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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 58 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.87% 1.20% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.34% 4.12% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 11
Median salary £42,500 £49,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -

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
289 340 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.68% 29.23% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 203 240 309
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Chelmsford - 9 £43,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £33,300 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £44,296 -
CISSP
East of England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 26 (96.30%) CISM
1 26 (96.30%) Information Security
1 26 (96.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (81.48%) Risk Management
3 21 (77.78%) Security Management
3 21 (77.78%) CISA
3 21 (77.78%) Information Security Management
4 18 (66.67%) Legal
4 18 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (62.96%) Service Delivery
6 10 (37.04%) Data Protection
6 10 (37.04%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (18.52%) Data Security
9 4 (14.81%) BCP
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (3.70%) Haskell
10 1 (3.70%) Informatics
10 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
10 1 (3.70%) Physics
10 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
10 1 (3.70%) Xen
10 1 (3.70%) Degree
10 1 (3.70%) GSEC
10 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
10 1 (3.70%) Open Source
10 1 (3.70%) HTML5
10 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Information Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Information Security Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Security Analyst
3 18 (66.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) ICT Officer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) HTML5
1 1 (3.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) e-Health
3 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Information Security
2 22 (81.48%) Risk Management
3 21 (77.78%) Information Security Management
3 21 (77.78%) Security Management
4 18 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (62.96%) Service Delivery
6 10 (37.04%) Data Protection
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (18.52%) Data Security
9 4 (14.81%) BCP
10 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.70%) Data Governance
10 1 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (3.70%) Game Theory
10 1 (3.70%) Gibbs Sampling
10 1 (3.70%) Hidden Markov Model
10 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning
10 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.70%) Open Source
10 1 (3.70%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Go
1 1 (3.70%) Haskell
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) R
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) CISM
2 21 (77.78%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) GSEC
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (96.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
1 1 (3.70%) LXC
1 1 (3.70%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Pegasus