The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank - 24 19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.95% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.34% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £70,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +86.66%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
CISSP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 43.33% 18.83% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 15
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £39,996
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CISSP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Midlands region.

CISSP Salary Trend in the Midlands

CISSP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared