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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISC2 ISSMP)
Rank 909 977 975
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISSMP 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.017% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 19
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £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
25697 30151 31845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.30% 27.48% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20848 24258 24645
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 6 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 25 August 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
London +65 5 £65,000 +23.80%
England +38 5 £65,000 +23.80%
Liverpool - 3 £65,000 -
North West - 3 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £65,000 -
City of London - 3 £65,000 -

ISSMP
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Qualys
3 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (50.00%) CRISC
3 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
3 4 (50.00%) ISSEP
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) CASP
3 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning

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:

General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Officer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Security Officer
1 4 (50.00%) Service Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CASP
2 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (50.00%) CRISC
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
2 4 (50.00%) ISSEP
2 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Qualys
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix