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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 90 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.74% 1.67% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 5.11% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 5
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+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
272 333 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.33% 32.74% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 238 295 293
Average salary £38,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 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 27 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
Maidstone - 1 £50,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,000 -
West Malling - 1 £41,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (83.87%) Information Security
2 25 (80.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (58.06%) SIEM
4 17 (54.84%) Business Continuity
5 16 (51.61%) Incident Management
6 15 (48.39%) PCI DSS
7 14 (45.16%) Security Management
7 14 (45.16%) Windows
7 14 (45.16%) Cisco
8 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
9 12 (38.71%) ITIL
10 11 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (35.48%) Degree
11 10 (32.26%) Finance
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (29.03%) CISM
12 9 (29.03%) Cyber Security
13 8 (25.81%) Big Data
13 8 (25.81%) Analytics
13 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (25.81%) ERP
13 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (25.81%) CCSP
13 8 (25.81%) CCNP
13 8 (25.81%) CCNA
13 8 (25.81%) SAP
13 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
13 8 (25.81%) Telecoms

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) Network Security
3 5 (16.13%) Internet
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Big Data
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Law
2 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Security Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Security Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Information Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (16.13%) IT Security Specialist
4 5 (16.13%) Security Specialist
4 5 (16.13%) ArcSight Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Officer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) IVR
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Information Security
2 18 (58.06%) SIEM
3 17 (54.84%) Business Continuity
4 16 (51.61%) Incident Management
5 14 (45.16%) Security Management
6 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
7 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 11 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (29.03%) Cyber Security
10 8 (25.81%) Analytics
10 8 (25.81%) ERP
10 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (25.81%) Information Security Management
11 7 (22.58%) ITSM
11 7 (22.58%) Service Management
11 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
11 7 (22.58%) ISMS
12 6 (19.35%) Coaching
12 6 (19.35%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 9 (29.03%) CISM
3 8 (25.81%) CCSP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (25.81%) CEH
4 7 (22.58%) CHFI
4 7 (22.58%) SSCP
5 5 (16.13%) CISMP
5 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) MCSE
7 2 (6.45%) MCSA
7 2 (6.45%) CCSA
7 2 (6.45%) CCSE
8 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (80.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (48.39%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.13%) SLA
3 5 (16.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) SAP
4 5 (16.13%) TippingPoint
4 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.68%) Splunk
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) Websense
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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