The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 629 653 605
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -48
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.014% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.034% 0.056% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +57.89%
ISSAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11629 12565 11690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.14% 25.67% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 10213 9563
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISSAP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP across the London region.

ISSAP Salary Trend in London

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP.

1 22 (100.00%) CISSP
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) CISM
2 15 (68.18%) ISSMP
3 13 (59.09%) Security Management
4 11 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) COBIT
4 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 10 (45.45%) Law
6 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) CEH
7 5 (22.73%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) X.509
7 5 (22.73%) SSCP
7 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
7 5 (22.73%) ISSEP
7 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
8 4 (18.18%) SABSA
8 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
10 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (9.09%) Mathematics

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) X.509
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
General
1 10 (45.45%) Law
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Information Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (59.09%) Security Management
3 11 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
5 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) SABSA
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (68.18%) CISM
2 15 (68.18%) ISSMP
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) CEH
4 5 (22.73%) SSCP
4 5 (22.73%) ISSEP
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) COBIT
1 11 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint