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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 883 887 907
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 22 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.025% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.084% 0.089% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 5
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
26313 26975 26362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.69% 27.55% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21317 21708 20963
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
London 0 7 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 £68,750 -
South West -10 2 £55,000 -
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ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) CISSP
2 39 (95.12%) Information Security
3 27 (65.85%) CISM
4 25 (60.98%) Degree
5 20 (48.78%) Finance
6 19 (46.34%) GIAC
7 16 (39.02%) SANS
8 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (34.15%) Security Architecture
10 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
10 13 (31.71%) ISSEP
10 13 (31.71%) SABSA
10 13 (31.71%) IISP
11 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
11 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (26.83%) IIS
12 11 (26.83%) SIEM
13 9 (21.95%) Big Data
13 9 (21.95%) CEH
14 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
14 8 (19.51%) Network Security
14 8 (19.51%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (17.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
15 7 (17.07%) Legal
15 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (26.83%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) GitHub
2 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Network Security
2 4 (9.76%) SSL
2 4 (9.76%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Architect
1 15 (36.59%) Security Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Security Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Information Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Information Security Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Information Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Information Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Information Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Security Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Information Security Specialist
6 5 (12.20%) Information Specialist
6 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) OAuth
1 4 (9.76%) SAML
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (14.63%) CESG
5 4 (9.76%) Bitcoin
5 4 (9.76%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (9.76%) Fintech
5 4 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (9.76%) PKI
6 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Information Security
2 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (34.15%) Security Architecture
3 13 (31.71%) SABSA
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (26.83%) SIEM
6 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.51%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
8 6 (14.63%) Information Assurance
9 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.20%) Project Management
9 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (9.76%) Information Security Management
10 4 (9.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (65.85%) CISM
3 25 (60.98%) Degree
4 19 (46.34%) GIAC
5 16 (39.02%) SANS
6 13 (31.71%) IISP
6 13 (31.71%) ISSEP
7 9 (21.95%) CEH
8 7 (17.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (12.20%) CISA
9 5 (12.20%) CRISC
9 5 (12.20%) CSSLP
10 4 (9.76%) ISEB
11 2 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (4.88%) CITP
11 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
11 2 (4.88%) GCIA
11 2 (4.88%) MBCS
11 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
4 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle