The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / East of England
Rank 175 201 183
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 75 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 1.01% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 3.40% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 63 53
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1746 2179 2247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.63% 29.64% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1709 1773
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

CISSP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in the East of England.

Salary trend for CISSP in the East of England

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in the East of England

CISSP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Hertfordshire +25 37 £60,000 +7.14% 2
Essex +38 32 £43,000 -18.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £75,000 +30.43%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 of England region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 92 (74.19%) CISM
2 80 (64.52%) Information Security
3 71 (57.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (50.00%) CISA
5 56 (45.16%) Security Management
5 56 (45.16%) Risk Management
6 45 (36.29%) Information Security Management
7 37 (29.84%) ITIL
8 32 (25.81%) CEH
9 28 (22.58%) Service Delivery
9 28 (22.58%) Risk Analysis
10 26 (20.97%) Management Information System
11 24 (19.35%) Legal
11 24 (19.35%) GIAC
12 22 (17.74%) Data Protection
13 21 (16.94%) PCI DSS
13 21 (16.94%) SIEM
13 21 (16.94%) Firewall
14 20 (16.13%) CESG Certified Professional
14 20 (16.13%) COBIT
15 18 (14.52%) Regulatory Compliance
15 18 (14.52%) Presales
15 18 (14.52%) Finance
16 16 (12.90%) SC Cleared
16 16 (12.90%) Security Cleared
17 15 (12.10%) Information Assurance
17 15 (12.10%) Ethical Hacking
17 15 (12.10%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (12.10%) Security Operations
18 14 (11.29%) Cybersecurity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (0.81%) IIS
1 1 (0.81%) JBoss
1 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.94%) Firewall
2 12 (9.68%) Network Security
3 7 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (5.65%) SSL
4 3 (2.42%) WLAN
5 2 (1.61%) LAN
5 2 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) AppScan
1 1 (0.81%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.81%) Paros
General
1 24 (19.35%) Legal
2 18 (14.52%) Finance
3 6 (4.84%) Local Government
4 5 (4.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (44.35%) Analyst
2 49 (39.52%) Security Analyst
3 37 (29.84%) Information Analyst
3 37 (29.84%) Information Security Analyst
4 30 (24.19%) Security Manager
5 23 (18.55%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 19 (15.32%) CISSP Manager
7 14 (11.29%) Governance Manager
7 14 (11.29%) Operational Security Manager
7 14 (11.29%) Security Operations Manager
8 13 (10.48%) Consultant
9 11 (8.87%) Security Consultant
10 9 (7.26%) Security Officer
11 8 (6.45%) Network Security Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) Operations Manager
11 8 (6.45%) SOC Manager
12 7 (5.65%) Compliance Manager
12 7 (5.65%) Network Analyst
12 7 (5.65%) Presales Consultant
12 7 (5.65%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) HTML
1 1 (0.81%) HTML5
1 1 (0.81%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.10%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (8.87%) CESG
4 8 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) e-Health
7 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.26%) Windows
2 6 (4.84%) Unix
3 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (64.52%) Information Security
2 56 (45.16%) Risk Management
2 56 (45.16%) Security Management
3 45 (36.29%) Information Security Management
4 37 (29.84%) ITIL
5 28 (22.58%) Risk Analysis
5 28 (22.58%) Service Delivery
6 22 (17.74%) Data Protection
7 21 (16.94%) SIEM
8 18 (14.52%) Presales
8 18 (14.52%) Regulatory Compliance
9 15 (12.10%) Ethical Hacking
9 15 (12.10%) Information Assurance
9 15 (12.10%) Security Operations
10 14 (11.29%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.87%) Data Security
12 11 (8.87%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (8.87%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) Java
1 2 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) C
2 1 (0.81%) C++
2 1 (0.81%) Go
2 1 (0.81%) Haskell
2 1 (0.81%) Perl
2 1 (0.81%) Python
2 1 (0.81%) R
2 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (74.19%) CISM
2 62 (50.00%) CISA
3 32 (25.81%) CEH
4 24 (19.35%) GIAC
5 20 (16.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 16 (12.90%) SC Cleared
6 16 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.06%) SANS
8 9 (7.26%) CRISC
8 9 (7.26%) GSEC
9 8 (6.45%) CCIE
9 8 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.03%) MCP
10 5 (4.03%) SSCP
11 4 (3.23%) CCDP
11 4 (3.23%) CCNP
11 4 (3.23%) CCSE
11 4 (3.23%) CLAS
12 3 (2.42%) ISACA
12 3 (2.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (57.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.94%) PCI DSS
3 20 (16.13%) COBIT
4 7 (5.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (3.23%) GPG13
6 2 (1.61%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.61%) ISO27002
6 2 (1.61%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.61%) RMADS
7 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) KVM
2 1 (0.81%) LXC
2 1 (0.81%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.42%) QRadar
2 3 (2.42%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.81%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.81%) Mesos
3 1 (0.81%) Nessus
3 1 (0.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Cisco
2 10 (8.06%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.26%) Forcepoint
4 8 (6.45%) Computacenter
5 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.65%) Sourcefire
6 6 (4.84%) F5
6 6 (4.84%) Palo Alto
6 6 (4.84%) Sophos
6 6 (4.84%) Symantec
7 5 (4.03%) AlienVault
7 5 (4.03%) LogLogic
7 5 (4.03%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.23%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.23%) Splunk
9 3 (2.42%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.42%) IBM
9 3 (2.42%) Intel
9 3 (2.42%) Juniper
9 3 (2.42%) Trend Micro
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