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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 210 244 230
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 280 197 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 0.91% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 2.82% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 208 151 215
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
CISSP
England

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
7559 6980 7863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.40% 32.12% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5738 5636 6736
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +42 126 £45,000 -18.18% 10
Hampshire +1 65 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Surrey +6 55 £53,750 +13.15% 4
Kent +10 18 £42,000 -1.17%
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £52,500 +10.52%
Middlesex -1 1 £32,500 -43.72%
East Sussex -28 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £33,500 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 228 (45.69%) Information Security
2 218 (43.69%) CISM
3 182 (36.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 175 (35.07%) Degree
5 158 (31.66%) Windows
6 133 (26.65%) Linux
7 132 (26.45%) CISA
8 123 (24.65%) ITIL
9 121 (24.25%) Firewall
10 109 (21.84%) Security Cleared
11 107 (21.44%) PCI DSS
12 104 (20.84%) Management Information System
13 103 (20.64%) Network Security
14 94 (18.84%) Microsoft
15 91 (18.24%) Risk Management
16 82 (16.43%) SQL
17 77 (15.43%) COBIT
18 76 (15.23%) Finance
19 71 (14.23%) Penetration Testing
20 69 (13.83%) UNIX
21 68 (13.63%) MS Excel
21 68 (13.63%) Internet
22 64 (12.83%) Cisco
23 62 (12.42%) Cisco Certification
23 62 (12.42%) TCP/IP
24 57 (11.42%) PRINCE2
24 57 (11.42%) CEH
25 54 (10.82%) Information Assurance
26 52 (10.42%) PCI QSA
27 51 (10.22%) RMADS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (9.02%) IIS
2 14 (2.81%) Apache
3 12 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.20%) Lync
5 5 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (13.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.80%) MS Office
3 6 (1.20%) MS Project
4 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) RMDS
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.80%) SaaS
3 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 121 (24.25%) Firewall
2 103 (20.64%) Network Security
3 68 (13.63%) Internet
4 62 (12.42%) TCP/IP
5 49 (9.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 42 (8.42%) LAN
7 41 (8.22%) WAN
8 33 (6.61%) DNS
9 29 (5.81%) VPN
10 28 (5.61%) DHCP
11 19 (3.81%) Broadband
12 16 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (2.81%) IPX
13 14 (2.81%) IPv6
14 12 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (2.20%) X.509
15 11 (2.20%) BGP
15 11 (2.20%) IP Telephony
16 10 (2.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.21%) MySQL
3 16 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.40%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.60%) AppScan
General
1 76 (15.23%) Finance
2 44 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.61%) Law
4 16 (3.21%) German Language
5 15 (3.01%) Legal
6 14 (2.81%) Retail
7 10 (2.00%) Banking
8 8 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.40%) Marketing
10 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.80%) Local Government
11 4 (0.80%) French Language
12 3 (0.60%) Advertising
13 2 (0.40%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 127 (25.45%) Consultant
2 116 (23.25%) Security Consultant
3 82 (16.43%) Analyst
4 76 (15.23%) Security Analyst
5 58 (11.62%) Security Engineer
6 47 (9.42%) Architect
7 34 (6.81%) Security Architect
8 33 (6.61%) Senior Security Analyst
8 33 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (6.01%) Security Manager
10 29 (5.81%) Security Advisor
11 27 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
11 27 (5.41%) IT Consultant
12 26 (5.21%) Network Engineer
12 26 (5.21%) Information Security Consultant
13 25 (5.01%) Information Manager
13 25 (5.01%) Support Engineer
14 23 (4.61%) Security Specialist
15 22 (4.41%) Information Security Manager
16 19 (3.81%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.61%) Web Services
2 14 (2.81%) HTML
2 14 (2.81%) .NET
3 10 (2.00%) LAMP
4 8 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.40%) Regular Expression
6 5 (1.00%) Middleware
7 4 (0.80%) XML Schema
7 4 (0.80%) XML
8 3 (0.60%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.40%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.40%) Lucene
9 2 (0.40%) JCE
9 2 (0.40%) JSP
10 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 104 (20.84%) Management Information System
2 51 (10.22%) RMADS
3 48 (9.62%) CESG
4 47 (9.42%) Computer Science
5 35 (7.01%) PKI
6 27 (5.41%) CESG CLAS
7 19 (3.81%) Cryptography
8 17 (3.41%) EFT
8 17 (3.41%) Smartphone
9 14 (2.81%) Open Source
10 12 (2.40%) Smartcard
11 10 (2.00%) Clustering
12 6 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.20%) Blog
12 6 (1.20%) Kindle
13 5 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.60%) NHS
14 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.40%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 158 (31.66%) Windows
2 133 (26.65%) Linux
3 69 (13.83%) UNIX
4 22 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (4.01%) AIX
6 16 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.81%) Windows 8
8 12 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.40%) Solaris
9 10 (2.00%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.20%) CentOS
12 4 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.40%) HPUX
13 2 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (45.69%) Information Security
2 123 (24.65%) ITIL
3 91 (18.24%) Risk Management
4 71 (14.23%) Penetration Testing
5 57 (11.42%) PRINCE2
6 54 (10.82%) Information Assurance
7 50 (10.02%) Risk Analysis
7 50 (10.02%) SIEM
8 49 (9.82%) Security Management
9 48 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 45 (9.02%) SOA
11 40 (8.02%) Vulnerability Management
12 39 (7.82%) Security Architecture
12 39 (7.82%) ISMS
13 34 (6.81%) CRAMM
13 34 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (6.61%) Security Testing
15 32 (6.41%) Project Management
16 27 (5.41%) Incident Management
17 23 (4.61%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.43%) SQL
2 21 (4.21%) Python
2 21 (4.21%) PHP
3 19 (3.81%) Ruby
4 18 (3.61%) Bash Shell
5 15 (3.01%) C
6 10 (2.00%) Java
6 10 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.40%) Perl
7 7 (1.40%) C#
7 7 (1.40%) C++
7 7 (1.40%) VBScript
8 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.40%) PowerHouse
9 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 218 (43.69%) CISM
2 175 (35.07%) Degree
3 132 (26.45%) CISA
4 109 (21.84%) Security Cleared
5 62 (12.42%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (11.42%) CEH
7 52 (10.42%) PCI QSA
8 46 (9.22%) SC Cleared
9 42 (8.42%) CCNP
10 27 (5.41%) CCNA
10 27 (5.41%) CCSE
10 27 (5.41%) CCSA
11 22 (4.41%) CCIE
12 20 (4.01%) MCSE
12 20 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (3.81%) MBA
13 19 (3.81%) DV Cleared
14 17 (3.41%) JNCIA
15 16 (3.21%) CCSP
16 15 (3.01%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (36.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (21.44%) PCI DSS
3 77 (15.43%) COBIT
4 44 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (5.61%) JSP 440
6 24 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 13 (2.61%) COSO
8 12 (2.40%) ISO 9001
9 7 (1.40%) HIPAA
10 5 (1.00%) SLA
11 4 (0.80%) GPG13
12 3 (0.60%) QA
13 2 (0.40%) BS7799
14 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.20%) TickIT
14 1 (0.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 32 (6.41%) Snort
2 29 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.80%) ProxySG
4 9 (1.80%) Nmap
5 8 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (1.60%) UAG
5 8 (1.60%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (2.81%) Nessus
2 10 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (1.80%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.83%) Cisco
3 45 (9.02%) CheckPoint
4 37 (7.41%) Juniper
5 29 (5.81%) Blue Coat
6 28 (5.61%) F5
7 25 (5.01%) McAfee
8 24 (4.81%) Oracle
9 18 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.01%) VMware
11 14 (2.81%) Qualys
12 11 (2.20%) Sourcefire
13 9 (1.80%) Sophos
13 9 (1.80%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.40%) Apple
14 7 (1.40%) HP
14 7 (1.40%) Imperva
14 7 (1.40%) Tufin
15 6 (1.20%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.20%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £45000 per annum + car and 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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