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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)
Rank - 860 -
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.014% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £82,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
31234 29580 33891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 27.11% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24200 23976 28787
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) X.509
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

ISSEP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) X.509
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP