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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 167 195
Rank change year-on-year -23 +28  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 71 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 1.28% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 4.34% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 72 75 61
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,272
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,750 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 1877 2005 2536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.45% 29.42% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3492 4355
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -17 36 £64,000 +16.36% 2
Bedfordshire +29 17 £50,000 -10.71% 2
Essex +3 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Norfolk -10 4 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 3 £60,000 - 1
Suffolk +2 1 £64,000 +0.39% 1
East Anglia - 1 £85,000 -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 122 (81.88%) CISM
2 99 (66.44%) Information Security
3 94 (63.09%) CISA
4 77 (51.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (46.98%) Risk Management
6 53 (35.57%) ITIL
7 45 (30.20%) Security Management
8 37 (24.83%) Data Protection
9 32 (21.48%) Information Security Management
9 32 (21.48%) Finance
9 32 (21.48%) Data Protection Act
9 32 (21.48%) CESG Certified Professional
10 31 (20.81%) Risk Analysis
11 29 (19.46%) Security Architecture
11 29 (19.46%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (17.45%) Service Delivery
12 26 (17.45%) Firewall
13 24 (16.11%) Legal
13 24 (16.11%) CRISC
13 24 (16.11%) PCI DSS
13 24 (16.11%) Security Operations
14 22 (14.77%) Management Information System
14 22 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
14 22 (14.77%) SC Cleared
14 22 (14.77%) Security Cleared
14 22 (14.77%) SIEM
15 20 (13.42%) Penetration Testing
15 20 (13.42%) Windows
16 19 (12.75%) IT Audit
16 19 (12.75%) SANS

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 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.67%) IIS
2 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.45%) Firewall
2 9 (6.04%) LAN
2 9 (6.04%) SSL
2 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.04%) WAN
3 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.68%) DHCP
3 4 (2.68%) DNS
3 4 (2.68%) iSCSI
3 4 (2.68%) Network Security
3 4 (2.68%) SAN
3 4 (2.68%) VLAN
3 4 (2.68%) VoIP
3 4 (2.68%) VPN
3 4 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.34%) Big Data
3 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.67%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 24 (16.11%) Legal
3 8 (5.37%) Local Government
4 4 (2.68%) Publishing
5 3 (2.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (36.91%) Analyst
2 43 (28.86%) Security Analyst
3 36 (24.16%) Information Analyst
3 36 (24.16%) Information Security Analyst
4 27 (18.12%) Consultant
5 24 (16.11%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 23 (15.44%) Security Consultant
7 22 (14.77%) Security Engineer
8 16 (10.74%) Risk Manager
9 15 (10.07%) Compliance Manager
9 15 (10.07%) Security Manager
10 13 (8.72%) IT Engineer
10 13 (8.72%) IT Security Engineer
11 11 (7.38%) SOC Analyst
12 10 (6.71%) Incident Analyst
12 10 (6.71%) Information Security Consultant
12 10 (6.71%) Operational Security Manager
12 10 (6.71%) Security Operations Manager
12 10 (6.71%) SIEM Analyst
13 9 (6.04%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) Web Services
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.67%) HTML5
2 1 (0.67%) POSIX
2 1 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.48%) Data Protection Act
2 22 (14.77%) Management Information System
3 16 (10.74%) CESG
4 5 (3.36%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (3.36%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.68%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (2.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.68%) User Experience
6 3 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) e-Health
8 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.67%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.42%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.40%) Linux
4 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.04%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (66.44%) Information Security
2 70 (46.98%) Risk Management
3 53 (35.57%) ITIL
4 45 (30.20%) Security Management
5 37 (24.83%) Data Protection
6 32 (21.48%) Information Security Management
7 31 (20.81%) Risk Analysis
8 29 (19.46%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (19.46%) Security Architecture
9 26 (17.45%) Service Delivery
10 24 (16.11%) Security Operations
11 22 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
11 22 (14.77%) SIEM
12 20 (13.42%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (12.75%) IT Audit
14 15 (10.07%) Change Management
15 14 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.40%) Problem Management
16 13 (8.72%) Business Continuity
16 13 (8.72%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) Java
2 7 (4.70%) Python
3 6 (4.03%) Perl
3 6 (4.03%) SQL
4 5 (3.36%) C
4 5 (3.36%) C++
4 5 (3.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.68%) C#
5 4 (2.68%) VBScript
6 1 (0.67%) Go
6 1 (0.67%) Haskell
6 1 (0.67%) R
6 1 (0.67%) Ruby
6 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 122 (81.88%) CISM
2 94 (63.09%) CISA
3 32 (21.48%) CESG Certified Professional
4 24 (16.11%) CRISC
5 22 (14.77%) SC Cleared
5 22 (14.77%) Security Cleared
6 19 (12.75%) SANS
7 17 (11.41%) CEH
8 10 (6.71%) MCP
9 9 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (4.70%) CGEIT
10 7 (4.70%) CLAS
10 7 (4.70%) GIAC
10 7 (4.70%) SSCP
11 5 (3.36%) CCIE
11 5 (3.36%) CISMP
11 5 (3.36%) Degree
11 5 (3.36%) GSEC
12 4 (2.68%) CCNA
12 4 (2.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (51.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (16.11%) PCI DSS
3 18 (12.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 12 (8.05%) COBIT
5 7 (4.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (4.03%) NIST 800
7 5 (3.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (3.36%) GDPR
8 4 (2.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (2.68%) GPG13
9 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
10 2 (1.34%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (1.34%) JSP 440
10 2 (1.34%) RMADS
11 1 (0.67%) PMO
11 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.68%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Docker
3 1 (0.67%) KVM
3 1 (0.67%) LXC
3 1 (0.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Ansible
1 4 (2.68%) Puppet
2 2 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.67%) Mesos
3 1 (0.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) AlienVault
2 10 (6.71%) LogLogic
2 10 (6.71%) LogRhythm
3 9 (6.04%) Apple
3 9 (6.04%) Forcepoint
4 8 (5.37%) Cisco
5 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.68%) Citrix
5 4 (2.68%) Computacenter
5 4 (2.68%) Google
5 4 (2.68%) HP
5 4 (2.68%) SonicWALL
5 4 (2.68%) Sourcefire
5 4 (2.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.34%) Splunk
7 1 (0.67%) Pegasus
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago