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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 203 188
Rank change year-on-year +35 -15  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 77 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.25% 1.02% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.36% 3.43% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 55
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,250 £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 1766 2214 2304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.60% 29.73% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1745 1820
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 £62,500 £62,500 £65,800
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 30 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 30 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 +27 41 £62,000 +10.71% 1
Essex +32 30 £43,000 -18.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £75,000 +30.43%
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (75.40%) CISM
2 82 (65.08%) Information Security
3 73 (57.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (50.00%) CISA
5 59 (46.83%) Security Management
5 59 (46.83%) Risk Management
6 47 (37.30%) Information Security Management
7 39 (30.95%) ITIL
8 33 (26.19%) CEH
9 29 (23.02%) Service Delivery
10 28 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
11 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
12 25 (19.84%) Legal
13 24 (19.05%) GIAC
14 23 (18.25%) Data Protection
15 22 (17.46%) CESG Certified Professional
16 21 (16.67%) PCI DSS
16 21 (16.67%) SIEM
17 20 (15.87%) Firewall
18 19 (15.08%) COBIT
19 18 (14.29%) Presales
19 18 (14.29%) Finance
19 18 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
20 17 (13.49%) Security Operations
20 17 (13.49%) SC Cleared
20 17 (13.49%) Security Cleared
21 16 (12.70%) Data Protection Act
21 16 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
22 15 (11.90%) Information Assurance
22 15 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking

CISSP
Co-occurring 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 (0.79%) IIS
1 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) Firewall
2 12 (9.52%) Network Security
3 8 (6.35%) SSL
4 7 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.38%) WLAN
6 2 (1.59%) LAN
6 2 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) Big Data
2 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.79%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (19.84%) Legal
2 18 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (5.56%) Local Government
4 5 (3.97%) Advertising
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (44.44%) Analyst
2 49 (38.89%) Security Analyst
3 38 (30.16%) Information Analyst
3 38 (30.16%) Information Security Analyst
4 31 (24.60%) Security Manager
5 24 (19.05%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 19 (15.08%) CISSP Manager
7 15 (11.90%) Operational Security Manager
7 15 (11.90%) Security Operations Manager
8 14 (11.11%) Consultant
8 14 (11.11%) Governance Manager
9 12 (9.52%) Security Consultant
10 9 (7.14%) Operations Manager
10 9 (7.14%) Security Officer
10 9 (7.14%) SOC Manager
11 8 (6.35%) Presales Consultant
11 8 (6.35%) Security Presales Consultant
12 7 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
12 7 (5.56%) Network Analyst
12 7 (5.56%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) HTML
1 1 (0.79%) HTML5
1 1 (0.79%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.70%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (9.52%) CESG
4 9 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) e-Health
7 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (65.08%) Information Security
2 59 (46.83%) Risk Management
2 59 (46.83%) Security Management
3 47 (37.30%) Information Security Management
4 39 (30.95%) ITIL
5 29 (23.02%) Service Delivery
6 28 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
7 23 (18.25%) Data Protection
8 21 (16.67%) SIEM
9 18 (14.29%) Presales
9 18 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
10 17 (13.49%) Security Operations
11 16 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
12 15 (11.90%) Information Assurance
13 14 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (8.73%) Data Security
15 11 (8.73%) Security Architecture
16 10 (7.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.59%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) C
2 1 (0.79%) C++
2 1 (0.79%) Go
2 1 (0.79%) Haskell
2 1 (0.79%) Java
2 1 (0.79%) Perl
2 1 (0.79%) Python
2 1 (0.79%) R
2 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (75.40%) CISM
2 63 (50.00%) CISA
3 33 (26.19%) CEH
4 24 (19.05%) GIAC
5 22 (17.46%) CESG Certified Professional
6 17 (13.49%) SC Cleared
6 17 (13.49%) Security Cleared
7 11 (8.73%) SANS
8 10 (7.94%) CRISC
9 9 (7.14%) GSEC
10 8 (6.35%) CCIE
10 8 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (4.76%) MCP
12 5 (3.97%) SSCP
13 4 (3.17%) CCDP
13 4 (3.17%) CCNP
13 4 (3.17%) CCSE
13 4 (3.17%) CLAS
14 3 (2.38%) CGEIT
14 3 (2.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (57.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 19 (15.08%) COBIT
4 7 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (3.17%) GPG13
6 2 (1.59%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.59%) ISO27002
6 2 (1.59%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.59%) RMADS
7 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
2 1 (0.79%) LXC
2 1 (0.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.38%) QRadar
2 3 (2.38%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) Mesos
3 1 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) Cisco
2 10 (7.94%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 8 (6.35%) Computacenter
5 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.56%) Sourcefire
6 6 (4.76%) AlienVault
6 6 (4.76%) F5
6 6 (4.76%) LogLogic
6 6 (4.76%) LogRhythm
6 6 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 6 (4.76%) Sophos
6 6 (4.76%) Symantec
7 4 (3.17%) Intel Security
7 4 (3.17%) Splunk
8 3 (2.38%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.38%) IBM
8 3 (2.38%) Intel
8 3 (2.38%) Juniper
8 3 (2.38%) Trend Micro
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