The table below looks at the statistics for ISSAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 918 971 995
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +24
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 18 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.069% 0.013% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 11
Median salary £60,000 £110,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +109.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £110,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £110,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +46.66%

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
26060 30356 33112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.37% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21080 24061 26252
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISSAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISSAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISSAP
Salary Trend

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

ISSAP Salary Trend in the UK

ISSAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSAP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 18 £60,000 -45.45%
South East - 13 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 13 £60,000 -
Reading - 12 £60,000 -
London +30 5 £55,000 -50.00%
City of London - 2 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £65,000 -
North West - 2 £65,000 -

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing ISSAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISSAP.

1 30 (100.00%) CISSP
2 26 (86.67%) Information Security
3 22 (73.33%) SABSA
4 19 (63.33%) CISM
5 15 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) Unix
6 12 (40.00%) IaaS
7 11 (36.67%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
11 6 (20.00%) SANS
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.67%) Network Security
12 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 5 (16.67%) CESG
12 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (16.67%) GIAC
12 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.33%) ISSEP
13 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (10.00%) Bitcoin
14 3 (10.00%) Ansible
14 3 (10.00%) Docker
14 3 (10.00%) DevOps

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills 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 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) IaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Security Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Information Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Information Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Information Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) OAuth
1 3 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (16.67%) CESG
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Bitcoin
4 3 (10.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 3 (10.00%) Fintech
4 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (10.00%) PKI
5 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Information Security
2 22 (73.33%) SABSA
3 15 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (36.67%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) Secure Coding
8 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) CISSP
2 19 (63.33%) CISM
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 6 (20.00%) SANS
5 5 (16.67%) GIAC
6 4 (13.33%) ISSEP
7 3 (10.00%) CISA
7 3 (10.00%) CRISC
8 2 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (6.67%) CASP
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.67%) CLAS
8 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (6.67%) ISSMP
8 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (3.33%) IISP
9 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft