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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 197 255 261
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 298 226 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.08% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.94% 3.34% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 246 185 170
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,820 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +9 132 £55,000 -4.34% 14
Surrey +9 50 £55,000 - 10
Hampshire +39 40 £55,000 +14.28%
Kent +20 27 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Oxfordshire - 24 £60,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £59,000 -1.66% 1
Middlesex +13 6 £70,000 +16.66% 1
West Sussex -10 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Sussex +9 2 £80,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 402 (64.42%) Information Security
2 239 (38.30%) CISM
3 208 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 198 (31.73%) CISA
5 140 (22.44%) CEH
6 134 (21.47%) PCI DSS
7 133 (21.31%) Risk Management
8 129 (20.67%) Management Information System
9 127 (20.35%) Degree
10 126 (20.19%) Finance
11 122 (19.55%) SIEM
12 118 (18.91%) Security Management
13 112 (17.95%) Network Security
14 104 (16.67%) Windows
15 103 (16.51%) Cybersecurity
16 102 (16.35%) Firewall
17 91 (14.58%) Security Operations
18 90 (14.42%) Linux
19 84 (13.46%) SANS
20 79 (12.66%) ITIL
21 78 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
22 71 (11.38%) Security Cleared
23 70 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection
24 68 (10.90%) Security Operations Centre
25 67 (10.74%) Computer Science
26 65 (10.42%) Legal
27 63 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
28 58 (9.29%) SC Cleared
28 58 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
29 57 (9.13%) Vulnerability Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 34 (5.45%) IIS
2 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.48%) Apache
4 3 (0.48%) CMS
4 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.60%) MS Office
3 5 (0.80%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.80%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.32%) IaaS
2 2 (0.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 112 (17.95%) Network Security
2 102 (16.35%) Firewall
3 70 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 56 (8.97%) TCP/IP
5 33 (5.29%) WAN
6 31 (4.97%) Internet
6 31 (4.97%) LAN
7 29 (4.65%) VPN
8 23 (3.69%) DNS
9 21 (3.37%) DMZ
9 21 (3.37%) Wireshark
10 17 (2.72%) DHCP
10 17 (2.72%) SSL
11 15 (2.40%) Wireless
12 11 (1.76%) Wireless Security
13 9 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.44%) HTTP
14 8 (1.28%) SMTP
15 7 (1.12%) VLAN
16 6 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.44%) Big Data
4 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.16%) AppScan
2 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.16%) Paros
General
1 126 (20.19%) Finance
2 65 (10.42%) Legal
3 28 (4.49%) Banking
4 22 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.08%) Retail
6 12 (1.92%) Marketing
7 8 (1.28%) Law
7 8 (1.28%) Publishing
8 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.96%) Electronics
9 6 (0.96%) French Language
9 6 (0.96%) German Language
10 3 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.32%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Local Government
11 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 167 (26.76%) Security Manager
2 146 (23.40%) Analyst
3 119 (19.07%) Security Analyst
4 113 (18.11%) Consultant
5 104 (16.67%) Information Manager
5 104 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
6 82 (13.14%) Security Consultant
7 79 (12.66%) Security Engineer
8 57 (9.13%) IT Manager
9 50 (8.01%) IT Security Manager
10 49 (7.85%) Architect
11 40 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
12 39 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
13 34 (5.45%) Information Analyst
13 34 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
14 33 (5.29%) Security Architect
15 32 (5.13%) Information Security Consultant
16 31 (4.97%) Information Security Engineer
17 29 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
18 28 (4.49%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.48%) Regular Expression
1 3 (0.48%) Web Services
2 1 (0.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 129 (20.67%) Management Information System
2 68 (10.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 67 (10.74%) Computer Science
4 63 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (5.93%) CESG
6 18 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 18 (2.88%) PKI
7 17 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
9 11 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.76%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.60%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.44%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.28%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.28%) Smart Meter
13 7 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
14 5 (0.80%) AS400
14 5 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
15 3 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 104 (16.67%) Windows
2 90 (14.42%) Linux
3 28 (4.49%) Unix
4 15 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.12%) Windows NT
6 5 (0.80%) Solaris
6 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.32%) AIX
8 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.16%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (64.42%) Information Security
2 133 (21.31%) Risk Management
3 122 (19.55%) SIEM
4 118 (18.91%) Security Management
5 103 (16.51%) Cybersecurity
6 91 (14.58%) Security Operations
7 79 (12.66%) ITIL
8 78 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 57 (9.13%) Vulnerability Management
10 47 (7.53%) Internal Audit
11 45 (7.21%) Information Security Management
12 38 (6.09%) Data Protection
13 37 (5.93%) Risk Assessment
14 35 (5.61%) Security Architecture
15 32 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (4.97%) Incident Management
16 31 (4.97%) Presales
16 31 (4.97%) Threat Management
17 30 (4.81%) Project Management
18 29 (4.65%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (4.97%) C
2 16 (2.56%) Python
3 9 (1.44%) C#
3 9 (1.44%) Perl
4 8 (1.28%) C++
4 8 (1.28%) Ruby
4 8 (1.28%) SQL
5 4 (0.64%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.64%) PHP
6 1 (0.16%) Java
6 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 239 (38.30%) CISM
2 198 (31.73%) CISA
3 140 (22.44%) CEH
4 127 (20.35%) Degree
5 84 (13.46%) SANS
6 71 (11.38%) Security Cleared
7 58 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (9.29%) SC Cleared
8 53 (8.49%) GIAC
9 49 (7.85%) CLAS
10 43 (6.89%) GCIH
11 34 (5.45%) GCIA
12 32 (5.13%) CISMP
12 32 (5.13%) GSEC
13 31 (4.97%) IISP
14 26 (4.17%) CCNP
15 23 (3.69%) CCNA
16 19 (3.04%) SSCP
17 17 (2.72%) CESG Certified Professional
17 17 (2.72%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 134 (21.47%) PCI DSS
3 30 (4.81%) COBIT
4 25 (4.01%) ISO 9001
4 25 (4.01%) ISO27002
5 24 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 21 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (1.60%) GPG13
8 9 (1.44%) COSO
9 8 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (1.12%) RMADS
11 6 (0.96%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.80%) HIPAA
12 5 (0.80%) ISO22301
13 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 4 (0.64%) SLA
14 3 (0.48%) FISMA
14 3 (0.48%) TickIT
15 2 (0.32%) QA
16 1 (0.16%) ISO27005
System Software
1 35 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.12%) Snort
3 6 (0.96%) ISA Server
4 5 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.64%) NDS
5 4 (0.64%) Novell eDirectory
5 4 (0.64%) Squid
5 4 (0.64%) UAG
5 4 (0.64%) vSphere
6 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (3.04%) Endace
2 14 (2.24%) QRadar
3 9 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.64%) EnCase
4 4 (0.64%) Nmap
5 2 (0.32%) DameWare
5 2 (0.32%) FTK
5 2 (0.32%) Nessus
5 2 (0.32%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.16%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 53 (8.49%) ArcSight
2 52 (8.33%) Cisco
3 36 (5.77%) Intel Security
4 35 (5.61%) LogRhythm
5 25 (4.01%) Microsoft
5 25 (4.01%) Sourcefire
6 23 (3.69%) SolarWinds
6 23 (3.69%) VMware
7 18 (2.88%) Qualys
8 17 (2.72%) Forcepoint
9 16 (2.56%) Splunk
10 13 (2.08%) Trustwave
11 12 (1.92%) Symantec
12 11 (1.76%) SAP
13 10 (1.60%) Juniper
14 8 (1.28%) F5
15 7 (1.12%) Palo Alto
16 6 (0.96%) Blue Coat
16 6 (0.96%) Oracle
17 5 (0.80%) IBM
Thame, Oxfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 + bonus + car
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Firefly HC
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Healthcare, Pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Staines
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Staines
Quant Capital
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Middlesex
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago