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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 92 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% 0.21% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 0.72% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +82.35%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
380 276 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.92% 28.99% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 303 179 185
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 27 January 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
Brentwood -18 3 - -
Basildon - 1 £57,500 - 1
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (94.44%) CISA
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 13 (72.22%) CISM
4 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) EMV
5 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Security Management
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) MCSA
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (22.22%) SCCP
8 4 (22.22%) Service Management
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) COBIT
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 1 (5.56%) GIS
11 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (5.56%) CESG
11 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (5.56%) GIAC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SCCP
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security Officer
1 10 (55.56%) Security Officer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Security Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) EMV
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
3 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
7 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.56%) SABSA
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISA
2 13 (72.22%) CISM
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Basildon, Essex
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