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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank - 50 54
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.29% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.73% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £32,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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 Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 137 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.42% 39.83% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 56 124 140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £70,000 £60,000
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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) CISM
1 9 (90.00%) Security Management
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (70.00%) Legal
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) CRISC
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) ISMS
4 5 (50.00%) COSO
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) CMDB
5 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) CCSP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) CCSA
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) SSCP
7 1 (10.00%) GIAC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 7 (70.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Information Risk Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) CMDB
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Security Management
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) ISMS
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISM
2 6 (60.00%) CRISC
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCSP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) SSCP
4 1 (10.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) COSO