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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 62 52 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.66% 2.96% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 14.73% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 1
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -

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
78 129 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.11% 20.12% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 118 94
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,628 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +7 3 £35,000 +7.69%
CISSP
West Midlands

CISSP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) CISMP
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (88.89%) SSCP
2 8 (88.89%) Qualys
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) CCSA
2 8 (88.89%) CEH
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Security Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
1 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
1 8 (88.89%) SIEM
1 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CCSA
1 8 (88.89%) CEH
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) CISMP
1 8 (88.89%) MCSE
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (88.89%) SSCP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Qualys