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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
UK
Rank 832 921 935
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 19 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.092% 0.075% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 17
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £45,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £68,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -

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
20763 28144 28947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.70% 27.88% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16388 22482 22954
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

ISSAP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSAP
Top 14 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +86 17 £80,000 +45.45%
North West - 8 £57,500 -
London +49 5 £85,000 +88.88%
West Midlands - 3 £67,500 -
South East - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Chester - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £67,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £85,000 -

ISSAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) CISSP
2 41 (91.11%) Information Security
3 35 (77.78%) CISM
4 20 (44.44%) SABSA
5 18 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (40.00%) Degree
6 17 (37.78%) TOGAF
6 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) Computer Science
7 16 (35.56%) ISMS
8 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
9 14 (31.11%) CISA
10 13 (28.89%) MS Project
10 13 (28.89%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
13 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
13 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 9 (20.00%) Information Security Management
14 9 (20.00%) Security Management
14 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (17.78%) Trend Analysis
15 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
15 8 (17.78%) Private Cloud
15 8 (17.78%) Fintech
15 8 (17.78%) Identity Access Management
15 8 (17.78%) ISO27002
15 8 (17.78%) Scorecard
15 8 (17.78%) Legal

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 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Project
2 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 8 (17.78%) MS Office
3 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Network Security
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) SNMP
3 3 (6.67%) VLAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) SCCP
5 1 (2.22%) BGP
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.22%) OSPF
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) SSL
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Legal
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.89%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
1 14 (31.11%) Security Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Consultant
3 10 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Chief Information Officer
4 6 (13.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 6 (13.33%) Chief Security Officer
4 6 (13.33%) CIO
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (13.33%) Security Officer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Identity Management Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Information Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Management Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.44%) J2EE
2 2 (4.44%) RESTful
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Computer Science
2 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.78%) Fintech
3 8 (17.78%) Private Cloud
4 5 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (6.67%) CESG
6 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.22%) Blog
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Information Security
2 20 (44.44%) SABSA
3 17 (37.78%) TOGAF
4 16 (35.56%) ISMS
5 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 13 (28.89%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (20.00%) Information Security Management
9 9 (20.00%) Security Management
10 8 (17.78%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (17.78%) Scorecard
10 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
10 8 (17.78%) Trend Analysis
11 7 (15.56%) Project Management
11 7 (15.56%) Security Monitoring
12 6 (13.33%) BCP
12 6 (13.33%) Data Security
12 6 (13.33%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) CISSP
2 35 (77.78%) CISM
3 18 (40.00%) Degree
4 14 (31.11%) CISA
5 7 (15.56%) GIAC
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.33%) PCI QSA
7 4 (8.89%) CCNP
8 3 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (4.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (4.44%) CCSP
9 2 (4.44%) CRISC
9 2 (4.44%) ISACA
9 2 (4.44%) MCSE
9 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.44%) SANS
10 1 (2.22%) CCDP
10 1 (2.22%) CCNA
10 1 (2.22%) ISSEP
10 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.78%) ISO27002
2 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
3 6 (13.33%) ISO22301
4 3 (6.67%) QA
5 2 (4.44%) FISMA
5 2 (4.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.44%) JSP 440
5 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.22%) COBIT
6 1 (2.22%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) CyberArk
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
3 1 (2.22%) Tufin