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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 81 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.46% 1.72% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 4.92% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 5
Average salary £41,750 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% -1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
264 386 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.11% 34.93% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 228 337 296
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -21 4 £32,000 -34.02%
Sevenoaks - 2 £52,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £50,000 -
West Malling - 1 £41,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (78.95%) Information Security
2 29 (76.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (52.63%) SIEM
4 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 18 (47.37%) Business Continuity
5 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
6 17 (44.74%) Security Management
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco
7 14 (36.84%) Windows
7 14 (36.84%) Risk Management
7 14 (36.84%) Firewall
8 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 13 (34.21%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (34.21%) ITIL
8 13 (34.21%) CISM
9 11 (28.95%) Degree
9 11 (28.95%) Network Security
10 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
10 9 (23.68%) Information Security Management
10 9 (23.68%) Data Security
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) CCSP
11 8 (21.05%) CCNP
11 8 (21.05%) CCNA
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (21.05%) SAP
11 8 (21.05%) Service Management
11 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.05%) ERP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) Network Security
3 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
7 2 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Big Data
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Law
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
1 13 (34.21%) Security Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Security Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Information Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Security Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Security Specialist
5 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) ArcSight Specialist
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Security Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Officer
8 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) IVR
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 20 (52.63%) SIEM
3 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 18 (47.37%) Business Continuity
5 17 (44.74%) Security Management
6 14 (36.84%) Risk Management
7 13 (34.21%) ITIL
7 13 (34.21%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Cyber Security
8 9 (23.68%) Information Security Management
8 9 (23.68%) Data Security
9 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (21.05%) ITSM
9 8 (21.05%) ERP
9 8 (21.05%) Service Management
9 8 (21.05%) Data Privacy
9 8 (21.05%) Analytics
9 8 (21.05%) ISMS
10 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (15.79%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) CISM
2 11 (28.95%) Degree
3 8 (21.05%) CEH
3 8 (21.05%) CCSP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (18.42%) SSCP
4 7 (18.42%) CHFI
5 5 (13.16%) CISMP
5 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) MCSE
7 2 (5.26%) MCSA
7 2 (5.26%) CCSA
7 2 (5.26%) CCSE
8 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (76.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.16%) SLA
3 5 (13.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) SAP
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
5 5 (13.16%) TippingPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Splunk
5 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
6 2 (5.26%) Lancope
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) NetScout
6 2 (5.26%) Websense
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
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