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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 72 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 23 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.93% 0.33% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.77% 1.42% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 11
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £75,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.54%
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
296 282 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.81% 23.56% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 235 201 281
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Chelmsford - 7 £61,000 - 1
Colchester - 6 - - 1
Brentwood - 1 £42,500 -
Harlow - 1 £67,500 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
4 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
6 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
7 8 (22.86%) Security Architecture
7 8 (22.86%) ISACA
7 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (20.00%) Firewall
8 7 (20.00%) CISA
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) MCSE
8 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) CEH
8 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (17.14%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) CCNP
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.29%) CISM
10 5 (14.29%) Security Management
10 5 (14.29%) Banking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (8.57%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 8 (22.86%) IT Security Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (17.14%) Security Officer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) EMV
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
3 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
5 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Security Architecture
6 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (17.14%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) SIEM
8 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Time Management
8 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 5 (14.29%) Security Management
9 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
12 1 (2.86%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISACA
3 7 (20.00%) CEH
3 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.00%) CISA
4 6 (17.14%) CCNP
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (14.29%) CISM
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CRISC
6 1 (2.86%) GCED
6 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) GCIA
6 1 (2.86%) GSEC
6 1 (2.86%) GCIH
6 1 (2.86%) GCWN
6 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Veeam
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago