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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 64 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 33 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.13% 2.29% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.94% 9.32% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 16
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £55,440 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +7.84%
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
332 236 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.53% 24.56% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 292 199 356
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Kent

CISSP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +18 21 £52,500 -27.58%
Tonbridge - 3 £52,500 - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 62 (100.00%) Information Security
2 60 (96.77%) CISM
3 49 (79.03%) Risk Management
4 47 (75.81%) PCI DSS
5 37 (59.68%) Penetration Testing
6 35 (56.45%) Threat Management
6 35 (56.45%) Internal Audit
7 28 (45.16%) Finance
8 26 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (20.97%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (20.97%) OWASP
9 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
9 13 (20.97%) Office 365
10 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (14.52%) IT Audit
12 8 (12.90%) Programme Management
12 8 (12.90%) CISA
12 8 (12.90%) Security Management
12 8 (12.90%) ISMS
13 6 (9.68%) Line Management
13 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
13 6 (9.68%) Electronics
13 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
13 6 (9.68%) Project Management
13 6 (9.68%) SAP
13 6 (9.68%) ITIL
13 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
2 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Electronics
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Security Manager
2 31 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 31 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
3 21 (33.87%) IT Manager
3 21 (33.87%) IT Security Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Governance Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Information Governance Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Information Risk Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Risk Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) CISSP Manager
9 2 (3.23%) CISSP Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) CISSP Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (79.03%) Risk Management
3 37 (59.68%) Penetration Testing
4 35 (56.45%) Internal Audit
4 35 (56.45%) Threat Management
5 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.97%) OWASP
5 13 (20.97%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
6 9 (14.52%) IT Audit
7 8 (12.90%) ISMS
7 8 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 8 (12.90%) Security Management
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
8 6 (9.68%) Line Management
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
9 5 (8.06%) Information Security Management
9 5 (8.06%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (96.77%) CISM
2 8 (12.90%) CISA
3 2 (3.23%) CEH
3 2 (3.23%) CREST Certified
3 2 (3.23%) CRISC
3 2 (3.23%) IISP
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (75.81%) PCI DSS
2 26 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.84%) ISO27002
3 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) MIIS
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) SAP
Tonbridge, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago