Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 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
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 115 115
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 26 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.27% 1.14% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 4.42% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 29
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £51,250 £26,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -

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 256 588 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.19% 25.70% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 188 434 528
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.06%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,250 £21,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,410 £63,225
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISSP in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Buckinghamshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISSP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 +33 14 £60,000 -3.23%
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) GIAC
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
7 2 (14.29%) PowerApps
7 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
7 2 (14.29%) Due Diligence
7 2 (14.29%) GISP
7 2 (14.29%) OSCP
7 2 (14.29%) CRISC
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
1 2 (14.29%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Chief Information Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Chief Security Officer
1 4 (28.57%) CIO
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Security Officer
2 3 (21.43%) Operational Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) GIAC
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CRISC
3 2 (14.29%) GISP
3 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 2 (14.29%) OSCP
3 2 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001