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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 63 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.50% 0.98% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% 4.41% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £46,250 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.55% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
143 68 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.66% 22.30% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 131 63 129
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Managing Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (50.00%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago