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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 184 225 224
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 285 279 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.64% 1.32% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.25% 4.27% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 206 253 214
Median salary £57,500 £55,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.60% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,350
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
5424 6529 7330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.27% 30.86% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5272 5591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +26 108 £55,000 -4.34% 8
Surrey +70 70 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Hampshire +4 38 £60,000 +17.07% 4
Kent +25 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +2 12 £72,500 +11.53% 2
East Sussex +13 7 £58,000 -3.33%
Buckinghamshire -27 7 £80,000 +52.38% 2
Home Counties - 6 £93,750 -
West Sussex +16 3 £68,750 +25.00%
M4 Corridor - 3 £95,000 -
Sussex +9 1 £59,000 -1.66%
Middlesex +5 1 £75,000 +20.00%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 454 (67.76%) Information Security
2 274 (40.90%) CISM
3 268 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 210 (31.34%) PCI DSS
5 206 (30.75%) CISA
6 169 (25.22%) Degree
7 154 (22.99%) Management Information System
8 150 (22.39%) Windows
9 144 (21.49%) Firewall
10 141 (21.04%) Cybersecurity
11 136 (20.30%) CEH
12 120 (17.91%) Finance
13 110 (16.42%) Linux
14 109 (16.27%) SIEM
15 107 (15.97%) Network Security
16 103 (15.37%) Risk Management
17 101 (15.07%) Security Management
17 101 (15.07%) Microsoft
18 95 (14.18%) Security Cleared
19 92 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
20 91 (13.58%) Vulnerability Management
21 90 (13.43%) Computer Science
22 85 (12.69%) SC Cleared
23 84 (12.54%) Unix
24 82 (12.24%) Security Architecture
25 80 (11.94%) Telecoms
26 79 (11.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
27 78 (11.64%) TCP/IP
27 78 (11.64%) Security Operations
28 77 (11.49%) Active Directory

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 53 (7.91%) IIS
2 29 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.24%) Apache
4 8 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.04%) IBM Notes
5 7 (1.04%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.75%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.45%) Drupal
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 57 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.19%) MS Office
3 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) SAP GRC
2 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) assyst
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.88%) IaaS
2 10 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.04%) SaaS
5 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 144 (21.49%) Firewall
2 107 (15.97%) Network Security
3 78 (11.64%) TCP/IP
4 44 (6.57%) HTTP
5 38 (5.67%) DNS
6 32 (4.78%) LAN
7 30 (4.48%) WAN
8 27 (4.03%) Internet
9 24 (3.58%) SSL
10 20 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
11 19 (2.84%) HTTPS
12 16 (2.39%) DHCP
12 16 (2.39%) SMTP
13 15 (2.24%) IPv6
14 14 (2.09%) IPv4
14 14 (2.09%) VLAN
15 13 (1.94%) FTP
16 12 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (1.79%) DMZ
17 11 (1.64%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.13%) MySQL
3 18 (2.69%) Big Data
4 14 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.90%) InfluxDB
9 5 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.75%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.30%) GIS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 120 (17.91%) Finance
2 80 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 56 (8.36%) Legal
4 24 (3.58%) Retail
5 13 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.90%) Automotive
8 6 (0.90%) Electronics
8 6 (0.90%) French Language
8 6 (0.90%) Marketing
9 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.60%) Games
9 4 (0.60%) Military
10 3 (0.45%) German Language
10 3 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (20.90%) Security Manager
2 133 (19.85%) Analyst
3 119 (17.76%) Security Analyst
4 107 (15.97%) Information Manager
4 107 (15.97%) Information Security Manager
5 87 (12.99%) Consultant
6 85 (12.69%) Security Engineer
7 78 (11.64%) Security Consultant
8 72 (10.75%) Architect
9 63 (9.40%) Information Analyst
9 63 (9.40%) Information Security Analyst
10 60 (8.96%) Security Architect
11 32 (4.78%) Compliance Manager
11 32 (4.78%) IT Engineer
11 32 (4.78%) IT Security Engineer
12 30 (4.48%) Security Specialist
12 30 (4.48%) Support Engineer
13 25 (3.73%) IT Consultant
13 25 (3.73%) IT Security Consultant
14 24 (3.58%) Information Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.69%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (2.39%) HTML
3 15 (2.24%) Regular Expression
4 11 (1.64%) HTML5
5 10 (1.49%) Web Services
6 9 (1.34%) .NET
7 7 (1.04%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (0.75%) LAMP
8 5 (0.75%) SailPoint
8 5 (0.75%) XML
9 4 (0.60%) Apache Flex
9 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (0.60%) JSON
9 4 (0.60%) RESTful
10 3 (0.45%) ODBC
11 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.15%) OAuth
11 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 154 (22.99%) Management Information System
2 90 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 65 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (6.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 33 (4.93%) CESG
6 30 (4.48%) Cyberthreat
6 30 (4.48%) Virtual Team
7 28 (4.18%) Cyber Attack
8 25 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (3.58%) Cryptography
10 22 (3.28%) PKI
11 19 (2.84%) Cybercrime
11 19 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
12 16 (2.39%) Data Centre
12 16 (2.39%) Mathematics
12 16 (2.39%) Mobile App
13 15 (2.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 13 (1.94%) Driving Licence
15 8 (1.19%) Smart Energy
16 5 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 150 (22.39%) Windows
2 110 (16.42%) Linux
3 84 (12.54%) Unix
4 42 (6.27%) Windows Server
5 28 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.34%) Mac OS
10 8 (1.19%) CentOS
10 8 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.04%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.60%) Android
12 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.60%) Solaris
13 2 (0.30%) NetWare
13 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (67.76%) Information Security
2 141 (21.04%) Cybersecurity
3 109 (16.27%) SIEM
4 103 (15.37%) Risk Management
5 101 (15.07%) Security Management
6 92 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
7 91 (13.58%) Vulnerability Management
8 82 (12.24%) Security Architecture
9 79 (11.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 78 (11.64%) Security Operations
11 76 (11.34%) ITIL
12 69 (10.30%) Information Security Management
12 69 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (8.96%) Data Protection
14 59 (8.81%) TOGAF
15 54 (8.06%) Information Security Governance
16 51 (7.61%) Presales
17 50 (7.46%) Project Management
18 49 (7.31%) Mentoring
19 47 (7.01%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 48 (7.16%) SQL
2 39 (5.82%) C
3 28 (4.18%) Python
4 18 (2.69%) C#
5 14 (2.09%) C++
5 14 (2.09%) R
6 12 (1.79%) PHP
7 11 (1.64%) Perl
8 9 (1.34%) Java
9 7 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.90%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 274 (40.90%) CISM
2 206 (30.75%) CISA
3 169 (25.22%) Degree
4 136 (20.30%) CEH
5 95 (14.18%) Security Cleared
6 85 (12.69%) SC Cleared
7 58 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (7.61%) SANS
9 43 (6.42%) CCNA
9 43 (6.42%) CRISC
10 42 (6.27%) IISP
11 30 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
12 29 (4.33%) CompTIA Security+
12 29 (4.33%) Security+ Certification
13 26 (3.88%) DV Cleared
14 24 (3.58%) CCNP
14 24 (3.58%) CLAS
15 23 (3.43%) ISSAP
16 22 (3.28%) GCIH
17 20 (2.99%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 210 (31.34%) PCI DSS
3 53 (7.91%) COBIT
4 35 (5.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 19 (2.84%) ISO22301
6 19 (2.84%) RMADS
7 17 (2.54%) GPG13
7 17 (2.54%) ISO 9001
8 12 (1.79%) HIPAA
8 12 (1.79%) ISO27002
9 10 (1.49%) ISAE 3402
10 8 (1.19%) GxP
11 5 (0.75%) COSO
11 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.75%) ISO27005
11 5 (0.75%) QA
11 5 (0.75%) SLA
11 5 (0.75%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 77 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.43%) Snort
3 15 (2.24%) vSphere
4 11 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.19%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.04%) BitLocker
6 7 (1.04%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.90%) Samba
8 4 (0.60%) XenApp
9 3 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.45%) Xen
10 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (6.27%) Nessus
2 19 (2.84%) RSA Archer
2 19 (2.84%) SCCM
3 18 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.09%) StatsD
6 13 (1.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (1.49%) Nmap
8 6 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.60%) QRadar
11 3 (0.45%) Nexpose
12 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 101 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.21%) Cisco
3 31 (4.63%) Oracle
3 31 (4.63%) Splunk
4 30 (4.48%) Intel Security
5 25 (3.73%) SAP
6 24 (3.58%) CheckPoint
7 23 (3.43%) LogRhythm
8 20 (2.99%) ArcSight
8 20 (2.99%) Juniper
8 20 (2.99%) Qualys
9 19 (2.84%) VMware
10 15 (2.24%) Intel
10 15 (2.24%) Symantec
11 13 (1.94%) BT
12 12 (1.79%) Blue Coat
12 12 (1.79%) HP
13 9 (1.34%) Citrix
14 8 (1.19%) IBM
15 7 (1.04%) EMC
Farnham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 27 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago