The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 907 866 913
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +47
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 10 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.055% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 9
Average salary £61,250 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32831 30927 34904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 27.85% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26235 24874 29613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ISSAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSAP
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 10 £61,250 +16.66% 2
London -54 7 £70,000 +7.69%
City of London -17 4 £50,000 -23.07%
South West - 3 £52,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £52,500 - 2
Cheltenham - 2 £63,750 - 2

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP.

1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (81.25%) Security Architecture
3 10 (62.50%) CEH
4 9 (56.25%) X.509
4 9 (56.25%) SSCP
4 9 (56.25%) ISSEP
4 9 (56.25%) Information Security
5 7 (43.75%) SABSA
5 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
5 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
6 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (12.50%) CISM
8 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Business Development
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (6.25%) SCADA
9 1 (6.25%) Network Security

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISSAP 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 ISSAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) X.509
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) ATM
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Architect
1 14 (87.50%) Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (6.25%) SCADA
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Security Architecture
2 9 (56.25%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) SABSA
3 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (62.50%) CEH
3 9 (56.25%) SSCP
3 9 (56.25%) ISSEP
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago