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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 208 256 215
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -41
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 268 180 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 0.81% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 2.47% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 204 139 225
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,350 £70,000 £74,100
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
7582 7288 7958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.61% 32.85% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5865 5879 6836
Average salary £42,781 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +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 23 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 23 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 +36 100 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Hampshire +6 68 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Surrey +18 62 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Kent +6 16 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £55,000 +15.78%
West Sussex - 4 £44,250 -
Middlesex +9 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 23 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.

1 216 (46.65%) Information Security
2 208 (44.92%) CISM
3 168 (36.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 159 (34.34%) Degree
5 134 (28.94%) Windows
6 123 (26.57%) CISA
7 116 (25.05%) ITIL
8 114 (24.62%) Linux
9 108 (23.33%) PCI DSS
10 107 (23.11%) Security Cleared
11 104 (22.46%) Firewall
12 90 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 84 (18.14%) Risk Management
14 83 (17.93%) Management Information System
15 76 (16.41%) Network Security
16 72 (15.55%) Finance
17 71 (15.33%) SQL
18 66 (14.25%) Internet
19 65 (14.04%) COBIT
20 64 (13.82%) MS Excel
21 61 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
22 59 (12.74%) Cisco
23 58 (12.53%) PCI QSA
24 56 (12.10%) Information Assurance
25 55 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
26 54 (11.66%) UNIX
27 53 (11.45%) CEH
28 52 (11.23%) SIEM
29 50 (10.80%) RMADS
29 50 (10.80%) TCP/IP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 41 (8.86%) IIS
2 12 (2.59%) Apache
3 11 (2.38%) Lync
4 9 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 64 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.30%) MS Project
2 6 (1.30%) MS Office
3 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) RMDS
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (22.46%) Firewall
2 76 (16.41%) Network Security
3 66 (14.25%) Internet
4 50 (10.80%) TCP/IP
5 38 (8.21%) LAN
6 37 (7.99%) WAN
6 37 (7.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 27 (5.83%) DHCP
7 27 (5.83%) DNS
8 26 (5.62%) VPN
9 20 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (3.46%) Broadband
11 14 (3.02%) IPX
11 14 (3.02%) IPv6
11 14 (3.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (3.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 13 (2.81%) tcpdump
13 11 (2.38%) IP Telephony
14 10 (2.16%) BGP
15 9 (1.94%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.75%) MySQL
2 19 (4.10%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (2.81%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.65%) AppScan
General
1 72 (15.55%) Finance
2 46 (9.94%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.48%) Law
4 17 (3.67%) Legal
5 13 (2.81%) Retail
6 10 (2.16%) German Language
7 8 (1.73%) Banking
7 8 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.08%) Advertising
10 4 (0.86%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) Local Government
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (24.62%) Consultant
2 102 (22.03%) Security Consultant
3 68 (14.69%) Analyst
4 64 (13.82%) Security Engineer
5 61 (13.17%) Security Analyst
6 47 (10.15%) Architect
7 37 (7.99%) Security Architect
8 33 (7.13%) Security Manager
9 28 (6.05%) Senior Security Analyst
9 28 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (5.83%) Information Security Consultant
11 26 (5.62%) Security Advisor
12 25 (5.40%) Security Specialist
12 25 (5.40%) Network Engineer
13 21 (4.54%) Implementation Specialist
14 20 (4.32%) Support Engineer
15 19 (4.10%) IT Consultant
15 19 (4.10%) IT Security Consultant
15 19 (4.10%) Information Manager
16 18 (3.89%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.24%) .NET
2 14 (3.02%) HTML
3 11 (2.38%) Web Services
4 9 (1.94%) LAMP
5 8 (1.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.08%) Middleware
7 4 (0.86%) XML
7 4 (0.86%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.65%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.65%) JSP
8 3 (0.65%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.43%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.43%) JCE
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.93%) Management Information System
2 50 (10.80%) RMADS
3 45 (9.72%) CESG
4 37 (7.99%) PKI
5 35 (7.56%) Computer Science
6 25 (5.40%) CESG CLAS
7 21 (4.54%) EFT
8 16 (3.46%) Cryptography
9 15 (3.24%) Open Source
10 14 (3.02%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.94%) Clustering
11 9 (1.94%) Smartcard
12 6 (1.30%) Blog
13 5 (1.08%) Kindle
14 4 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.65%) SCADA
15 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.65%) NHS
15 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 134 (28.94%) Windows
2 114 (24.62%) Linux
3 54 (11.66%) UNIX
4 23 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.24%) AIX
6 13 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.81%) Windows 8
7 12 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.59%) Solaris
8 11 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 11 (2.38%) CentOS
9 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.94%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.86%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (46.65%) Information Security
2 116 (25.05%) ITIL
3 84 (18.14%) Risk Management
4 56 (12.10%) Information Assurance
5 55 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
6 52 (11.23%) SIEM
7 47 (10.15%) PRINCE2
8 46 (9.94%) Risk Analysis
9 43 (9.29%) Security Management
10 40 (8.64%) SOA
10 40 (8.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 36 (7.78%) ISMS
11 36 (7.78%) Security Architecture
12 34 (7.34%) Project Management
13 31 (6.70%) CRAMM
14 30 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (6.26%) Vulnerability Management
16 28 (6.05%) Security Testing
17 25 (5.40%) Cyber Security
18 21 (4.54%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.33%) SQL
2 27 (5.83%) Python
3 26 (5.62%) PHP
4 25 (5.40%) Ruby
5 23 (4.97%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.81%) C
7 12 (2.59%) Perl
8 11 (2.38%) Java
9 10 (2.16%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.51%) C#
10 7 (1.51%) C++
10 7 (1.51%) VBScript
11 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 208 (44.92%) CISM
2 159 (34.34%) Degree
3 123 (26.57%) CISA
4 107 (23.11%) Security Cleared
5 61 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (12.53%) PCI QSA
7 53 (11.45%) CEH
8 46 (9.94%) SC Cleared
9 42 (9.07%) CCNP
10 29 (6.26%) CCNA
11 23 (4.97%) MBA
12 21 (4.54%) CCSE
12 21 (4.54%) CCSA
13 19 (4.10%) CCIE
14 18 (3.89%) MCSE
14 18 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (3.89%) DV Cleared
15 16 (3.46%) CCSP
16 13 (2.81%) OSCP
16 13 (2.81%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (36.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (23.33%) PCI DSS
3 65 (14.04%) COBIT
4 34 (7.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (5.62%) JSP 440
6 18 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 12 (2.59%) HIPAA
8 10 (2.16%) COSO
9 9 (1.94%) ISO 9001
10 6 (1.30%) BS25999
11 4 (0.86%) GPG13
11 4 (0.86%) SLA
11 4 (0.86%) QA
12 2 (0.43%) BS7799
13 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.22%) TickIT
13 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 37 (7.99%) Snort
2 32 (6.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.81%) Nmap
5 10 (2.16%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.94%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.73%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (1.73%) UAG
8 4 (0.86%) vSphere
8 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (3.46%) Nessus
2 9 (1.94%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.74%) Cisco
3 35 (7.56%) CheckPoint
4 31 (6.70%) Juniper
5 23 (4.97%) Red Hat
5 23 (4.97%) F5
6 22 (4.75%) Blue Coat
7 20 (4.32%) McAfee
8 17 (3.67%) Oracle
9 16 (3.46%) Sophos
9 16 (3.46%) VMware
10 12 (2.59%) Imperva
11 11 (2.38%) Sourcefire
12 9 (1.94%) Fujitsu
13 8 (1.73%) Tufin
14 7 (1.51%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.51%) Splunk
14 7 (1.51%) LogRhythm
14 7 (1.51%) Qualys
15 6 (1.30%) Tripwire
Tadworth, Surrey
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Weybridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago