++
2 2 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (36.44%) CISA
2 39 (33.05%) CISM
3 21 (17.80%) Degree
4 19 (16.10%) CCNP
4 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (11.86%) CCNA
6 12 (10.17%) SSCP
7 10 (8.47%) GCIA
7 10 (8.47%) GCIH
8 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.08%) CEH
9 4 (3.39%) GIAC
9 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.39%) MCSA
10 3 (2.54%) CISMP
10 3 (2.54%) CGEIT
10 3 (2.54%) CRISC
11 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (38.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (34.75%) PCI DSS
3 11 (9.32%) COBIT
4 2 (1.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.54%) RACF
3 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (2.54%) ACF2
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) Nessus
2 4 (3.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (2.54%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (2.54%) Novell Identity Manager
3 3 (2.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (13.56%) Cisco
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle
3 9 (7.63%) SAP
4 8 (6.78%) Remedy
5 7 (5.93%) Citrix
5 7 (5.93%) VMware
6 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.24%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.39%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (2.54%) IBM
9 3 (2.54%) HP
9 3 (2.54%) Sun
9 3 (2.54%) CA
9 3 (2.54%) Novell
9 3 (2.54%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.85%) AlgoSec
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