Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 125 176
Rank change year-on-year 0 +51 -10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.40% 1.20% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 4.63% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 13
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £49,100 £41,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £66,200 £73,250
South East median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.62% -3.04%

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 677 713 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.12% 25.84% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 528 573 781
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -5 25 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Marlow -1 11 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 £80,000 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 25 (60.98%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (46.34%) Information Security
3 17 (41.46%) Firewall
3 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
3 17 (41.46%) SIEM
4 15 (36.59%) CEH
4 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
5 14 (34.15%) CISM
5 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (34.15%) Degree
6 13 (31.71%) GSEC
6 13 (31.71%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (31.71%) CCNP
6 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (31.71%) Threat Modelling
6 13 (31.71%) Secure Coding
7 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
8 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) GIAC
11 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (17.07%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (17.07%) French Language
12 7 (17.07%) German Language
12 7 (17.07%) Workflow
12 7 (17.07%) Validation
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) HTML
12 7 (17.07%) Java

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 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (17.07%) Internet
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security
5 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.76%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) HTTP
7 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.88%) IPsec
7 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (4.88%) VLAN
7 2 (4.88%) VoIP
7 2 (4.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Burp Suite
1 3 (7.32%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) French Language
2 7 (17.07%) German Language
3 6 (14.63%) Legal
4 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.44%) Electronics
7 1 (2.44%) Law
7 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Security Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) SIEM Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Consultant
5 9 (21.95%) Security Consultant
6 6 (14.63%) CISSP Consultant
6 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
7 5 (12.20%) Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
8 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Information Manager
9 3 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) IT Security Manager
9 3 (7.32%) Network Consultant
9 3 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
10 2 (4.88%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
1 7 (17.07%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) ADSI
2 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.20%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (7.32%) Cyberattack
5 3 (7.32%) VAX
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (4.88%) PKI
7 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Kali Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (46.34%) Information Security
3 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
3 17 (41.46%) SIEM
4 13 (31.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (31.71%) Secure Coding
4 13 (31.71%) Threat Modelling
5 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (17.07%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 7 (17.07%) SDLC
7 7 (17.07%) Validation
7 7 (17.07%) Workflow
8 5 (12.20%) Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) Computer Forensics
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analytics
9 4 (9.76%) Customer Insight
9 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) CEH
2 14 (34.15%) CISM
2 14 (34.15%) Degree
3 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (31.71%) GSEC
4 8 (19.51%) GIAC
5 5 (12.20%) CISA
5 5 (12.20%) OSCP
6 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (7.32%) GCIH
8 2 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.88%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.88%) CRISC
8 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) GCIA
8 2 (4.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) GDPR
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Suricata
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) Lumension
2 2 (4.88%) McAfee
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) White Clarke
3 1 (2.44%) BT
3 1 (2.44%) FireEye
3 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.44%) Huawei
3 1 (2.44%) NEC
3 1 (2.44%) Nokia
3 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.44%) Sophos
3 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.44%) TippingPoint