The table below looks at the statistics for ISSMP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSMP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISSMP)
Rank 852 - 881
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISSMP 27 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% - 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.094% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £70,000
ISSMP
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
28855 26226 31350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 26.66% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22738 21657 26655
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,650 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISSMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ISSMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISSMP
Salary Trend in England

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

ISSMP Salary Trend in England

ISSMP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSMP across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ISSMP Salary Histogram in England

ISSMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSMP within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
North West - 14 £50,000 - 3
London - 10 £50,000 - 2
South East - 3 £72,500 -
ISSMP
UK

ISSMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ISSMP 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 ISSMP.

1 32 (100.00%) CISSP
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (84.38%) CISM
2 27 (84.38%) ISSAP
2 27 (84.38%) Degree
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
3 21 (65.63%) UNIX
3 21 (65.63%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
3 21 (65.63%) Cisco
4 19 (59.38%) Retail
4 19 (59.38%) Security Management
5 15 (46.88%) Information Security Management
6 14 (43.75%) ITIL
6 14 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (43.75%) COBIT
6 14 (43.75%) Data Protection
6 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
7 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (40.63%) Firewall
7 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
7 13 (40.63%) Law
8 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (25.00%) Multimedia
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis

ISSMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ISSMP 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 ISSMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 19 (59.38%) Retail
2 13 (40.63%) Law
3 8 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 5 (15.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Security Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Information Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Information Security Analyst
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Information Security Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Head of Security
4 4 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) UNIX
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (65.63%) E-Commerce
3 19 (59.38%) Security Management
4 15 (46.88%) Information Security Management
5 14 (43.75%) ITIL
5 14 (43.75%) Data Protection
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Information Management
6 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (84.38%) CISM
2 27 (84.38%) ISSAP
2 27 (84.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 14 (43.75%) COBIT
1 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago