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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 66 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 21 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.16% 1.46% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.42% 6.32% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 16
Median salary £55,000 £41,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.73% -4.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £51,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
283 253 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.06% 23.15% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 255 212 341
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 3 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +20 1 £58,000 +81.25%
Sevenoaks +10 1 £44,000 -15.38%
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Dartford - 1 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 54 (96.43%) Information Security
2 45 (80.36%) CISM
3 38 (67.86%) Penetration Testing
4 37 (66.07%) PCI DSS
5 31 (55.36%) Threat Management
6 30 (53.57%) Internal Audit
6 30 (53.57%) Risk Management
7 27 (48.21%) Finance
8 18 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (25.00%) OWASP
10 13 (23.21%) Waterfall
10 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.21%) Office 365
11 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (21.43%) Project Management
12 9 (16.07%) Firewall
12 9 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (14.29%) Security Management
13 8 (14.29%) Security Operations
14 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (12.50%) Cybercrime
14 7 (12.50%) CISA
14 7 (12.50%) SIEM
15 6 (10.71%) CEH
15 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
15 6 (10.71%) Windows
15 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
16 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Office 365
2 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) 802.11
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) DPNSS
5 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) MPLS
5 1 (1.79%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) QSIG
5 1 (1.79%) SNMP
5 1 (1.79%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) WLAN
General
1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Security Manager
2 25 (44.64%) Information Manager
2 25 (44.64%) Information Security Manager
3 16 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 16 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Information Risk Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Risk Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Governance Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Information Governance Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) CISSP Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) IT Security Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Cybercrime
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.79%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (96.43%) Information Security
2 38 (67.86%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (55.36%) Threat Management
4 30 (53.57%) Internal Audit
4 30 (53.57%) Risk Management
5 14 (25.00%) OWASP
5 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.21%) Waterfall
7 12 (21.43%) Project Management
8 9 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (14.29%) Security Management
9 8 (14.29%) Security Operations
10 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (12.50%) SIEM
11 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (8.93%) ISMS
13 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (80.36%) CISM
2 7 (12.50%) CISA
3 6 (10.71%) CEH
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.14%) SANS
5 3 (5.36%) CREST Certified
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (3.57%) CCNP
6 2 (3.57%) CRISC
6 2 (3.57%) IISP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) CCSA
7 1 (1.79%) CCSE
7 1 (1.79%) CCSP
7 1 (1.79%) CNA
7 1 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.79%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.79%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (66.07%) PCI DSS
2 18 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.79%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
2 3 (5.36%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.79%) Snort
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Nessus
1 3 (5.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.57%) MIIS
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
3 3 (5.36%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) IronPort
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Mitel
5 1 (1.79%) Nokia
5 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.79%) Siemens
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago