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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 215 192 227
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 44 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 2.63% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 48
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,700 £64,550
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
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
2394 2056 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.76% 28.74% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1700 2349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Hertfordshire -13 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 16 £53,750 -2.27%
Essex -6 6 £54,000 +8.00% 1
Bedfordshire +1 5 £75,000 +38.88% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (56.94%) Information Security
2 33 (45.83%) CISM
3 29 (40.28%) Finance
4 23 (31.94%) CISA
5 20 (27.78%) Linux
6 16 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (22.22%) CGEIT
6 16 (22.22%) CRISC
7 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 14 (19.44%) Windows
8 13 (18.06%) Degree
8 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
9 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (16.67%) Identity Management
9 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 11 (15.28%) Java
11 10 (13.89%) Oracle
11 10 (13.89%) Project Management
11 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS
12 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
12 9 (12.50%) TOGAF
12 9 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 9 (12.50%) C++
12 9 (12.50%) C
12 9 (12.50%) J2EE
13 8 (11.11%) SAP
13 8 (11.11%) C#
13 8 (11.11%) UML
13 8 (11.11%) Kerberos
13 8 (11.11%) SAML

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) SNMP
3 2 (2.78%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.78%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.78%) LAN
3 2 (2.78%) WLAN
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) QADirector
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Aerospace
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Military
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 17 (23.61%) Security Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Information Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Security Manager
5 10 (13.89%) Architect
5 10 (13.89%) Security Architect
6 9 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Information Manager
8 7 (9.72%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (6.94%) Security Officer
11 3 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) J2EE
2 8 (11.11%) SAML
3 3 (4.17%) JCE
3 3 (4.17%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) XMPP
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) PKI
4 5 (6.94%) Cryptography
4 5 (6.94%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.94%) Open Source
5 3 (4.17%) EMV
6 2 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (2.78%) CESG
6 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.39%) Statistics
7 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Solaris
4 6 (8.33%) AIX
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.17%) HPUX
7 2 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Information Security
2 16 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 10 (13.89%) Project Management
5 9 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 8 (11.11%) UML
6 8 (11.11%) BPMN
7 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Validation
8 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.56%) Security Architecture
10 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance
10 3 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Security Management
11 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma
11 2 (2.78%) Web Design
11 2 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) Java
2 9 (12.50%) C
2 9 (12.50%) C++
3 8 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) CISM
2 23 (31.94%) CISA
3 16 (22.22%) CGEIT
3 16 (22.22%) CRISC
4 13 (18.06%) Degree
5 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.33%) CEH
6 5 (6.94%) GIAC
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.17%) CISMP
7 3 (4.17%) CSSLP
7 3 (4.17%) EnCE
7 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.78%) CCNP
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.39%) HND
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.56%) SLA
4 3 (4.17%) COBIT
5 2 (2.78%) QA
6 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.39%) ACF2
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) WebInspect
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.39%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) CA
4 3 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix
5 2 (2.78%) Juniper
5 2 (2.78%) Progress
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package on offer
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago