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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 74 97 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 20 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.11% 1.32% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.51% 3.45% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 15
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
235 464 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.74% 38.25% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 207 376 232
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £51,200
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 March 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 March 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 - 3 £45,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (60.71%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) Information Security
4 14 (50.00%) CISM
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco
5 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 11 (39.29%) Security Management
6 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
7 9 (32.14%) Network Security
7 9 (32.14%) Service Management
7 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
7 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
8 8 (28.57%) ITSM
8 8 (28.57%) Information Security Management
8 8 (28.57%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) LAN
8 8 (28.57%) WAN
8 8 (28.57%) ITIL
8 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 8 (28.57%) ISMS
8 8 (28.57%) SIEM
8 8 (28.57%) Data Privacy
9 7 (25.00%) Advertising
10 6 (21.43%) Data Security
10 6 (21.43%) Splunk
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (21.43%) Incident Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (32.14%) Network Security
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (10.71%) Internet
8 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
7 2 (7.14%) Security Officer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Risk Officer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) IVR
1 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 11 (39.29%) Security Management
4 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Service Management
5 8 (28.57%) ITIL
5 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 8 (28.57%) ITSM
5 8 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 8 (28.57%) ISMS
5 8 (28.57%) SIEM
5 8 (28.57%) Data Privacy
6 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 6 (21.43%) Data Security
7 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 4 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (14.29%) CISMP
3 2 (7.14%) CCSA
3 2 (7.14%) CCSE
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Splunk
5 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Tufin
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) LogLogic
6 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
6 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.14%) NetScout
6 2 (7.14%) TippingPoint
6 2 (7.14%) Websense
7 1 (3.57%) Tradeweb
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
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