The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 23.81% 5.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category 55.56% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Qualifications Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 42.86% 26.32% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

CISSP
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Home Counties region.

CISSP Salary Trend in the Home Counties

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) CAE
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) Head of IT
1 3 (60.00%) Head of IT Security
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (40.00%) Compliance Officer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Compliance Officer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) CAE
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) HIPAA