The table below looks at the statistics for CSSLP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSSLP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (ISC2 CSSLP)
Rank 914 930 927
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 20 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.068% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28441 29525 28128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.05% 27.72% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22731 23597 22083
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CSSLP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSSLP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CSSLP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CSSLP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSSLP within the UK.

CSSLP Salary Trend in the UK

CSSLP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSSLP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

CSSLP Salary Histogram in the UK

CSSLP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSSLP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
England 0 20 £82,500 +3.12% 1
London +4 13 £82,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £67,500 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £70,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £70,000 - 1
Northampton - 3 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -

CSSLP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CSSLP 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 CSSLP.

1 33 (70.21%) Information Security
2 32 (68.09%) CISSP
3 27 (57.45%) CISM
4 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 24 (51.06%) SANS
5 23 (48.94%) Degree
6 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Unix
8 16 (34.04%) C#
8 16 (34.04%) .NET
9 14 (29.79%) C
9 14 (29.79%) Security Architecture
10 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
10 13 (27.66%) C++
10 13 (27.66%) Java
10 13 (27.66%) Cryptography
11 11 (23.40%) Security Testing
12 10 (21.28%) Open Source
12 10 (21.28%) OWASP
12 10 (21.28%) Burp Suite
12 10 (21.28%) Threat Modelling
12 10 (21.28%) HP Fortify
12 10 (21.28%) WebInspect
12 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
12 10 (21.28%) CISA
12 10 (21.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (21.28%) HP
13 9 (19.15%) Big Data
13 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (17.02%) Network Security

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CSSLP 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 CSSLP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) Apache
1 6 (12.77%) IIS
1 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Network Security
1 8 (17.02%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Burp Suite
General
1 5 (10.64%) Legal
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Security Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Security Architect
4 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) SABSA Security Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Information Security Specialist
6 5 (10.64%) Information Specialist
6 5 (10.64%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
1 13 (27.66%) Cryptography
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (12.77%) Hedge funds
3 6 (12.77%) Semantic Web
4 4 (8.51%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.38%) Cryptocurrency
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Information Security
2 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Security Architecture
4 11 (23.40%) Security Testing
5 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
5 10 (21.28%) Open Source
5 10 (21.28%) OWASP
5 10 (21.28%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (17.02%) SABSA
7 8 (17.02%) SDLC
7 8 (17.02%) Security Hardening
7 8 (17.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (12.77%) Secure Coding
8 6 (12.77%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.64%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Security Management
10 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) C
3 13 (27.66%) C++
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) CISSP
2 27 (57.45%) CISM
3 24 (51.06%) SANS
4 23 (48.94%) Degree
5 10 (21.28%) CISA
6 8 (17.02%) CCNA
6 8 (17.02%) CCNP
6 8 (17.02%) CEH
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (12.77%) GSSP-.NET
7 6 (12.77%) GSSP-JAVA
7 6 (12.77%) GWAPT
8 5 (10.64%) ISSAP
8 5 (10.64%) ISSEP
9 3 (6.38%) CISMP
9 3 (6.38%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (6.38%) GIAC
9 3 (6.38%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (6.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (12.77%) HIPAA
2 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) HP Fortify
1 10 (21.28%) WebInspect
2 6 (12.77%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) HP
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 4 (8.51%) Sonatype
5 3 (6.38%) Qualys
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