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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 65 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 0.89% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £67,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.93%
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
112 112 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.42% 20.78% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 100 160
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 1 April 2015. 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
Uttoxeter - 2 - -
CISSP
West Midlands

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) DRM
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) VMware

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Technology
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DRM
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) VMware