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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 94 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.18% 1.89% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 7.90% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 4
Median salary £52,500 £60,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.22% +15.23%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
232 291 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.19% 23.93% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 172 234 211
Median salary £49,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £24,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Harlow +1 2 £52,500 -22.22%
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) CISM
4 10 (71.43%) Security Architecture
5 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
5 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (64.29%) Degree
6 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
6 8 (57.14%) Nessus
6 8 (57.14%) CEH
6 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
6 8 (57.14%) Splunk
6 8 (57.14%) ArcSight
6 8 (57.14%) SIEM
6 8 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (57.14%) C
6 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
6 8 (57.14%) Workflow
6 8 (57.14%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (57.14%) Unix
6 8 (57.14%) Linux
6 8 (57.14%) MCSE
6 8 (57.14%) Python
6 8 (57.14%) IBM
6 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 8 (57.14%) CCNA
6 8 (57.14%) HP

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 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Operations Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Security Operations Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) Security Architecture
4 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
4 9 (64.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (57.14%) BCP
5 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
5 8 (57.14%) Security Operations
5 8 (57.14%) SIEM
5 8 (57.14%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
6 4 (28.57%) ITSM
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISM
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) CCNA
3 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 8 (57.14%) CEH
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (57.14%) SANS
3 8 (57.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (57.14%) ISO27002
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) COBIT
4 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Nessus
1 8 (57.14%) QRadar
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) ArcSight
1 8 (57.14%) HP
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
1 8 (57.14%) Splunk
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec