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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 33 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.39% 1.50% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.22% 4.88% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
97 123 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.11% 30.83% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 88 105 130
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (30.00%) CRISC
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (20.00%) CMDB
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) CCSA
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (10.00%) CCSP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) CISA
6 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Security Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CRISC
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCSA
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) COSO
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago