Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 87 87
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.45% 1.43% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 7.62% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 10
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -41.67% +41.18%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £52,750 £40,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 229 210 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 20.82% 18.77% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 183 176 190
Staffordshire median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +14.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £20,600 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Staffordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Staffordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Staffordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £52,500 -
Tamworth - 2 £37,500 - 1
CISSP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) GDPR
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CNE
5 1 (20.00%) Novell Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (20.00%) SSAE 16
5 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Software Audit
5 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Compliance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CNE
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) SSAE 16