The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank - 81 82
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 1.36% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.43% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Median salary - £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
CISSP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
202 313 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.42% 25.04% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 145 243 196
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CISSP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Essex

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 8 (88.89%) ArcSight
2 8 (88.89%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (88.89%) QRadar
2 8 (88.89%) SANS
2 8 (88.89%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) ISO27002
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
2 8 (88.89%) TOGAF
2 8 (88.89%) Nessus
2 8 (88.89%) CEH
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 8 (88.89%) Workflow
2 8 (88.89%) Security+ Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
1 8 (88.89%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Operations Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Security Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Security Operations Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) BCP
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) TOGAF
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (88.89%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CEH
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) CompTIA Security+
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (88.89%) SANS
1 8 (88.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (88.89%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Nessus
1 8 (88.89%) QRadar
1 8 (88.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) ArcSight
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
1 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
1 8 (88.89%) Splunk
1 8 (88.89%) Symantec