The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank - 48 62
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.04% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.84% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £72,500 £86,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 176 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.42% 36.44% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 145 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
South East

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 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) EPoS
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Games
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) Online Games
4 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) Nessus
5 1 (16.67%) CEH
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS
1 3 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) CESG
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds