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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 150 237 258
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 386 261 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.12% 1.23% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 3.90% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 313 215 179
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
5694 6693 7968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.34% 31.43% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 5144 6305
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +31 159 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Surrey +118 126 £55,000 - 3
Hampshire +30 52 £62,500 +19.04% 9
West Sussex +2 15 £62,500 +12.61% 1
Kent +10 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +1 8 £70,250 +27.72% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 7 £55,000 -4.34% 3
East Sussex - 3 £58,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 524 (73.91%) Information Security
2 311 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 309 (43.58%) CISM
4 208 (29.34%) PCI DSS
5 193 (27.22%) CISA
6 162 (22.85%) Degree
7 149 (21.02%) Management Information System
8 147 (20.73%) Risk Management
9 143 (20.17%) Cybersecurity
10 141 (19.89%) Firewall
11 121 (17.07%) Finance
12 113 (15.94%) Security Management
13 109 (15.37%) Windows
13 109 (15.37%) CEH
14 101 (14.25%) Penetration Testing
15 93 (13.12%) Linux
16 86 (12.13%) Computer Science
17 85 (11.99%) SIEM
17 85 (11.99%) Microsoft
18 83 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (11.28%) ITIL
20 77 (10.86%) Information Security Management
20 77 (10.86%) Legal
20 77 (10.86%) Network Security
21 74 (10.44%) Security Architecture
22 72 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 70 (9.87%) Vulnerability Management
23 70 (9.87%) Security Operations
24 68 (9.59%) IIS
24 68 (9.59%) Security Cleared

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 68 (9.59%) IIS
2 22 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.26%) Apache
4 9 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.13%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.42%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 49 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.85%) SAP GRC
1 6 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (2.54%) IaaS
2 15 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.12%) Office 365
3 9 (1.27%) SaaS
4 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.42%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 141 (19.89%) Firewall
2 77 (10.86%) Network Security
3 53 (7.48%) TCP/IP
4 37 (5.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 30 (4.23%) DNS
6 27 (3.81%) LAN
7 26 (3.67%) WAN
8 21 (2.96%) HTTP
8 21 (2.96%) Internet
9 20 (2.82%) SSL
10 19 (2.68%) VPN
11 13 (1.83%) DHCP
12 11 (1.55%) HTTPS
13 10 (1.41%) VLAN
14 9 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (1.27%) SNMP
14 9 (1.27%) Wireless
15 8 (1.13%) FTP
15 8 (1.13%) IPsec
15 8 (1.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.54%) Big Data
3 15 (2.12%) MySQL
4 12 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.13%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.42%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.28%) GIS
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (17.07%) Finance
2 77 (10.86%) Legal
3 49 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.24%) Retail
5 13 (1.83%) Banking
6 11 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.27%) Marketing
8 7 (0.99%) Publishing
9 6 (0.85%) Electronics
10 5 (0.71%) Automotive
10 5 (0.71%) French Language
10 5 (0.71%) German Language
11 4 (0.56%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.42%) Local Government
12 3 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 179 (25.25%) Security Manager
2 160 (22.57%) Analyst
3 140 (19.75%) Security Analyst
4 134 (18.90%) Information Security Manager
5 133 (18.76%) Information Manager
6 113 (15.94%) Consultant
7 96 (13.54%) Security Consultant
8 70 (9.87%) Information Analyst
8 70 (9.87%) Information Security Analyst
9 68 (9.59%) Architect
10 62 (8.74%) Security Architect
11 57 (8.04%) Security Engineer
12 48 (6.77%) IT Manager
13 43 (6.06%) IT Security Manager
14 35 (4.94%) Compliance Manager
15 30 (4.23%) Governance Manager
15 30 (4.23%) Information Governance Manager
15 30 (4.23%) IT Consultant
15 30 (4.23%) IT Security Consultant
16 27 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.26%) Regular Expression
2 15 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (1.83%) HTML
4 9 (1.27%) HTML5
5 8 (1.13%) Web Services
6 7 (0.99%) .NET
6 7 (0.99%) ZeroMQ
7 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.42%) LAMP
8 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.28%) JSON
8 2 (0.28%) RESTful
8 2 (0.28%) XML
9 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 149 (21.02%) Management Information System
2 86 (12.13%) Computer Science
3 83 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.78%) CESG
5 34 (4.80%) Security Operations Centre
6 30 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
7 24 (3.39%) PKI
8 23 (3.24%) Driving Licence
9 21 (2.96%) Cryptography
10 18 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 17 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.26%) Mobile App
13 15 (2.12%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.97%) Cyber Attack
15 12 (1.69%) Smart Energy
16 11 (1.55%) CESG CLAS
17 10 (1.41%) Data Centre
18 9 (1.27%) Cybercrime
18 9 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 109 (15.37%) Windows
2 93 (13.12%) Linux
3 63 (8.89%) Unix
4 30 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.69%) Windows NT
8 11 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.13%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.85%) CentOS
10 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.85%) Solaris
11 5 (0.71%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.56%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.28%) Android
13 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (73.91%) Information Security
2 147 (20.73%) Risk Management
3 143 (20.17%) Cybersecurity
4 113 (15.94%) Security Management
5 101 (14.25%) Penetration Testing
6 85 (11.99%) SIEM
7 80 (11.28%) ITIL
8 77 (10.86%) Information Security Management
9 74 (10.44%) Security Architecture
10 72 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 70 (9.87%) Security Operations
11 70 (9.87%) Vulnerability Management
12 65 (9.17%) Data Protection
13 61 (8.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 59 (8.32%) Information Security Governance
15 58 (8.18%) Risk Assessment
16 54 (7.62%) ISMS
17 53 (7.48%) Business Continuity
17 53 (7.48%) Presales
18 51 (7.19%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 29 (4.09%) SQL
2 25 (3.53%) Python
3 20 (2.82%) C
4 17 (2.40%) C#
5 13 (1.83%) C++
6 12 (1.69%) R
7 9 (1.27%) Perl
8 8 (1.13%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.99%) PHP
10 4 (0.56%) Java
10 4 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.42%) Ruby
12 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 309 (43.58%) CISM
2 193 (27.22%) CISA
3 162 (22.85%) Degree
4 109 (15.37%) CEH
5 68 (9.59%) Security Cleared
6 59 (8.32%) IISP
7 57 (8.04%) SC Cleared
8 54 (7.62%) SANS
9 51 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
10 50 (7.05%) CLAS
10 50 (7.05%) CRISC
11 37 (5.22%) CCNA
12 24 (3.39%) CISMP
12 24 (3.39%) GCIH
13 23 (3.24%) CESG Certified Professional
13 23 (3.24%) DV Cleared
14 22 (3.10%) CCNP
14 22 (3.10%) GIAC
15 21 (2.96%) SSCP
16 17 (2.40%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 208 (29.34%) PCI DSS
3 53 (7.48%) COBIT
4 35 (4.94%) ISO 9001
5 32 (4.51%) ISO27002
6 26 (3.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 25 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 22 (3.10%) ISO22301
9 15 (2.12%) RMADS
10 12 (1.69%) ISAE 3402
11 11 (1.55%) GPG13
11 11 (1.55%) HIPAA
12 7 (0.99%) Data Quality
12 7 (0.99%) SSAE 16
13 6 (0.85%) QA
14 5 (0.71%) COSO
14 5 (0.71%) GxP
14 5 (0.71%) ISO27005
15 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
16 3 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.40%) ISA Server
3 13 (1.83%) Snort
4 7 (0.99%) BitLocker
5 6 (0.85%) vSphere
6 5 (0.71%) Samba
7 4 (0.56%) NDS
7 4 (0.56%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 4 (0.56%) Squid
7 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.14%) UAG
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (2.96%) RSA Archer
2 16 (2.26%) Nessus
3 15 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.69%) StatsD
5 10 (1.41%) Nmap
6 8 (1.13%) SCCM
7 6 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.42%) Endace
8 3 (0.42%) Nexpose
8 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.28%) DameWare
9 2 (0.28%) MIIS
9 2 (0.28%) QRadar
9 2 (0.28%) SCOM
9 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.28%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) EnCase
10 1 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 85 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.74%) Cisco
3 32 (4.51%) VMware
4 30 (4.23%) Intel Security
5 29 (4.09%) ArcSight
6 27 (3.81%) Oracle
6 27 (3.81%) Qualys
7 22 (3.10%) SAP
8 17 (2.40%) Forcepoint
9 16 (2.26%) Juniper
9 16 (2.26%) SolarWinds
10 11 (1.55%) HP
10 11 (1.55%) IBM
10 11 (1.55%) Splunk
10 11 (1.55%) Tripwire
11 9 (1.27%) Blue Coat
11 9 (1.27%) EMC
11 9 (1.27%) Novell
11 9 (1.27%) Symantec
12 8 (1.13%) BMC
South East
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £65,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Travelers Insurance Company Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 16 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £70k DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago