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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 70 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.38% 0.78% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% 3.48% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
128 201 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.68% 22.38% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 114 174 243
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +12 8 £51,250 +7.89%
CISSP
East Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (57.14%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) SIEM
3 11 (39.29%) Legal
3 11 (39.29%) GCIH
3 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
4 10 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 9 (32.14%) Splunk
5 9 (32.14%) CEH
5 9 (32.14%) GIAC
6 8 (28.57%) CISM
6 8 (28.57%) SSCP
6 8 (28.57%) Snort
6 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (28.57%) SANS
6 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 8 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (21.43%) GREM
7 6 (21.43%) CREST Certified
7 6 (21.43%) ECIH
7 6 (21.43%) GCFA
8 5 (17.86%) ISSAP
8 5 (17.86%) ISSEP
8 5 (17.86%) CSSLP
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Network Security
9 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
General
1 11 (39.29%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Information Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) IT Security Officer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Compliance Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) SIEM
3 10 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) Network Management
8 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) GCIH
2 9 (32.14%) CEH
2 9 (32.14%) GIAC
3 8 (28.57%) CISM
3 8 (28.57%) SANS
3 8 (28.57%) SSCP
4 6 (21.43%) CREST Certified
4 6 (21.43%) ECIH
4 6 (21.43%) GCFA
4 6 (21.43%) GREM
5 5 (17.86%) CSSLP
5 5 (17.86%) ISSAP
5 5 (17.86%) ISSEP
6 2 (7.14%) CISA
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) GCFE
6 2 (7.14%) GCIA
7 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (3.57%) CLAS
7 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 2 (7.14%) COSO
2 2 (7.14%) ISO22301
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
2 9 (32.14%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) VMware