The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 95 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.34% 1.09% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 4.44% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 9
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +83.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £89,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
472 293 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.17% 24.46% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 384 261 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,390 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
South East

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Malling 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Sevenoaks - 2 £45,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 15 (65.22%) CISM
2 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Juniper
5 8 (34.78%) McAfee
5 8 (34.78%) CCNP
5 8 (34.78%) CCNA
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
5 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (34.78%) IronPort
5 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) F5
5 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (26.09%) Financial Institution
7 5 (21.74%) CISA
8 4 (17.39%) Advertising
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) SIEM
9 3 (13.04%) Tufin
9 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
9 3 (13.04%) Tripwire

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Network Security
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Financial Institution
3 4 (17.39%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Specialist
1 8 (34.78%) Network Specialist
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (30.43%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (30.43%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Audit Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) SIEM
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.35%) OWASP
5 1 (4.35%) QMS
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CISM
2 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCNA
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (21.74%) CISA
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) CEH
6 3 (13.04%) CISMP
7 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Juniper
1 8 (34.78%) McAfee
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
1 8 (34.78%) IronPort
1 8 (34.78%) F5
2 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
2 3 (13.04%) Tufin
2 3 (13.04%) Websense
2 3 (13.04%) Tripwire
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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Posted: 6 days ago
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