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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 213 238 207
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 268 209 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 0.97% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 3.09% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 226 171 242
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
7140 6772 7868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.92% 31.44% 33.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5400 5318 6784
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +45 155 £60,000 +20.00% 19
Surrey +9 47 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire -31 33 £45,000 -12.06% 5
Middlesex +10 9 £60,000 -5.88%
Kent -2 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex -14 8 £60,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire 0 7 £55,000 +30.17%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £60,000 -14.28% 2
M4 Corridor +3 3 £40,000 -33.33%
West Sussex -2 2 £37,500 -48.27%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 224 (41.56%) Information Security
2 208 (38.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 190 (35.25%) CISM
4 161 (29.87%) Firewall
5 147 (27.27%) Windows
6 141 (26.16%) CISA
6 141 (26.16%) Management Information System
7 140 (25.97%) Linux
8 132 (24.49%) Risk Management
9 128 (23.75%) Degree
10 114 (21.15%) PCI DSS
11 105 (19.48%) ITIL
12 97 (18.00%) Security Cleared
13 94 (17.44%) Network Security
14 83 (15.40%) SIEM
15 81 (15.03%) Finance
16 77 (14.29%) TCP/IP
17 76 (14.10%) SC Cleared
17 76 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
18 74 (13.73%) UNIX
19 72 (13.36%) COBIT
20 69 (12.80%) Microsoft
21 64 (11.87%) Cisco
21 64 (11.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 63 (11.69%) Vulnerability Management
22 63 (11.69%) Security Architecture
23 62 (11.50%) CESG
24 61 (11.32%) Computer Science
25 60 (11.13%) CEH
26 58 (10.76%) SQL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 20 (3.71%) IIS
2 10 (1.86%) Apache
3 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.74%) Jetty
6 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.48%) MS Office
3 6 (1.11%) MS Project
4 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (29.87%) Firewall
2 94 (17.44%) Network Security
3 77 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 43 (7.98%) Internet
5 41 (7.61%) VPN
6 35 (6.49%) WAN
6 35 (6.49%) Intrusion Detection
7 34 (6.31%) LAN
8 27 (5.01%) DNS
9 18 (3.34%) BGP
10 15 (2.78%) Wireless
11 14 (2.60%) MPLS
12 13 (2.41%) OSPF
12 13 (2.41%) HTTP
13 12 (2.23%) X.509
14 10 (1.86%) DHCP
14 10 (1.86%) SSL
15 9 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.48%) Broadband
17 7 (1.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.48%) MySQL
4 7 (1.30%) Big Data
4 7 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 81 (15.03%) Finance
2 56 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.12%) Banking
4 24 (4.45%) Legal
5 19 (3.53%) German Language
6 16 (2.97%) Retail
7 14 (2.60%) Marketing
8 11 (2.04%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.86%) French Language
9 10 (1.86%) Games
10 9 (1.67%) Law
11 4 (0.74%) Advertising
11 4 (0.74%) Local Government
12 3 (0.56%) Electronics
12 3 (0.56%) Military
13 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 154 (28.57%) Consultant
2 135 (25.05%) Security Consultant
3 71 (13.17%) Architect
4 69 (12.80%) Analyst
5 65 (12.06%) Security Analyst
6 54 (10.02%) Security Architect
7 47 (8.72%) Security Manager
8 42 (7.79%) Support Engineer
9 36 (6.68%) Technical Engineer
10 35 (6.49%) Technical Support Engineer
10 35 (6.49%) Technical Support
11 33 (6.12%) Security Engineer
11 33 (6.12%) Information Manager
12 29 (5.38%) Information Security Manager
13 28 (5.19%) IT Security Consultant
13 28 (5.19%) IT Consultant
14 27 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
14 27 (5.01%) Senior Security Analyst
15 22 (4.08%) Security Specialist
16 17 (3.15%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.53%) Regular Expression
2 16 (2.97%) Web Services
3 12 (2.23%) LAMP
4 6 (1.11%) Middleware
5 4 (0.74%) Lucene
5 4 (0.74%) HTML
6 2 (0.37%) .NET
6 2 (0.37%) JSP
6 2 (0.37%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.19%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 141 (26.16%) Management Information System
2 62 (11.50%) CESG
3 61 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 46 (8.53%) CESG CLAS
5 41 (7.61%) RMADS
6 34 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (5.38%) PKI
8 15 (2.78%) Cryptography
9 12 (2.23%) Smartcard
10 7 (1.30%) EFT
10 7 (1.30%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.11%) Economics
12 4 (0.74%) Clustering
12 4 (0.74%) Kindle
13 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.56%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.56%) CMDB
13 3 (0.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 147 (27.27%) Windows
2 140 (25.97%) Linux
3 74 (13.73%) UNIX
4 18 (3.34%) AIX
5 14 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.48%) Solaris
7 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (41.56%) Information Security
2 132 (24.49%) Risk Management
3 105 (19.48%) ITIL
4 83 (15.40%) SIEM
5 76 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
6 63 (11.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 63 (11.69%) Security Architecture
7 50 (9.28%) Security Management
8 49 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 47 (8.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 42 (7.79%) Information Assurance
11 37 (6.86%) Cyber Security
12 36 (6.68%) TOGAF
12 36 (6.68%) ISMS
13 34 (6.31%) Logistics
14 33 (6.12%) Incident Management
15 31 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (5.38%) Information Security Management
16 29 (5.38%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (10.76%) SQL
2 15 (2.78%) C
3 14 (2.60%) PowerShell
4 5 (0.93%) Java
4 5 (0.93%) VBScript
5 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.56%) C++
7 2 (0.37%) Perl
7 2 (0.37%) C#
7 2 (0.37%) VB
7 2 (0.37%) Python
8 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 190 (35.25%) CISM
2 141 (26.16%) CISA
3 128 (23.75%) Degree
4 97 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 76 (14.10%) SC Cleared
6 60 (11.13%) CEH
7 52 (9.65%) PCI QSA
8 50 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (6.31%) CCNP
10 29 (5.38%) CCSA
11 28 (5.19%) CRISC
12 23 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (4.08%) SSCP
13 22 (4.08%) MCSE
13 22 (4.08%) GIAC
14 21 (3.90%) CCIE
15 18 (3.34%) CCNA
15 18 (3.34%) DV Cleared
16 15 (2.78%) CCSE
17 13 (2.41%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (38.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (21.15%) PCI DSS
3 72 (13.36%) COBIT
4 64 (11.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 17 (3.15%) COSO
7 14 (2.60%) ISO 9001
8 10 (1.86%) JSP 440
9 9 (1.67%) GPG13
10 4 (0.74%) BS25999
11 2 (0.37%) SLA
11 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.19%) TickIT
12 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 35 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.11%) Nmap
4 4 (0.74%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.37%) Samba
6 1 (0.19%) Snort
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (1.11%) Nessus
3 2 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.19%) Puppet
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 64 (11.87%) Cisco
3 47 (8.72%) CheckPoint
4 33 (6.12%) Juniper
5 21 (3.90%) Oracle
6 18 (3.34%) VMware
7 17 (3.15%) Blue Coat
8 16 (2.97%) F5
9 14 (2.60%) McAfee
10 13 (2.41%) Qualys
11 12 (2.23%) Citrix
12 9 (1.67%) SAP
13 8 (1.48%) HP
13 8 (1.48%) LogRhythm
14 7 (1.30%) Apple
14 7 (1.30%) IBM
14 7 (1.30%) Brocade
14 7 (1.30%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.11%) Splunk
16 5 (0.93%) Tripwire
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