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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
Rank 856 945 955
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 27 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.071% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 20
Median salary £60,000 £68,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £76,300 £68,200
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%

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
23081 29428 31937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.81% 27.35% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18224 23327 25612
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSAP
Top 16 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 4 December 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 +101 27 £60,000 -11.76% 6
South East +86 13 £60,000 +26.31%
Berkshire - 10 £60,000 -
North West - 8 £72,500 - 1
London +78 5 £58,250 -14.33% 4
Cheshire - 5 - - 1
Chester - 5 - - 1
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -
Manchester - 3 £72,500 -
Staines - 3 £60,000 -
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +31 2 £46,500 -40.00% 2
Yorkshire +23 1 £65,000 +26.82%
Leeds +21 1 £65,000 +26.82%
West Yorkshire +20 1 £65,000 +26.82%
Reading - 1 - -

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 58 (100.00%) CISSP
2 53 (91.38%) Information Security
3 39 (67.24%) CISM
4 35 (60.34%) SABSA
5 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
6 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 22 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
8 21 (36.21%) TOGAF
9 18 (31.03%) Unix
10 17 (29.31%) CISA
11 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 16 (27.59%) IaaS
12 15 (25.86%) Cyber Attack
12 15 (25.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (25.86%) Degree
13 13 (22.41%) ISMS
13 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
13 13 (22.41%) Finance
14 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
14 12 (20.69%) MS Project
15 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
16 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (15.52%) Cyberthreat
17 8 (13.79%) Fintech
17 8 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
17 8 (13.79%) Private Cloud
17 8 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
17 8 (13.79%) Information Security Management

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 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.69%) MS Project
3 8 (13.79%) MS Office
3 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Firewall
1 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (3.45%) LDAP
1 2 (3.45%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
1 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Legal
3 5 (8.62%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
1 13 (22.41%) Security Analyst
1 13 (22.41%) Security Specialist
2 10 (17.24%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Security Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Security Officer
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Chief Information Officer
5 5 (8.62%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 5 (8.62%) Chief Security Officer
5 5 (8.62%) CIO
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (6.90%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Security Risk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) SailPoint
2 2 (3.45%) J2EE
2 2 (3.45%) RESTful
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Cyber Attack
2 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.52%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (13.79%) Fintech
4 8 (13.79%) Private Cloud
5 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
6 5 (8.62%) FMCG
7 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) CESG
7 2 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) Information Security
2 35 (60.34%) SABSA
3 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (37.93%) Risk Assessment
5 21 (36.21%) TOGAF
6 13 (22.41%) ISMS
7 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (13.79%) Information Security Management
9 8 (13.79%) Security Management
9 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
9 8 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
10 6 (10.34%) Project Management
10 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
11 5 (8.62%) BCP
11 5 (8.62%) Data Security
11 5 (8.62%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) CISSP
2 39 (67.24%) CISM
3 17 (29.31%) CISA
4 15 (25.86%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) CRISC
5 5 (8.62%) PCI QSA
6 4 (6.90%) GIAC
7 3 (5.17%) CASP
7 3 (5.17%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.17%) ISSEP
7 3 (5.17%) ISSMP
7 3 (5.17%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (3.45%) CCNP
8 2 (3.45%) CEH
8 2 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.45%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.79%) ISO27002
3 5 (8.62%) ISO22301
3 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.45%) FISMA
4 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago