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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / East of England
Rank 179 183 182
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 60 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 1.12% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 3.80% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 63
Median salary £46,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £89,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
1648 2108 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.46% 29.64% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1612 1714
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +35 26 £42,500 -15.00%
Hertfordshire +2 26 £65,000 -3.70% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £85,000 +6.25%
Norfolk -20 1 £50,000 -1.08%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 79 (73.15%) CISM
2 71 (65.74%) Information Security
3 52 (48.15%) CISA
4 51 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (44.44%) Security Management
6 41 (37.96%) Information Security Management
7 40 (37.04%) Risk Management
8 32 (29.63%) ITIL
9 28 (25.93%) CEH
10 27 (25.00%) GIAC
11 26 (24.07%) Management Information System
12 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
13 23 (21.30%) Risk Analysis
14 21 (19.44%) Firewall
15 20 (18.52%) Security Operations
16 19 (17.59%) Regulatory Compliance
16 19 (17.59%) Legal
16 19 (17.59%) COBIT
16 19 (17.59%) SIEM
17 17 (15.74%) Information Assurance
18 16 (14.81%) Data Protection
18 16 (14.81%) PCI DSS
18 16 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
19 15 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
20 14 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
20 14 (12.96%) CESG Certified Professional
21 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
21 12 (11.11%) Network Security
21 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
22 11 (10.19%) Data Protection Act

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 3 (2.78%) JBoss
1 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.44%) Firewall
2 12 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (2.78%) HTTP
3 3 (2.78%) SSL
3 3 (2.78%) WLAN
4 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) AppScan
1 3 (2.78%) Burp Suite
1 3 (2.78%) Paros
General
1 19 (17.59%) Legal
2 11 (10.19%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Local Government
3 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Analyst
2 37 (34.26%) Security Manager
3 34 (31.48%) Security Analyst
4 28 (25.93%) Information Analyst
4 28 (25.93%) Information Security Analyst
5 20 (18.52%) CISSP Manager
6 17 (15.74%) Governance Manager
6 17 (15.74%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 16 (14.81%) Operational Security Manager
7 16 (14.81%) Security Operations Manager
8 10 (9.26%) Operations Manager
8 10 (9.26%) SOC Manager
9 8 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) Network Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) Security Officer
11 6 (5.56%) Architect
11 6 (5.56%) IT Manager
11 6 (5.56%) Security Architect
12 4 (3.70%) Consultant
12 4 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) HTML
1 1 (0.93%) HTML5
1 1 (0.93%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.19%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (9.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (7.41%) CESG
5 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.93%) e-Health
7 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.93%) Informatics
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) Physics
7 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (65.74%) Information Security
2 48 (44.44%) Security Management
3 41 (37.96%) Information Security Management
4 40 (37.04%) Risk Management
5 32 (29.63%) ITIL
6 24 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 23 (21.30%) Risk Analysis
8 20 (18.52%) Security Operations
9 19 (17.59%) Regulatory Compliance
9 19 (17.59%) SIEM
10 17 (15.74%) Information Assurance
11 16 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (14.81%) Data Protection
12 15 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
13 14 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.19%) Presales
15 10 (9.26%) Risk Assessment
16 9 (8.33%) Data Security
17 8 (7.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (1.85%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) C++
3 1 (0.93%) Go
3 1 (0.93%) Haskell
3 1 (0.93%) Perl
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) R
3 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (73.15%) CISM
2 52 (48.15%) CISA
3 28 (25.93%) CEH
4 27 (25.00%) GIAC
5 14 (12.96%) CESG Certified Professional
6 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 9 (8.33%) GSEC
7 9 (8.33%) SANS
8 5 (4.63%) CLAS
8 5 (4.63%) CRISC
8 5 (4.63%) Degree
9 4 (3.70%) CSSLP
9 4 (3.70%) MCP
9 4 (3.70%) SSCP
10 3 (2.78%) CCIE
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.78%) ISACA
10 3 (2.78%) PhD
11 2 (1.85%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (17.59%) COBIT
3 16 (14.81%) PCI DSS
4 6 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.85%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (1.85%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.85%) RMADS
6 1 (0.93%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) KVM
2 1 (0.93%) LXC
2 1 (0.93%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.78%) HP Fortify
2 3 (2.78%) QRadar
2 3 (2.78%) WebInspect
3 2 (1.85%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.93%) Mesos
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.56%) Cisco
3 5 (4.63%) F5
3 5 (4.63%) Palo Alto
3 5 (4.63%) Symantec
4 4 (3.70%) AlienVault
4 4 (3.70%) LogLogic
4 4 (3.70%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.78%) Computacenter
5 3 (2.78%) Forcepoint
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Intel Security
5 3 (2.78%) Splunk
6 2 (1.85%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 2 (1.85%) Intel
6 2 (1.85%) Juniper
6 2 (1.85%) Sourcefire
Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago