Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 137 144
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 1.03% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.08% 3.92% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 51
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £60,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,750 £82,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -

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 637 765 1,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.89% 26.37% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 501 633 813
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 15 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Marlow - 5 £75,000 - 1
Amersham - 2 £55,000 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £80,000 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 20 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (69.23%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) CISM
4 10 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 10 (38.46%) SIEM
4 10 (38.46%) CEH
4 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
5 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) GIAC
6 8 (30.77%) GSEC
6 8 (30.77%) CCNP
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
6 8 (30.77%) Secure Coding
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) Legal
8 6 (23.08%) CISA
9 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Forensics
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
9 5 (19.23%) Internal Audit
9 5 (19.23%) Cyber Defence
9 5 (19.23%) GDPR
10 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Legal
3 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) French Language
5 1 (3.85%) German Language
5 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Security Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) IT Manager
4 6 (23.08%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (23.08%) SIEM Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Information Manager
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (15.38%) Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 3 (11.54%) VAX
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.85%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (69.23%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 10 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 10 (38.46%) SIEM
4 8 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (30.77%) Secure Coding
4 8 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (19.23%) Internal Audit
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (15.38%) Customer Insight
6 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 4 (15.38%) Network Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Security
7 3 (11.54%) ISMS
7 3 (11.54%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CISM
2 10 (38.46%) CEH
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (30.77%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) GIAC
3 8 (30.77%) GSEC
4 6 (23.08%) CISA
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (11.54%) GCIH
6 3 (11.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (7.69%) CRISC
7 2 (7.69%) GCIA
7 2 (7.69%) OSCP
8 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
8 1 (3.85%) ISACA
8 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (3.85%) QiCA
8 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) GDPR
2 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) White Clarke
2 1 (3.85%) BT
2 1 (3.85%) FireEye
2 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.85%) Huawei
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) NEC
2 1 (3.85%) Nokia
2 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.85%) Sophos
2 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.85%) TippingPoint