The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 867 897 855
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -42
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 8 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.028% 0.033% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 14
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
ISSAP
UK

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
28342 30493 29434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.42% 27.11% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22419 24587 24008
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISSAP
Salary Trend in England

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

ISSAP Salary Trend in England

ISSAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSAP across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in England

ISSAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 4 £57,500 -17.85% 1
South East - 4 £57,500 - 1
ISSAP
UK

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP.

1 32 (96.97%) CISSP
2 30 (90.91%) Information Security
3 21 (63.64%) CISM
3 21 (63.64%) ISSMP
4 18 (54.55%) Security Management
5 16 (48.48%) Information Security Management
5 16 (48.48%) Law
5 16 (48.48%) ITIL
5 16 (48.48%) COBIT
6 15 (45.45%) E-Commerce
7 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
8 9 (27.27%) SABSA
8 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
9 8 (24.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
11 6 (18.18%) Retail
12 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (15.15%) CEH
12 5 (15.15%) ISSEP
12 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (15.15%) X.509
12 5 (15.15%) SSCP
13 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
14 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
14 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (9.09%) Cyber Security
14 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
14 3 (9.09%) Cisco

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) X.509
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
General
1 16 (48.48%) Law
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Security Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Information Security Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Architect
3 9 (27.27%) Security Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Information Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security Architect
8 1 (3.03%) CLAS Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.06%) CESG
2 2 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Information Security
2 18 (54.55%) Security Management
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL
3 16 (48.48%) Information Security Management
4 15 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 9 (27.27%) SABSA
6 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.09%) Cyber Security
10 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
10 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.06%) Mobile Commerce
11 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
11 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (96.97%) CISSP
2 21 (63.64%) CISM
2 21 (63.64%) ISSMP
3 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) CEH
4 5 (15.15%) ISSEP
4 5 (15.15%) SSCP
5 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) COBIT
2 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 8 (24.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco
1 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint