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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 76 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.46% 1.65% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 4.62% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +2.00%
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
304 238 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 46.13% 35.74% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 217 165 169
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
4 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
5 11 (64.71%) Apache
5 11 (64.71%) Python
5 11 (64.71%) PHP
5 11 (64.71%) MySQL
5 11 (64.71%) IIS
5 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (64.71%) Snort
5 11 (64.71%) Ruby
5 11 (64.71%) Open Source
5 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) SIEM
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (23.53%) HTTP
8 4 (23.53%) VPN
8 4 (23.53%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) SSH
8 4 (23.53%) GCIA
8 4 (23.53%) GCIH
8 4 (23.53%) PKI
8 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (64.71%) IIS
1 11 (64.71%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) SSH
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
1 8 (47.06%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (47.06%) Security Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Security Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) PKI
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) SIEM
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PHP
1 11 (64.71%) Python
1 11 (64.71%) Ruby
1 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) GCIA
2 4 (23.53%) GCIH
3 2 (11.76%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) COSO
2 3 (17.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Snort
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) McAfee
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight