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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 188 244 223
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 74 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 1.26% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 17 38
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £24,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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
2214 2459 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.81% 29.22% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1961 2022
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +8 25 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £46,000 +2.22%
Essex +12 11 £63,000 -8.36%
Suffolk - 7 £49,000 -
Bedfordshire +17 5 £53,750 +126.31%
Norfolk - 4 £38,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 86 (53.09%) Information Security
2 71 (43.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (40.74%) CISM
4 57 (35.19%) Firewall
5 50 (30.86%) WAN
6 48 (29.63%) CISA
7 46 (28.40%) Network Security
8 44 (27.16%) Degree
9 43 (26.54%) PCI DSS
10 42 (25.93%) Finance
11 37 (22.84%) SIEM
12 33 (20.37%) LAN
13 32 (19.75%) ITIL
13 32 (19.75%) Cisco Certification
13 32 (19.75%) Security Management
14 31 (19.14%) Management Information System
15 30 (18.52%) CCNP
16 29 (17.90%) Penetration Testing
17 28 (17.28%) Active Directory
18 25 (15.43%) SSCP
18 25 (15.43%) Information Security Management
19 23 (14.20%) Intrusion Detection
20 21 (12.96%) Cyber Security
20 21 (12.96%) Cisco
21 19 (11.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
21 19 (11.73%) DDoS Mitigation
22 18 (11.11%) Oracle
23 17 (10.49%) Wireless
23 17 (10.49%) Risk Management
23 17 (10.49%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (4.32%) Apache
2 3 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.85%) MS Office
2 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) SaaS
2 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (35.19%) Firewall
2 50 (30.86%) WAN
3 46 (28.40%) Network Security
4 33 (20.37%) LAN
5 23 (14.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (10.49%) Wireless
6 17 (10.49%) MPLS
6 17 (10.49%) BGP
6 17 (10.49%) EIGRP
6 17 (10.49%) DMVPN
7 13 (8.02%) Wireshark
8 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.70%) VPN
9 6 (3.70%) Kerberos
10 4 (2.47%) SCCP
11 2 (1.23%) DNS
12 1 (0.62%) HTTP
12 1 (0.62%) Internet
12 1 (0.62%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 6 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 6 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Ant
1 1 (0.62%) GCC
General
1 42 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (1.85%) Legal
3 2 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (24.69%) Analyst
2 36 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 23 (14.20%) Security Officer
4 18 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
4 18 (11.11%) Consultant
4 18 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 17 (10.49%) Network Engineer
5 17 (10.49%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (9.88%) Security Consultant
6 16 (9.88%) Architect
6 16 (9.88%) Security Architect
7 14 (8.64%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Security Specialist
9 11 (6.79%) Security Manager
10 10 (6.17%) Network Security Specialist
10 10 (6.17%) Network Specialist
10 10 (6.17%) IT Security Consultant
10 10 (6.17%) IT Consultant
11 9 (5.56%) Information Architect
11 9 (5.56%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) J2EE
1 6 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 12 (7.41%) EMV
3 12 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.70%) FMCG
4 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.85%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.85%) Blog
6 3 (1.85%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.62%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) Windows
2 9 (5.56%) UNIX
2 9 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) VMS
3 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (53.09%) Information Security
2 37 (22.84%) SIEM
3 32 (19.75%) ITIL
3 32 (19.75%) Security Management
4 29 (17.90%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (15.43%) Information Security Management
6 21 (12.96%) Cyber Security
7 19 (11.73%) DDoS Mitigation
8 17 (10.49%) Risk Management
8 17 (10.49%) Security Architecture
8 17 (10.49%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (9.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (7.41%) Identity Management
11 11 (6.79%) Security Testing
11 11 (6.79%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.79%) Data Protection
11 11 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (5.56%) Project Management
13 9 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.94%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (0.62%) Python
3 1 (0.62%) Perl
3 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (40.74%) CISM
2 48 (29.63%) CISA
3 44 (27.16%) Degree
4 32 (19.75%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (18.52%) CCNP
6 25 (15.43%) SSCP
7 16 (9.88%) CCNA
8 10 (6.17%) CRISC
9 9 (5.56%) GCIA
9 9 (5.56%) GCIH
10 8 (4.94%) CISMP
11 6 (3.70%) CEH
12 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (3.09%) QiCA
13 4 (2.47%) GSEC
13 4 (2.47%) MCSA
14 3 (1.85%) CGEIT
15 2 (1.23%) PCI QSA
15 2 (1.23%) VTSP
15 2 (1.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (43.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (26.54%) PCI DSS
3 11 (6.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) Val IT
System Software
1 28 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (2.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (12.96%) Cisco
2 18 (11.11%) Oracle
3 17 (10.49%) VMware
3 17 (10.49%) Citrix
4 12 (7.41%) Fortinet
4 12 (7.41%) SAP
5 9 (5.56%) Remedy
6 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.85%) Splunk
8 2 (1.23%) Qualys
8 2 (1.23%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.62%) Websense
9 1 (0.62%) Symantec
9 1 (0.62%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.62%) AppSense
9 1 (0.62%) WorldPay
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