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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 855 895 854
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -41
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 5 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.043% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 13
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +97.36%
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
27374 30174 28024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.18% 27.32% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21687 24410 22811
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +32 5 £57,500 -4.16%
ISSAP
UK

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 24 (96.00%) CISSP
2 23 (92.00%) Information Security
3 16 (64.00%) CISM
4 15 (60.00%) ISSMP
5 12 (48.00%) COBIT
5 12 (48.00%) ITIL
5 12 (48.00%) Information Security Management
5 12 (48.00%) Security Management
6 11 (44.00%) Law
7 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
8 8 (32.00%) SABSA
8 8 (32.00%) TOGAF
9 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
10 6 (24.00%) ISSEP
10 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (20.00%) X.509
11 5 (20.00%) SSCP
11 5 (20.00%) CEH
11 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (16.00%) SDLC
12 4 (16.00%) Finance
13 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
14 2 (8.00%) Network Security
14 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
14 2 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
14 2 (8.00%) CISA
15 1 (4.00%) Identity Management

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) X.509
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 11 (44.00%) Law
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) CLAS Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Security
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) CESG
2 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security Management
2 12 (48.00%) Security Management
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (32.00%) TOGAF
4 8 (32.00%) SABSA
5 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) SIEM
9 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) CISSP
2 16 (64.00%) CISM
3 15 (60.00%) ISSMP
4 6 (24.00%) ISSEP
5 5 (20.00%) CEH
5 5 (20.00%) SSCP
6 2 (8.00%) CISA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) COBIT
2 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001