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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 864 933 944
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 32 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.027% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 23
Median salary £67,500 £59,149 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,072 £52,500 £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £106,250 £103,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,145 £81,649 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-28.78% +63.29%

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
24908 29553 30654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.30% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20025 23844 23923
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSAP
Top 13 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 27 September 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 +75 32 £67,500 +14.11%
London +57 17 £81,250 +54.76%
South East - 11 - -
Berkshire - 11 - -
Reading - 7 - -
North West - 5 £60,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £65,000 -
City of London - 3 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £58,145 -
Manchester - 2 £56,000 -
Swindon - 2 £58,145 -
South West - 2 £58,145 -

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 47 (100.00%) CISSP
2 41 (87.23%) SABSA
3 40 (85.11%) Information Security
4 31 (65.96%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (57.45%) TOGAF
6 25 (53.19%) CISM
7 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
7 23 (48.94%) Unix
8 22 (46.81%) IaaS
9 18 (38.30%) Risk Assessment
10 16 (34.04%) Telecoms
10 16 (34.04%) Cyber Attack
11 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (19.15%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (12.77%) SIEM
13 6 (12.77%) Degree
14 5 (10.64%) FMCG
14 5 (10.64%) CISA
14 5 (10.64%) CRISC
15 4 (8.51%) CASP
15 4 (8.51%) CompTIA Security+
15 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
15 4 (8.51%) Security+ Certification
15 4 (8.51%) Finance
15 4 (8.51%) Security Architecture
15 4 (8.51%) Banking
15 4 (8.51%) ISSEP
15 4 (8.51%) ISSMP

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:

Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 16 (34.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Security Specialist
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Security Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Architect
3 4 (8.51%) CISSP Manager
3 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
3 4 (8.51%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (8.51%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (8.51%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Security Officer
3 4 (8.51%) Service Security Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Security Risk Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) TOGAF Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Cyber Attack
2 9 (19.15%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (10.64%) FMCG
4 2 (4.26%) CESG
4 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) SABSA
2 40 (85.11%) Information Security
3 31 (65.96%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (57.45%) TOGAF
5 18 (38.30%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (12.77%) SIEM
9 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.51%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
11 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.26%) Data Loss Prevention
11 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 2 (4.26%) SDLC
11 2 (4.26%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (53.19%) CISM
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) CISA
4 5 (10.64%) CRISC
5 4 (8.51%) CASP
5 4 (8.51%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (8.51%) ISSEP
5 4 (8.51%) ISSMP
5 4 (8.51%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.26%) GCIA
7 1 (2.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) FISMA
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft