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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 193 230 292
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +62
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 328 282 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.33% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 4.24% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 284 224 159
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +7.84%
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
5999 6656 7816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.33% 31.30% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 4951 6214
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,700 £65,000
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 5 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 5 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 +5 123 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Surrey +60 105 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Kent +12 33 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Hampshire -6 23 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Oxfordshire - 15 £50,000 -
West Sussex -11 14 £70,000 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £61,250 +6.52% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £56,500 -
Middlesex +5 1 £70,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £67,500 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 461 (71.92%) Information Security
2 273 (42.59%) CISM
2 273 (42.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 193 (30.11%) PCI DSS
4 173 (26.99%) CISA
5 166 (25.90%) Risk Management
6 126 (19.66%) Degree
7 124 (19.34%) Cybersecurity
8 123 (19.19%) Firewall
9 122 (19.03%) Management Information System
10 115 (17.94%) Finance
11 109 (17.00%) Security Management
12 98 (15.29%) CEH
13 93 (14.51%) Windows
14 91 (14.20%) Penetration Testing
15 85 (13.26%) SIEM
16 76 (11.86%) Computer Science
17 75 (11.70%) Cisco
18 74 (11.54%) ITIL
19 73 (11.39%) Legal
19 73 (11.39%) Security Operations
20 72 (11.23%) Network Security
21 71 (11.08%) Linux
22 69 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
23 66 (10.30%) SANS
24 63 (9.83%) Information Security Management
24 63 (9.83%) Security Cleared
25 59 (9.20%) Vulnerability Management
26 58 (9.05%) IIS
27 57 (8.89%) Internal Audit

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 (9.05%) IIS
2 14 (2.18%) Apache
3 13 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.94%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.78%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.47%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.31%) MS Project
3 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.34%) Office 365
2 14 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.87%) IaaS
4 10 (1.56%) SaaS
5 4 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (19.19%) Firewall
2 72 (11.23%) Network Security
3 47 (7.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 44 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 31 (4.84%) LAN
6 30 (4.68%) WAN
7 26 (4.06%) Internet
8 24 (3.74%) DNS
8 24 (3.74%) SSL
9 17 (2.65%) VPN
10 11 (1.72%) Wireless
11 10 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.56%) VLAN
12 8 (1.25%) HTTP
12 8 (1.25%) IPsec
13 7 (1.09%) DHCP
13 7 (1.09%) SNMP
14 5 (0.78%) VoIP
14 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.65%) Big Data
3 8 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.25%) MySQL
4 7 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 115 (17.94%) Finance
2 73 (11.39%) Legal
3 37 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.96%) Banking
4 19 (2.96%) Retail
5 12 (1.87%) Marketing
6 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.25%) Publishing
8 7 (1.09%) Electronics
9 6 (0.94%) Automotive
9 6 (0.94%) French Language
9 6 (0.94%) German Language
9 6 (0.94%) Law
10 4 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (0.47%) Local Government
11 3 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.31%) Billing
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 181 (28.24%) Security Manager
2 143 (22.31%) Analyst
3 125 (19.50%) Information Security Manager
3 125 (19.50%) Security Analyst
4 123 (19.19%) Information Manager
5 102 (15.91%) Consultant
6 91 (14.20%) Security Consultant
7 58 (9.05%) IT Manager
8 51 (7.96%) IT Security Manager
8 51 (7.96%) Security Engineer
9 50 (7.80%) Information Analyst
9 50 (7.80%) Information Security Analyst
10 43 (6.71%) Architect
11 39 (6.08%) Security Architect
12 31 (4.84%) Compliance Manager
12 31 (4.84%) Security Officer
13 28 (4.37%) Information Security Consultant
13 28 (4.37%) IT Consultant
13 28 (4.37%) IT Security Consultant
14 25 (3.90%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.87%) Regular Expression
2 8 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (1.25%) Web Services
3 4 (0.62%) .NET
3 4 (0.62%) HTML
3 4 (0.62%) HTML5
4 3 (0.47%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.31%) JSON
5 2 (0.31%) RESTful
5 2 (0.31%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 122 (19.03%) Management Information System
2 76 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 69 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 31 (4.84%) CESG
6 24 (3.74%) Cyberthreat
6 24 (3.74%) PKI
7 23 (3.59%) Data Protection Act
8 21 (3.28%) Driving Licence
9 15 (2.34%) Mathematics
10 13 (2.03%) CESG CLAS
11 12 (1.87%) Cryptography
11 12 (1.87%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.56%) Smart Meter
13 9 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
13 9 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.25%) Smart Energy
15 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
15 7 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.51%) Windows
2 71 (11.08%) Linux
3 43 (6.71%) Unix
4 22 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.03%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.87%) Windows NT
8 7 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.78%) Solaris
10 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.47%) CentOS
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.31%) AIX
13 2 (0.31%) Android
13 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (71.92%) Information Security
2 166 (25.90%) Risk Management
3 124 (19.34%) Cybersecurity
4 109 (17.00%) Security Management
5 91 (14.20%) Penetration Testing
6 85 (13.26%) SIEM
7 74 (11.54%) ITIL
8 73 (11.39%) Security Operations
9 63 (9.83%) Information Security Management
10 59 (9.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 57 (8.89%) Internal Audit
12 54 (8.42%) Security Architecture
13 53 (8.27%) Data Protection
13 53 (8.27%) Threat Management
14 52 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 51 (7.96%) Risk Assessment
16 45 (7.02%) ISMS
17 42 (6.55%) Presales
18 40 (6.24%) Business Continuity
19 39 (6.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.74%) Python
2 17 (2.65%) SQL
3 13 (2.03%) C#
4 12 (1.87%) Perl
5 11 (1.72%) C++
6 10 (1.56%) C
7 8 (1.25%) Ruby
8 7 (1.09%) R
9 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.62%) PHP
11 3 (0.47%) Java
12 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 273 (42.59%) CISM
2 173 (26.99%) CISA
3 126 (19.66%) Degree
4 98 (15.29%) CEH
5 66 (10.30%) SANS
6 63 (9.83%) Security Cleared
7 53 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (7.80%) IISP
9 49 (7.64%) SC Cleared
10 45 (7.02%) CLAS
11 39 (6.08%) CCNA
12 37 (5.77%) CRISC
13 32 (4.99%) CISMP
14 29 (4.52%) GCIH
15 21 (3.28%) DV Cleared
15 21 (3.28%) GCIA
16 20 (3.12%) GIAC
17 18 (2.81%) CCNP
18 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (42.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 193 (30.11%) PCI DSS
3 46 (7.18%) COBIT
4 36 (5.62%) ISO27002
5 34 (5.30%) ISO 9001
6 23 (3.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 22 (3.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (1.87%) COSO
9 11 (1.72%) ISO22301
10 10 (1.56%) ISAE 3402
11 8 (1.25%) HIPAA
11 8 (1.25%) RMADS
12 6 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 6 (0.94%) SLA
13 5 (0.78%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.78%) SSAE 16
14 4 (0.62%) GPG13
15 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
16 2 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 46 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.87%) ISA Server
3 9 (1.40%) Snort
3 9 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (0.78%) Samba
5 4 (0.62%) BitLocker
5 4 (0.62%) NDS
5 4 (0.62%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (0.62%) Squid
6 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (1.87%) Endace
1 12 (1.87%) RSA Archer
2 10 (1.56%) Nmap
3 8 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.09%) Nessus
4 7 (1.09%) StatsD
5 6 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.47%) DameWare
7 2 (0.31%) MIIS
7 2 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.31%) QRadar
7 2 (0.31%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.31%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (0.31%) SCOM
7 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.16%) EnCase
8 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.16%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (11.70%) Cisco
2 55 (8.58%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.24%) ArcSight
4 35 (5.46%) Intel Security
5 31 (4.84%) VMware
6 29 (4.52%) Qualys
7 19 (2.96%) Juniper
7 19 (2.96%) Oracle
8 18 (2.81%) Forcepoint
9 17 (2.65%) Sourcefire
10 15 (2.34%) LogRhythm
10 15 (2.34%) SolarWinds
11 13 (2.03%) SAP
12 11 (1.72%) IBM
12 11 (1.72%) Symantec
12 11 (1.72%) Tripwire
13 10 (1.56%) Blue Coat
14 9 (1.40%) EMC
14 9 (1.40%) Novell
15 8 (1.25%) Palo Alto
Surrey
Corvus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £49,500 to £74,300 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago