The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 315 285 344
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +59
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 905 938 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 3.37% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 686 668 680
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29561 27812 30636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.23% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23384 22809 26512
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CISSP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the England region.

CISSP Salary Trend in England

CISSP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in England

CISSP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
London -13 411 £62,000 +6.89% 43
South East +53 256 £50,000 -2.67% 27
Yorkshire -77 56 £42,500 -10.52% 7
East Midlands +15 52 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West -15 40 £48,750 -11.36% 7
East of England -36 30 £50,000 -13.79% 1
West Midlands -43 21 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South West -31 20 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Midlands +6 1 £47,500 +2.15% 1
North East -5 1 £47,500 -1.04% 1
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1117 (60.74%) Information Security
2 763 (41.49%) CISM
3 677 (36.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 575 (31.27%) Finance
5 513 (27.90%) CISA
6 452 (24.58%) Degree
7 449 (24.42%) Firewall
8 433 (23.55%) Management Information System
9 423 (23.00%) PCI DSS
10 414 (22.51%) Risk Management
11 368 (20.01%) Windows
12 367 (19.96%) ITIL
13 275 (14.95%) Linux
14 260 (14.14%) Penetration Testing
15 256 (13.92%) SIEM
16 248 (13.49%) Project Management
17 245 (13.32%) Security Cleared
18 242 (13.16%) CEH
19 226 (12.29%) Cisco Certification
20 218 (11.85%) Network Security
21 205 (11.15%) Security Management
22 185 (10.06%) Cisco
23 183 (9.95%) Security Architecture
24 182 (9.90%) Microsoft
25 172 (9.35%) Banking
26 165 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
27 161 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
28 160 (8.70%) UNIX
29 154 (8.37%) PRINCE2
30 152 (8.27%) COBIT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 69 (3.75%) IIS
2 31 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.25%) Apache
4 13 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.60%) Lync
6 8 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.16%) SAS
10 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.11%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.054%) WebLogic
Applications
1 114 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.20%) MS Office
3 11 (0.60%) MS Project
4 10 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (0.60%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.27%) RMDS
4 3 (0.16%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.16%) assyst
5 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.65%) SaaS
2 7 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.054%) PaaS
4 1 (0.054%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 449 (24.42%) Firewall
2 218 (11.85%) Network Security
3 145 (7.88%) Internet
4 136 (7.40%) TCP/IP
5 118 (6.42%) VPN
6 84 (4.57%) Wireless
7 82 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
8 74 (4.02%) LAN
9 67 (3.64%) WAN
10 58 (3.15%) DNS
11 54 (2.94%) SSL
12 51 (2.77%) VoIP
13 50 (2.72%) Wireshark
14 47 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (2.18%) IPsec
16 37 (2.01%) DHCP
17 29 (1.58%) tcpdump
18 27 (1.47%) NetScreen
19 26 (1.41%) TACACS
20 19 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (2.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.58%) MySQL
3 23 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 14 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 11 (0.60%) Data Mining
5 11 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.22%) Informix
8 2 (0.11%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.054%) Big Data
9 1 (0.054%) DB2
9 1 (0.054%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.054%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 51 (2.77%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.65%) AppScan
3 4 (0.22%) JIRA
3 4 (0.22%) Subversion
3 4 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.22%) Hudson
3 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.16%) Selenium
4 3 (0.16%) TestNG
5 1 (0.054%) QADirector
General
1 575 (31.27%) Finance
2 172 (9.35%) Banking
3 113 (6.14%) Legal
4 91 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 61 (3.32%) Retail
6 60 (3.26%) Law
7 27 (1.47%) Advertising
8 25 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 25 (1.36%) Marketing
9 20 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.71%) Local Government
11 13 (0.71%) German Language
12 9 (0.49%) Games
13 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.27%) Electronics
13 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.22%) French Language
15 3 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 375 (20.39%) Consultant
2 353 (19.20%) Analyst
3 317 (17.24%) Security Analyst
4 281 (15.28%) Security Consultant
5 239 (13.00%) Security Manager
6 193 (10.49%) Architect
7 162 (8.81%) Security Engineer
8 156 (8.48%) Security Architect
9 132 (7.18%) Security Specialist
10 108 (5.87%) Information Analyst
11 106 (5.76%) Information Security Analyst
12 82 (4.46%) Information Manager
13 80 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
13 80 (4.35%) Tester
14 79 (4.30%) Information Security Consultant
15 76 (4.13%) Information Security Manager
16 75 (4.08%) Penetration Tester
17 69 (3.75%) Information Security Specialist
17 69 (3.75%) Information Specialist
18 67 (3.64%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.97%) .NET
2 15 (0.82%) SAML
3 13 (0.71%) HTML
4 12 (0.65%) Web Services
4 12 (0.65%) Middleware
5 11 (0.60%) .NET Framework
5 11 (0.60%) JSP
5 11 (0.60%) SailPoint
6 10 (0.54%) OAuth
7 9 (0.49%) OpenID
7 9 (0.49%) LAMP
8 8 (0.44%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.33%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.27%) J2EE
10 5 (0.27%) Rendezvous
11 4 (0.22%) XML
11 4 (0.22%) XML Schema
11 4 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.16%) RESTful
12 3 (0.16%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 433 (23.55%) Management Information System
2 117 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.30%) CESG
4 73 (3.97%) RMADS
5 63 (3.43%) PKI
6 53 (2.88%) Open Source
7 51 (2.77%) Cryptography
8 50 (2.72%) PMI
9 46 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
10 21 (1.14%) EFT
10 21 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 14 (0.76%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.71%) iPhone
12 13 (0.71%) iPad
13 11 (0.60%) Hedge funds
13 11 (0.60%) Statistics
14 9 (0.49%) Clustering
15 8 (0.44%) GIS
16 6 (0.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 368 (20.01%) Windows
2 275 (14.95%) Linux
3 160 (8.70%) UNIX
4 47 (2.56%) Solaris
5 43 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (1.03%) AIX
10 13 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.60%) CentOS
13 10 (0.54%) FreeBSD
14 5 (0.27%) OS/390
15 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.16%) HPUX
17 2 (0.11%) Android
18 1 (0.054%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1117 (60.74%) Information Security
2 414 (22.51%) Risk Management
3 367 (19.96%) ITIL
4 260 (14.14%) Penetration Testing
5 256 (13.92%) SIEM
6 248 (13.49%) Project Management
7 205 (11.15%) Security Management
8 183 (9.95%) Security Architecture
9 165 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
10 161 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 154 (8.37%) PRINCE2
12 146 (7.94%) Cyber Security
13 134 (7.29%) Data Protection
14 127 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 119 (6.47%) Ethical Hacking
16 117 (6.36%) Information Security Management
16 117 (6.36%) ISMS
17 115 (6.25%) Business Continuity
18 104 (5.66%) Risk Analysis
19 103 (5.60%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (6.69%) SQL
2 84 (4.57%) Java
3 69 (3.75%) C
4 57 (3.10%) Perl
4 57 (3.10%) Python
5 55 (2.99%) PHP
6 52 (2.83%) Ruby
7 41 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 35 (1.90%) C++
9 34 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 25 (1.36%) Objective-C
11 22 (1.20%) C#
12 12 (0.65%) JavaScript
13 8 (0.44%) VBScript
14 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.22%) VB
16 3 (0.16%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.11%) BeanShell
18 1 (0.054%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.054%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 763 (41.49%) CISM
2 513 (27.90%) CISA
3 452 (24.58%) Degree
4 245 (13.32%) Security Cleared
5 242 (13.16%) CEH
6 226 (12.29%) Cisco Certification
7 142 (7.72%) CCNP
8 129 (7.01%) CCNA
9 127 (6.91%) SC Cleared
10 114 (6.20%) GIAC
11 86 (4.68%) PCI QSA
12 64 (3.48%) CCSE
12 64 (3.48%) CRISC
12 64 (3.48%) OSCP
13 63 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 59 (3.21%) CISMP
15 52 (2.83%) PMI Certification
16 51 (2.77%) DV Cleared
17 50 (2.72%) GCIH
17 50 (2.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 677 (36.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 423 (23.00%) PCI DSS
3 152 (8.27%) COBIT
4 74 (4.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 34 (1.85%) QA
5 34 (1.85%) SLA
6 32 (1.74%) JSP 440
7 25 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 21 (1.14%) ISO 9001
9 20 (1.09%) COSO
10 15 (0.82%) HIPAA
11 10 (0.54%) BS7799
12 9 (0.49%) GPG13
13 8 (0.44%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.44%) Basel II
14 7 (0.38%) BS25999
14 7 (0.38%) Basel III
15 5 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
16 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
17 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 83 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 69 (3.75%) Snort
3 38 (2.07%) Nmap
4 26 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.76%) vSphere
6 11 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.54%) XenApp
8 9 (0.49%) ProxySG
9 8 (0.44%) UAG
10 4 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.054%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.054%) XenServer
12 1 (0.054%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 47 (2.56%) Nessus
2 25 (1.36%) Cacti
3 16 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 8 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (0.33%) WebInspect
6 6 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (0.22%) Opsview
7 4 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.22%) Puppet
7 4 (0.22%) Nagios
8 3 (0.16%) WSUS
8 3 (0.16%) SCCM
9 2 (0.11%) SCOM
9 2 (0.11%) OpenView
9 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 185 (10.06%) Cisco
2 182 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 149 (8.10%) CheckPoint
4 109 (5.93%) Oracle
5 96 (5.22%) Juniper
6 81 (4.40%) Blue Coat
7 77 (4.19%) McAfee
8 53 (2.88%) Symantec
9 50 (2.72%) Sophos
10 47 (2.56%) LogRhythm
11 44 (2.39%) VMware
12 42 (2.28%) Red Hat
13 35 (1.90%) Cyber-Ark
14 32 (1.74%) Splunk
14 32 (1.74%) ArcSight
15 31 (1.69%) F5
15 31 (1.69%) CA
16 30 (1.63%) Websense
17 24 (1.31%) Sourcefire
18 21 (1.14%) SAP
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
GE Capital
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £80k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £77000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago