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 22 May 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
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 69 83
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.68% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 4.76% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 159 147 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 27.23% 21.15% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135 135 176
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
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
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 22 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
Northampton -3 3 £50,000 -6.97%
CISSP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 17 (68.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (48.00%) SIEM
3 12 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (44.00%) CISM
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco
5 10 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (32.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (32.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (32.00%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) CCNA
6 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (28.00%) SAN
7 7 (28.00%) NetApp
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) CCNP
7 7 (28.00%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (28.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (28.00%) SCCM
8 6 (24.00%) Matrix Management
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) CISA
8 6 (24.00%) IIS

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 (24.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) VLAN
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Security Specialist
4 7 (28.00%) Information Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 7 (28.00%) Information Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Auditor
7 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Auditor
7 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (48.00%) SIEM
4 10 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (24.00%) B2B
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) Matrix Management
6 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
9 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CISM
2 8 (32.00%) CCNA
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (32.00%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP
4 6 (24.00%) CISA
5 5 (20.00%) CRISC
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) NetApp
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft