The table below looks at the statistics for ISSMP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSMP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISC2 ISSMP)
Rank 874 - 954
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISSMP 3 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 20
Median salary £95,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £95,000 - £50,000

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
23430 29057 32036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.80% 27.36% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18517 23011 25688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

ISSMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISSMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ISSMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISSMP
Salary Trend

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

ISSMP Salary Trend in the UK

ISSMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSMP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

ISSMP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISSMP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSMP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 - 3 £95,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £95,000 -
South East - 2 £95,000 -
London - 1 £65,000 -

ISSMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing ISSMP 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 ISSMP.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) CISM
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
3 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (55.56%) CISA
5 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) CRISC
6 3 (33.33%) CASP
6 3 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) ISSAP
6 3 (33.33%) ISSEP
7 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Qualys
7 2 (22.22%) Unix

ISSMP
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Security
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 3 (33.33%) Service Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISM
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) CASP
4 3 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (33.33%) CRISC
4 3 (33.33%) ISSAP
4 3 (33.33%) ISSEP
4 3 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix