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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP)
Rank 879 873 861
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 14 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.045% 0.024% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £65,000 £48,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £55,750
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31234 29651 33014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.26% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24462 23940 28326
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 22 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 14 £50,000 -28.57% 4
London -31 6 £50,000 -28.57% 2
North West +8 5 £50,000 - 2
Merseyside +2 5 £50,000 - 2
Liverpool - 5 £50,000 - 2
Cheltenham - 3 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £75,000 -
South West - 3 £75,000 -
City of London -12 1 £50,000 -28.57%

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 22 (88.00%) Information Security
3 16 (64.00%) CISM
4 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
5 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (44.00%) Degree
6 11 (44.00%) ISSMP
6 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
7 10 (40.00%) SABSA
7 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (36.00%) UNIX
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) CEH
8 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Retail
10 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
10 6 (24.00%) Security Management
10 6 (24.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (24.00%) Business Development
10 6 (24.00%) COBIT
10 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS

ISSAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) X.509
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Law
3 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Security Architect
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Information Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) UNIX
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (40.00%) SABSA
3 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 10 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (36.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) Business Development
5 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CISSP
2 16 (64.00%) CISM
3 11 (44.00%) Degree
3 11 (44.00%) ISSMP
4 9 (36.00%) CEH
5 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) SSCP
7 4 (16.00%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (24.00%) COBIT
2 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago