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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISC2 ISSEP)
Rank 910 968 986
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.004% 0.003% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £65,000 £110,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - -

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
26650 30228 32866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.55% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21486 23750 26342
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ISSEP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISSEP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSEP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 1 £65,000 -40.90%
London +44 1 £65,000 -40.90%
North West - 1 £65,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £65,000 -

ISSEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISSEP 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 ISSEP.

1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) CISM
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) CISA
2 9 (81.82%) Big Data
3 8 (72.73%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 6 (54.55%) Legal
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
5 5 (45.45%) Process Management
5 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 5 (45.45%) Law
5 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (45.45%) CITP
5 5 (45.45%) Smart Meter
5 5 (45.45%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) ISSAP
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
5 5 (45.45%) ISACA
5 5 (45.45%) Internal Audit
6 4 (36.36%) SANS
6 4 (36.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (36.36%) Computer Science

ISSEP
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Big Data
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 5 (45.45%) Law
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Security Manager
2 6 (54.55%) IT Manager
2 6 (54.55%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Information Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Service Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
1 5 (45.45%) Smart Meter
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Business Process Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Internal Audit
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Process Management
4 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Data Management
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISM
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) CISA
3 5 (45.45%) CITP
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) ISACA
3 5 (45.45%) ISSAP
4 4 (36.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SANS
5 3 (27.27%) CRISC
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) CASP
7 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (9.09%) ISSMP
7 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (9.09%) HIPAA
4 1 (9.09%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001