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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 213 248 216
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 258 213 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 0.93% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 2.79% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 209 166 219
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +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
6406 7631 7299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.09% 33.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 6111 5861
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +67 134 £55,000 +15.78% 29
Hampshire -5 38 £47,500 -14.41% 7
Surrey -21 28 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Kent +16 20 £53,500 +1.90% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 16 £53,750 -6.52% 14
West Sussex +12 13 £52,000 +23.80%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £55,000 +18.91% 7
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 259 (52.43%) Information Security
2 183 (37.04%) CISM
3 174 (35.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 173 (35.02%) Firewall
5 139 (28.14%) CISA
6 119 (24.09%) Windows
6 119 (24.09%) TCP/IP
7 116 (23.48%) PCI DSS
8 114 (23.08%) Linux
9 101 (20.45%) SIEM
10 100 (20.24%) CEH
11 99 (20.04%) Management Information System
12 98 (19.84%) Network Security
13 89 (18.02%) Security Architecture
13 89 (18.02%) Finance
14 88 (17.81%) ITIL
15 87 (17.61%) Cisco
15 87 (17.61%) Cisco Certification
15 87 (17.61%) Risk Management
15 87 (17.61%) Security Cleared
15 87 (17.61%) Cyber Security
16 81 (16.40%) Penetration Testing
17 75 (15.18%) Telecoms
18 67 (13.56%) Security Management
18 67 (13.56%) Degree
19 65 (13.16%) Microsoft
20 64 (12.96%) Vulnerability Management
21 60 (12.15%) SC Cleared
22 57 (11.54%) UNIX
23 56 (11.34%) WAN

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (3.64%) IIS
2 7 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.21%) Apache
4 5 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.81%) Lync
6 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.63%) MS Office
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.43%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) PaaS
2 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.40%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (35.02%) Firewall
2 119 (24.09%) TCP/IP
3 98 (19.84%) Network Security
4 56 (11.34%) WAN
4 56 (11.34%) LAN
5 51 (10.32%) DNS
6 36 (7.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 34 (6.88%) VPN
7 34 (6.88%) DHCP
8 32 (6.48%) Internet
9 30 (6.07%) DMZ
10 24 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (4.66%) Wireless
12 22 (4.45%) HTTP
13 17 (3.44%) SMTP
14 16 (3.24%) Wireless Security
14 16 (3.24%) Wireshark
15 15 (3.04%) Broadband
16 12 (2.43%) FTP
17 11 (2.23%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.04%) Big Data
3 8 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 89 (18.02%) Finance
2 75 (15.18%) Telecoms
3 37 (7.49%) Banking
3 37 (7.49%) Retail
4 29 (5.87%) Legal
5 16 (3.24%) Marketing
6 15 (3.04%) French Language
7 13 (2.63%) German Language
8 10 (2.02%) Law
9 9 (1.82%) Advertising
10 8 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.42%) Games
12 6 (1.21%) Publishing
13 4 (0.81%) Automotive
13 4 (0.81%) Military
14 3 (0.61%) Billing
14 3 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 125 (25.30%) Consultant
2 88 (17.81%) Security Consultant
3 74 (14.98%) Analyst
4 71 (14.37%) Security Engineer
5 66 (13.36%) Security Analyst
6 60 (12.15%) Architect
7 59 (11.94%) Security Manager
8 51 (10.32%) Security Architect
9 36 (7.29%) Network Engineer
10 32 (6.48%) Technical Engineer
11 31 (6.28%) Information Security Consultant
11 31 (6.28%) Support Engineer
12 29 (5.87%) Technical Support
12 29 (5.87%) Technical Support Engineer
13 28 (5.67%) Network Security Engineer
14 27 (5.47%) Information Security Analyst
14 27 (5.47%) Information Manager
14 27 (5.47%) Information Analyst
15 26 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
16 20 (4.05%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.04%) Regular Expression
2 12 (2.43%) Web Services
3 7 (1.42%) ODBC
4 4 (0.81%) Middleware
5 3 (0.61%) JSP
6 2 (0.40%) OAuth
6 2 (0.40%) REST
6 2 (0.40%) SAML
6 2 (0.40%) SOAP
6 2 (0.40%) .NET
6 2 (0.40%) LAMP
7 1 (0.20%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.20%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 99 (20.04%) Management Information System
2 45 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.68%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.07%) PKI
5 28 (5.67%) CESG
6 19 (3.85%) RMADS
7 10 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (2.02%) CESG CLAS
8 9 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.42%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.42%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (1.21%) CMDB
10 6 (1.21%) Open Source
10 6 (1.21%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.81%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.61%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.40%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 119 (24.09%) Windows
2 114 (23.08%) Linux
3 57 (11.54%) UNIX
4 14 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.61%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.40%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
11 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (52.43%) Information Security
2 101 (20.45%) SIEM
3 89 (18.02%) Security Architecture
4 88 (17.81%) ITIL
5 87 (17.61%) Risk Management
5 87 (17.61%) Cyber Security
6 81 (16.40%) Penetration Testing
7 67 (13.56%) Security Management
8 64 (12.96%) Vulnerability Management
9 45 (9.11%) Kalman Filter
10 35 (7.09%) Business Continuity
11 34 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (6.48%) Incident Management
12 32 (6.48%) Project Management
12 32 (6.48%) Information Security Management
13 31 (6.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 31 (6.28%) Security Testing
13 31 (6.28%) ISMS
14 30 (6.07%) Analytics
14 30 (6.07%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 43 (8.70%) SQL
2 12 (2.43%) Perl
3 11 (2.23%) PowerShell
4 10 (2.02%) Python
5 9 (1.82%) C
6 7 (1.42%) PHP
6 7 (1.42%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.21%) Ruby
7 6 (1.21%) Java
8 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.81%) VB
10 2 (0.40%) R
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.20%) C#
11 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 183 (37.04%) CISM
2 139 (28.14%) CISA
3 100 (20.24%) CEH
4 87 (17.61%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (17.61%) Security Cleared
5 67 (13.56%) Degree
6 60 (12.15%) SC Cleared
7 53 (10.73%) CCNP
8 39 (7.89%) CRISC
9 36 (7.29%) CCNA
10 35 (7.09%) SSCP
10 35 (7.09%) GIAC
11 28 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (5.06%) CCSP
13 24 (4.86%) MCSE
13 24 (4.86%) PCI QSA
14 22 (4.45%) GCIH
14 22 (4.45%) CCSA
15 20 (4.05%) GCIA
16 16 (3.24%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (35.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 116 (23.48%) PCI DSS
3 39 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (4.86%) COBIT
5 12 (2.43%) COSO
6 9 (1.82%) GPG13
7 8 (1.62%) SLA
8 7 (1.42%) ISO 9001
8 7 (1.42%) HIPAA
9 6 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (1.01%) FISMA
11 4 (0.81%) BS25999
11 4 (0.81%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 56 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.63%) vSphere
3 7 (1.42%) Snort
4 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.61%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (2.02%) FortiGate
2 8 (1.62%) Nmap
3 6 (1.21%) Nessus
4 4 (0.81%) WMI
4 4 (0.81%) SCCM
5 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.40%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.40%) Nagios
5 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.40%) Foglight
5 2 (0.40%) OPNET
6 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.20%) OpenView
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 87 (17.61%) Cisco
2 65 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 45 (9.11%) CheckPoint
4 30 (6.07%) Juniper
5 26 (5.26%) McAfee
6 23 (4.66%) Splunk
7 21 (4.25%) VMware
8 20 (4.05%) ArcSight
9 18 (3.64%) F5
10 17 (3.44%) Oracle
11 15 (3.04%) SAP
12 13 (2.63%) Websense
13 12 (2.43%) Sourcefire
13 12 (2.43%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.02%) Qualys
14 10 (2.02%) Tripwire
15 9 (1.82%) Citrix
16 8 (1.62%) Blue Coat
17 7 (1.42%) IBM
17 7 (1.42%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ful
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45k - £65k plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago