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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 187 247 203
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -44
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 83 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.36% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 1.23% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 51
Average salary £53,500 £43,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.41% -25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
2346 2432 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.22% 29.22% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1947 1935 1934
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 June 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 30 June 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
Hertfordshire +25 33 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Essex +23 19 £61,000 -11.27%
Cambridgeshire +18 15 £46,750 -14.22% 2
Suffolk - 8 £49,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +15 6 £56,250 +104.54%
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
East Anglia - 1 £80,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 94 (57.67%) Information Security
2 70 (42.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (42.33%) CISM
4 63 (38.65%) Firewall
5 49 (30.06%) CISA
6 48 (29.45%) Degree
7 47 (28.83%) Finance
8 46 (28.22%) PCI DSS
9 45 (27.61%) WAN
10 40 (24.54%) Network Security
11 39 (23.93%) ITIL
11 39 (23.93%) Security Management
12 36 (22.09%) SIEM
13 34 (20.86%) Management Information System
14 33 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
15 31 (19.02%) Penetration Testing
16 30 (18.40%) Information Security Management
17 28 (17.18%) LAN
18 26 (15.95%) CCNP
19 25 (15.34%) Security Architecture
20 24 (14.72%) Active Directory
20 24 (14.72%) Cisco
21 22 (13.50%) SSCP
22 21 (12.88%) Cyber Security
23 20 (12.27%) Intrusion Detection
23 20 (12.27%) Citrix
24 19 (11.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
24 19 (11.66%) DDoS Mitigation
25 17 (10.43%) BGP
25 17 (10.43%) EIGRP

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (5.52%) Apache
2 4 (2.45%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) SaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (38.65%) Firewall
2 45 (27.61%) WAN
3 40 (24.54%) Network Security
4 28 (17.18%) LAN
5 20 (12.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (10.43%) Wireless
6 17 (10.43%) MPLS
6 17 (10.43%) BGP
6 17 (10.43%) EIGRP
6 17 (10.43%) DMVPN
7 13 (7.98%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.91%) Wireshark
9 6 (3.68%) VPN
10 5 (3.07%) DNS
11 3 (1.84%) SCCP
11 3 (1.84%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.84%) VLAN
11 3 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.61%) HTTP
12 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Ant
1 1 (0.61%) GCC
General
1 47 (28.83%) Finance
2 4 (2.45%) Legal
3 3 (1.84%) Advertising
3 3 (1.84%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (22.09%) Analyst
2 30 (18.40%) Security Analyst
3 23 (14.11%) Security Officer
4 22 (13.50%) Security Manager
5 18 (11.04%) Information Security Officer
5 18 (11.04%) Consultant
6 16 (9.82%) Security Consultant
6 16 (9.82%) IT Security Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Security Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Information Manager
7 13 (7.98%) Information Security Manager
8 12 (7.36%) Security Specialist
8 12 (7.36%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) Network Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) IT Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Architect
9 10 (6.13%) Information Architect
9 10 (6.13%) IT Security Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Network Specialist
9 10 (6.13%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.86%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (9.20%) Fat Client
3 15 (9.20%) Thin Client
4 12 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.13%) EMV
6 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.91%) FMCG
6 8 (4.91%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.07%) Blog
8 3 (1.84%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.84%) PKI
9 1 (0.61%) EFT
9 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Windows
2 11 (6.75%) UNIX
3 3 (1.84%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) VMS
4 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (57.67%) Information Security
2 39 (23.93%) ITIL
2 39 (23.93%) Security Management
3 36 (22.09%) SIEM
4 31 (19.02%) Penetration Testing
5 30 (18.40%) Information Security Management
6 25 (15.34%) Security Architecture
7 21 (12.88%) Cyber Security
8 19 (11.66%) DDoS Mitigation
9 17 (10.43%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (9.82%) Project Management
11 15 (9.20%) Risk Management
11 15 (9.20%) Incident Management
12 14 (8.59%) Security Testing
13 12 (7.36%) Data Protection
13 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.75%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (6.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 11 (6.75%) Problem Management
15 9 (5.52%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.82%) SQL
2 8 (4.91%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) Perl
3 1 (0.61%) Python
3 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (42.33%) CISM
2 49 (30.06%) CISA
3 48 (29.45%) Degree
4 33 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (15.95%) CCNP
6 22 (13.50%) SSCP
7 13 (7.98%) CCNA
8 11 (6.75%) CRISC
9 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (4.91%) QiCA
10 8 (4.91%) ISACA
10 8 (4.91%) CISMP
11 7 (4.29%) CEH
11 7 (4.29%) MCSE
12 6 (3.68%) GCIA
12 6 (3.68%) GCIH
13 4 (2.45%) GSEC
14 3 (1.84%) MCSA
14 3 (1.84%) CCIE
14 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (42.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (28.22%) PCI DSS
3 13 (7.98%) COBIT
4 1 (0.61%) Val IT
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (14.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Cisco
2 20 (12.27%) Citrix
3 17 (10.43%) VMware
4 12 (7.36%) Fortinet
4 12 (7.36%) Oracle
5 11 (6.75%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.91%) SAP
7 5 (3.07%) Remedy
8 3 (1.84%) Juniper
8 3 (1.84%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.84%) Splunk
9 2 (1.23%) Qualys
9 2 (1.23%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.61%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.61%) Websense
10 1 (0.61%) AppSense
10 1 (0.61%) Symantec
10 1 (0.61%) WorldPay
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Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago