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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 843 858 876
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 22 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.018% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 0 13 £57,500 -26.98% 2
North West - 8 £50,000 - 2
South East - 1 £69,000 -
ISSAP
UK

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) CISSP
2 46 (97.87%) Information Security
3 44 (93.62%) CISM
4 43 (91.49%) ISSMP
5 35 (74.47%) Degree
6 29 (61.70%) E-Commerce
7 27 (57.45%) Retail
8 26 (55.32%) Security Management
8 26 (55.32%) COBIT
9 25 (53.19%) Law
10 24 (51.06%) ITIL
10 24 (51.06%) Information Security Management
11 23 (48.94%) UNIX
11 23 (48.94%) Windows
11 23 (48.94%) Linux
11 23 (48.94%) Cisco
11 23 (48.94%) CheckPoint
12 22 (46.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 22 (46.81%) PCI DSS
13 18 (38.30%) Data Protection
14 17 (36.17%) Firewall
14 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
16 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
18 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
18 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
18 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
18 6 (12.77%) Multimedia
19 3 (6.38%) Risk Management

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) Firewall
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
General
1 27 (57.45%) Retail
2 25 (53.19%) Law
3 6 (12.77%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.26%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Security Engineer
2 24 (51.06%) Information Security Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Information Security Analyst
3 16 (34.04%) Security Analyst
3 16 (34.04%) Information Analyst
3 16 (34.04%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Security Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Information Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Cyber Security Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) UNIX
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Information Security
2 29 (61.70%) E-Commerce
3 26 (55.32%) Security Management
4 24 (51.06%) ITIL
4 24 (51.06%) Information Security Management
5 18 (38.30%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.26%) SABSA
7 2 (4.26%) Information Assurance
7 2 (4.26%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) Business Development
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) CISSP
2 44 (93.62%) CISM
3 43 (91.49%) ISSMP
4 35 (74.47%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) CISA
7 1 (2.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (55.32%) COBIT
2 22 (46.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 22 (46.81%) PCI DSS
3 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Cisco
1 23 (48.94%) CheckPoint
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago