Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 85 107
Rank change year-on-year +18 +22 +2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.09% 2.07% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.19% 8.84% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 11
Milton Keynes median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.36%
10th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £84,825 £78,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.36%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 289 328 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.75% 23.43% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 223 252 244
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,350 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £74,650 £75,000 £66,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +19.48% -6.10%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Milton Keynes

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 40 (97.56%) Information Security
2 35 (85.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (65.85%) CISM
4 24 (58.54%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (56.10%) CEH
6 22 (53.66%) GIAC
7 21 (51.22%) NIST
8 20 (48.78%) NIST 800
9 18 (43.90%) Security Architecture
10 17 (41.46%) TOGAF
10 17 (41.46%) SABSA
11 16 (39.02%) CREST Certified
11 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
11 16 (39.02%) Identity Management
11 16 (39.02%) Management Information System
11 16 (39.02%) LAN
11 16 (39.02%) WAN
12 15 (36.59%) Firewall
13 14 (34.15%) Legal
13 14 (34.15%) VPN
14 13 (31.71%) Cyberthreat
15 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
15 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
16 10 (24.39%) CISA
16 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
17 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
17 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (21.95%) CRISC

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
1 5 (12.20%) Power Platform
1 5 (12.20%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LAN
1 16 (39.02%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 14 (34.15%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Power BI
General
1 14 (34.15%) Legal
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Architect
1 16 (39.02%) Security Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) IT Architect
3 7 (17.07%) IT Security Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Security Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Compliance Officer
5 4 (9.76%) Application Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Junior
5 4 (9.76%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Junior Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Management Information System
2 13 (31.71%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Information Security
2 24 (58.54%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (43.90%) Security Architecture
4 17 (41.46%) SABSA
4 17 (41.46%) TOGAF
5 16 (39.02%) Identity Management
6 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
6 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
7 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
7 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.95%) Security Operations
8 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (19.51%) Commercial Awareness
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (19.51%) IT Strategy
9 8 (19.51%) Strategic Roadmap
9 8 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
10 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) CISM
2 23 (56.10%) CEH
3 22 (53.66%) GIAC
4 16 (39.02%) CREST Certified
5 10 (24.39%) CISA
6 9 (21.95%) CRISC
6 9 (21.95%) SANS
7 7 (17.07%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) OSCP
9 4 (9.76%) CSSLP
10 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (2.44%) CCSP
11 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
11 1 (2.44%) GCFE
11 1 (2.44%) GCIA
11 1 (2.44%) GCIH
11 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (85.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (51.22%) NIST
3 20 (48.78%) NIST 800
4 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
5 5 (12.20%) ISO 14001
5 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
6 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.44%) COBIT
7 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.44%) GDPR
7 1 (2.44%) NCSC
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy