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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (ISC2 CSSLP)
Rank 926 925 965
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +40
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.039% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Average salary £68,750 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 - £51,250
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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
26204 28500 30394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.51% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21273 22466 24572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSSLP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 3 £65,000 -13.33%
East Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -
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CSSLP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) Information Security
3 12 (46.15%) Cryptography
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) CISM
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) CEH
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) Open Source
5 9 (34.62%) Threat Modelling
6 8 (30.77%) SANS
6 8 (30.77%) C++
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) CISA
7 6 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Software Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Hedge funds
7 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (19.23%) Legal
8 5 (19.23%) HP
8 5 (19.23%) ISSAP
8 5 (19.23%) ISSEP

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.85%) AppScan
2 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (19.23%) Legal
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Security Specialist
4 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (19.23%) Information Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Application Security Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) CISSP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Cryptography
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (23.08%) Hedge funds
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Cryptocurrency
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Threat Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Software Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (19.23%) OWASP
5 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Security Management
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Internal Audit
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Proprietary Trading
7 3 (11.54%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) CISM
3 9 (34.62%) CEH
4 8 (30.77%) Degree
4 8 (30.77%) SANS
5 6 (23.08%) CISA
6 5 (19.23%) ISSAP
6 5 (19.23%) ISSEP
7 3 (11.54%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (11.54%) GIAC
7 3 (11.54%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (11.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Fortify
1 4 (15.38%) WebInspect
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Sonatype
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys