The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 35.59%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 21
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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 M4 Corridor region.

Qualifications Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 14.29% 27.78% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 24
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

CISSP
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the M4 Corridor region.

CISSP Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

CISSP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle