Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 165 130
Rank change year-on-year +22 -35 +49
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 14 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.45% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 1.60% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 81
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £64,000 £80,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +39.13% +4.55%
10th Percentile £53,000 £46,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,200 £86,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £56,625
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.96% +2.95%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 654 876 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.61% 27.96% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 516 693 936
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes +18 21 £64,000 - 2
Amersham - 2 £55,000 -
Marlow -18 1 £75,000 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 25 (92.59%) CISM
1 25 (92.59%) Information Security
2 17 (62.96%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (37.04%) Data Security
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) ITIL
5 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
5 8 (29.63%) SIEM
5 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (29.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (25.93%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Security Patching
7 6 (22.22%) Burp Suite
7 6 (22.22%) Kali Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (22.22%) Metasploit
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) CISA
8 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.11%) Python
9 3 (11.11%) Firewall
9 3 (11.11%) Network Security
9 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
9 3 (11.11%) GDPR
10 2 (7.41%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (7.41%) Internal Audit
10 2 (7.41%) Presales

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Burp Suite
1 6 (22.22%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Security Manager
2 12 (44.44%) Information Manager
2 12 (44.44%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (33.33%) IT Manager
4 8 (29.63%) CISSP Manager
4 8 (29.63%) IT Security Manager
5 7 (25.93%) Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Security Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Information Security
2 17 (62.96%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (37.04%) Data Security
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
5 8 (29.63%) ITIL
5 8 (29.63%) SIEM
6 7 (25.93%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Security Patching
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Internal Audit
8 2 (7.41%) Presales
8 2 (7.41%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) GIAC
4 1 (3.70%) CEH
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.70%) GCIH
4 1 (3.70%) IISP
4 1 (3.70%) ISACA
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (3.70%) OSCP
4 1 (3.70%) QiCA
4 1 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) GDPR
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
1 1 (3.70%) BT
1 1 (3.70%) FireEye
1 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
1 1 (3.70%) HP
1 1 (3.70%) Huawei
1 1 (3.70%) NEC
1 1 (3.70%) Nokia
1 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
1 1 (3.70%) Sophos
1 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
1 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint