The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 86 84 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.48% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.42% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £71,250 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
346 351 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.92% 33.21% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 248 273 360
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) CISA
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) B2B
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (50.00%) OWASP
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) RTSP
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDA
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Multicast
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) RTSP
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
1 3 (30.00%) OSPF
1 3 (30.00%) BGP
1 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (30.00%) SNMP
1 3 (30.00%) Multicast
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Certification Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) B2B
1 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (50.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISA
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCDA
4 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire