The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 68 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.28% 0.14% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 0.59% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Median salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
CISSP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
154 170 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.72% 24.25% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 131 158 189
Median salary £45,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 17 (94.44%) CISM
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) CISA
3 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (61.11%) COBIT
6 9 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (50.00%) OWASP
6 9 (50.00%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
7 6 (33.33%) Security Management
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (27.78%) IT Audit
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Internal Audit
9 4 (22.22%) Cybercrime
9 4 (22.22%) Threat Management
9 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
9 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
9 4 (22.22%) Electronics
9 4 (22.22%) Telecoms

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
3 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
3 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cybercrime
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) OWASP
3 9 (50.00%) SDLC
3 9 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Security Management
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) IT Audit
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Internal Audit
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 4 (22.22%) Threat Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISM
2 16 (88.89%) CISA
3 5 (27.78%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (27.78%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (5.56%) CISMP
6 1 (5.56%) CRISC
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (61.11%) COBIT
3 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) VMware