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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 44 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.99% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
91 109 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.93% 23.54% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 77 104 95
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CESG
3 3 (50.00%) CEH
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) X.400
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Nessus
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) X.400
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CESG
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CEH
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (33.33%) GPEN
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) GCIA
2 2 (33.33%) GCIH
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Websense
3 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
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