The table below looks at the statistics for ISSEP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSEP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISC2 ISSEP)
Rank 649 654 650
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.047% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £80,000 £83,750 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +8.06%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - -
ISSEP
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
10654 10734 10952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.02% 25.76% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8900 8762 8771
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISSEP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ISSEP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISSEP
Salary Trend in London

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

ISSEP Salary Trend in London

ISSEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSEP 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 ISSEP.

1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
1 19 (100.00%) CISA
1 19 (100.00%) CISM
2 18 (94.74%) ITIL
3 16 (84.21%) Information Security
4 15 (78.95%) Information Security Management
4 15 (78.95%) Security Management
4 15 (78.95%) Risk Management
5 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (57.89%) SaaS
6 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
6 10 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
8 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
8 8 (42.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (31.58%) SIEM
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Unix
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
10 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (26.32%) OWASP
10 5 (26.32%) CGEIT
10 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) SDLC
11 4 (21.05%) Secure Coding
11 4 (21.05%) CLAS

ISSEP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSEP 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 ISSEP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) SaaS
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Information Manager
2 10 (52.63%) Security Manager
3 9 (47.37%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance Manager
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Assurance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) PKI
3 3 (15.79%) CESG
3 3 (15.79%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) ITIL
2 16 (84.21%) Information Security
3 15 (78.95%) Information Security Management
3 15 (78.95%) Risk Management
3 15 (78.95%) Security Management
4 10 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
6 6 (31.58%) SIEM
7 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (26.32%) OWASP
7 5 (26.32%) SDLC
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (21.05%) Secure Coding
9 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) ERP
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
9 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CISA
1 19 (100.00%) CISM
1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) CGEIT
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CLAS
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) GCED
5 1 (5.26%) GSEC
5 1 (5.26%) ISACA
5 1 (5.26%) ISSAP
5 1 (5.26%) ISSMP
5 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
3 8 (42.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (21.05%) HIPAA
4 4 (21.05%) ISAE 3402
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP