The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISSAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISC2 ISSAP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 899 953
Rank change year-on-year +46 +54  
Permanent jobs citing ISSAP 12 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.061% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 1
Median salary £100,000 £60,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 -

ISSAP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20516 24488 28089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.55% 26.50% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33827 42300 45822
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

ISSAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISSAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISSAP in England

ISSAP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSAP in England.

Salary trend for ISSAP in England

ISSAP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISSAP in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ISSAP in England

ISSAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSAP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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 +37 8 £100,000 +81.81%
South East +35 2 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
ISSAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing ISSAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for ISSAP.

1 34 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (88.24%) Information Security
3 29 (85.29%) SABSA
4 27 (79.41%) Security Architecture
5 23 (67.65%) TOGAF
6 13 (38.24%) CISM
6 13 (38.24%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) Network Security
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
7 12 (35.29%) SDLC
8 11 (32.35%) Finance
8 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
9 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
9 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (29.41%) CCSP
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (20.59%) Visualisation
11 7 (20.59%) Data Analytics
11 7 (20.59%) Analytics
11 7 (20.59%) VLAN
11 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
11 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
11 7 (20.59%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (20.59%) OWASP
11 7 (20.59%) SNMP

ISSAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Network Security
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 7 (20.59%) SNMP
2 7 (20.59%) VLAN
2 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) MPLS
4 4 (11.76%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 2 (5.88%) SCCP
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) DNS
7 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.94%) FWSM
7 1 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (2.94%) SSL
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Architect
1 23 (67.65%) Security Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Digital Transformation
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Security Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) IT Architect
5 4 (11.76%) IT Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Information Architect
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Architect
7 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (14.71%) Blog
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Information Security
2 29 (85.29%) SABSA
3 27 (79.41%) Security Architecture
4 23 (67.65%) TOGAF
5 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 12 (35.29%) SDLC
6 10 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (20.59%) Analytics
7 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Data Analytics
7 7 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (20.59%) OWASP
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Threat Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Visualisation
8 6 (17.65%) Cryptography
8 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (38.24%) CISM
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 10 (29.41%) CCSP
6 7 (20.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 6 (17.65%) GIAC
8 5 (14.71%) CCNP
8 5 (14.71%) SANS
9 4 (11.76%) CCNA
10 2 (5.88%) CISA
10 2 (5.88%) ISACA
10 2 (5.88%) MCSE
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.94%) CCDP
11 1 (2.94%) CCSE
11 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (2.94%) IISP
11 1 (2.94%) ISSEP
11 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
2 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) Juniper
2 1 (2.94%) Splunk
2 1 (2.94%) Tufin