Period
to 28 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JSP 440 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JSP 440 over the 6 months to 28 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 677 957 1114
Rank change year-on-year +280 +157 +55
Permanent jobs citing JSP 440 21 77 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.062% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.47% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 64 11
Median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £42,540 £45,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,500 £88,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +3.85% -7.14%

JSP 440 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,874 16,243 20,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.69% 12.98% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,662 12,438 15,414
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,296
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

JSP 440
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JSP 440 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JSP 440 in England.

Salary trend for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JSP 440 in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

Salary histogram for JSP 440 in England

JSP 440
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 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 West +78 9 £55,000 -21.43% 3
South East +175 8 £54,000 -16.92% 2
London +235 3 £58,250 -22.33% 1
Midlands +116 1 - - 1
West Midlands +88 1 - - 1
JSP 440
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, IT jobs citing JSP 440 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 JSP 440.

1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) Information Assurance
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) CISSP
5 8 (38.10%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (38.10%) NCSC
6 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (33.33%) RMADS
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) Security Architecture
8 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (23.81%) CISM
8 5 (23.81%) Decision-Making
8 5 (23.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (19.05%) Converged Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
10 3 (14.29%) CESG
11 2 (9.52%) Military
11 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
11 2 (9.52%) Migration
11 2 (9.52%) SLA
11 2 (9.52%) Infor M3
11 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
11 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
11 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis

JSP 440
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 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IPv6
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) RS-232
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.52%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Operational Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Compliance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) ModSecurity
2 1 (4.76%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Assurance
2 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 6 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) Decision-Making
5 4 (19.05%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) SABSA
6 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.76%) Active Listening
7 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) CISSP
4 8 (38.10%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (23.81%) CISM
5 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) NCSC
2 7 (33.33%) RMADS
3 5 (23.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (9.52%) SLA
5 1 (4.76%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Juniper
1 1 (4.76%) Splunk
1 1 (4.76%) VMware