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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 85 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.47% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 1.32% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.16% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £75,500 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £79,500 £73,000
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
353 303 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.50% 26.53% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 302 263 277
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram 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 5 March 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
Crawley +5 15 £42,500 -43.33%
Chichester - 1 £57,500 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) CISA
3 13 (61.90%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 12 (57.14%) Security Management
4 12 (57.14%) PKI
5 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
5 11 (52.38%) CRISC
6 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
10 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
10 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
10 4 (19.05%) CEH
11 2 (9.52%) CISM
11 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 2 (9.52%) CISMP
11 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
12 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
12 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
12 1 (4.76%) XenApp
12 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
12 1 (4.76%) VCP4
12 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) LAN
1 13 (61.90%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
1 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
1 12 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Information Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Security Officer
3 6 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) PKI
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Security Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Communications Security
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.76%) Information Management
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) CISA
2 11 (52.38%) CRISC
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) CEH
5 2 (9.52%) CISM
5 2 (9.52%) CISMP
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) VCP4
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) PCI DSS
2 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) BS25999
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Dell
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix
1 1 (4.76%) Juniper
1 1 (4.76%) NetApp
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec
1 1 (4.76%) Ruckus Wireless