The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 60 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.37% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 143 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.93% 30.49% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 102
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CISSP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Suffolk

CISSP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet