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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)
Rank 903 - 873
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £110,000 - £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £110,000 - -

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
29759 32776 30226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.34% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23568 25912 24466
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 5 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 2 July 2015. 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 - 2 £110,000 -
London - 1 £110,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £110,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £110,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £110,000 -

ISSEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (71.43%) CEH
3 5 (71.43%) X.509
3 5 (71.43%) SSCP
4 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 4 (57.14%) SABSA
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) CISM
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) CCSP
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (28.57%) Big Data
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
7 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Degree

ISSEP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) X.509
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Security
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Information Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 4 (57.14%) SABSA
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) ISSAP
2 5 (71.43%) CEH
2 5 (71.43%) SSCP
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley