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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 173 232 221
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 83 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 1.45% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55 25 42
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £40,400 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2352 2278 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.22% 31.99% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 1794 1910
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +35 45 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire -2 16 £50,000 -6.97% 3
Essex +5 14 £55,000 -29.03%
Bedfordshire +16 8 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 66 (48.89%) Information Security
2 58 (42.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (37.04%) WAN
4 46 (34.07%) Network Security
5 44 (32.59%) PCI DSS
6 43 (31.85%) CISM
7 42 (31.11%) CISA
8 35 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (25.19%) CCNP
10 33 (24.44%) LAN
11 30 (22.22%) Degree
12 29 (21.48%) SIEM
13 28 (20.74%) Firewall
14 26 (19.26%) ITIL
15 25 (18.52%) Finance
16 24 (17.78%) Cisco
17 23 (17.04%) Intrusion Detection
18 21 (15.56%) Active Directory
19 20 (14.81%) CCNA
20 19 (14.07%) SSCP
20 19 (14.07%) Security Management
21 18 (13.33%) Wireshark
22 17 (12.59%) DMVPN
22 17 (12.59%) Security Architecture
22 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
22 17 (12.59%) VMware
22 17 (12.59%) BGP
22 17 (12.59%) EIGRP
22 17 (12.59%) MPLS
22 17 (12.59%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (37.04%) WAN
2 46 (34.07%) Network Security
3 33 (24.44%) LAN
4 28 (20.74%) Firewall
5 23 (17.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 17 (12.59%) MPLS
7 17 (12.59%) BGP
7 17 (12.59%) EIGRP
7 17 (12.59%) DMVPN
8 12 (8.89%) TCP/IP
9 8 (5.93%) Wireless
10 6 (4.44%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.96%) SCCP
12 3 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.22%) Internet
12 3 (2.22%) VPN
12 3 (2.22%) HTTP
13 2 (1.48%) LDAP
13 2 (1.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.48%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Ant
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (27.41%) Analyst
2 35 (25.93%) Security Analyst
3 24 (17.78%) Security Engineer
4 22 (16.30%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (16.30%) Network Engineer
5 19 (14.07%) Security Officer
6 17 (12.59%) Information Security Officer
7 12 (8.89%) Security Specialist
8 11 (8.15%) Security Manager
9 10 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
9 10 (7.41%) Network Specialist
10 9 (6.67%) Security Architect
10 9 (6.67%) Consultant
10 9 (6.67%) Architect
10 9 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Information Analyst
12 7 (5.19%) Information Security Analyst
12 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Architect
12 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 6 (4.44%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) J2EE
2 6 (4.44%) SAML
3 2 (1.48%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.48%) JDBC
3 2 (1.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.89%) EMV
2 12 (8.89%) Thin Client
2 12 (8.89%) Fat Client
3 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.96%) PKI
6 2 (1.48%) Tandem
6 2 (1.48%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.48%) AS400
7 1 (0.74%) CESG
7 1 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.74%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
7 1 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.67%) Linux
2 7 (5.19%) Windows
3 5 (3.70%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) AIX
4 2 (1.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.89%) Information Security
2 29 (21.48%) SIEM
3 26 (19.26%) ITIL
4 19 (14.07%) Security Management
5 17 (12.59%) Security Architecture
6 15 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 13 (9.63%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.89%) Information Security Management
8 12 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (8.15%) Incident Management
10 10 (7.41%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.41%) CRM
11 9 (6.67%) Time Management
11 9 (6.67%) Data Protection
11 9 (6.67%) Network Design
11 9 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (5.93%) TOGAF
13 7 (5.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.22%) C
2 2 (1.48%) C++
2 2 (1.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (31.85%) CISM
2 42 (31.11%) CISA
3 35 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (25.19%) CCNP
5 30 (22.22%) Degree
6 20 (14.81%) CCNA
7 19 (14.07%) SSCP
8 10 (7.41%) GCIH
8 10 (7.41%) GCIA
9 7 (5.19%) CISMP
10 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.70%) CEH
11 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.96%) MCSA
12 3 (2.22%) GIAC
13 1 (0.74%) GSEC
13 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.74%) CCSP
13 1 (0.74%) VCP4
13 1 (0.74%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (42.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (32.59%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) vSphere
4 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.48%) ACF2
4 2 (1.48%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (6.67%) Nessus
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.48%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Cisco
2 17 (12.59%) Citrix
2 17 (12.59%) VMware
3 12 (8.89%) Fortinet
4 9 (6.67%) Remedy
4 9 (6.67%) Oracle
5 6 (4.44%) SAP
5 6 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (1.48%) Sun
7 2 (1.48%) HP
7 2 (1.48%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) CA
7 2 (1.48%) Novell
7 2 (1.48%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.74%) AlgoSec
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago