Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 163 169
Rank change year-on-year +31 +6 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 46 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 1.15% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% 4.88% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 60
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £74,250 £80,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.00%

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 586 942 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.11% 23.54% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 436 621 769
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% - -3.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CISSP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISSP in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for CISSP in the East Midlands

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISSP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 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
Nottinghamshire +8 12 £65,000 -5.45% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £62,500 -
Leicestershire +44 1 £45,000 -30.77%
Northamptonshire +12 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire -1 1 £45,000 -28.00%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) CISM
3 12 (70.59%) GDPR
4 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
6 6 (35.29%) Security Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (23.53%) ISMS
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) Legal
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
10 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (11.76%) CISMP
10 2 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
10 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
10 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
10 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
10 2 (11.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Coaching
10 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) People Management

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 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AppScan
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Information Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Security Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Information
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Security
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Security Testing
4 4 (23.53%) ISMS
5 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CISM
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) CCSP
4 2 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) CISMP
4 2 (11.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (5.88%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) GPEN
5 1 (5.88%) GWAPT
5 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) GDPR
2 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
4 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) F5
2 1 (5.88%) IBM