The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 85 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.85% 1.13% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 3.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +27.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 236 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.32% 29.76% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 175 207 259
Average salary £36,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

CISSP
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Brighton

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Games
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Games
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
2 6 (75.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Managing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (37.50%) CRISC
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCDP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CISMP
4 1 (12.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (25.00%) Fortinet