The table below looks at the statistics for CSSLP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSSLP 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 Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)
Rank 871 839 872
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +33
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.003% 0.053% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 8
Average salary - £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary - £57,500 -
CSSLP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CSSLP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CSSLP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CSSLP
Salary Trend in England

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

CSSLP Salary Trend in England

CSSLP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CSSLP 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 CSSLP.

1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) OOP
4 11 (57.89%) OO
4 11 (57.89%) OOD
4 11 (57.89%) Banking
5 10 (52.63%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (47.37%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) Information Security
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) QA
9 4 (21.05%) OWASP
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) GIAC
9 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (21.05%) CISM
9 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (15.79%) IBM
10 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) PHP
10 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.79%) SaaS
10 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
10 3 (15.79%) AppScan

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CSSLP 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 CSSLP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) AppScan
2 1 (5.26%) QADirector
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Security Engineer
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Applications Specialist
3 8 (42.11%) Security Specialist
3 8 (42.11%) Application Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
5 2 (10.53%) QA Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) OOP
2 11 (57.89%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) OOD
3 10 (52.63%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (21.05%) OWASP
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Web Design
7 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) CISM
2 4 (21.05%) GIAC
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) GCED
5 1 (5.26%) GSEC
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Progress
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix