The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 57 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.41% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £54,375 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
CISSP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
145 68 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.96% 23.45% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 136 62 81
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £19,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CISSP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) CEH
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) CRISC
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Games
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Managing Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 3 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (22.22%) GPEN
4 2 (22.22%) GCIA
4 2 (22.22%) GCIH
5 1 (11.11%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nessus
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee
3 2 (22.22%) Websense
3 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk