Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 159 183
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -28
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 38 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.90% 0.64% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 1.73% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 6
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £66,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +2.31% +15.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £52,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £72,375
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,675 1,213 1,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.84% 36.94% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,230 946 1,035
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.05% -0.57% +2.35%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Cambridgeshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Peterborough +12 23 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Cambridge -27 15 £40,000 -39.85% 1
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Security Operations
3 15 (39.47%) Data Loss Prevention
4 14 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 14 (36.84%) SSCP
5 13 (34.21%) Security Architecture
6 11 (28.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (26.32%) SANS
7 10 (26.32%) Network Security
8 9 (23.68%) VCDX
8 9 (23.68%) CSSLP
8 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (23.68%) RHCA
8 9 (23.68%) SIEM
8 9 (23.68%) VCAP
8 9 (23.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (23.68%) ISSAP
8 9 (23.68%) ISSEP
8 9 (23.68%) GCWN
8 9 (23.68%) VMware
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (23.68%) RHCE
8 9 (23.68%) Red Hat

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) Network Security
3 4 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Security Manager
2 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Information Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Information Security Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Information Manager
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (21.05%) IT Manager
4 8 (21.05%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Information Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) CISSP Manager
6 4 (10.53%) IT Architect
6 4 (10.53%) IT Security Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Operations Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.53%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) iPad
5 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (39.47%) Data Loss Prevention
2 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
2 15 (39.47%) Security Operations
3 13 (34.21%) Security Architecture
4 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Event Correlation
5 9 (23.68%) SIEM
6 8 (21.05%) Security Management
7 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
7 7 (18.42%) Network Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) Computer Security
9 5 (13.16%) BCP
9 5 (13.16%) Data Encryption
9 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (13.16%) Forensic Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.16%) Threat Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) SSCP
2 11 (28.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (26.32%) SANS
4 9 (23.68%) CCIE
4 9 (23.68%) CCIE Security
4 9 (23.68%) CCNP
4 9 (23.68%) CCSP
4 9 (23.68%) CISM
4 9 (23.68%) CSSLP
4 9 (23.68%) GCWN
4 9 (23.68%) ISSAP
4 9 (23.68%) ISSEP
4 9 (23.68%) MCSE
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (23.68%) RHCA
4 9 (23.68%) RHCE
4 9 (23.68%) VCAP
4 9 (23.68%) VCDX
4 9 (23.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.89%) GDPR
4 2 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (2.63%) COBIT
5 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Capita
3 2 (5.26%) Splunk
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (2.63%) SAP