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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 83 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 19 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.53% 0.23% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.51% 0.99% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £61,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.19% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,500 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £78,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
292 302 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.49% 22.93% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 223 286
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,098 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Essex

CISSP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Colchester - 9 - -
Chelmsford - 7 £61,000 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Information Security
3 15 (41.67%) CISA
4 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (36.11%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 11 (30.56%) Problem Management
8 10 (27.78%) Security Testing
8 10 (27.78%) CISM
8 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (27.78%) Project Management
9 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
10 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 8 (22.22%) ISACA
10 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 8 (22.22%) EMV
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL
10 8 (22.22%) Security Management
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) MCSE
12 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 6 (16.67%) Cisco
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
14 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 4 (11.11%) Service Management
14 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
15 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
15 3 (8.33%) MCSA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) SCCP
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Security Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 9 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 8 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Security Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) EMV
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Information Security
2 11 (30.56%) Problem Management
3 10 (27.78%) Security Testing
3 10 (27.78%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 8 (22.22%) ITIL
5 8 (22.22%) Security Management
5 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL V2
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.78%) SDLC
9 1 (2.78%) Information Management
9 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
9 1 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) CISA
2 13 (36.11%) Degree
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (27.78%) CISM
4 8 (22.22%) ISACA
5 7 (19.44%) MCSE
6 3 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) CCNP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.78%) SSCP
7 1 (2.78%) CRISC
7 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.78%) GCIA
7 1 (2.78%) GSEC
7 1 (2.78%) GCIH
7 1 (2.78%) GCWN
7 1 (2.78%) CEH
7 1 (2.78%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
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