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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East / Kent
Rank 77 60 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.21% 3.28% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 10.61% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 5
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,501
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
180 311 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.71% 30.88% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 139 269 248
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +15 9 £60,000 +14.28%
Tonbridge +1 1 £52,500 - 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 21 (87.50%) CISM
3 19 (79.17%) CISA
4 18 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (54.17%) Project Management
6 13 (54.17%) COBIT
7 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (45.83%) SDLC
8 11 (45.83%) OWASP
8 11 (45.83%) IT Audit
8 11 (45.83%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (45.83%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
10 8 (33.33%) Finance
11 6 (25.00%) SIEM
12 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (16.67%) Firewall
12 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
12 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (16.67%) Threat Management
13 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
13 3 (12.50%) Data Security
13 3 (12.50%) Windows
13 3 (12.50%) CEH
13 3 (12.50%) Degree
14 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
14 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.17%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Information Security
2 18 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Project Management
4 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (45.83%) IT Audit
5 11 (45.83%) OWASP
5 11 (45.83%) SDLC
6 6 (25.00%) SIEM
7 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Threat Management
7 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (12.50%) Data Security
8 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
9 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) Security Management
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) CISM
2 19 (79.17%) CISA
3 11 (45.83%) CompTIA Security+
3 11 (45.83%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CEH
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CREST Certified
5 2 (8.33%) PCI QSA
6 1 (4.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CISMP
6 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (54.17%) COBIT
3 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.33%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago