The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 71 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.15% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 173 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.29% 26.53% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 121 154 137
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £72,500 -
CISSP
West Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Technology
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) VMware