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 29 May 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
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 168 206
Rank change year-on-year -20 +38  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 69 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 1.22% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 4.24% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 58
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £67,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.73% +9.52%  

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 1834 1957 2522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.45% 28.82% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1628 2028
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +2.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 37 £63,250 +12.94% 3
Essex +3 16 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Bedfordshire +21 8 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Norfolk -17 3 £45,000 +50.00% 2
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 117 (86.67%) CISM
2 89 (65.93%) Information Security
3 81 (60.00%) CISA
4 71 (52.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 67 (49.63%) Risk Management
6 47 (34.81%) ITIL
6 47 (34.81%) Security Management
7 34 (25.19%) Information Security Management
8 31 (22.96%) Risk Analysis
9 30 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
10 29 (21.48%) Service Delivery
11 28 (20.74%) Data Protection
12 26 (19.26%) Finance
13 24 (17.78%) Legal
14 23 (17.04%) Data Protection Act
15 22 (16.30%) SC Cleared
15 22 (16.30%) Security Cleared
15 22 (16.30%) Management Information System
15 22 (16.30%) Firewall
15 22 (16.30%) CEH
16 21 (15.56%) PCI DSS
16 21 (15.56%) SIEM
16 21 (15.56%) Security Operations
17 20 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (14.81%) Security Architecture
17 20 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
18 18 (13.33%) CRISC
18 18 (13.33%) SANS
19 16 (11.85%) IT Audit
20 15 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

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 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.74%) IIS
1 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.30%) Firewall
2 9 (6.67%) SSL
3 7 (5.19%) Network Security
4 6 (4.44%) LAN
4 6 (4.44%) WAN
5 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.74%) DHCP
7 1 (0.74%) DNS
7 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.74%) SAN
7 1 (0.74%) VLAN
7 1 (0.74%) VoIP
7 1 (0.74%) VPN
7 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
2 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.74%) MySQL
2 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
2 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (19.26%) Finance
2 24 (17.78%) Legal
3 8 (5.93%) Local Government
4 2 (1.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (40.74%) Analyst
2 43 (31.85%) Security Analyst
3 37 (27.41%) Information Analyst
3 37 (27.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 24 (17.78%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 20 (14.81%) Consultant
5 20 (14.81%) Security Manager
6 16 (11.85%) Risk Manager
6 16 (11.85%) Security Consultant
7 15 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
8 13 (9.63%) Operational Security Manager
8 13 (9.63%) Security Operations Manager
9 12 (8.89%) Security Engineer
10 11 (8.15%) Security Officer
10 11 (8.15%) SOC Analyst
11 10 (7.41%) Incident Analyst
11 10 (7.41%) SIEM Analyst
12 9 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
12 9 (6.67%) Security Presales Consultant
13 8 (5.93%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) HTML5
2 1 (0.74%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) Data Protection Act
2 22 (16.30%) Management Information System
3 14 (10.37%) CESG
4 7 (5.19%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.70%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.48%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.48%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.74%) e-Health
9 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Windows
2 7 (5.19%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (65.93%) Information Security
2 67 (49.63%) Risk Management
3 47 (34.81%) ITIL
3 47 (34.81%) Security Management
4 34 (25.19%) Information Security Management
5 31 (22.96%) Risk Analysis
6 29 (21.48%) Service Delivery
7 28 (20.74%) Data Protection
8 21 (15.56%) Security Operations
8 21 (15.56%) SIEM
9 20 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
9 20 (14.81%) Security Architecture
10 16 (11.85%) IT Audit
11 15 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (9.63%) Presales
13 11 (8.15%) Change Management
13 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.15%) Data Security
13 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.70%) Java
1 5 (3.70%) Python
2 4 (2.96%) C
2 4 (2.96%) C++
2 4 (2.96%) Perl
3 3 (2.22%) C#
3 3 (2.22%) SQL
4 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.74%) Go
5 1 (0.74%) Haskell
5 1 (0.74%) R
5 1 (0.74%) Ruby
5 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.74%) VB
5 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (86.67%) CISM
2 81 (60.00%) CISA
3 30 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 22 (16.30%) CEH
4 22 (16.30%) SC Cleared
4 22 (16.30%) Security Cleared
5 18 (13.33%) CRISC
5 18 (13.33%) SANS
6 12 (8.89%) GIAC
7 10 (7.41%) MCP
8 7 (5.19%) GSEC
8 7 (5.19%) SSCP
9 6 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.70%) CCIE
10 5 (3.70%) CISMP
10 5 (3.70%) CLAS
10 5 (3.70%) Degree
11 4 (2.96%) CCSE
11 4 (2.96%) CGEIT
11 4 (2.96%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (52.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (15.56%) PCI DSS
3 13 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27002
4 11 (8.15%) COBIT
5 5 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (2.96%) GPG13
7 3 (2.22%) GDPR
8 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.48%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (1.48%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.48%) RMADS
9 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.74%) KVM
2 1 (0.74%) LXC
2 1 (0.74%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.22%) Ansible
2 3 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Mesos
3 1 (0.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.41%) AlienVault
2 10 (7.41%) LogLogic
2 10 (7.41%) LogRhythm
3 5 (3.70%) Apple
3 5 (3.70%) Cisco
3 5 (3.70%) Forcepoint
4 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.96%) Computacenter
4 4 (2.96%) Sourcefire
5 3 (2.22%) Google
6 2 (1.48%) Splunk
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix
7 1 (0.74%) HP
7 1 (0.74%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.74%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, share scheme, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 Dependent on experienc
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago