Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISSEP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISC2 ISSEP)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 752 1062 1117
Rank change year-on-year +310 +55 +64
Permanent jobs citing ISSEP 3 11 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.023% 0.034% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 14
Median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +93.75% -
10th Percentile £67,500 £61,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £94,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +87.50% -

ISSEP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,332 32,046 38,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.25% 24.28% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9,687 23,298 28,462
Median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £86,100 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

ISSEP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISSEP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISSEP in England

ISSEP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISSEP in England.

Salary trend for ISSEP in England

ISSEP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSEP within the England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +181 3 £70,000 -6.67%
ISSEP
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing ISSEP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for ISSEP.

1 3 (100.00%) PhD
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) DevSecOps
1 3 (100.00%) NIST
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making

ISSEP
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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) DevSecOps
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 3 (100.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) NIST