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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 45 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.30% 0.55% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 1.53% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £57,750 £76,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.72% -24.75%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.45%
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
94 131 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.89% 36.19% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 211
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 8 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001