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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 72 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 23 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.40% 1.39% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.66% 3.85% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 13
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £52,500 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
238 441 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.87% 36.09% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 203 363 278
Average salary £43,125 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 - 5 £72,500 -
Chatham - 4 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks +3 1 £55,000 +22.22%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (60.00%) Information Security
3 17 (56.67%) Firewall
4 16 (53.33%) Cisco
5 15 (50.00%) CISM
5 15 (50.00%) Security Management
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
7 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 12 (40.00%) SIEM
8 11 (36.67%) Business Continuity
8 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
9 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 10 (33.33%) Network Security
9 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
10 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (30.00%) Service Management
11 8 (26.67%) ITIL
11 8 (26.67%) LAN
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
11 8 (26.67%) VMware
11 8 (26.67%) ITSM
11 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
11 8 (26.67%) ISMS
11 8 (26.67%) Data Privacy
12 7 (23.33%) Splunk
12 7 (23.33%) Advertising
12 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (20.00%) Data Security
13 6 (20.00%) Internet

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (33.33%) Network Security
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (13.33%) DHCP
6 4 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Security Management
3 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (40.00%) SIEM
4 11 (36.67%) Business Continuity
5 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 9 (30.00%) Service Management
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) ITSM
7 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
7 8 (26.67%) ISMS
7 8 (26.67%) Data Privacy
8 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Data Security
10 5 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
11 4 (13.33%) Analytics
11 4 (13.33%) ERP
12 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) CEH
3 4 (13.33%) CISMP
3 4 (13.33%) CCSP
3 4 (13.33%) CCNP
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.67%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCSE
5 2 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (26.67%) VMware
4 7 (23.33%) Splunk
5 5 (16.67%) TippingPoint
6 4 (13.33%) SAP
7 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
8 2 (6.67%) LogLogic
8 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
8 2 (6.67%) Tufin
8 2 (6.67%) F5
8 2 (6.67%) Websense
8 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.67%) NetScout
9 1 (3.33%) Tradeweb
9 1 (3.33%) Juniper
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago