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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 169 204 227
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 69 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.12% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 2.61% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 33
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,250 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
1706 2224 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.63% 30.78% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1885 1850
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +27 37 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 16 £47,000 -30.37% 2
Norfolk - 9 £32,625 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk -10 3 £38,500 -23.00% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 93 (63.27%) Information Security
2 90 (61.22%) CISM
3 52 (35.37%) CISA
4 51 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (31.97%) SIEM
5 47 (31.97%) ITIL
6 46 (31.29%) CEH
7 45 (30.61%) Security Operations
8 41 (27.89%) Firewall
9 40 (27.21%) Cybersecurity
10 38 (25.85%) Finance
11 36 (24.49%) Risk Management
11 36 (24.49%) CRISC
12 35 (23.81%) CESG Certified Professional
13 33 (22.45%) SANS
14 31 (21.09%) Security Cleared
15 30 (20.41%) SC Cleared
16 29 (19.73%) Data Protection
16 29 (19.73%) Management Information System
16 29 (19.73%) GIAC
17 28 (19.05%) Linux
17 28 (19.05%) Network Security
17 28 (19.05%) Incident Management
18 27 (18.37%) Active Directory
19 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
19 26 (17.69%) PCI DSS
20 25 (17.01%) Degree
20 25 (17.01%) Cisco Certification
21 24 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
21 24 (16.33%) Penetration Testing

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 8 (5.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.40%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.04%) JBoss
3 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (3.40%) MS Office
2 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.89%) Firewall
2 28 (19.05%) Network Security
3 18 (12.24%) VPN
4 11 (7.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (6.80%) SSL
5 10 (6.80%) Wireshark
6 9 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.76%) BGP
7 7 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (4.76%) EIGRP
7 7 (4.76%) HSRP
7 7 (4.76%) IPsec
7 7 (4.76%) OSPF
7 7 (4.76%) RIP
7 7 (4.76%) SNMP
7 7 (4.76%) SSH
8 5 (3.40%) WAN
9 4 (2.72%) Wireless
10 3 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
1 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) AppScan
2 3 (2.04%) Burp Suite
2 3 (2.04%) Paros
3 2 (1.36%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.68%) GCC
General
1 38 (25.85%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Local Government
3 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.36%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Military
4 1 (0.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (34.69%) Analyst
2 34 (23.13%) Security Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) SOC Analyst
4 21 (14.29%) Architect
5 20 (13.61%) Security Architect
5 20 (13.61%) Security Manager
6 13 (8.84%) Information Manager
6 13 (8.84%) Information Security Manager
7 10 (6.80%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (6.80%) Security Operations Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.12%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) Security Specialist
9 8 (5.44%) Compliance Manager
10 7 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
10 7 (4.76%) Network Specialist
10 7 (4.76%) Security Tester
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) LAMP
2 1 (0.68%) Java EE
2 1 (0.68%) STL
2 1 (0.68%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (10.20%) Virtual Team
4 10 (6.80%) CESG
4 10 (6.80%) CESG CLAS
4 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.80%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.40%) Cybercrime
5 5 (3.40%) PKI
6 4 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.36%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.05%) Linux
2 21 (14.29%) Windows
3 15 (10.20%) Unix
4 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (63.27%) Information Security
2 47 (31.97%) ITIL
2 47 (31.97%) SIEM
3 45 (30.61%) Security Operations
4 40 (27.21%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (24.49%) Risk Management
6 29 (19.73%) Data Protection
7 28 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 24 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
9 23 (15.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
11 20 (13.61%) TOGAF
12 18 (12.24%) Change Control
13 16 (10.88%) Change Management
14 14 (9.52%) Service Management
15 13 (8.84%) Problem Management
16 12 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (8.16%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.16%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.52%) C
2 11 (7.48%) Python
3 10 (6.80%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.08%) PHP
5 5 (3.40%) Java
5 5 (3.40%) SQL
6 2 (1.36%) C#
6 2 (1.36%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (61.22%) CISM
2 52 (35.37%) CISA
3 46 (31.29%) CEH
4 36 (24.49%) CRISC
5 35 (23.81%) CESG Certified Professional
6 33 (22.45%) SANS
7 31 (21.09%) Security Cleared
8 30 (20.41%) SC Cleared
9 29 (19.73%) GIAC
10 25 (17.01%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (17.01%) Degree
11 21 (14.29%) CCNP
12 20 (13.61%) CLAS
13 14 (9.52%) MCP
14 13 (8.84%) CompTIA Security+
14 13 (8.84%) Security+ Certification
15 12 (8.16%) MCSE
15 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (7.48%) CCNA
16 11 (7.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.69%) PCI DSS
3 17 (11.56%) COBIT
4 9 (6.12%) Val IT
5 8 (5.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (5.44%) Solvency II
6 5 (3.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (3.40%) ISO22301
7 4 (2.72%) GPG13
7 4 (2.72%) ISO27002
8 3 (2.04%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.40%) XenApp
2 5 (3.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (12.93%) QRadar
2 14 (9.52%) Nessus
3 10 (6.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (3.40%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (3.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.04%) HP Fortify
5 3 (2.04%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.61%) Cisco
3 17 (11.56%) IBM
4 15 (10.20%) Splunk
4 15 (10.20%) Symantec
5 14 (9.52%) AlienVault
5 14 (9.52%) ArcSight
5 14 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 14 (9.52%) LogLogic
5 14 (9.52%) LogRhythm
6 13 (8.84%) HP
6 13 (8.84%) SolarWinds
7 12 (8.16%) F5
7 12 (8.16%) Juniper
8 10 (6.80%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.12%) Sourcefire
10 8 (5.44%) Qualys
11 6 (4.08%) Forcepoint
12 5 (3.40%) AppSense
12 5 (3.40%) VMware
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