The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - - 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
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 Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 165 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 22.34% 27.92% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 140 106
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -30.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

CISSP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Suffolk

CISSP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security