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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 166 227 227
Rank change year-on-year
+61 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 343 255 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.87% 1.22% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.90% 3.84% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 255 228 208
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
5816 6632 7588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.77% 31.84% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4765 5259 5757
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +33 141 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Surrey +64 69 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Hampshire +18 57 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Kent +35 26 £55,000 +30.95% 2
Oxfordshire +5 12 £55,000 -15.38%
East Sussex - 10 £58,000 -
Buckinghamshire -10 8 £80,000 +52.38%
West Sussex +2 7 £67,500 +37.05%
Home Counties +2 4 £93,750 +4.16%
Middlesex +10 1 £75,000 +42.85% 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 501 (71.37%) Information Security
2 302 (43.02%) CISM
3 285 (40.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 227 (32.34%) PCI DSS
5 201 (28.63%) CISA
6 180 (25.64%) Degree
7 156 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 151 (21.51%) Firewall
9 149 (21.23%) Cybersecurity
10 143 (20.37%) Windows
11 129 (18.38%) CEH
12 125 (17.81%) Finance
13 121 (17.24%) Risk Management
14 109 (15.53%) Linux
15 107 (15.24%) SIEM
16 106 (15.10%) Microsoft
17 105 (14.96%) Network Security
18 99 (14.10%) Security Management
19 98 (13.96%) Computer Science
20 95 (13.53%) Penetration Testing
21 86 (12.25%) Security Cleared
22 85 (12.11%) Unix
23 83 (11.82%) Security Architecture
24 82 (11.68%) Vulnerability Management
25 80 (11.40%) ITIL
26 79 (11.25%) Telecoms
27 77 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
28 75 (10.68%) SC Cleared
28 75 (10.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
29 74 (10.54%) Analytical Skills

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 57 (8.12%) IIS
2 24 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.56%) Apache
4 8 (1.14%) Apache Pig
4 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.00%) IBM Notes
5 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.43%) Drupal
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.43%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 60 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.28%) MS Office
3 5 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) SAP GRC
2 8 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.99%) IaaS
2 13 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.28%) Office 365
4 9 (1.28%) SaaS
5 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 151 (21.51%) Firewall
2 105 (14.96%) Network Security
3 67 (9.54%) TCP/IP
4 41 (5.84%) DNS
4 41 (5.84%) HTTP
5 33 (4.70%) LAN
6 31 (4.42%) Internet
6 31 (4.42%) WAN
7 29 (4.13%) SSL
8 20 (2.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (2.56%) IPv6
10 17 (2.42%) IPv4
10 17 (2.42%) VLAN
11 15 (2.14%) DHCP
11 15 (2.14%) HTTPS
12 14 (1.99%) SMTP
13 12 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (1.71%) DMZ
14 11 (1.57%) FTP
14 11 (1.57%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.99%) MySQL
3 19 (2.71%) Big Data
4 12 (1.71%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.71%) SQLPlus
9 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.28%) GIS
11 1 (0.14%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 125 (17.81%) Finance
2 79 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 59 (8.40%) Legal
4 26 (3.70%) Retail
5 15 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.14%) Electronics
6 8 (1.14%) Marketing
7 7 (1.00%) Banking
7 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.85%) Automotive
8 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.57%) Military
10 3 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (0.43%) French Language
10 3 (0.43%) Games
10 3 (0.43%) German Language
10 3 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (23.36%) Security Manager
2 140 (19.94%) Analyst
3 128 (18.23%) Information Security Manager
4 126 (17.95%) Information Manager
4 126 (17.95%) Security Analyst
5 105 (14.96%) Consultant
6 93 (13.25%) Security Consultant
7 79 (11.25%) Security Engineer
8 70 (9.97%) Architect
9 65 (9.26%) Information Analyst
9 65 (9.26%) Information Security Analyst
10 62 (8.83%) Security Architect
11 32 (4.56%) IT Consultant
11 32 (4.56%) IT Security Consultant
12 31 (4.42%) Governance Manager
12 31 (4.42%) Information Governance Manager
13 29 (4.13%) Compliance Manager
14 28 (3.99%) IT Manager
14 28 (3.99%) IT Security Engineer
14 28 (3.99%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (2.28%) HTML
2 16 (2.28%) Regular Expression
3 11 (1.57%) HTML5
4 10 (1.42%) .NET
4 10 (1.42%) Web Services
5 7 (1.00%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (0.71%) LAMP
6 5 (0.71%) SailPoint
7 4 (0.57%) Apache Flex
7 4 (0.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.57%) JSON
7 4 (0.57%) RESTful
7 4 (0.57%) XML
8 3 (0.43%) ODBC
9 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 156 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 98 (13.96%) Computer Science
3 74 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.99%) Security Operations Centre
5 32 (4.56%) CESG
6 30 (4.27%) Virtual Team
7 28 (3.99%) Cyberthreat
8 25 (3.56%) Cyber Attack
9 24 (3.42%) Cryptography
9 24 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
10 22 (3.13%) PKI
11 21 (2.99%) Cybercrime
12 18 (2.56%) Mathematics
13 17 (2.42%) Driving Licence
14 16 (2.28%) Mobile App
15 12 (1.71%) Smart Energy
16 11 (1.57%) Data Centre
16 11 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 6 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 143 (20.37%) Windows
2 109 (15.53%) Linux
3 85 (12.11%) Unix
4 37 (5.27%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.14%) CentOS
9 8 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.00%) Mac OS
10 7 (1.00%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.57%) Android
11 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.57%) Solaris
12 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (71.37%) Information Security
2 149 (21.23%) Cybersecurity
3 121 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 107 (15.24%) SIEM
5 99 (14.10%) Security Management
6 95 (13.53%) Penetration Testing
7 83 (11.82%) Security Architecture
8 82 (11.68%) Vulnerability Management
9 80 (11.40%) ITIL
10 77 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 75 (10.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 73 (10.40%) Security Operations
13 71 (10.11%) Information Security Management
14 64 (9.12%) Data Protection
15 61 (8.69%) Information Security Governance
16 57 (8.12%) Risk Assessment
17 55 (7.83%) Presales
17 55 (7.83%) TOGAF
18 53 (7.55%) Business Continuity
19 52 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.70%) SQL
2 36 (5.13%) C
3 29 (4.13%) Python
4 18 (2.56%) C#
5 14 (1.99%) C++
5 14 (1.99%) R
6 12 (1.71%) Perl
6 12 (1.71%) PHP
7 10 (1.42%) Java
8 7 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.71%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 302 (43.02%) CISM
2 201 (28.63%) CISA
3 180 (25.64%) Degree
4 129 (18.38%) CEH
5 86 (12.25%) Security Cleared
6 75 (10.68%) SC Cleared
7 62 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
8 53 (7.55%) CRISC
9 51 (7.26%) SANS
10 47 (6.70%) CCNA
11 46 (6.55%) IISP
12 29 (4.13%) CompTIA Security+
12 29 (4.13%) DV Cleared
12 29 (4.13%) Security+ Certification
13 27 (3.85%) CLAS
14 25 (3.56%) CCNP
14 25 (3.56%) CESG Certified Professional
15 23 (3.28%) ISSAP
16 21 (2.99%) GCIH
17 20 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (40.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 227 (32.34%) PCI DSS
3 60 (8.55%) COBIT
4 28 (3.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (3.28%) ISO22301
6 20 (2.85%) ISO 9001
7 19 (2.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 19 (2.71%) RMADS
8 14 (1.99%) ISO27002
9 12 (1.71%) HIPAA
9 12 (1.71%) ISAE 3402
10 11 (1.57%) GPG13
11 8 (1.14%) GxP
12 7 (1.00%) Data Quality
12 7 (1.00%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.71%) COSO
13 5 (0.71%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.71%) QA
13 5 (0.71%) SLA
14 3 (0.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 67 (9.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.28%) Snort
3 15 (2.14%) vSphere
4 11 (1.57%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.00%) BitLocker
6 7 (1.00%) Samba
7 4 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.57%) XenApp
8 3 (0.43%) Xen
9 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (3.85%) Nessus
2 22 (3.13%) RSA Archer
3 18 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.99%) StatsD
5 13 (1.85%) SCCM
6 12 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.57%) Nmap
8 10 (1.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.43%) Nexpose
12 2 (0.28%) Endace
12 2 (0.28%) QRadar
12 2 (0.28%) SCOM
12 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.28%) WSUS
13 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.14%) MIIS
Vendors
1 106 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.69%) Cisco
3 31 (4.42%) Oracle
4 30 (4.27%) Intel Security
5 26 (3.70%) SAP
6 23 (3.28%) Splunk
7 22 (3.13%) Juniper
8 20 (2.85%) ArcSight
8 20 (2.85%) CheckPoint
9 19 (2.71%) VMware
10 18 (2.56%) Qualys
11 17 (2.42%) Intel
12 16 (2.28%) LogRhythm
13 12 (1.71%) Symantec
14 11 (1.57%) BT
14 11 (1.57%) HP
15 9 (1.28%) Citrix
15 9 (1.28%) Tripwire
16 8 (1.14%) EMC
16 8 (1.14%) SevOne
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: bonus, healthcare, pension, car
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlesex
Montash Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 16 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 25 days ago