Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 113 119
Rank change year-on-year +42 +6 +23
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 24 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.17% 0.44% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.45% 2.08% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 18
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £35,000 £37,100
90th Percentile £67,750 £62,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CISSP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 322 337 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.11% 20.98% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 251 291 541
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +0.58% +1.18%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bedfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 20 £50,000 -
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 13 (54.17%) CISM
4 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 11 (45.83%) CISA
6 10 (41.67%) COBIT
7 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (37.50%) SIEM
7 9 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (37.50%) Firewall
8 8 (33.33%) CRISC
8 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
9 7 (29.17%) Information Security Governance
9 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
9 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
9 7 (29.17%) Apple
9 7 (29.17%) DRM
9 7 (29.17%) Forcepoint

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) IT Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IT Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) SIEM Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (20.83%) Information Specialist
3 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
1 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
1 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (37.50%) SIEM
4 9 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
6 7 (29.17%) DRM
6 7 (29.17%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (29.17%) Information Security Governance
6 7 (29.17%) IT Audit
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
6 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) CISM
2 11 (45.83%) CISA
3 8 (33.33%) CRISC
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CISMP
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) CEH
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) GIAC
6 1 (4.17%) GPEN
6 1 (4.17%) GSEC
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) COBIT
2 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (8.33%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Apple
1 7 (29.17%) Forcepoint
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco