The table below looks at the statistics for ISSEP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSEP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)
Rank 894 878 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £51,000 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% -
UK excluding London average salary - £57,500 -

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
30465 28654 33810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.84% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23768 23376 28477
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISSEP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISSEP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISSEP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISSEP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSEP within the UK.

ISSEP Salary Trend in the UK

ISSEP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSEP within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 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
London -5 2 £51,000 -38.18% 1
England -35 2 £51,000 -36.25% 1

ISSEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISSEP 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 ISSEP.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) CGEIT
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management

ISSEP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISSEP 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 ISSEP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CGEIT
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
City, London
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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