The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 85 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.10% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.78% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 255 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.16% 31.95% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 327 234 389
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
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CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CISSP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Southampton region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Southampton

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec