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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 166 233 267
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +34
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 359 258 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.25% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.23% 3.99% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 298 209 170
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,272 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.46%
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
5766 6473 7696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.67% 31.32% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4620 4870 6165
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 +18 140 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Surrey +101 131 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Kent +11 26 £52,500 +2.94% 4
Hampshire -2 26 £65,000 +36.84% 5
West Sussex +1 14 £72,500 +34.88% 1
Oxfordshire +2 7 £73,250 +33.18% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £55,000 +2.32% 2
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £56,500 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 496 (73.48%) Information Security
2 301 (44.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 281 (41.63%) CISM
4 204 (30.22%) PCI DSS
5 180 (26.67%) CISA
6 162 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 138 (20.44%) Degree
8 137 (20.30%) Cybersecurity
9 136 (20.15%) Management Information System
10 128 (18.96%) Firewall
11 119 (17.63%) Security Management
12 110 (16.30%) Finance
13 99 (14.67%) CEH
14 94 (13.93%) Penetration Testing
14 94 (13.93%) Windows
15 80 (11.85%) SIEM
16 79 (11.70%) Computer Science
17 76 (11.26%) Legal
18 75 (11.11%) Information Security Management
18 75 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
19 72 (10.67%) Security Operations
20 71 (10.52%) Linux
20 71 (10.52%) Network Security
21 70 (10.37%) ITIL
22 67 (9.93%) Cisco
23 64 (9.48%) Microsoft
24 63 (9.33%) Security Cleared
25 61 (9.04%) Vulnerability Management
25 61 (9.04%) SANS
26 59 (8.74%) Security Architecture

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 58 (8.59%) IIS
2 18 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.37%) Apache
4 9 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.19%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.74%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.44%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.30%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.22%) Office 365
3 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.78%) IaaS
5 9 (1.33%) SaaS
6 3 (0.44%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 128 (18.96%) Firewall
2 71 (10.52%) Network Security
3 52 (7.70%) TCP/IP
4 45 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 31 (4.59%) LAN
6 30 (4.44%) WAN
7 25 (3.70%) DNS
8 24 (3.56%) Internet
9 22 (3.26%) SSL
10 17 (2.52%) VPN
11 12 (1.78%) HTTP
11 12 (1.78%) Wireless
12 10 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.33%) IPsec
13 9 (1.33%) VLAN
14 8 (1.19%) DHCP
14 8 (1.19%) SNMP
15 6 (0.89%) HTTPS
16 5 (0.74%) IPv6
17 4 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.81%) Big Data
3 12 (1.78%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.63%) MySQL
5 6 (0.89%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.30%) GIS
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 110 (16.30%) Finance
2 76 (11.26%) Legal
3 45 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.26%) Retail
5 15 (2.22%) Banking
6 13 (1.93%) Marketing
7 10 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.19%) Electronics
8 8 (1.19%) Publishing
9 6 (0.89%) Automotive
9 6 (0.89%) French Language
9 6 (0.89%) German Language
10 5 (0.74%) Law
11 4 (0.59%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (0.44%) Local Government
12 3 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 181 (26.81%) Security Manager
2 157 (23.26%) Analyst
3 137 (20.30%) Security Analyst
4 129 (19.11%) Information Security Manager
5 128 (18.96%) Information Manager
6 105 (15.56%) Consultant
7 91 (13.48%) Security Consultant
8 64 (9.48%) Information Analyst
8 64 (9.48%) Information Security Analyst
9 58 (8.59%) IT Manager
10 54 (8.00%) Security Engineer
11 51 (7.56%) Architect
11 51 (7.56%) IT Security Manager
12 46 (6.81%) Security Architect
13 31 (4.59%) Compliance Manager
14 30 (4.44%) Governance Manager
14 30 (4.44%) Information Governance Manager
15 27 (4.00%) IT Consultant
15 27 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
15 27 (4.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.07%) Regular Expression
2 11 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (1.19%) HTML
3 8 (1.19%) Web Services
4 7 (1.04%) HTML5
5 5 (0.74%) .NET
5 5 (0.74%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.30%) JSON
6 2 (0.30%) RESTful
6 2 (0.30%) XML
7 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 136 (20.15%) Management Information System
2 79 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 75 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 32 (4.74%) CESG
6 25 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
7 23 (3.41%) PKI
8 21 (3.11%) Cyberthreat
9 20 (2.96%) Driving Licence
10 17 (2.52%) Cryptography
11 16 (2.37%) Mobile App
12 15 (2.22%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.93%) CESG CLAS
14 12 (1.78%) Smart Energy
15 11 (1.63%) Smart Meter
16 10 (1.48%) Cyber Attack
16 10 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 10 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (1.33%) Data Centre
18 6 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 94 (13.93%) Windows
2 71 (10.52%) Linux
3 45 (6.67%) Unix
4 26 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.78%) Windows NT
8 10 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.74%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.74%) Solaris
11 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.44%) CentOS
13 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 2 (0.30%) Android
14 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (73.48%) Information Security
2 162 (24.00%) Risk Management
3 137 (20.30%) Cybersecurity
4 119 (17.63%) Security Management
5 94 (13.93%) Penetration Testing
6 80 (11.85%) SIEM
7 75 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 72 (10.67%) Security Operations
9 70 (10.37%) ITIL
10 61 (9.04%) Vulnerability Management
11 59 (8.74%) Security Architecture
12 57 (8.44%) Data Protection
13 54 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
13 54 (8.00%) Internal Audit
13 54 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
14 53 (7.85%) ISMS
15 52 (7.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (7.56%) Threat Management
17 50 (7.41%) Business Continuity
18 44 (6.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.56%) Python
2 22 (3.26%) SQL
3 14 (2.07%) C#
4 13 (1.93%) C
5 12 (1.78%) C++
6 11 (1.63%) Perl
7 10 (1.48%) R
8 7 (1.04%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.74%) Ruby
10 4 (0.59%) PHP
11 3 (0.44%) Java
12 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 281 (41.63%) CISM
2 180 (26.67%) CISA
3 138 (20.44%) Degree
4 99 (14.67%) CEH
5 63 (9.33%) Security Cleared
6 61 (9.04%) SANS
7 52 (7.70%) SC Cleared
8 50 (7.41%) CLAS
9 49 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (7.26%) IISP
10 45 (6.67%) CRISC
11 36 (5.33%) CCNA
12 30 (4.44%) CISMP
13 24 (3.56%) GCIH
14 21 (3.11%) DV Cleared
15 20 (2.96%) GIAC
15 20 (2.96%) SSCP
16 19 (2.81%) CCNP
17 17 (2.52%) GCIA
18 16 (2.37%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (44.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 204 (30.22%) PCI DSS
3 46 (6.81%) COBIT
4 38 (5.63%) ISO27002
5 36 (5.33%) ISO 9001
6 25 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 25 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (2.22%) ISO22301
8 12 (1.78%) ISAE 3402
9 11 (1.63%) RMADS
10 9 (1.33%) HIPAA
11 8 (1.19%) COSO
12 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
12 7 (1.04%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.74%) GPG13
13 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 5 (0.74%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.74%) QA
13 5 (0.74%) SLA
14 3 (0.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.78%) ISA Server
3 10 (1.48%) Snort
4 7 (1.04%) BitLocker
5 6 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.74%) Samba
7 4 (0.59%) NDS
7 4 (0.59%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 4 (0.59%) Squid
8 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (2.37%) RSA Archer
2 11 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.48%) Nmap
3 10 (1.48%) StatsD
4 8 (1.19%) Endace
4 8 (1.19%) Nessus
5 6 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.44%) DameWare
7 2 (0.30%) MIIS
7 2 (0.30%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.30%) QRadar
7 2 (0.30%) SCCM
7 2 (0.30%) SCOM
7 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.30%) WSUS
8 1 (0.15%) EnCase
8 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.15%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 67 (9.93%) Cisco
2 64 (9.48%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.19%) ArcSight
4 33 (4.89%) Intel Security
5 32 (4.74%) VMware
6 30 (4.44%) Qualys
7 19 (2.81%) Oracle
8 18 (2.67%) Forcepoint
8 18 (2.67%) Juniper
8 18 (2.67%) SAP
9 15 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 15 (2.22%) Sourcefire
10 11 (1.63%) IBM
10 11 (1.63%) Tripwire
11 10 (1.48%) Blue Coat
11 10 (1.48%) LogRhythm
12 9 (1.33%) EMC
12 9 (1.33%) HP
12 9 (1.33%) Novell
12 9 (1.33%) Splunk
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £65,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines
IQ Telecom
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + 10 - 15% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 8 days ago
Aylesbury, UK
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Nuffield Health
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 9 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Staines
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 27 days ago