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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 80 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 25 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.78% 0.087% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.91% 0.25% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
423 401 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.04% 34.81% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 324 287 269
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 21 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (57.14%) CISM
4 14 (40.00%) CISA
5 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
6 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (28.57%) SSCP
8 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
8 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
9 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (20.00%) OWASP
10 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 7 (20.00%) Security Management
11 6 (17.14%) Legal
11 6 (17.14%) B2B
11 6 (17.14%) Product Marketing
11 6 (17.14%) Marketing
11 6 (17.14%) Business Development
11 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
12 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) Network Security
12 5 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (14.29%) CEH
12 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
13 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
13 4 (11.43%) UNIX
13 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
13 4 (11.43%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) Converged Networks
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (17.14%) Legal
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Consultant
1 9 (25.71%) Security Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Product Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Certification Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Security Product Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Officer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Officer
6 3 (8.57%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Officer
7 2 (5.71%) Commercial Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
3 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (20.00%) OWASP
6 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (20.00%) Security Management
7 6 (17.14%) B2B
7 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) Product Marketing
7 6 (17.14%) Business Development
8 5 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
9 4 (11.43%) BCP
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.43%) Cyber Security
9 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) CISM
2 14 (40.00%) CISA
3 10 (28.57%) SSCP
4 8 (22.86%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) CEH
6 3 (8.57%) GIAC
7 2 (5.71%) CCNP
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.71%) GPEN
8 1 (2.86%) ISSMP
8 1 (2.86%) CHFI
8 1 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CRISC
8 1 (2.86%) ISACA
8 1 (2.86%) CCIE
8 1 (2.86%) CCNA
8 1 (2.86%) GCIA
8 1 (2.86%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (25.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco