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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)
Rank 890 929 855
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -74
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 15 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.055% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 20
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £117,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+88.00% +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
29759 32776 30226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.34% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23568 25912 24466
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015 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 2 July 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 +48 15 £72,500 +3.57% 5
London +34 13 £72,500 +3.57% 5
City of London +55 2 £61,500 +2.50% 2
East Midlands - 2 £117,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £117,500 -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £110,000 -

CSSLP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (69.57%) CISSP
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) CISM
4 8 (34.78%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) COBIT
5 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (26.09%) Taxonomies
6 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (26.09%) COSO
6 6 (26.09%) C++
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) CISA
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
8 4 (17.39%) OWASP
8 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) Open Source
8 4 (17.39%) C

CSSLP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (4.35%) Russian Language
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Risk Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) JPA
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Struts
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) JSF
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Taxonomies
3 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
3 4 (17.39%) Hedge funds
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (4.35%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
6 4 (17.39%) OWASP
6 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) C
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) CISM
4 6 (26.09%) CISA
5 2 (8.70%) CISMP
6 1 (4.35%) GWAPT
6 1 (4.35%) OSCP
6 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) COBIT
3 6 (26.09%) COSO
4 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
6 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
6 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) WebInspect
2 1 (4.35%) AppDetective
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Qualys
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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