The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 229 187 231
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +44
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 34 70 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 3.14% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 55 32
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2399 2227 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.09% 29.15% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1825 2293
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 31 July 2014.

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 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
Cambridgeshire +1 16 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Hertfordshire -19 12 £55,000 -8.33%
Essex -10 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bedfordshire -18 2 £53,750 -7.32%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 40 (59.70%) Information Security
2 28 (41.79%) CISM
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 20 (29.85%) CISA
4 20 (29.85%) Linux
5 18 (26.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (22.39%) Windows
7 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
7 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
8 13 (19.40%) Degree
8 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (19.40%) CGEIT
8 13 (19.40%) CRISC
9 11 (16.42%) Java
10 10 (14.93%) Project Management
10 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
10 10 (14.93%) Firewall
10 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
11 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
11 9 (13.43%) C
11 9 (13.43%) C++
12 8 (11.94%) AIX
12 8 (11.94%) C#
12 8 (11.94%) Solaris
12 8 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
12 8 (11.94%) Identity Management
13 7 (10.45%) Retail
13 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
14 6 (8.96%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Project
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) Network Security
3 5 (7.46%) Kerberos
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) WLAN
4 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) SNMP
4 3 (4.48%) VPN
4 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.48%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) HTTP
6 1 (1.49%) SSL
6 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) QADirector
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Retail
4 5 (7.46%) Aerospace
4 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.97%) Electronics
6 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) Military
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Security Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Information Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Security Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Risk Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Security Manager
6 7 (10.45%) Security Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Information Specialist
7 6 (8.96%) Information Security Specialist
7 6 (8.96%) Security Specialist
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (5.97%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) SAML
1 5 (7.46%) J2EE
2 3 (4.48%) JCE
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) XMPP
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
1 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Cryptography
2 5 (7.46%) PKI
2 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.46%) Open Source
3 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.99%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (2.99%) CESG
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) AIX
3 8 (11.94%) Solaris
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) HPUX
5 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Information Security
2 18 (26.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (14.93%) Project Management
4 8 (11.94%) Identity Management
5 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.46%) Validation
6 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.46%) UML
6 5 (7.46%) BPMN
6 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.97%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Security Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (5.97%) Computer Security
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.97%) Six Sigma
7 4 (5.97%) Data Security
8 3 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) Java
2 9 (13.43%) C
2 9 (13.43%) C++
3 8 (11.94%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) CISM
2 20 (29.85%) CISA
3 13 (19.40%) Degree
3 13 (19.40%) CGEIT
3 13 (19.40%) CRISC
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
6 6 (8.96%) GIAC
7 5 (7.46%) CEH
7 5 (7.46%) CCNA
7 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.46%) EnCE
7 5 (7.46%) GPEN
7 5 (7.46%) CSSLP
8 4 (5.97%) CCSA
9 3 (4.48%) CISMP
9 3 (4.48%) CCNP
9 3 (4.48%) GWAPT
10 2 (2.99%) GCED
10 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.46%) SLA
4 2 (2.99%) QA
4 2 (2.99%) COBIT
5 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Nmap
3 3 (4.48%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.49%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Nessus
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.99%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.49%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
2 5 (7.46%) CA
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco
3 3 (4.48%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) Juniper
3 3 (4.48%) SonicWALL
4 2 (2.99%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.99%) Progress
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
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