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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 937 964 999
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +35
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% 0.030% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
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 3 May 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 +21 7 £65,000 +13.04% 3
South East +27 6 £60,000 - 3
Reading - 6 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire - 6 £60,000 - 2
London +2 1 £65,000 +13.04%
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £65,000 -

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 32 (86.49%) Information Security
3 28 (75.68%) CISM
4 19 (51.35%) SABSA
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 13 (35.14%) Finance
7 12 (32.43%) GIAC
7 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
7 12 (32.43%) SANS
8 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
9 10 (27.03%) ISSEP
9 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
11 7 (18.92%) Network Security
11 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (18.92%) CESG
11 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.92%) CEH
11 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
13 5 (13.51%) IaaS
13 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 5 (13.51%) SIEM
13 5 (13.51%) CSSLP
13 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
13 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (13.51%) Unix

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 4 (10.81%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.81%) GitHub
2 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) SSL
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Architect
1 13 (35.14%) Security Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Security Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Information Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Information Security Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Security Specialist
4 7 (18.92%) Information Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Information Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Information Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Security Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Information Security Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Information Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Security Manager
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) OAuth
1 4 (10.81%) SAML
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) CESG
3 4 (10.81%) Bitcoin
3 4 (10.81%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (10.81%) Fintech
3 4 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (10.81%) PKI
4 3 (8.11%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (5.41%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Information Security
2 19 (51.35%) SABSA
3 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.03%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (13.51%) SIEM
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.81%) DevOps
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.81%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (10.81%) Secure Coding
9 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
9 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 28 (75.68%) CISM
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 12 (32.43%) GIAC
4 12 (32.43%) SANS
5 10 (27.03%) ISSEP
6 7 (18.92%) CEH
7 5 (13.51%) CSSLP
8 4 (10.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (10.81%) IISP
9 3 (8.11%) CISA
9 3 (8.11%) CLAS
9 3 (8.11%) CRISC
10 2 (5.41%) GCIA
10 2 (5.41%) ISEB
11 1 (2.70%) CASP
11 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (2.70%) ISSMP
11 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
2 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (5.41%) QA
4 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 5 days ago