The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 203 272 221
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -51
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 273 179 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 0.81% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 2.48% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 206 139 225
Average salary £51,250 £52,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7637 7211 7950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.69% 32.69% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5887 5806 6833
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +44 105 £45,000 -25.00% 9
Hampshire +10 69 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Surrey +2 58 £62,500 +31.57% 6
Kent +1 19 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 9 £55,000 +15.78% 1
West Sussex - 4 £44,250 -
Middlesex +8 2 £32,500 -43.96%
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 221 (47.42%) Information Security
2 208 (44.64%) CISM
3 173 (37.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 166 (35.62%) Degree
5 144 (30.90%) Windows
6 125 (26.82%) CISA
7 121 (25.97%) Linux
8 118 (25.32%) ITIL
9 109 (23.39%) PCI DSS
10 107 (22.96%) Firewall
11 106 (22.75%) Security Cleared
12 92 (19.74%) Microsoft
13 89 (19.10%) Management Information System
14 86 (18.45%) Risk Management
15 80 (17.17%) Network Security
16 76 (16.31%) SQL
17 72 (15.45%) Finance
18 69 (14.81%) Internet
18 69 (14.81%) COBIT
19 66 (14.16%) MS Excel
20 59 (12.66%) Cisco
20 59 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
20 59 (12.66%) Penetration Testing
20 59 (12.66%) PCI QSA
21 57 (12.23%) UNIX
22 56 (12.02%) Information Assurance
23 54 (11.59%) SIEM
23 54 (11.59%) CEH
24 52 (11.16%) TCP/IP
25 50 (10.73%) RMADS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 42 (9.01%) IIS
2 12 (2.58%) Apache
3 11 (2.36%) Lync
4 10 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 66 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.50%) MS Office
3 6 (1.29%) MS Project
4 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) RMDS
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.86%) SaaS
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (22.96%) Firewall
2 80 (17.17%) Network Security
3 69 (14.81%) Internet
4 52 (11.16%) TCP/IP
5 40 (8.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 39 (8.37%) LAN
7 38 (8.15%) WAN
8 28 (6.01%) DHCP
8 28 (6.01%) DNS
9 27 (5.79%) VPN
10 19 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (3.43%) Broadband
12 14 (3.00%) IPX
12 14 (3.00%) IPv6
12 14 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (2.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (2.58%) tcpdump
15 11 (2.36%) IP Telephony
16 10 (2.15%) BGP
17 9 (1.93%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.94%) MySQL
2 22 (4.72%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (2.58%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.64%) AppScan
General
1 72 (15.45%) Finance
2 44 (9.44%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.65%) Law
4 17 (3.65%) Legal
5 13 (2.79%) Retail
6 11 (2.36%) German Language
7 8 (1.72%) Banking
7 8 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.07%) Advertising
10 4 (0.86%) Marketing
11 3 (0.64%) French Language
11 3 (0.64%) Local Government
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (24.89%) Consultant
2 105 (22.53%) Security Consultant
3 70 (15.02%) Analyst
4 64 (13.73%) Security Analyst
5 62 (13.30%) Security Engineer
6 44 (9.44%) Architect
7 34 (7.30%) Security Architect
8 31 (6.65%) Security Manager
9 30 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (6.44%) Senior Security Analyst
10 28 (6.01%) Information Security Consultant
11 27 (5.79%) Security Advisor
12 25 (5.36%) Network Engineer
13 24 (5.15%) Security Specialist
14 22 (4.72%) IT Consultant
14 22 (4.72%) IT Security Consultant
15 21 (4.51%) Implementation Specialist
16 20 (4.29%) Support Engineer
17 19 (4.08%) Information Security Specialist
17 19 (4.08%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.22%) .NET
2 14 (3.00%) HTML
3 12 (2.58%) Web Services
4 10 (2.15%) LAMP
5 8 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.07%) Middleware
7 4 (0.86%) XML Schema
7 4 (0.86%) XML
7 4 (0.86%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.64%) JSP
8 3 (0.64%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.43%) JCE
9 2 (0.43%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.21%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 89 (19.10%) Management Information System
2 50 (10.73%) RMADS
3 47 (10.09%) CESG
4 37 (7.94%) PKI
4 37 (7.94%) Computer Science
5 26 (5.58%) CESG CLAS
6 21 (4.51%) EFT
7 17 (3.65%) Cryptography
8 15 (3.22%) Open Source
9 14 (3.00%) Smartphone
10 10 (2.15%) Clustering
10 10 (2.15%) Smartcard
11 6 (1.29%) Kindle
11 6 (1.29%) Blog
12 3 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.64%) SCADA
12 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.64%) NHS
13 2 (0.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 144 (30.90%) Windows
2 121 (25.97%) Linux
3 57 (12.23%) UNIX
4 23 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.86%) AIX
6 14 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.00%) Windows 8
7 12 (2.58%) Solaris
7 12 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.15%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.15%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.15%) CentOS
9 9 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (47.42%) Information Security
2 118 (25.32%) ITIL
3 86 (18.45%) Risk Management
4 59 (12.66%) Penetration Testing
5 56 (12.02%) Information Assurance
6 54 (11.59%) SIEM
7 49 (10.52%) PRINCE2
8 48 (10.30%) Risk Analysis
9 44 (9.44%) Security Management
10 42 (9.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 41 (8.80%) SOA
12 37 (7.94%) ISMS
13 34 (7.30%) Security Architecture
13 34 (7.30%) Project Management
14 32 (6.87%) CRAMM
15 31 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (6.44%) Security Testing
16 30 (6.44%) Vulnerability Management
17 24 (5.15%) Cyber Security
18 22 (4.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.31%) SQL
2 26 (5.58%) Python
3 25 (5.36%) PHP
4 24 (5.15%) Ruby
5 22 (4.72%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.79%) C
7 11 (2.36%) Java
7 11 (2.36%) Perl
8 10 (2.15%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.50%) C#
9 7 (1.50%) C++
9 7 (1.50%) VBScript
10 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.43%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 208 (44.64%) CISM
2 166 (35.62%) Degree
3 125 (26.82%) CISA
4 106 (22.75%) Security Cleared
5 59 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (12.66%) PCI QSA
6 54 (11.59%) CEH
7 44 (9.44%) SC Cleared
8 41 (8.80%) CCNP
9 27 (5.79%) CCNA
10 23 (4.94%) CCSE
10 23 (4.94%) CCSA
10 23 (4.94%) MBA
11 19 (4.08%) MCSE
11 19 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (4.08%) CCIE
12 17 (3.65%) DV Cleared
13 16 (3.43%) CCSP
14 12 (2.58%) OSCP
14 12 (2.58%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (37.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 109 (23.39%) PCI DSS
3 69 (14.81%) COBIT
4 37 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (5.79%) JSP 440
6 20 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 11 (2.36%) HIPAA
8 10 (2.15%) ISO 9001
8 10 (2.15%) COSO
9 5 (1.07%) BS25999
9 5 (1.07%) GPG13
10 4 (0.86%) SLA
10 4 (0.86%) QA
11 2 (0.43%) BS7799
12 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.21%) TickIT
12 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 36 (7.73%) Snort
2 32 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.58%) Nmap
5 10 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.93%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.72%) UAG
7 8 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.86%) vSphere
8 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.22%) Nessus
2 9 (1.93%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 92 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.66%) Cisco
3 38 (8.15%) CheckPoint
4 32 (6.87%) Juniper
5 24 (5.15%) Blue Coat
5 24 (5.15%) F5
6 22 (4.72%) Red Hat
7 20 (4.29%) McAfee
8 19 (4.08%) Oracle
9 16 (3.43%) VMware
10 15 (3.22%) Sophos
11 11 (2.36%) Imperva
11 11 (2.36%) Sourcefire
12 9 (1.93%) Fujitsu
12 9 (1.93%) LogRhythm
13 8 (1.72%) Tufin
13 8 (1.72%) Qualys
14 7 (1.50%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.50%) Splunk
15 6 (1.29%) Tripwire
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + + CAR + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excelent
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 11 days ago