The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 78 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.54% 1.82% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 5.64% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
257 195 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.87% 32.23% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 235 166 215
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -16 2 £38,750 -18.42%
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) CISA
6 3 (25.00%) COBIT
6 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) SLA
8 1 (8.33%) SSCP
8 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (8.33%) Time Management
8 1 (8.33%) ISMS
8 1 (8.33%) SIEM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001