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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 38 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.87% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 2.08% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -43.96%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
95 96 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.46% 28.49% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 80 84 91
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Management
3 6 (60.00%) Legal
3 6 (60.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
4 4 (40.00%) COSO
4 4 (40.00%) CRISC
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Online Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) CCSA
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Security Management
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) ISMS
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CRISC
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCSP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) GIAC
5 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago