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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 33 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.78% - 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.76% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £72,500
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 Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 143 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.47% 38.75% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 60 125 152
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,575 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £61,350
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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) Legal
4 9 (56.25%) Security Management
4 9 (56.25%) CISM
5 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (37.50%) CRISC
7 5 (31.25%) ISMS
7 5 (31.25%) COSO
7 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) CMDB
8 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) CCSA
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) CCSP
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Network Security
10 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 1 (6.25%) Internet
10 1 (6.25%) SSCP
10 1 (6.25%) GIAC
10 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 10 (62.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Security Specialist
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (37.50%) Information Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) CMDB
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 9 (56.25%) Security Management
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
5 5 (31.25%) ISMS
6 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISM
2 6 (37.50%) CRISC
3 3 (18.75%) CCSP
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CCSA
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) SSCP
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) COSO