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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 81 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.62% 1.05% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.59% 3.03% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 5
Average salary £42,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
237 396 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.35% 34.71% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 198 358 311
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CISSP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Kent

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Kent

CISSP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Tunbridge Wells -19 4 £32,000 -34.02%
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,000 -
West Malling - 1 £41,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing CISSP 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 CISSP.

1 30 (76.92%) Information Security
1 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (56.41%) SIEM
3 21 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 19 (48.72%) PCI DSS
5 18 (46.15%) Business Continuity
5 18 (46.15%) Security Management
5 18 (46.15%) Cisco
6 15 (38.46%) CISM
6 15 (38.46%) Firewall
7 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
7 14 (35.90%) Windows
8 13 (33.33%) ITIL
8 13 (33.33%) Finance
9 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (30.77%) Network Security
10 11 (28.21%) Data Security
10 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
11 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
11 10 (25.64%) Degree
12 9 (23.08%) Cyber Security
12 9 (23.08%) CheckPoint
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.08%) Service Management
12 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
13 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (20.51%) Law
13 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
13 8 (20.51%) ITSM
13 8 (20.51%) VMware

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing CISSP 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 CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) Network Security
3 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.51%) LAN
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (12.82%) Internet
7 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
8 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Big Data
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Law
2 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 7 (17.95%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
1 13 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Security Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Information Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Security Specialist
4 6 (15.38%) IT Security Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) ArcSight Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Risk Officer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) IT Security Officer
8 1 (2.56%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) IVR
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) SIEM
3 21 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 18 (46.15%) Security Management
4 18 (46.15%) Business Continuity
5 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
6 13 (33.33%) ITIL
7 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (28.21%) Data Security
9 9 (23.08%) Service Management
9 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
9 9 (23.08%) Cyber Security
10 8 (20.51%) Data Privacy
10 8 (20.51%) ERP
10 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (20.51%) ITSM
10 8 (20.51%) Analytics
10 8 (20.51%) ISMS
11 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (15.38%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) CISM
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
3 8 (20.51%) CEH
3 8 (20.51%) CCSP
3 8 (20.51%) CCNP
3 8 (20.51%) CCNA
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (17.95%) SSCP
4 7 (17.95%) CHFI
5 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CISMP
6 3 (7.69%) MCSE
7 2 (5.13%) MCSA
7 2 (5.13%) CCSA
7 2 (5.13%) CCSE
8 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (48.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.82%) SLA
3 5 (12.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 8 (20.51%) SAP
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Splunk
5 6 (15.38%) TippingPoint
6 5 (12.82%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix
8 2 (5.13%) Websense
8 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
8 2 (5.13%) Lancope
8 2 (5.13%) NetScout
9 1 (2.56%) LogLogic
9 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.56%) Tufin
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) Tradeweb
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £44000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago