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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 83 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 +10  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.53% 0.65% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 3.14% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 5
Median salary £50,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -2.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +6.66%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 170 191 295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 28.72% 20.72% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 128 169 251
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 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
Luton - 14 £50,000 - 1
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) CISM
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
4 8 (53.33%) Apple
4 8 (53.33%) DRM
4 8 (53.33%) Forcepoint
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
4 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (53.33%) Security Architecture
4 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (53.33%) SIEM
4 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (53.33%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
4 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (53.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (46.67%) CISA

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 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) IT Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) IT Security Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Security Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) SIEM Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Information Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (53.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
3 8 (53.33%) DRM
3 8 (53.33%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Security Architecture
3 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
3 8 (53.33%) SIEM
3 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
4 6 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISM
2 7 (46.67%) CISA
3 6 (40.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (40.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Apple
1 8 (53.33%) Forcepoint
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