The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 63 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 +15  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.00% 2.39% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.28% 12.00% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 3
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 128 150 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 22.61% 19.89% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 108 129 165
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +15.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,040 £24,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Northamptonshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Northamptonshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Northampton +21 13 £45,000 -14.28%
CISSP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
1 20 (58.82%) CISM
2 17 (50.00%) Information Security
3 13 (38.24%) SIEM
4 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (35.29%) CEH
5 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
6 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
6 10 (29.41%) Symantec
6 10 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) SAP
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) GSEC
6 10 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (29.41%) Qualys
6 10 (29.41%) Palo Alto
6 10 (29.41%) SCOM
6 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 10 (29.41%) SaaS
6 10 (29.41%) Office 365
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (29.41%) Security Monitoring
7 9 (26.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 9 (26.47%) Security+ Certification
8 8 (23.53%) LAN
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) CCNA

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
1 10 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) LAN
2 8 (23.53%) VLAN
2 8 (23.53%) WAN
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
General
1 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
1 17 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) IT Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Security Specialist
4 7 (20.59%) Information Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Information Security Specialist
4 7 (20.59%) Information Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Auditor
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
1 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
1 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) SIEM
3 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
5 10 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (29.41%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (20.59%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (17.65%) B2B
7 6 (17.65%) ITIL
7 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
7 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
8 5 (14.71%) IT Audit
8 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
10 3 (8.82%) Internal Audit
10 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) CISM
2 12 (35.29%) CEH
3 10 (29.41%) GSEC
4 9 (26.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (26.47%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.59%) CCNP
6 7 (20.59%) CISA
7 6 (17.65%) CRISC
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
2 10 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCOM
2 7 (20.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (20.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Palo Alto
2 10 (29.41%) Qualys
2 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) Symantec
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) NetApp