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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 65 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.14% 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.36% 3.16% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% -15.21%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
110 95 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.97% 17.27% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 97 87 120
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £51,500
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 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £47,500 -
CISSP
West Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) CEH
1 15 (83.33%) CISMP
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) CCNA
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (83.33%) SSCP
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) CCSA
2 14 (77.78%) Network Security
2 14 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
3 13 (72.22%) MCSE
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) Qualys
4 12 (66.67%) SIEM
4 12 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (11.11%) CCSP
7 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.11%) VLAN
8 1 (5.56%) ISMS
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) COBIT

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 14 (77.78%) Firewall
1 14 (77.78%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
2 16 (88.89%) Security Analyst
3 14 (77.78%) Operations Analyst
3 14 (77.78%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Security Operations
2 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
3 12 (66.67%) SIEM
3 12 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) ISMS
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNA
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) CEH
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (83.33%) CISMP
1 15 (83.33%) SSCP
2 14 (77.78%) CCSA
3 13 (72.22%) MCSE
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CISA
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CRISC
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Qualys
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint