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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 73 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 0.67% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 2.68% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 17
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,200 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,500 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
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
265 261 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.42% 24.86% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 244 234 266
Median salary £38,500 £36,018 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -19.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Folkestone - 3 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 33 (94.29%) Information Security
2 24 (68.57%) Finance
3 23 (65.71%) PCI DSS
4 21 (60.00%) CISM
5 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (34.29%) Threat Management
7 11 (31.43%) SIEM
7 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (31.43%) Firewall
8 10 (28.57%) Internal Audit
9 9 (25.71%) CISA
9 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 9 (25.71%) Project Management
9 9 (25.71%) CEH
10 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
10 8 (22.86%) Security Operations
11 7 (20.00%) Security Management
11 7 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (20.00%) WAN
11 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco
12 6 (17.14%) C
12 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
12 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 6 (17.14%) Cybercrime
13 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 5 (14.29%) Secure Coding

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 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) 802.11
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) DPNSS
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) QSIG
5 1 (2.86%) SNMP
5 1 (2.86%) Telepresence
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) WLAN
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Security Manager
2 13 (37.14%) Information Manager
2 13 (37.14%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Security Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) IT Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 5 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Operations Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Operational Security Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Operations Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Cybercrime
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Shadow IT
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (34.29%) Threat Management
4 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (31.43%) SIEM
5 10 (28.57%) Internal Audit
6 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
7 8 (22.86%) Security Operations
8 7 (20.00%) Security Management
8 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (14.29%) Secure Coding
10 5 (14.29%) System Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
11 4 (11.43%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (11.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CISM
2 9 (25.71%) CEH
2 9 (25.71%) CISA
3 5 (14.29%) CREST Certified
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) SANS
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSE
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) CISMP
6 1 (2.86%) CNA
6 1 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.86%) CRISC
6 1 (2.86%) Novell Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) PCI DSS
2 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) PA-DSS
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) Snort
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nessus
1 4 (11.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) LogRhythm
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) IronPort
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) Nokia
6 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.86%) Siemens
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago