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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / South East
Rank 232 205 257
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +52
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 163 292 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.50% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 4.78% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 135 242 181
Median salary £60,000 £56,625 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,375 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
4332 6111 6789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.83% 31.33% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3473 4964 5179
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +2 84 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Surrey +27 29 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hampshire -2 25 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +24 14 £55,000 -5.57% 3
Kent -11 11 £60,000 +14.28% 2
East Sussex +13 6 £60,000 -25.00%
Oxfordshire +11 6 £55,000 -24.13% 5
West Sussex +7 2 £55,500 +11.00%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 191 (49.10%) Information Security
2 163 (41.90%) CISM
3 139 (35.73%) CISA
4 119 (30.59%) Windows
4 119 (30.59%) SIEM
5 117 (30.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 106 (27.25%) CEH
7 99 (25.45%) Active Directory
7 99 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
8 97 (24.94%) Firewall
9 89 (22.88%) PCI DSS
10 84 (21.59%) Management Information System
11 76 (19.54%) Degree
12 73 (18.77%) Linux
12 73 (18.77%) SQL Server
12 73 (18.77%) TCP/IP
13 71 (18.25%) Security Operations
14 69 (17.74%) Security Cleared
15 68 (17.48%) Risk Management
16 65 (16.71%) Network Security
17 61 (15.68%) Microsoft
18 59 (15.17%) Finance
18 59 (15.17%) Security Management
19 57 (14.65%) SC Cleared
20 54 (13.88%) SQL
21 52 (13.37%) Vulnerability Management
22 51 (13.11%) Analytics
23 50 (12.85%) Intrusion Detection
23 50 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
24 49 (12.60%) ITIL

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 38 (9.77%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (7.71%) IIS
3 13 (3.34%) Apache
3 13 (3.34%) WebLogic
3 13 (3.34%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.83%) IBM Notes
4 11 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.77%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.60%) MS Office
2 14 (3.60%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.06%) MS Project
4 6 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.83%) IaaS
2 8 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.54%) SaaS
4 5 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (24.94%) Firewall
2 73 (18.77%) TCP/IP
3 65 (16.71%) Network Security
4 50 (12.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 34 (8.74%) HTTP
6 21 (5.40%) DNS
7 20 (5.14%) LAN
7 20 (5.14%) WAN
8 19 (4.88%) SSL
9 17 (4.37%) Internet
10 16 (4.11%) HTTPS
11 9 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.31%) Wireshark
12 8 (2.06%) SMTP
13 7 (1.80%) VLAN
13 7 (1.80%) VPN
14 6 (1.54%) IPv4
14 6 (1.54%) IPv6
14 6 (1.54%) Wireless
15 5 (1.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.14%) Big Data
3 17 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.86%) InfluxDB
6 14 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.03%) MySQL
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.26%) DB2
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.03%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (15.17%) Finance
2 48 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.46%) Legal
4 24 (6.17%) German Language
5 23 (5.91%) French Language
6 20 (5.14%) Games
7 15 (3.86%) Spanish Language
8 9 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.06%) Dutch Language
9 8 (2.06%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.06%) Italian Language
9 8 (2.06%) Marketing
10 7 (1.80%) Portuguese Language
11 4 (1.03%) Banking
11 4 (1.03%) Electronics
11 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.03%) Retail
12 3 (0.77%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.77%) Military
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (19.54%) Analyst
2 68 (17.48%) Security Engineer
3 53 (13.62%) Security Analyst
4 47 (12.08%) Security Manager
5 45 (11.57%) Support Engineer
6 36 (9.25%) Consultant
7 31 (7.97%) Security Consultant
8 30 (7.71%) IT Engineer
8 30 (7.71%) IT Security Engineer
9 27 (6.94%) Architect
10 21 (5.40%) Information Manager
10 21 (5.40%) Information Security Manager
11 20 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (5.14%) SOC Analyst
11 20 (5.14%) Technical Support
12 17 (4.37%) Active Directory Engineer
12 17 (4.37%) Malware Engineer
12 17 (4.37%) Security Specialist
12 17 (4.37%) Security Support Engineer
12 17 (4.37%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.34%) Web Services
2 10 (2.57%) .NET
2 10 (2.57%) ZeroMQ
3 9 (2.31%) Regular Expression
4 8 (2.06%) JSON
5 3 (0.77%) ODBC
5 3 (0.77%) SailPoint
5 3 (0.77%) XML
6 2 (0.51%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.26%) HTML
7 1 (0.26%) HTML5
7 1 (0.26%) JCE
7 1 (0.26%) OAuth
7 1 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.26%) RESTful
7 1 (0.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.59%) Management Information System
2 46 (11.83%) Computer Science
3 39 (10.03%) Security Operations Centre
4 36 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (9.00%) Cyberthreat
6 27 (6.94%) Cyber Attack
7 20 (5.14%) PKI
8 16 (4.11%) CESG
8 16 (4.11%) Virtual Team
9 14 (3.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 13 (3.34%) Data Centre
11 12 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (2.57%) Cryptography
13 8 (2.06%) Fintech
13 8 (2.06%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.80%) Cyber Defence
15 6 (1.54%) Mathematics
15 6 (1.54%) Social Media
16 5 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
17 4 (1.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 119 (30.59%) Windows
2 73 (18.77%) Linux
3 49 (12.60%) Windows Server
4 43 (11.05%) Unix
5 33 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (6.68%) CentOS
7 20 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.86%) Mac OS
9 14 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.83%) Windows NT
11 4 (1.03%) NetWare
12 1 (0.26%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (49.10%) Information Security
2 119 (30.59%) SIEM
3 99 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
4 71 (18.25%) Security Operations
5 68 (17.48%) Risk Management
6 59 (15.17%) Security Management
7 52 (13.37%) Vulnerability Management
8 51 (13.11%) Analytics
9 50 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
10 49 (12.60%) ITIL
11 45 (11.57%) Security Monitoring
12 40 (10.28%) Presales
13 39 (10.03%) Information Security Management
13 39 (10.03%) Project Management
14 35 (9.00%) Mentoring
14 35 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (8.23%) Service Delivery
15 32 (8.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 31 (7.97%) Risk Assessment
17 30 (7.71%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.88%) SQL
2 25 (6.43%) C
3 15 (3.86%) Java
4 9 (2.31%) Python
5 5 (1.29%) Perl
5 5 (1.29%) PHP
6 4 (1.03%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.77%) C++
8 1 (0.26%) C#
8 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.26%) R
8 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 163 (41.90%) CISM
2 139 (35.73%) CISA
3 106 (27.25%) CEH
4 76 (19.54%) Degree
5 69 (17.74%) Security Cleared
6 57 (14.65%) SC Cleared
7 48 (12.34%) SANS
8 43 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (8.48%) CCNA
10 32 (8.23%) GCIA
11 30 (7.71%) CompTIA Security+
11 30 (7.71%) Security+ Certification
12 25 (6.43%) GCIH
13 21 (5.40%) MCSE
13 21 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (4.88%) ISSAP
14 19 (4.88%) MCP
15 17 (4.37%) CESG Certified Professional
15 17 (4.37%) IISP
16 16 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (30.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 89 (22.88%) PCI DSS
3 29 (7.46%) COBIT
4 21 (5.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (3.86%) SLA
6 12 (3.08%) ISO27002
7 9 (2.31%) GPG13
8 6 (1.54%) JSP 440
9 4 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.77%) COSO
10 3 (0.77%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.77%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.51%) GDPR
11 2 (0.51%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.51%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.26%) FIPS 140-2
12 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.26%) ISO27005
System Software
1 99 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.34%) Snort
3 10 (2.57%) ProxySG
3 10 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.31%) Samba
5 5 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.77%) Xen
7 1 (0.26%) HDFS
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (9.25%) Nessus
2 17 (4.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (4.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 15 (3.86%) Grafana
4 10 (2.57%) Endace
4 10 (2.57%) SCCM
5 9 (2.31%) Nmap
6 6 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.29%) QRadar
8 4 (1.03%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.77%) Graphite
9 3 (0.77%) Kibana
10 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.51%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.26%) EnCase
11 1 (0.26%) Nagios
11 1 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.26%) StatsD
Vendors
1 61 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.77%) LogRhythm
3 34 (8.74%) Splunk
4 30 (7.71%) Cisco
5 27 (6.94%) CheckPoint
6 24 (6.17%) ArcSight
6 24 (6.17%) Intel Security
7 22 (5.66%) Juniper
7 22 (5.66%) Oracle
8 17 (4.37%) Symantec
9 14 (3.60%) Blue Coat
10 13 (3.34%) VMware
11 12 (3.08%) BT
12 11 (2.83%) Lotus
12 11 (2.83%) Novell
13 10 (2.57%) Apple
13 10 (2.57%) Google
13 10 (2.57%) Qualys
14 9 (2.31%) Fortinet
14 9 (2.31%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
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