The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 29 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.58% 1.60% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 5.45% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £54,500 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%
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 Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 110 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.71% 29.26% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 90 88 135
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £70,000 £61,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CISSP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Middlesex

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 14 (82.35%) Risk Management
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security
3 11 (64.71%) Legal
4 10 (58.82%) Security Management
5 9 (52.94%) CISM
6 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
7 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (41.18%) CRISC
8 6 (35.29%) ISMS
8 6 (35.29%) Information Security Management
9 5 (29.41%) COSO
10 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (23.53%) CMDB
10 4 (23.53%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 3 (17.65%) CCSP
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (17.65%) CCSA
11 3 (17.65%) Degree
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
12 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
12 1 (5.88%) Internet
12 1 (5.88%) SSCP
12 1 (5.88%) CISA
12 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 11 (64.71%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Information Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Security Specialist
2 5 (29.41%) Security Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Risk Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) CMDB
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Risk Management
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Security Management
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) ISMS
5 6 (35.29%) Information Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
2 7 (41.18%) CRISC
3 3 (17.65%) CCSP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCSA
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (29.41%) COSO
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
3 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS