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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 168 185 248
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +63
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 84 87 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.27% 1.13% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 3.61% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 15
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +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
1885 2410 2388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 31.40% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1522 2039 1924
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +33 58 £55,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £47,000 -11.77% 1
Norfolk - 8 £31,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +24 4 £52,250 -9.13%
Suffolk +1 2 £63,750 +30.10%
Essex -12 2 £52,500 -13.93%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 118 (73.75%) Information Security
2 95 (59.38%) CISM
3 63 (39.38%) ITIL
4 60 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 49 (30.63%) CISA
7 47 (29.38%) CEH
8 46 (28.75%) CRISC
9 45 (28.13%) SIEM
9 45 (28.13%) CESG Certified Professional
9 45 (28.13%) Security Operations
10 43 (26.88%) Finance
11 41 (25.63%) Firewall
11 41 (25.63%) Degree
12 38 (23.75%) Incident Management
12 38 (23.75%) Cybersecurity
13 36 (22.50%) Security Cleared
13 36 (22.50%) Linux
14 35 (21.88%) SC Cleared
15 34 (21.25%) SANS
16 33 (20.63%) Management Information System
17 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
17 31 (19.38%) Network Security
18 30 (18.75%) Data Protection
18 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
19 29 (18.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 28 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
20 28 (17.50%) Risk Assessment
21 27 (16.88%) GIAC
22 26 (16.25%) COBIT

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.50%) IBM Notes
2 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Office
2 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.63%) Firewall
2 31 (19.38%) Network Security
3 22 (13.75%) VPN
4 14 (8.75%) Wireshark
5 13 (8.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (6.25%) SSL
6 10 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.38%) BGP
7 7 (4.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (4.38%) EIGRP
7 7 (4.38%) HSRP
7 7 (4.38%) IPsec
7 7 (4.38%) OSPF
7 7 (4.38%) RIP
7 7 (4.38%) SNMP
7 7 (4.38%) SSH
8 6 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.13%) WAN
10 4 (2.50%) Wireless
11 3 (1.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
1 1 (0.63%) Big Data
1 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.25%) AppScan
3 1 (0.63%) GCC
General
1 43 (26.88%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Local Government
3 9 (5.63%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.25%) Military
5 2 (1.25%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (38.75%) Analyst
2 41 (25.63%) Security Analyst
3 29 (18.13%) SOC Analyst
4 22 (13.75%) Architect
5 21 (13.13%) Security Architect
6 17 (10.63%) Security Manager
7 15 (9.38%) Information Manager
7 15 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
8 14 (8.75%) Operations Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Security Operations Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (6.88%) Security Tester
10 11 (6.88%) Senior Security Analyst
10 11 (6.88%) Tester
11 10 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
11 10 (6.25%) IT Manager
12 8 (5.00%) Information Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
13 7 (4.38%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) LAMP
1 6 (3.75%) Web Services
2 1 (0.63%) Java EE
2 1 (0.63%) STL
2 1 (0.63%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Management Information System
2 25 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 19 (11.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 17 (10.63%) CESG
5 17 (10.63%) Virtual Team
6 10 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 9 (5.63%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (4.38%) Cybercrime
9 7 (4.38%) PKI
10 5 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (2.50%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.88%) FMCG
12 3 (1.88%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.50%) Linux
2 25 (15.63%) Windows
3 20 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (73.75%) Information Security
2 63 (39.38%) ITIL
3 50 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 45 (28.13%) Security Operations
4 45 (28.13%) SIEM
5 38 (23.75%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (23.75%) Incident Management
6 30 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 29 (18.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 28 (17.50%) Risk Assessment
9 24 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (13.75%) TOGAF
11 20 (12.50%) Service Management
12 19 (11.88%) Change Management
12 19 (11.88%) Internal Audit
13 18 (11.25%) Security Architecture
13 18 (11.25%) Vulnerability Management
14 16 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.38%) C
2 19 (11.88%) Python
3 14 (8.75%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.75%) PHP
4 6 (3.75%) SQL
5 5 (3.13%) Perl
6 3 (1.88%) C#
6 3 (1.88%) C++
6 3 (1.88%) Java
6 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (59.38%) CISM
2 49 (30.63%) CISA
3 47 (29.38%) CEH
4 46 (28.75%) CRISC
5 45 (28.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 41 (25.63%) Degree
7 36 (22.50%) Security Cleared
8 35 (21.88%) SC Cleared
9 34 (21.25%) SANS
10 28 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (16.88%) GIAC
12 24 (15.00%) CCNP
13 22 (13.75%) CLAS
14 21 (13.13%) MCSE
14 21 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (10.00%) MCP
16 15 (9.38%) CCNA
17 14 (8.75%) CGEIT
17 14 (8.75%) DV Cleared
17 14 (8.75%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (16.25%) COBIT
3 25 (15.63%) PCI DSS
4 13 (8.13%) Val IT
5 12 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (5.63%) Solvency II
7 8 (5.00%) ISO27002
8 5 (3.13%) ISO22301
9 3 (1.88%) GPG13
9 3 (1.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.88%) RMADS
10 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.88%) XenApp
2 3 (1.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Nessus
2 17 (10.63%) QRadar
3 14 (8.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.88%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.63%) IBM
3 19 (11.88%) Cisco
4 18 (11.25%) Symantec
5 17 (10.63%) Splunk
6 16 (10.00%) AlienVault
6 16 (10.00%) LogLogic
6 16 (10.00%) LogRhythm
7 14 (8.75%) ArcSight
7 14 (8.75%) HP
7 14 (8.75%) Red Hat
7 14 (8.75%) SolarWinds
8 12 (7.50%) CheckPoint
8 12 (7.50%) Lotus
9 11 (6.88%) Oracle
10 10 (6.25%) F5
10 10 (6.25%) Juniper
11 6 (3.75%) Sourcefire
12 5 (3.13%) Qualys
13 4 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
Watford, Hertfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & package
Posted: 18 days ago
Norfolk
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £22500.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago