Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 202 214
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -60
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.60% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 2.81% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 39
East Midlands median annual salary £66,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.95% -13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £47,750 £35,750 £41,050
90th Percentile £75,500 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%

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 1,146 1,103 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.52% 21.22% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 797 917 1,221
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £60,200 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +15 12 £68,750 +57.14%
Leicestershire -5 11 £57,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £60,000 -
Derbyshire -3 1 £72,500 +52.63%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (82.14%) Information Security
2 15 (53.57%) PCI DSS
3 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) Risk Management
4 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 11 (39.29%) Wireless
5 11 (39.29%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (35.71%) Security Architecture
6 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
8 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (28.57%) SSCP
8 8 (28.57%) CISM
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 6 (21.43%) Retail
10 6 (21.43%) Symantec
11 5 (17.86%) SIEM
12 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
13 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
13 3 (10.71%) Security 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 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) Wireless
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Spock
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Local Government
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Security Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) NgRx
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 11 (39.29%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) Risk Management
3 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (28.57%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (17.86%) SIEM
9 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
10 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
10 3 (10.71%) Security Management
11 2 (7.14%) ITIL
11 2 (7.14%) SDLC
11 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Groovy
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CISM
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
1 8 (28.57%) SSCP
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) CISA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.57%) CRISC
4 1 (3.57%) GPEN
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) PCI DSS
2 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) GDPR
4 1 (3.57%) COBIT
4 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
1 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Symantec
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Splunk
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel
3 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto