Period
to 21 September 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 207 170
Rank change year-on-year +12 -37 +25
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 49 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.75% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 2.97% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 88
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £35,500 £46,125 £33,500
90th Percentile £96,000 £71,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year - +6.84% +6.36%

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 1099 1649 2139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.31% 25.32% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1257 1613
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,000 £22,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £58,200
England median annual salary £46,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +2.22% -

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 2017.

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 2017. 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 0 14 £55,000 - 2
Derbyshire +5 11 £47,500 -20.83%
Northamptonshire +3 3 - -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 24 (85.71%) Information Security
2 18 (64.29%) Data Protection
3 15 (53.57%) CISM
4 14 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
5 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (46.43%) GDPR
6 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
7 10 (35.71%) CISA
8 9 (32.14%) Marketing
9 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
10 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (25.00%) Computer Security
10 7 (25.00%) ISMS
10 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (21.43%) Firewall
12 5 (17.86%) Project Management
12 5 (17.86%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (17.86%) CEH
12 5 (17.86%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (14.29%) Degree
13 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (10.71%) ISEB
14 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
14 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
14 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection

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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) SSH
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) DMZ
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
General
1 9 (32.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Security Officer
2 8 (28.57%) Data Protection Officer
2 8 (28.57%) Information Officer
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Head of Security
4 4 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Officer
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) CESG
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Information Security
2 18 (64.29%) Data Protection
3 13 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.00%) Computer Security
6 7 (25.00%) ISMS
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
10 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
10 2 (7.14%) Data Security
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
10 2 (7.14%) Remediation Plan
10 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) CISM
2 10 (35.71%) CISA
3 5 (17.86%) CEH
3 5 (17.86%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (17.86%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) ISEB
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CISMP
6 2 (7.14%) MCSE
7 1 (3.57%) CRISC
7 1 (3.57%) GIAC
7 1 (3.57%) IISP
7 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) GDPR
2 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (7.14%) ISO 22301
5 2 (7.14%) ISO 31000
6 1 (3.57%) COBIT
6 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) BT
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec
2 2 (7.14%) Veeam
2 2 (7.14%) VMware