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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 46 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.69% 2.12% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 5.19% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £80,000 £48,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.10% +13.37%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
63 154 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.72% 40.85% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 143 63
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) X.400
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DMZ
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) X.400
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft