Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 194 210
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -39
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 37 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.77% 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 2.53% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 34
East Midlands median annual salary £66,750 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.53% -13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,500 £46,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £96,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

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 1,034 1,107 1,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.55% 21.46% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 790 929 1,276
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,200 £23,250 £22,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +25 16 £65,500 +19.09% 1
Leicestershire - 10 £57,500 - 2
Derbyshire +2 7 £70,000 +47.37% 2
Northamptonshire -9 3 £67,500 -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 22 (59.46%) Information Security
2 19 (51.35%) CISM
3 18 (48.65%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (37.84%) Risk Management
5 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
6 12 (32.43%) Security Architecture
7 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (29.73%) Firewall
7 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
8 10 (27.03%) Wireless
8 10 (27.03%) SANS
8 10 (27.03%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (24.32%) Security Operations
10 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.92%) GIAC
10 7 (18.92%) SSCP
10 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (18.92%) Strategic Thinking
11 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
11 6 (16.22%) Symantec
11 6 (16.22%) Retail
11 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
11 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
11 6 (16.22%) Mentoring

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 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (8.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Office 365
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) Wireless
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VLAN
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Gradle
1 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Spock
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Architect
1 13 (35.14%) Security Architect
2 11 (29.73%) Security Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Operational Security Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Security Operations Manager
3 8 (21.62%) SOC Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Operations Manager
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Information Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Angular 2
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 10 (27.03%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Information Security
2 18 (48.65%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (37.84%) Risk Management
4 12 (32.43%) Security Architecture
5 9 (24.32%) Security Operations
6 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.51%) Security Management
9 4 (10.81%) SDLC
10 3 (8.11%) Cryptography
10 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.11%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
10 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Groovy
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) CISM
2 10 (27.03%) SANS
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 7 (18.92%) GIAC
3 7 (18.92%) SSCP
4 6 (16.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (8.11%) CISA
5 3 (8.11%) CSSLP
6 2 (5.41%) CCNA
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (5.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (5.41%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
2 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) GCP
3 3 (8.11%) HIPAA
4 2 (5.41%) GDPR
5 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Symantec
2 4 (10.81%) Capita
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Veracode
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Mitel
5 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk