The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 75 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.95% 1.84% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 5.36% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
CISSP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
370 224 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.14% 34.36% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 237 155 138
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CISSP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) PCI DSS
4 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (65.00%) IIS
5 13 (65.00%) Python
5 13 (65.00%) Snort
5 13 (65.00%) Ruby
5 13 (65.00%) Open Source
6 12 (60.00%) PHP
6 12 (60.00%) MySQL
6 12 (60.00%) Apache
6 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) SIEM
9 5 (25.00%) HTTP
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
10 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) SSL
10 4 (20.00%) GCIA
10 4 (20.00%) GCIH
10 4 (20.00%) SSH
10 4 (20.00%) PKI
10 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (65.00%) IIS
2 12 (60.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (20.00%) SSH
4 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Tester
3 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) SIEM
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Document Management
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) OWASP
5 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Python
1 13 (65.00%) Ruby
2 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) GCIA
2 4 (20.00%) GCIH
3 2 (10.00%) GIAC
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.00%) COSO
2 3 (15.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Snort
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) SAP