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 3 months to 28 April 2017 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 121 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 -26  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.63% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 1.84% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 19
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 683 708 737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.04% 34.04% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 471 565 612
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 7 £60,000 +14.28% 1
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (71.43%) COBIT
4 8 (57.14%) CISM
4 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
4 8 (57.14%) Security Management
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 6 (42.86%) GIAC
6 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
6 6 (42.86%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (35.71%) CEH
8 4 (28.57%) CISMP
8 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) PCI QSA
8 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (28.57%) ISO27002
9 3 (21.43%) SIEM
10 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (14.29%) Big Data
10 2 (14.29%) Analytics
10 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
10 2 (14.29%) Cyber Intelligence
10 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
10 2 (14.29%) Firewall

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Governance Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Audit Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Compliance Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) SOC Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Audit Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.14%) CIO
5 1 (7.14%) COBIT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
2 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
4 6 (42.86%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
8 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
8 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 6 (42.86%) GIAC
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 4 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (28.57%) CISMP
4 4 (28.57%) PCI QSA
5 2 (14.29%) CISA
6 1 (7.14%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) COBIT
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (28.57%) ISO27002
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago