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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 220 229 280
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +51
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 247 246 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.07% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 3.17% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 205 180 131
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £70,700 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
6576 7769 7326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.37% 33.92% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 6115 5930
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +29 116 £52,500 +16.66% 17
Hampshire -21 34 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Surrey -20 32 £55,000 -4.34% 6
Buckinghamshire +17 25 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Kent +14 18 £42,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +4 6 £53,750 +21.46% 1
Oxfordshire +8 3 £55,000 +89.65%
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 315 (58.01%) Information Security
2 206 (37.94%) CISM
3 181 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 177 (32.60%) Firewall
5 150 (27.62%) CISA
6 143 (26.34%) PCI DSS
7 126 (23.20%) CEH
8 123 (22.65%) TCP/IP
9 120 (22.10%) Windows
10 113 (20.81%) SIEM
11 112 (20.63%) Linux
12 111 (20.44%) Management Information System
13 101 (18.60%) Network Security
14 100 (18.42%) Cyber Security
15 99 (18.23%) Security Architecture
16 98 (18.05%) Degree
16 98 (18.05%) Cisco Certification
17 97 (17.86%) Risk Management
18 95 (17.50%) Finance
18 95 (17.50%) Cisco
19 92 (16.94%) Penetration Testing
20 91 (16.76%) ITIL
21 89 (16.39%) Security Cleared
22 81 (14.92%) Security Management
23 76 (14.00%) Telecoms
23 76 (14.00%) Microsoft
24 66 (12.15%) Vulnerability Management
25 65 (11.97%) UNIX
26 61 (11.23%) SC Cleared
27 59 (10.87%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (3.87%) IIS
2 9 (1.66%) Apache
3 7 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.74%) Lync
5 3 (0.55%) CMS
5 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.37%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.79%) MS Office
3 14 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.76%) SaaS
2 3 (0.55%) PaaS
2 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 177 (32.60%) Firewall
2 123 (22.65%) TCP/IP
3 101 (18.60%) Network Security
4 55 (10.13%) LAN
4 55 (10.13%) WAN
5 52 (9.58%) DNS
6 40 (7.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 39 (7.18%) DHCP
8 36 (6.63%) DMZ
9 33 (6.08%) Internet
10 28 (5.16%) VPN
11 25 (4.60%) HTTP
12 24 (4.42%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (3.87%) Wireless
13 21 (3.87%) SMTP
14 19 (3.50%) Wireless Security
15 16 (2.95%) Wireshark
16 15 (2.76%) Broadband
16 15 (2.76%) FTP
17 14 (2.58%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.95%) Big Data
3 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) MySQL
7 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 95 (17.50%) Finance
2 76 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.45%) Legal
4 33 (6.08%) Banking
5 31 (5.71%) Retail
6 23 (4.24%) German Language
7 16 (2.95%) Marketing
8 14 (2.58%) French Language
9 11 (2.03%) Law
10 9 (1.66%) Advertising
11 8 (1.47%) Retail Banking
12 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.92%) Publishing
13 5 (0.92%) Automotive
14 4 (0.74%) Back Office
14 4 (0.74%) Games
15 3 (0.55%) Military
16 2 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (22.28%) Consultant
2 100 (18.42%) Analyst
3 91 (16.76%) Security Analyst
4 88 (16.21%) Security Consultant
5 78 (14.36%) Security Engineer
6 76 (14.00%) Security Manager
7 66 (12.15%) Architect
8 57 (10.50%) Security Architect
9 40 (7.37%) Network Engineer
10 38 (7.00%) Information Security Consultant
11 36 (6.63%) Information Analyst
11 36 (6.63%) Information Security Analyst
12 34 (6.26%) Technical Engineer
12 34 (6.26%) Support Engineer
12 34 (6.26%) Network Security Engineer
13 33 (6.08%) Information Manager
14 32 (5.89%) Information Security Manager
15 29 (5.34%) Technical Support Engineer
15 29 (5.34%) Technical Support
16 23 (4.24%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.76%) Regular Expression
2 14 (2.58%) Web Services
3 8 (1.47%) ODBC
4 4 (0.74%) Middleware
5 3 (0.55%) .NET
6 2 (0.37%) JSP
6 2 (0.37%) SOAP
6 2 (0.37%) SAML
6 2 (0.37%) OAuth
6 2 (0.37%) REST
7 1 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 111 (20.44%) Management Information System
2 50 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.29%) Data Centre
3 45 (8.29%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.97%) CESG
5 25 (4.60%) PKI
6 19 (3.50%) RMADS
7 13 (2.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.47%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.29%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
10 7 (1.29%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.92%) CMDB
12 2 (0.37%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.37%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.18%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 120 (22.10%) Windows
2 112 (20.63%) Linux
3 65 (11.97%) UNIX
4 16 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (58.01%) Information Security
2 113 (20.81%) SIEM
3 100 (18.42%) Cyber Security
4 99 (18.23%) Security Architecture
5 97 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 92 (16.94%) Penetration Testing
7 91 (16.76%) ITIL
8 81 (14.92%) Security Management
9 66 (12.15%) Vulnerability Management
10 51 (9.39%) Incident Management
11 49 (9.02%) Kalman Filter
12 48 (8.84%) Business Continuity
13 43 (7.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 42 (7.73%) Data Protection
15 39 (7.18%) Service Management
16 38 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (6.81%) Project Management
17 37 (6.81%) Security Testing
18 36 (6.63%) ISMS
18 36 (6.63%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.73%) SQL
2 13 (2.39%) Perl
3 11 (2.03%) Python
4 10 (1.84%) PHP
5 9 (1.66%) Shell Script
5 9 (1.66%) Ruby
6 7 (1.29%) C
7 5 (0.92%) Java
7 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.74%) VB
9 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 206 (37.94%) CISM
2 150 (27.62%) CISA
3 126 (23.20%) CEH
4 98 (18.05%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (18.05%) Degree
5 89 (16.39%) Security Cleared
6 61 (11.23%) SC Cleared
7 59 (10.87%) CCNP
8 46 (8.47%) SSCP
9 40 (7.37%) CRISC
10 39 (7.18%) GIAC
10 39 (7.18%) CCNA
11 31 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (4.97%) CCSP
13 25 (4.60%) MCSE
14 23 (4.24%) CCSA
15 21 (3.87%) GCIH
16 20 (3.68%) CCIE
17 19 (3.50%) GCIA
17 19 (3.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 143 (26.34%) PCI DSS
3 29 (5.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (3.68%) COBIT
5 9 (1.66%) SLA
5 9 (1.66%) COSO
5 9 (1.66%) GPG13
6 7 (1.29%) HIPAA
7 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.55%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.55%) BS25999
9 3 (0.55%) FISMA
9 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.37%) QA
10 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 53 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.95%) vSphere
3 7 (1.29%) Snort
4 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.55%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.37%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
7 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 12 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (2.03%) FortiGate
2 11 (2.03%) Nmap
3 9 (1.66%) Nessus
4 4 (0.74%) WMI
4 4 (0.74%) SCCM
5 2 (0.37%) Foglight
5 2 (0.37%) OPNET
5 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.37%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.18%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.18%) OpenView
6 1 (0.18%) Nagios
6 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 95 (17.50%) Cisco
2 76 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (8.47%) CheckPoint
4 44 (8.10%) McAfee
5 33 (6.08%) ArcSight
6 25 (4.60%) Splunk
6 25 (4.60%) Juniper
7 22 (4.05%) Websense
8 19 (3.50%) F5
9 18 (3.31%) Tripwire
10 17 (3.13%) Qualys
10 17 (3.13%) Oracle
11 15 (2.76%) Sourcefire
12 14 (2.58%) VMware
12 14 (2.58%) SAP
13 11 (2.03%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.66%) HP
15 8 (1.47%) Blue Coat
15 8 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
16 7 (1.29%) IBM
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