The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 91 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.19% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 1.45% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £73,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.15% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £72,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £74,750 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
275 276 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.82% 25.70% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 228 251 383
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £23,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

CISSP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Sussex region.

CISSP Salary Trend in West Sussex

CISSP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Burgess Hill - 1 £42,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing CISSP 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 CISSP.

1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) CISA
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) CESG
5 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) CISMP
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing CISSP 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 CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Auditor
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
1 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISA
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) CISMP
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Dell
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
1 1 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless