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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 237 227 219
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 211 196 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.98% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 3.12% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 178 168 223
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
6749 6289 7310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.54% 31.59% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5192 4917 6220
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 117 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Surrey +23 47 £55,000 -12.00% 9
Hampshire -28 22 £46,250 -2.63% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Middlesex +11 7 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Kent -7 7 £47,501 +5.55%
West Sussex -5 4 £42,500 -43.33% 3
East Sussex -19 4 - -
M4 Corridor +7 1 £45,000 -25.00%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 208 (42.98%) Information Security
2 174 (35.95%) CISM
3 171 (35.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 160 (33.06%) Firewall
5 125 (25.83%) CISA
6 122 (25.21%) Risk Management
7 118 (24.38%) Management Information System
7 118 (24.38%) Linux
8 109 (22.52%) Windows
9 91 (18.80%) Security Cleared
10 87 (17.98%) Network Security
11 83 (17.15%) PCI DSS
12 77 (15.91%) TCP/IP
13 75 (15.50%) SC Cleared
13 75 (15.50%) SIEM
14 74 (15.29%) ITIL
15 73 (15.08%) Finance
16 72 (14.88%) Degree
17 70 (14.46%) Security Architecture
18 68 (14.05%) Penetration Testing
19 66 (13.64%) Cisco
19 66 (13.64%) UNIX
20 64 (13.22%) Vulnerability Management
21 63 (13.02%) CEH
22 58 (11.98%) Microsoft
23 56 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
23 56 (11.57%) Telecoms
24 51 (10.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
25 48 (9.92%) Computer Science
26 47 (9.71%) COBIT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (3.10%) IIS
2 10 (2.07%) Apache
3 6 (1.24%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.83%) Jetty
5 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.45%) MS Office
2 7 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.83%) SaaS
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (33.06%) Firewall
2 87 (17.98%) Network Security
3 77 (15.91%) TCP/IP
4 41 (8.47%) WAN
5 40 (8.26%) LAN
6 34 (7.02%) VPN
7 32 (6.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 29 (5.99%) DNS
9 25 (5.17%) Internet
10 23 (4.75%) Wireless
11 16 (3.31%) BGP
12 14 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (2.69%) MPLS
14 11 (2.27%) DHCP
14 11 (2.27%) OSPF
15 10 (2.07%) Wireless Security
15 10 (2.07%) DMZ
15 10 (2.07%) HTTP
16 7 (1.45%) LTE
17 6 (1.24%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.69%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.65%) Big Data
4 4 (0.83%) MySQL
5 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Metasploit
General
1 73 (15.08%) Finance
2 56 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.82%) Banking
4 25 (5.17%) Legal
5 17 (3.51%) Retail
6 16 (3.31%) German Language
6 16 (3.31%) Marketing
7 11 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.07%) French Language
8 10 (2.07%) Games
9 7 (1.45%) Advertising
10 5 (1.03%) Law
11 4 (0.83%) Military
12 3 (0.62%) Electronics
12 3 (0.62%) Local Government
13 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 134 (27.69%) Consultant
2 112 (23.14%) Security Consultant
3 70 (14.46%) Architect
4 59 (12.19%) Analyst
5 58 (11.98%) Security Analyst
6 56 (11.57%) Security Architect
7 44 (9.09%) Security Manager
8 40 (8.26%) Security Engineer
9 38 (7.85%) Support Engineer
10 33 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
11 32 (6.61%) Technical Support Engineer
11 32 (6.61%) Technical Support
12 27 (5.58%) Information Manager
13 23 (4.75%) Information Security Manager
14 20 (4.13%) Security Specialist
15 17 (3.51%) Information Analyst
16 16 (3.31%) Information Security Analyst
17 15 (3.10%) Project Manager
17 15 (3.10%) IT Consultant
17 15 (3.10%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.13%) Regular Expression
2 15 (3.10%) Web Services
3 8 (1.65%) LAMP
4 3 (0.62%) Lucene
5 2 (0.41%) REST
5 2 (0.41%) OAuth
5 2 (0.41%) JSP
5 2 (0.41%) SOAP
5 2 (0.41%) SAML
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) .NET
6 1 (0.21%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 118 (24.38%) Management Information System
2 48 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 47 (9.71%) CESG
4 38 (7.85%) RMADS
5 35 (7.23%) CESG CLAS
6 34 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.93%) PKI
8 7 (1.45%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.24%) Economics
9 6 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.03%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.83%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.83%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.83%) CMDB
12 3 (0.62%) EFT
12 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.41%) Open Source
13 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.41%) SCADA
13 2 (0.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (24.38%) Linux
2 109 (22.52%) Windows
3 66 (13.64%) UNIX
4 12 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.65%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.41%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.21%) AIX
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (42.98%) Information Security
2 122 (25.21%) Risk Management
3 75 (15.50%) SIEM
4 74 (15.29%) ITIL
5 70 (14.46%) Security Architecture
6 68 (14.05%) Penetration Testing
7 64 (13.22%) Vulnerability Management
8 46 (9.50%) Cyber Security
9 41 (8.47%) Security Management
10 40 (8.26%) Information Assurance
11 39 (8.06%) TOGAF
12 34 (7.02%) PRINCE2
13 33 (6.82%) ISMS
14 30 (6.20%) Information Security Management
14 30 (6.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 28 (5.79%) SABSA
16 27 (5.58%) Project Management
16 27 (5.58%) Kalman Filter
17 25 (5.17%) Logistics
18 24 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (7.44%) SQL
2 15 (3.10%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.86%) C
4 6 (1.24%) Perl
5 5 (1.03%) Python
5 5 (1.03%) Java
6 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.41%) Ruby
6 2 (0.41%) C++
6 2 (0.41%) PHP
6 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.21%) VBScript
7 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 174 (35.95%) CISM
2 125 (25.83%) CISA
3 91 (18.80%) Security Cleared
4 75 (15.50%) SC Cleared
5 72 (14.88%) Degree
6 63 (13.02%) CEH
7 56 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (8.68%) PCI QSA
9 39 (8.06%) CCNP
10 32 (6.61%) CRISC
11 31 (6.40%) SSCP
12 27 (5.58%) GIAC
13 23 (4.75%) CCSA
13 23 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (4.34%) CCNA
14 21 (4.34%) CCIE
15 20 (4.13%) MCSE
16 18 (3.72%) DV Cleared
17 13 (2.69%) CISMP
18 9 (1.86%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (35.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (17.15%) PCI DSS
3 51 (10.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 47 (9.71%) COBIT
5 13 (2.69%) COSO
6 12 (2.48%) ISO 9001
7 10 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 8 (1.65%) GPG13
9 6 (1.24%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.83%) BS25999
11 3 (0.62%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.41%) SLA
13 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 38 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) Nmap
2 8 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) Snort
4 2 (0.41%) Samba
5 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.07%) Nessus
2 9 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.41%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.21%) OpenView
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (13.64%) Cisco
2 58 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.06%) CheckPoint
4 29 (5.99%) Juniper
5 21 (4.34%) VMware
5 21 (4.34%) McAfee
6 17 (3.51%) Qualys
7 15 (3.10%) Oracle
8 13 (2.69%) Blue Coat
8 13 (2.69%) Citrix
9 12 (2.48%) SAP
10 11 (2.27%) Splunk
11 10 (2.07%) IBM
12 9 (1.86%) Websense
12 9 (1.86%) Tripwire
13 8 (1.65%) F5
13 8 (1.65%) ArcSight
13 8 (1.65%) HP
14 7 (1.45%) Sourcefire
15 6 (1.24%) Brocade
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Can, Bonus + More
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Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
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ANSON MCCADE
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Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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