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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 85 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.62% 0.93% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.16% 4.50% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 7
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -13.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £52,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,800
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,272
% change year-on-year -4.34% +7.93%  

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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 310 200 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.38% 20.60% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 239 158 239
Median salary £47,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.47% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,650 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 28 May 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 3 months to 28 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
Chelmsford - 5 £43,000 -
Basildon - 3 £45,000 - 1
CISSP
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 42 (95.45%) CISM
2 39 (88.64%) Information Security
3 35 (79.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (65.91%) Risk Management
4 29 (65.91%) Risk Analysis
5 28 (63.64%) CISA
6 27 (61.36%) Security Management
6 27 (61.36%) Information Security Management
7 24 (54.55%) Legal
8 23 (52.27%) Service Delivery
9 21 (47.73%) Data Protection
10 16 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (25.00%) Data Security
12 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
14 6 (13.64%) ITIL
15 5 (11.36%) LAN
15 5 (11.36%) WAN
15 5 (11.36%) SSCP
15 5 (11.36%) Mainframe
15 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
15 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
16 4 (9.09%) Finance
16 4 (9.09%) BCP
17 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
18 2 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
18 2 (4.55%) Degree
18 2 (4.55%) CEH
18 2 (4.55%) Logistics
18 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment

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 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
1 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (54.55%) Legal
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Analyst
2 28 (63.64%) Security Analyst
3 27 (61.36%) Information Analyst
3 27 (61.36%) Information Security Analyst
4 24 (54.55%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Security Officer
6 4 (9.09%) ICT Officer
6 4 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Governance Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Information Assurance Leader
8 1 (2.27%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Principal Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Principal Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Manager
8 1 (2.27%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) e-Health
5 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Information Security
2 29 (65.91%) Risk Analysis
2 29 (65.91%) Risk Management
3 27 (61.36%) Information Security Management
3 27 (61.36%) Security Management
4 23 (52.27%) Service Delivery
5 21 (47.73%) Data Protection
6 11 (25.00%) Data Security
7 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (9.09%) BCP
11 2 (4.55%) Logistics
11 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (2.27%) Informatics
12 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
12 1 (2.27%) Physics
12 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Python
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) Go
2 1 (2.27%) Haskell
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) R
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (95.45%) CISM
2 28 (63.64%) CISA
3 5 (11.36%) SSCP
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CEH
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.27%) CRISC
6 1 (2.27%) GIAC
6 1 (2.27%) GSEC
6 1 (2.27%) IISP
6 1 (2.27%) PhD
6 1 (2.27%) SANS
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (79.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) KVM
1 1 (2.27%) LXC
1 1 (2.27%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Mesos
1 1 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Pegasus
Braintree, Essex
Peopleworks
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Share Options +
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago