Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 134 121
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.73% 0.095% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% 0.49% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 21
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £51,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £65,500
East of England median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% - -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 379 409 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.18% 19.39% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 308 299 495
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +2.41%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Essex

CISSP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Essex

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Essex over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Essex

CISSP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 4 £45,000 -
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (100.00%) CISM
2 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
3 6 (54.55%) Data Security
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (54.55%) SSCP
3 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) SANS
5 1 (9.09%) vRealize
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco CME
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
5 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Manager
1 5 (45.45%) IT Security Manager
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
2 6 (54.55%) Data Security
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISM
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (54.55%) SSCP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SANS
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CME
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
1 1 (9.09%) Sophos
1 1 (9.09%) VMware