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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)
Rank 857 878 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 13 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.041% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 0
Average salary £82,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 -
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -

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
31908 29129 30429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.90% 27.27% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25373 22889 25038
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,090 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

CSSLP Salary Histogram in the UK

CSSLP
Top 5 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 3 March 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
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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 +15 13 £82,500 +22.22%
London 0 8 £82,500 +17.85%
Berkshire - 5 £52,500 -
South East - 5 £52,500 -
Reading - 4 - -

CSSLP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) Degree
3 17 (56.67%) Hedge funds
4 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) Java
6 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
7 12 (40.00%) Information Security
8 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
9 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
9 9 (30.00%) C++
9 9 (30.00%) Data Structures
9 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (16.67%) Line Management
12 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 5 (16.67%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
12 5 (16.67%) IBM
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.67%) DB2
12 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 5 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (16.67%) JSP
12 5 (16.67%) Struts

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Security Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 5 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) JSP
2 5 (16.67%) Struts
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) JSF
2 5 (16.67%) Ajax
2 5 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
2 5 (16.67%) jQuery
2 5 (16.67%) JPA
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Hedge funds
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) V-Model
7 4 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) SABSA
8 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CISM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle