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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 204 243 213
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -30
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 277 202 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 0.96% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 3.01% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 217 160 236
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,300 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +2.00%
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
7324 6722 7779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.28% 31.82% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 5436 6645
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +45 129 £62,500 +13.63% 13
Hampshire +1 58 £52,500 -16.00% 5
Surrey +20 56 £50,000 - 5
Kent +15 18 £42,000 -1.17%
Buckinghamshire -11 8 £52,500 +10.52%
West Sussex -8 5 £33,500 -39.09%
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (44.79%) Information Security
2 214 (42.04%) CISM
3 189 (37.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 177 (34.77%) Degree
5 159 (31.24%) Windows
6 143 (28.09%) CISA
7 139 (27.31%) Linux
8 128 (25.15%) Firewall
9 125 (24.56%) ITIL
10 115 (22.59%) Management Information System
11 110 (21.61%) PCI DSS
12 105 (20.63%) Risk Management
13 104 (20.43%) Security Cleared
14 103 (20.24%) Network Security
15 96 (18.86%) Microsoft
16 77 (15.13%) SQL
17 76 (14.93%) COBIT
18 75 (14.73%) Penetration Testing
19 71 (13.95%) UNIX
20 67 (13.16%) MS Excel
21 66 (12.97%) Cisco
21 66 (12.97%) Internet
22 65 (12.77%) Finance
23 63 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
24 62 (12.18%) TCP/IP
25 59 (11.59%) CEH
25 59 (11.59%) Information Assurance
26 58 (11.39%) PRINCE2
27 57 (11.20%) RMADS
28 56 (11.00%) CESG

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.84%) IIS
2 15 (2.95%) Apache
3 12 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.16%) Lync
5 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.77%) MS Office
3 6 (1.18%) MS Project
4 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) RMDS
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.98%) SaaS
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 128 (25.15%) Firewall
2 103 (20.24%) Network Security
3 66 (12.97%) Internet
4 62 (12.18%) TCP/IP
5 47 (9.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 46 (9.04%) LAN
6 46 (9.04%) WAN
7 36 (7.07%) DNS
8 30 (5.89%) VPN
9 28 (5.50%) DHCP
10 20 (3.93%) Broadband
10 20 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (2.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (2.75%) IPX
11 14 (2.75%) IPv6
12 13 (2.55%) BGP
13 12 (2.36%) OSPF
13 12 (2.36%) X.509
14 11 (2.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (2.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.91%) MySQL
3 14 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.59%) AppScan
General
1 65 (12.77%) Finance
2 44 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.48%) Law
4 20 (3.93%) German Language
5 19 (3.73%) Legal
6 11 (2.16%) Retail
7 10 (1.96%) Banking
8 6 (1.18%) Local Government
9 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Marketing
11 3 (0.59%) French Language
11 3 (0.59%) Electronics
11 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.59%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.39%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (24.56%) Consultant
2 114 (22.40%) Security Consultant
3 81 (15.91%) Analyst
4 75 (14.73%) Security Analyst
5 55 (10.81%) Security Engineer
6 50 (9.82%) Architect
7 36 (7.07%) Security Architect
8 33 (6.48%) Senior Security Analyst
8 33 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
8 33 (6.48%) Security Manager
9 31 (6.09%) Security Advisor
10 30 (5.89%) Support Engineer
11 28 (5.50%) Network Engineer
11 28 (5.50%) IT Consultant
11 28 (5.50%) Information Manager
11 28 (5.50%) IT Security Consultant
12 25 (4.91%) Information Security Consultant
13 22 (4.32%) Information Security Manager
14 20 (3.93%) Technical Engineer
14 20 (3.93%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.13%) Web Services
2 11 (2.16%) HTML
3 10 (1.96%) LAMP
4 9 (1.77%) .NET
5 7 (1.38%) Regular Expression
6 6 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.98%) Middleware
8 3 (0.59%) XML
8 3 (0.59%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.39%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.39%) JCE
9 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.39%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 115 (22.59%) Management Information System
2 57 (11.20%) RMADS
3 56 (11.00%) CESG
4 49 (9.63%) Computer Science
5 35 (6.88%) CESG CLAS
6 33 (6.48%) PKI
7 24 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.73%) Cryptography
9 18 (3.54%) Smartphone
10 17 (3.34%) EFT
11 13 (2.55%) Smartcard
12 11 (2.16%) Open Source
13 10 (1.96%) Clustering
14 6 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
14 6 (1.18%) Kindle
15 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.79%) Blog
16 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
17 2 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 159 (31.24%) Windows
2 139 (27.31%) Linux
3 71 (13.95%) UNIX
4 25 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.93%) AIX
6 17 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.96%) Solaris
10 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.98%) CentOS
11 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (44.79%) Information Security
2 125 (24.56%) ITIL
3 105 (20.63%) Risk Management
4 75 (14.73%) Penetration Testing
5 59 (11.59%) Information Assurance
6 58 (11.39%) PRINCE2
7 54 (10.61%) SIEM
8 52 (10.22%) Risk Analysis
9 50 (9.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 50 (9.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 49 (9.63%) Security Management
11 45 (8.84%) SOA
12 42 (8.25%) ISMS
12 42 (8.25%) Security Architecture
13 36 (7.07%) CRAMM
13 36 (7.07%) Incident Management
14 35 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (6.29%) Security Testing
16 29 (5.70%) Logistics
17 26 (5.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.13%) SQL
2 19 (3.73%) PHP
3 18 (3.54%) Python
4 16 (3.14%) Ruby
4 16 (3.14%) Bash Shell
5 13 (2.55%) C
6 8 (1.57%) Java
6 8 (1.57%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.98%) Perl
7 5 (0.98%) C#
7 5 (0.98%) C++
7 5 (0.98%) VBScript
8 3 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.39%) VB
9 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.39%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 214 (42.04%) CISM
2 177 (34.77%) Degree
3 143 (28.09%) CISA
4 104 (20.43%) Security Cleared
5 63 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (11.59%) CEH
7 50 (9.82%) PCI QSA
8 46 (9.04%) SC Cleared
9 43 (8.45%) CCNP
10 31 (6.09%) CCSA
11 29 (5.70%) CCSE
12 28 (5.50%) CCNA
13 23 (4.52%) CCIE
14 21 (4.13%) MCSE
14 21 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (3.93%) DV Cleared
16 19 (3.73%) MBA
17 17 (3.34%) JNCIA
18 16 (3.14%) CCSP
19 14 (2.75%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (37.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (21.61%) PCI DSS
3 76 (14.93%) COBIT
4 48 (9.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 26 (5.11%) JSP 440
6 13 (2.55%) ISO 9001
7 11 (2.16%) COSO
8 6 (1.18%) SLA
9 5 (0.98%) GPG13
9 5 (0.98%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.59%) QA
11 1 (0.20%) TickIT
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.20%) BS7799
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.30%) Snort
3 15 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.77%) Nmap
4 9 (1.77%) ProxySG
5 8 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (1.57%) UAG
6 6 (1.18%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.39%) Samba
8 2 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.36%) Nessus
2 10 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (1.77%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.97%) Cisco
3 49 (9.63%) CheckPoint
4 38 (7.47%) Juniper
5 27 (5.30%) Blue Coat
5 27 (5.30%) F5
6 26 (5.11%) McAfee
6 26 (5.11%) Oracle
7 19 (3.73%) VMware
8 16 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.55%) Qualys
10 11 (2.16%) Sourcefire
11 8 (1.57%) HP
11 8 (1.57%) Citrix
12 7 (1.38%) IBM
12 7 (1.38%) Apple
12 7 (1.38%) Sophos
13 6 (1.18%) Tripwire
13 6 (1.18%) Brocade
13 6 (1.18%) SolarWinds
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + OTE £85K +
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £75k, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package incl Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + 5% Cash
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago