The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 193 270 353
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +83
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1626 1154 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.16% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 4.24% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 884 707
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
CISSP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25192 27232 30266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.33% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20515 21549 24497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in England

CISSP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
London +64 724 £65,000 - 81
South East +67 366 £60,000 +9.09% 36
West Midlands +72 149 £60,000 +26.31% 6
South West +43 96 £62,500 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +7 92 £51,000 +16.57% 10
East of England +19 76 £55,000 +4.76% 11
North West +39 72 £52,500 -8.69% 11
East Midlands +33 41 £55,000 -12.00% 3
North East +3 2 £61,250 +44.11% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 2243 (69.44%) Information Security
2 1723 (53.34%) CISM
3 1507 (46.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 954 (29.54%) CISA
5 883 (27.34%) PCI DSS
6 827 (25.60%) Finance
7 825 (25.54%) Cybersecurity
8 767 (23.75%) Degree
9 762 (23.59%) Risk Management
10 657 (20.34%) Management Information System
11 599 (18.54%) Firewall
12 583 (18.05%) SIEM
13 567 (17.55%) ITIL
14 495 (15.33%) Security Operations
15 483 (14.95%) Security Management
16 479 (14.83%) CEH
17 439 (13.59%) Security Architecture
18 433 (13.41%) Data Protection
19 424 (13.13%) Network Security
20 373 (11.55%) Security Cleared
20 373 (11.55%) Windows
21 371 (11.49%) Penetration Testing
21 371 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
22 360 (11.15%) Cisco Certification
23 322 (9.97%) SANS
24 316 (9.78%) Vulnerability Management
25 310 (9.60%) GIAC
26 308 (9.54%) Risk Assessment
27 298 (9.23%) Information Security Management
28 297 (9.20%) COBIT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 167 (5.17%) IIS
2 35 (1.08%) MS Exchange
2 35 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 23 (0.71%) Apache Pig
4 21 (0.65%) Apache
5 20 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 12 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.22%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.093%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.062%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.062%) Node.js
15 2 (0.062%) WebSphere Application Server
16 1 (0.031%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 71 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.08%) MS Office
3 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.031%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.22%) assyst
3 4 (0.12%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.093%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (0.93%) SaaS
5 25 (0.77%) Office 365
6 24 (0.74%) IaaS
7 9 (0.28%) PaaS
8 4 (0.12%) GitHub
9 3 (0.093%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 599 (18.54%) Firewall
2 424 (13.13%) Network Security
3 162 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 158 (4.89%) Internet
4 158 (4.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 124 (3.84%) LAN
6 122 (3.78%) WAN
7 115 (3.56%) VPN
8 84 (2.60%) DNS
9 82 (2.54%) SSL
10 74 (2.29%) Wireless
11 67 (2.07%) Wireshark
12 60 (1.86%) HTTP
13 47 (1.46%) Intranet
14 44 (1.36%) MPLS
15 36 (1.11%) IPsec
16 35 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (1.05%) tcpdump
18 20 (0.62%) BGP
18 20 (0.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 65 (2.01%) Big Data
3 28 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 20 (0.62%) MySQL
5 18 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 15 (0.46%) Apache Hive
7 10 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.28%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.093%) Informix
11 3 (0.093%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.093%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.062%) DB2
12 2 (0.062%) GIS
13 1 (0.031%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.031%) DataStage
13 1 (0.031%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.031%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.031%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 39 (1.21%) Metasploit
2 22 (0.68%) AppScan
3 14 (0.43%) Burp Suite
4 8 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.15%) sqlmap
6 2 (0.062%) Paros
7 1 (0.031%) GCC
7 1 (0.031%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.031%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 827 (25.60%) Finance
2 289 (8.95%) Legal
3 170 (5.26%) Banking
4 139 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 115 (3.56%) Retail
6 92 (2.85%) Law
7 67 (2.07%) Marketing
8 38 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 31 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 31 (0.96%) Local Government
10 23 (0.71%) Publishing
11 22 (0.68%) Electronics
12 16 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 16 (0.50%) Games
13 13 (0.40%) French Language
14 12 (0.37%) Back Office
15 11 (0.34%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.25%) Military
18 7 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 724 (22.41%) Analyst
2 629 (19.47%) Security Manager
3 620 (19.20%) Security Analyst
4 586 (18.14%) Consultant
5 509 (15.76%) Security Consultant
6 365 (11.30%) Information Security Manager
7 352 (10.90%) Information Manager
8 331 (10.25%) Architect
9 311 (9.63%) Security Architect
10 295 (9.13%) Information Analyst
11 286 (8.85%) Information Security Analyst
12 253 (7.83%) IT Manager
13 195 (6.04%) Security Officer
14 176 (5.45%) IT Security Manager
15 170 (5.26%) Security Engineer
16 150 (4.64%) Information Security Officer
17 147 (4.55%) Information Officer
18 134 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
19 130 (4.02%) IT Consultant
20 124 (3.84%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (1.55%) Web Services
2 19 (0.59%) Regular Expression
3 17 (0.53%) Java EE
4 16 (0.50%) .NET
5 14 (0.43%) HTML
6 13 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (0.40%) STL
7 12 (0.37%) HTML5
8 10 (0.31%) SAML
9 8 (0.25%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.25%) Middleware
10 7 (0.22%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.15%) Ajax
11 5 (0.15%) LAMP
11 5 (0.15%) WSH
11 5 (0.15%) ZeroMQ
12 4 (0.12%) OAuth
13 3 (0.093%) SailPoint
13 3 (0.093%) XMPP
14 2 (0.062%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 657 (20.34%) Management Information System
2 371 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 285 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 208 (6.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 192 (5.94%) CESG
6 189 (5.85%) Data Centre
7 126 (3.90%) PKI
8 123 (3.81%) Cyberthreat
9 109 (3.37%) Cryptography
10 107 (3.31%) Data Protection Act
11 88 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 88 (2.72%) Mathematics
12 59 (1.83%) Cyber Attack
13 57 (1.76%) CESG CLAS
14 45 (1.39%) Cybercrime
15 39 (1.21%) Mobile App
16 37 (1.15%) SWIFT
17 30 (0.93%) Driving Licence
17 30 (0.93%) Fintech
18 23 (0.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 373 (11.55%) Windows
2 282 (8.73%) Linux
3 193 (5.98%) Unix
4 70 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 47 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (0.77%) Solaris
9 19 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 19 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.53%) AIX
10 17 (0.53%) Android
11 13 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.40%) Windows NT
12 11 (0.34%) FreeBSD
13 10 (0.31%) CentOS
14 7 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.19%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2243 (69.44%) Information Security
2 825 (25.54%) Cybersecurity
3 762 (23.59%) Risk Management
4 583 (18.05%) SIEM
5 567 (17.55%) ITIL
6 495 (15.33%) Security Operations
7 483 (14.95%) Security Management
8 439 (13.59%) Security Architecture
9 433 (13.41%) Data Protection
10 371 (11.49%) Penetration Testing
11 316 (9.78%) Vulnerability Management
12 308 (9.54%) Risk Assessment
13 298 (9.23%) Information Security Management
14 294 (9.10%) Project Management
15 237 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 204 (6.32%) ISMS
17 201 (6.22%) IT Audit
18 199 (6.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 192 (5.94%) Information Assurance
20 187 (5.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 112 (3.47%) Python
2 94 (2.91%) SQL
3 93 (2.88%) C
4 70 (2.17%) Perl
5 56 (1.73%) Java
6 54 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 52 (1.61%) C++
8 48 (1.49%) C#
9 33 (1.02%) Ruby
10 27 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 21 (0.65%) PHP
12 18 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.43%) Objective-C
14 12 (0.37%) R
15 7 (0.22%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.093%) Korn
16 3 (0.093%) VB
17 2 (0.062%) Go
17 2 (0.062%) Groovy
17 2 (0.062%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1723 (53.34%) CISM
2 954 (29.54%) CISA
3 767 (23.75%) Degree
4 479 (14.83%) CEH
5 373 (11.55%) Security Cleared
6 360 (11.15%) Cisco Certification
7 322 (9.97%) SANS
8 310 (9.60%) GIAC
9 281 (8.70%) SC Cleared
10 273 (8.45%) CRISC
11 216 (6.69%) CCNA
12 203 (6.28%) GCIH
13 201 (6.22%) CESG Certified Professional
14 197 (6.10%) CLAS
15 189 (5.85%) CISMP
16 168 (5.20%) SSCP
17 155 (4.80%) IISP
18 137 (4.24%) CCNP
19 135 (4.18%) GCIA
20 107 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1507 (46.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 883 (27.34%) PCI DSS
3 297 (9.20%) COBIT
4 137 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 119 (3.68%) ISO27002
6 75 (2.32%) ISO22301
7 60 (1.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 60 (1.86%) ISO27005
8 53 (1.64%) ISO 9001
9 46 (1.42%) COSO
10 33 (1.02%) RMADS
11 21 (0.65%) SLA
12 15 (0.46%) ISAE 3402
13 13 (0.40%) HIPAA
13 13 (0.40%) QA
13 13 (0.40%) SSAE 16
14 12 (0.37%) BS25999
14 12 (0.37%) Data Quality
15 10 (0.31%) GPG13
15 10 (0.31%) Val IT
System Software
1 217 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 80 (2.48%) Snort
3 51 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.50%) vSphere
5 12 (0.37%) ISA Server
6 8 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 6 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.15%) ACF2
9 5 (0.15%) Samba
10 4 (0.12%) Docker
10 4 (0.12%) NDS
10 4 (0.12%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 4 (0.12%) Squid
11 2 (0.062%) Firmware
11 2 (0.062%) UAG
11 2 (0.062%) vCloud
11 2 (0.062%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.062%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.031%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 100 (3.10%) Nessus
2 75 (2.32%) QRadar
3 43 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 34 (1.05%) Nmap
5 28 (0.87%) RSA Archer
6 26 (0.80%) EnCase
7 23 (0.71%) RSA enVision
8 22 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
8 22 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (0.46%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 15 (0.46%) OpenVAS
9 15 (0.46%) SCCM
10 14 (0.43%) HP Fortify
10 14 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
11 13 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 12 (0.37%) NetBackup
12 12 (0.37%) StatsD
12 12 (0.37%) WebInspect
13 10 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 274 (8.48%) Microsoft
2 258 (7.99%) Cisco
3 161 (4.98%) ArcSight
4 149 (4.61%) Splunk
5 110 (3.41%) VMware
6 95 (2.94%) Oracle
7 89 (2.76%) Intel Security
8 84 (2.60%) Qualys
9 72 (2.23%) IBM
10 70 (2.17%) Juniper
11 68 (2.11%) Red Hat
12 66 (2.04%) Symantec
13 65 (2.01%) CheckPoint
13 65 (2.01%) LogRhythm
14 50 (1.55%) SolarWinds
15 44 (1.36%) HP
16 42 (1.30%) Palo Alto
16 42 (1.30%) SAP
17 39 (1.21%) Remedy
18 31 (0.96%) Forcepoint
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