The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK
Number of salaries quoted
Median annual salary (50th Percentile)
Median % change year-on-year
UK excluding London median annual salary
% change year-on-year
CISSP Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
CISSP Salary Trend
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISSP.
CISSP Salary Histogram
Salary distribution for jobs citing CISSP over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.
CISSP Top 17 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the UK over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.
The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 with a requirement for CISSP.
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: