Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 192 177
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 46 37 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.66% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 3.23% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 57
East Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £38,074 £34,600 £45,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,026 1,145 1,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.08% 20.52% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 816 912 1,319
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,813 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in the East Midlands

CISSP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for CISSP in the East Midlands

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in the East Midlands

CISSP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Nottinghamshire +23 21 £55,514 +0.93% 7
Northamptonshire -20 10 £45,000 -
Derbyshire -12 7 £70,000 +47.37%
Leicestershire +5 5 £65,000 +40.54% 2
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 31 (67.39%) Information Security
2 30 (65.22%) CISM
3 23 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (39.13%) ITIL
5 16 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (28.26%) Data Protection
6 13 (28.26%) Firewall
7 12 (26.09%) Risk Management
7 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
8 11 (23.91%) SANS
9 9 (19.57%) Finance
9 9 (19.57%) SaaS
9 9 (19.57%) Security Operations
9 9 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (17.39%) Security Management
10 8 (17.39%) Cryptography
10 8 (17.39%) CISA
11 7 (15.22%) VPN
11 7 (15.22%) Data Management
11 7 (15.22%) GIAC
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (13.04%) GDPR
12 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (13.04%) IaaS
12 6 (13.04%) Degree
12 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) SaaS
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) IaaS
4 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (8.70%) Office 365
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) VPN
3 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (8.70%) SSL
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) Network Security
4 3 (6.52%) VLAN
4 3 (6.52%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Security Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Operational Security Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Operations Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Operations Manager
3 8 (17.39%) SOC Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 9 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (10.87%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Unix
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
1 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Information Security
2 23 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (39.13%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) Data Protection
5 12 (26.09%) Risk Management
6 9 (19.57%) Security Operations
7 8 (17.39%) Cryptography
7 8 (17.39%) Security Management
7 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.22%) Data Management
9 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
9 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (10.87%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (10.87%) OWASP
10 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.87%) SIEM
10 5 (10.87%) Web Filtering
11 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) CISM
2 11 (23.91%) SANS
3 8 (17.39%) CISA
4 7 (15.22%) GIAC
5 6 (13.04%) Degree
6 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.70%) CSSLP
6 4 (8.70%) SSCP
7 3 (6.52%) CCNA
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.52%) CISMP
7 3 (6.52%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.52%) MCSA
7 3 (6.52%) MCSE
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.35%) CRISC
9 1 (2.17%) ISACA
9 1 (2.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.04%) GDPR
3 5 (10.87%) COBIT
3 5 (10.87%) ISO 22301
4 4 (8.70%) GCP
4 4 (8.70%) HIPAA
4 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
6 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Capita
2 4 (8.70%) Symantec
2 4 (8.70%) Veracode
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Mitel
4 2 (4.35%) Reuters
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle