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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 119 158
Rank change year-on-year -21 +39  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.54% 1.53% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 5.77% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 28
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £45,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £64,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 611 849 896
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.57% 26.51% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 469 654 653
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +10 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Lincolnshire +4 3 £34,750 -30.50%
Derbyshire +10 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Nottinghamshire -18 2 £77,500 +47.61%
Leicestershire -19 1 £50,000 -9.09%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 38 (63.33%) Information Security
2 34 (56.67%) CISM
3 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
4 21 (35.00%) Cisco
5 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 18 (30.00%) Firewall
7 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (26.67%) SIEM
8 16 (26.67%) CISA
9 14 (23.33%) Manufacturing
9 14 (23.33%) CEH
9 14 (23.33%) Degree
10 13 (21.67%) Security+ Certification
10 13 (21.67%) Windows
10 13 (21.67%) CompTIA Security+
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 11 (18.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (18.33%) CCNA
12 11 (18.33%) Palo Alto
13 10 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
13 10 (16.67%) Office 365
13 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 10 (16.67%) SaaS
13 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (16.67%) Symantec
13 10 (16.67%) Oracle
13 10 (16.67%) SAP
13 10 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (16.67%) Qualys

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 6 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Office 365
1 10 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) Firewall
2 9 (15.00%) LAN
2 9 (15.00%) WAN
3 8 (13.33%) VLAN
4 7 (11.67%) SAN
5 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) BGP
7 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.67%) HTTP
7 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.67%) IGRP
7 1 (1.67%) IPsec
7 1 (1.67%) MPLS
7 1 (1.67%) OSPF
7 1 (1.67%) SSL
7 1 (1.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) VPN
7 1 (1.67%) VRRP
7 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 14 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Analyst
1 31 (51.67%) Security Analyst
2 19 (31.67%) Information Analyst
2 19 (31.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) IT Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Security Specialist
5 7 (11.67%) Information Security Specialist
5 7 (11.67%) Information Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) CISSP Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.67%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (10.00%) CESG
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Life Science
5 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Information Security
2 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (26.67%) SIEM
5 12 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 10 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
7 9 (15.00%) ITIL
8 7 (11.67%) IT Audit
8 7 (11.67%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (11.67%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (10.00%) B2B
9 6 (10.00%) Matrix Management
9 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
9 6 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Service Management
11 4 (6.67%) Cryptography
11 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) CISM
2 16 (26.67%) CISA
3 14 (23.33%) CEH
3 14 (23.33%) Degree
4 13 (21.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 13 (21.67%) Security+ Certification
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (18.33%) CCNA
7 10 (16.67%) GSEC
8 8 (13.33%) CCNP
9 6 (10.00%) CRISC
10 4 (6.67%) CCDP
10 4 (6.67%) MCSE
10 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.67%) CCDA
12 1 (1.67%) CISMP
12 1 (1.67%) ISEB
12 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 11 (18.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) SCOM
2 7 (11.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (11.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco
2 11 (18.33%) Palo Alto
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) Qualys
3 10 (16.67%) SAP
3 10 (16.67%) Symantec
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.67%) NetApp
6 1 (1.67%) BT
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Huawei
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.67%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.67%) Virgin Media