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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 64 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.84% 0.74% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 2.92% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 17
Median salary £55,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,600 £50,100
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
273 274 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.80% 25.21% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 252 240 292
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram 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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 - 1
Sevenoaks +12 1 £44,000 -15.38%
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £58,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 42 (95.45%) Information Security
2 30 (68.18%) CISM
2 30 (68.18%) PCI DSS
3 27 (61.36%) Finance
4 24 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (38.64%) Threat Management
6 15 (34.09%) Internal Audit
6 15 (34.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (31.82%) Risk Management
8 11 (25.00%) Firewall
8 11 (25.00%) SIEM
8 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (22.73%) CISA
9 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (22.73%) Project Management
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) CEH
10 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
11 8 (18.18%) Security Management
12 7 (15.91%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (15.91%) LAN
12 7 (15.91%) WAN
12 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (15.91%) Cybercrime
13 6 (13.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco
13 6 (13.64%) C
14 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
14 5 (11.36%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
2 7 (15.91%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) 802.11
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) DPNSS
5 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.27%) IPsec
5 1 (2.27%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (2.27%) QSIG
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) Telepresence
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
3 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Security Manager
2 20 (45.45%) Information Manager
2 20 (45.45%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Information Risk Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 7 (15.91%) IT Manager
3 7 (15.91%) IT Security Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Risk Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) IT Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Governance Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Information Governance Manager
6 4 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Operational Security Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Operations Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Cybercrime
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Shadow IT
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) Information Security
2 24 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (38.64%) Threat Management
4 15 (34.09%) Internal Audit
5 14 (31.82%) Risk Management
6 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (25.00%) SIEM
7 10 (22.73%) Project Management
7 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
9 8 (18.18%) Security Management
10 7 (15.91%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (13.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
12 5 (11.36%) OWASP
12 5 (11.36%) Secure Coding
12 5 (11.36%) System Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) CISM
2 10 (22.73%) CISA
3 9 (20.45%) CEH
4 5 (11.36%) CREST Certified
4 5 (11.36%) Degree
4 5 (11.36%) SANS
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (4.55%) CCNP
6 2 (4.55%) CRISC
6 2 (4.55%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (2.27%) CCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCSE
7 1 (2.27%) CCSP
7 1 (2.27%) CISMP
7 1 (2.27%) CNA
7 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.27%) Novell Certification
7 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (68.18%) PCI DSS
2 15 (34.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.55%) ISO27002
3 2 (4.55%) PA-DSS
4 1 (2.27%) COBIT
4 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) vSphere
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.27%) Snort
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Nessus
1 4 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) IronPort
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Mitel
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia
5 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.27%) Siemens
5 1 (2.27%) Splunk
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago