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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 191 207 258
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 75 74 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 3.31% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 21
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
1998 2233 2588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.58% 29.47% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1768 2066
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +37 31 £52,500 - 5
Cambridgeshire -24 13 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Norfolk +23 12 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Essex +3 12 £52,500 -4.54%
Bedfordshire -1 7 £55,000 +15.78% 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 121 (73.78%) Information Security
2 85 (51.83%) CISM
3 74 (45.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (38.41%) CISA
5 62 (37.80%) PCI DSS
6 58 (35.37%) Firewall
7 50 (30.49%) ITIL
8 46 (28.05%) Risk Management
9 42 (25.61%) Finance
10 35 (21.34%) Degree
11 34 (20.73%) SIEM
11 34 (20.73%) Microsoft
11 34 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (19.51%) COBIT
13 31 (18.90%) Security Architecture
14 30 (18.29%) Security Cleared
14 30 (18.29%) Cybersecurity
14 30 (18.29%) Presales
15 29 (17.68%) Management Information System
16 28 (17.07%) CRISC
16 28 (17.07%) CEH
17 27 (16.46%) Linux
17 27 (16.46%) C
18 26 (15.85%) MS Office
18 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 26 (15.85%) Nessus
18 26 (15.85%) SANS
19 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (15.24%) Time Management
20 24 (14.63%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 10 (6.10%) IBM Notes
2 7 (4.27%) Apache Pig
2 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (15.85%) MS Office
2 20 (12.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (35.37%) Firewall
2 24 (14.63%) Network Security
3 18 (10.98%) TCP/IP
4 15 (9.15%) Wireshark
5 13 (7.93%) VPN
6 6 (3.66%) DNS
6 6 (3.66%) WAN
7 5 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.05%) LAN
8 3 (1.83%) BGP
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.83%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.83%) HSRP
8 3 (1.83%) IPsec
8 3 (1.83%) OSPF
8 3 (1.83%) RIP
8 3 (1.83%) SNMP
8 3 (1.83%) SSH
8 3 (1.83%) SSL
9 2 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.27%) Apache Hive
1 7 (4.27%) Big Data
1 7 (4.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Metasploit
2 5 (3.05%) AppScan
3 1 (0.61%) GCC
General
1 42 (25.61%) Finance
2 12 (7.32%) Retail
3 9 (5.49%) Legal
3 9 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.05%) Military
5 4 (2.44%) Local Government
5 4 (2.44%) Publishing
6 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (28.66%) Analyst
2 34 (20.73%) Security Analyst
3 27 (16.46%) Consultant
4 24 (14.63%) Architect
5 23 (14.02%) Security Architect
6 17 (10.37%) IT Manager
6 17 (10.37%) Security Consultant
7 14 (8.54%) SOC Analyst
8 13 (7.93%) Security Manager
9 11 (6.71%) Information Security Consultant
9 11 (6.71%) Operations Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Security Operations Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) Compliance Consultant
10 10 (6.10%) Security Specialist
11 8 (4.88%) Information Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Information Security Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Operations Analyst
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Security Analyst
13 6 (3.66%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) Web Services
2 7 (4.27%) Java EE
2 7 (4.27%) STL
3 6 (3.66%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.61%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.68%) Management Information System
2 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.37%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.54%) CESG
5 12 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (5.49%) Data Centre
7 8 (4.88%) Cybercrime
8 7 (4.27%) PKI
9 6 (3.66%) Cryptography
10 5 (3.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (3.05%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.83%) FMCG
11 3 (1.83%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.46%) Linux
2 22 (13.41%) Windows
3 11 (6.71%) Unix
4 7 (4.27%) Android
4 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (73.78%) Information Security
2 50 (30.49%) ITIL
3 46 (28.05%) Risk Management
4 34 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 34 (20.73%) SIEM
5 31 (18.90%) Security Architecture
6 30 (18.29%) Cybersecurity
6 30 (18.29%) Presales
7 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (15.24%) Time Management
9 24 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (14.63%) Security Operations
10 22 (13.41%) GAP Analysis
10 22 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
10 22 (13.41%) TOGAF
11 21 (12.80%) Data Security
12 19 (11.59%) Incident Management
12 19 (11.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 16 (9.76%) Change Management
14 15 (9.15%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.46%) C
2 23 (14.02%) Python
3 13 (7.93%) C#
3 13 (7.93%) Java
4 12 (7.32%) C++
5 9 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.88%) Perl
6 8 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.27%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (51.83%) CISM
2 63 (38.41%) CISA
3 35 (21.34%) Degree
4 30 (18.29%) Security Cleared
5 28 (17.07%) CEH
5 28 (17.07%) CRISC
6 26 (15.85%) SANS
7 23 (14.02%) CESG Certified Professional
7 23 (14.02%) GIAC
8 22 (13.41%) MCSE
8 22 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (12.80%) SC Cleared
9 21 (12.80%) SSCP
10 20 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (9.76%) CCNA
11 16 (9.76%) PCI QSA
12 13 (7.93%) GCIH
13 12 (7.32%) GCIA
14 11 (6.71%) CCNP
14 11 (6.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (45.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (37.80%) PCI DSS
3 32 (19.51%) COBIT
4 8 (4.88%) ISO27002
4 8 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (4.27%) SSAE 16
5 7 (4.27%) Val IT
6 5 (3.05%) SLA
7 3 (1.83%) ISO22301
7 3 (1.83%) Solvency II
8 2 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.61%) QA
9 1 (0.61%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) IAG
2 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (15.85%) Nessus
2 10 (6.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (5.49%) QRadar
3 9 (5.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (3.66%) Nmap
5 2 (1.22%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.59%) IBM
3 10 (6.10%) AlienVault
3 10 (6.10%) LogLogic
3 10 (6.10%) LogRhythm
3 10 (6.10%) Lotus
3 10 (6.10%) Oracle
3 10 (6.10%) Symantec
4 9 (5.49%) ArcSight
4 9 (5.49%) Cisco
4 9 (5.49%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.49%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.66%) HP
5 6 (3.66%) Splunk
6 5 (3.05%) Veracode
7 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.83%) F5
7 3 (1.83%) Juniper
8 2 (1.22%) Sophos
9 1 (0.61%) Forcepoint
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