The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / South East
Rank 219 194 243
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +49
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 179 308 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 1.59% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.39% 5.04% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 148 257 190
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,756 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4080 6111 6686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.94% 31.50% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 4956 5210
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISSP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the South East

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the South East

CISSP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 90 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Hampshire +20 36 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +32 23 £55,000 -7.56% 2
Surrey +12 20 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Kent 0 13 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex +14 8 £60,000 -25.00%
Oxfordshire -3 7 £65,000 +13.04% 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 163 (44.54%) Information Security
2 159 (43.44%) CISM
3 132 (36.07%) CISA
4 122 (33.33%) SIEM
5 118 (32.24%) Cybersecurity
6 111 (30.33%) Windows
7 109 (29.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 108 (29.51%) Active Directory
9 107 (29.23%) CEH
10 94 (25.68%) Firewall
11 83 (22.68%) PCI DSS
12 78 (21.31%) Security Operations
13 75 (20.49%) TCP/IP
14 71 (19.40%) Linux
15 69 (18.85%) Management Information System
16 67 (18.31%) SQL Server
17 66 (18.03%) Analytics
18 65 (17.76%) Degree
18 65 (17.76%) SQL
19 63 (17.21%) ITIL
19 63 (17.21%) SANS
20 60 (16.39%) Intrusion Detection
21 57 (15.57%) Security Cleared
22 55 (15.03%) Risk Management
23 53 (14.48%) Security Management
23 53 (14.48%) Network Security
23 53 (14.48%) Vulnerability Management
23 53 (14.48%) Windows Server
24 51 (13.93%) Microsoft
25 47 (12.84%) Security Monitoring

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (12.57%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (8.20%) IIS
3 14 (3.83%) WebLogic
3 14 (3.83%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.28%) Apache
4 12 (3.28%) IBM Notes
4 12 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.27%) CMS
5 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.28%) MS Office
3 11 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.91%) SaaS
3 6 (1.64%) IaaS
3 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.27%) G Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (25.68%) Firewall
2 75 (20.49%) TCP/IP
3 60 (16.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 53 (14.48%) Network Security
5 37 (10.11%) HTTP
6 23 (6.28%) HTTPS
7 17 (4.64%) DNS
7 17 (4.64%) LAN
7 17 (4.64%) WAN
8 12 (3.28%) SSL
9 10 (2.73%) Internet
9 10 (2.73%) Wireshark
10 9 (2.46%) SSH
11 7 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.64%) SMTP
12 6 (1.64%) VPN
12 6 (1.64%) Wireless
13 5 (1.37%) DHCP
14 4 (1.09%) FTP
14 4 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.83%) Big Data
3 23 (6.28%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.64%) InfluxDB
5 12 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.55%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.55%) DB2
6 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.55%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.55%) MySQL
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.91%) JIRA
General
1 45 (12.30%) Finance
2 33 (9.02%) German Language
3 32 (8.74%) French Language
4 27 (7.38%) Telecoms
5 24 (6.56%) Spanish Language
6 23 (6.28%) Legal
7 20 (5.46%) Games
8 16 (4.37%) Dutch Language
8 16 (4.37%) Italian Language
9 8 (2.19%) Portuguese Language
10 6 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.64%) Marketing
11 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.82%) Banking
11 3 (0.82%) Military
11 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.55%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) Retail
13 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (25.14%) Analyst
2 63 (17.21%) Security Analyst
3 55 (15.03%) Security Engineer
4 44 (12.02%) Support Engineer
5 42 (11.48%) Security Manager
6 33 (9.02%) Consultant
7 26 (7.10%) Architect
7 26 (7.10%) Security Consultant
7 26 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (6.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 24 (6.56%) SOC Analyst
9 23 (6.28%) Applications Support
9 23 (6.28%) IT Engineer
9 23 (6.28%) IT Security Engineer
9 23 (6.28%) Security Support Engineer
9 23 (6.28%) Senior Security Analyst
10 20 (5.46%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 19 (5.19%) SIEM Analyst
11 19 (5.19%) Technical Support
12 17 (4.64%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.83%) .NET
1 14 (3.83%) ZeroMQ
2 13 (3.55%) Web Services
3 12 (3.28%) JSON
4 10 (2.73%) Regular Expression
5 7 (1.91%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.55%) JCE
6 2 (0.55%) OAuth
6 2 (0.55%) XML
7 1 (0.27%) Middleware
7 1 (0.27%) RESTful
7 1 (0.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (18.85%) Management Information System
2 45 (12.30%) Computer Science
3 38 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (9.84%) Cyberthreat
5 33 (9.02%) Security Operations Centre
6 27 (7.38%) Cyber Attack
7 20 (5.46%) PKI
8 14 (3.83%) Data Centre
9 13 (3.55%) CESG
9 13 (3.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (2.19%) Fintech
11 8 (2.19%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.91%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
13 5 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
14 4 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 111 (30.33%) Windows
2 71 (19.40%) Linux
3 53 (14.48%) Windows Server
4 36 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (9.56%) CentOS
6 31 (8.47%) Unix
7 22 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (4.37%) Mac OS
9 12 (3.28%) Windows NT
9 12 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.09%) NetWare
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
11 1 (0.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (44.54%) Information Security
2 122 (33.33%) SIEM
3 118 (32.24%) Cybersecurity
4 78 (21.31%) Security Operations
5 66 (18.03%) Analytics
6 63 (17.21%) ITIL
7 55 (15.03%) Risk Management
8 53 (14.48%) Security Management
8 53 (14.48%) Vulnerability Management
9 47 (12.84%) Security Monitoring
10 45 (12.30%) Penetration Testing
11 44 (12.02%) Project Management
12 38 (10.38%) Presales
13 37 (10.11%) Mentoring
14 32 (8.74%) Information Security Management
14 32 (8.74%) Service Delivery
15 29 (7.92%) ISMS
15 29 (7.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 28 (7.65%) IT Audit
17 27 (7.38%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.76%) SQL
2 21 (5.74%) C
2 21 (5.74%) Java
3 9 (2.46%) Python
4 7 (1.91%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.55%) C++
5 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.55%) Perl
5 2 (0.55%) PHP
5 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.27%) C#
6 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 159 (43.44%) CISM
2 132 (36.07%) CISA
3 107 (29.23%) CEH
4 65 (17.76%) Degree
5 63 (17.21%) SANS
6 57 (15.57%) Security Cleared
7 44 (12.02%) GCIA
7 44 (12.02%) SC Cleared
8 39 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (7.92%) CCNA
10 28 (7.65%) CompTIA Security+
10 28 (7.65%) GCIH
10 28 (7.65%) Security+ Certification
11 20 (5.46%) MCSE
11 20 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (4.92%) IISP
13 16 (4.37%) MCP
14 15 (4.10%) BPSS Clearance
14 15 (4.10%) ISSAP
15 14 (3.83%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (29.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (22.68%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.65%) COBIT
4 19 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (3.55%) SLA
6 12 (3.28%) ISO27002
7 9 (2.46%) GPG13
8 5 (1.37%) JSP 440
9 4 (1.09%) GDPR
10 3 (0.82%) COSO
10 3 (0.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.55%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.27%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.27%) ISO27005
12 1 (0.27%) SAS 70
System Software
1 108 (29.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.73%) Samba
3 9 (2.46%) ProxySG
4 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.91%) Snort
6 5 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.55%) HDFS
7 2 (0.55%) Xen
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (9.02%) Nessus
2 22 (6.01%) Grafana
3 15 (4.10%) SCCM
4 12 (3.28%) Endace
4 12 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.64%) QRadar
6 5 (1.37%) Graphite
6 5 (1.37%) Kibana
6 5 (1.37%) Nmap
7 4 (1.09%) EnCase
7 4 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.09%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.82%) FTK
8 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.55%) Nagios
9 2 (0.55%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.27%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.29%) LogRhythm
2 34 (9.29%) Splunk
3 29 (7.92%) Cisco
4 24 (6.56%) ArcSight
4 24 (6.56%) CheckPoint
5 21 (5.74%) Juniper
5 21 (5.74%) Oracle
6 20 (5.46%) Intel Security
7 15 (4.10%) Google
8 14 (3.83%) Apple
8 14 (3.83%) VMware
9 13 (3.55%) Blue Coat
10 12 (3.28%) Lotus
10 12 (3.28%) Novell
10 12 (3.28%) Symantec
11 11 (3.01%) Fujitsu
11 11 (3.01%) Qualys
12 10 (2.73%) Fortinet
12 10 (2.73%) Palo Alto
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000-£95,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-40,000k base and strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000 base (plus competitive package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £34k + up to 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
GSA Techsource Ltd
Salary: £70k - 80k per annum, Benefits: £7200 travel
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago