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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)
Rank 911 - 887
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% - 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £85,000 - £82,500
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - -

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
29837 31780 29684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.14% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23763 24876 23903
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSEP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

ISSEP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSEP
Top 9 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 30 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 - 4 £85,000 - 4
London - 2 £82,500 - 4
Nottingham - 1 £110,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £110,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £110,000 -
South East - 1 £60,000 -
Paddington - 1 £55,000 -

ISSEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) ISACA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
3 2 (50.00%) CISA
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management

ISSEP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) ISSAP
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (50.00%) ISACA
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) GCED
4 1 (25.00%) GSEC
4 1 (25.00%) CITP
4 1 (25.00%) CRISC
4 1 (25.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago