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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 217 213 244
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 265 282 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 3.80% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 240 211 144
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
6672 7415 6792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.66% 33.28% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5293 5643 5467
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -16 104 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Hampshire +10 50 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Buckinghamshire +23 46 £52,500 - 4
Surrey -20 32 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Kent -13 8 £42,000 - 2
Middlesex +9 7 £52,500 +61.53% 1
West Sussex -4 5 £49,250 +47.01%
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 6
Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 283 (54.32%) Information Security
2 201 (38.58%) CISM
3 176 (33.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 143 (27.45%) Firewall
5 136 (26.10%) PCI DSS
6 126 (24.18%) CISA
7 119 (22.84%) Windows
8 109 (20.92%) CEH
9 108 (20.73%) SIEM
10 107 (20.54%) Security Cleared
11 106 (20.35%) Linux
12 100 (19.19%) Network Security
13 99 (19.00%) Degree
14 96 (18.43%) TCP/IP
15 90 (17.27%) Management Information System
16 89 (17.08%) Cyber Security
17 85 (16.31%) Security Management
17 85 (16.31%) Cisco Certification
17 85 (16.31%) Security Architecture
18 84 (16.12%) Risk Management
19 83 (15.93%) ITIL
20 82 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
21 78 (14.97%) Finance
22 73 (14.01%) Cisco
23 71 (13.63%) Microsoft
23 71 (13.63%) Telecoms
23 71 (13.63%) SC Cleared
24 59 (11.32%) UNIX
25 57 (10.94%) Data Protection
25 57 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 21 (4.03%) IIS
2 9 (1.73%) Apache
3 7 (1.34%) CMS
4 6 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.38%) Lync
5 2 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.22%) MS Office
3 12 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 143 (27.45%) Firewall
2 100 (19.19%) Network Security
3 96 (18.43%) TCP/IP
4 45 (8.64%) DNS
5 41 (7.87%) Internet
6 35 (6.72%) DMZ
7 32 (6.14%) DHCP
7 32 (6.14%) HTTP
8 31 (5.95%) LAN
8 31 (5.95%) SMTP
9 30 (5.76%) WAN
10 28 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 22 (4.22%) FTP
12 21 (4.03%) VPN
12 21 (4.03%) X.400
13 18 (3.45%) Broadband
14 17 (3.26%) Wireless
14 17 (3.26%) Wireshark
15 15 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.07%) Big Data
3 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.96%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.19%) MySQL
6 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) AppScan
1 2 (0.38%) Paros
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 78 (14.97%) Finance
2 71 (13.63%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.14%) Banking
4 30 (5.76%) Retail
5 26 (4.99%) German Language
6 24 (4.61%) Legal
7 20 (3.84%) Marketing
8 13 (2.50%) French Language
9 12 (2.30%) Law
10 11 (2.11%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.73%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.77%) Publishing
12 4 (0.77%) Games
13 3 (0.58%) Automotive
13 3 (0.58%) Back Office
14 2 (0.38%) Electronics
14 2 (0.38%) Advertising
14 2 (0.38%) Military
14 2 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 125 (23.99%) Consultant
2 102 (19.58%) Analyst
3 86 (16.51%) Security Consultant
4 84 (16.12%) Security Manager
5 76 (14.59%) Security Analyst
5 76 (14.59%) Security Engineer
6 54 (10.36%) Architect
7 47 (9.02%) Security Architect
8 39 (7.49%) Information Manager
8 39 (7.49%) Network Engineer
9 38 (7.29%) Information Security Manager
10 36 (6.91%) Network Security Engineer
11 31 (5.95%) Support Engineer
11 31 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
12 29 (5.57%) Information Security Consultant
13 26 (4.99%) Technical Support Engineer
13 26 (4.99%) Technical Support
14 24 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
15 20 (3.84%) Senior Consultant
15 20 (3.84%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.50%) Regular Expression
2 11 (2.11%) Web Services
3 6 (1.15%) ODBC
4 4 (0.77%) Middleware
4 4 (0.77%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.77%) .NET
5 2 (0.38%) JSP
6 1 (0.19%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.27%) Management Information System
2 56 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 42 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 38 (7.29%) CESG
5 15 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (2.50%) PKI
7 13 (2.50%) RMADS
8 11 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.54%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.34%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.77%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (0.77%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.58%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.38%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (22.84%) Windows
2 106 (20.35%) Linux
3 59 (11.32%) UNIX
4 12 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.15%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Android
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (54.32%) Information Security
2 108 (20.73%) SIEM
3 89 (17.08%) Cyber Security
4 85 (16.31%) Security Architecture
4 85 (16.31%) Security Management
5 84 (16.12%) Risk Management
6 83 (15.93%) ITIL
7 82 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
8 57 (10.94%) Data Protection
8 57 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 54 (10.36%) Business Continuity
10 48 (9.21%) Incident Management
11 44 (8.45%) Security Testing
12 39 (7.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 39 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (6.72%) Information Assurance
14 33 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (6.14%) Information Security Management
16 31 (5.95%) Kalman Filter
17 30 (5.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.53%) SQL
2 10 (1.92%) Perl
3 9 (1.73%) PHP
3 9 (1.73%) Python
4 8 (1.54%) Ruby
5 7 (1.34%) C
6 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.77%) Java
8 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 201 (38.58%) CISM
2 126 (24.18%) CISA
3 109 (20.92%) CEH
4 107 (20.54%) Security Cleared
5 99 (19.00%) Degree
6 85 (16.31%) Cisco Certification
7 71 (13.63%) SC Cleared
8 50 (9.60%) CCNP
9 42 (8.06%) SSCP
10 39 (7.49%) CCNA
11 36 (6.91%) GIAC
12 28 (5.37%) CRISC
13 26 (4.99%) GCIH
14 24 (4.61%) PCI QSA
15 22 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (4.03%) CCIE
16 21 (4.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (3.65%) GCIA
18 18 (3.45%) CCSA
19 17 (3.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (33.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 136 (26.10%) PCI DSS
3 31 (5.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (3.07%) COBIT
5 8 (1.54%) SLA
6 7 (1.34%) GPG13
7 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.77%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.58%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.58%) COSO
9 3 (0.58%) BS25999
10 2 (0.38%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.19%) QA
11 1 (0.19%) TickIT
11 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 31 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.22%) vSphere
3 5 (0.96%) ProxySG
4 4 (0.77%) Snort
5 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (2.50%) FortiGate
3 9 (1.73%) Nmap
4 5 (0.96%) Nessus
5 2 (0.38%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.38%) WMI
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.19%) Foglight
6 1 (0.19%) OPNET
6 1 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 73 (14.01%) Cisco
2 71 (13.63%) Microsoft
3 48 (9.21%) McAfee
4 45 (8.64%) ArcSight
5 33 (6.33%) CheckPoint
6 21 (4.03%) Juniper
6 21 (4.03%) F5
6 21 (4.03%) Sourcefire
7 19 (3.65%) Splunk
8 17 (3.26%) Websense
9 13 (2.50%) SAP
10 12 (2.30%) Qualys
10 12 (2.30%) Tripwire
11 11 (2.11%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (1.92%) Oracle
13 8 (1.54%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.34%) VMware
14 7 (1.34%) HP
15 5 (0.96%) TippingPoint
15 5 (0.96%) Fortinet
South East
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
PwC
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £50K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
PwC
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago