Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 185 198
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 81 93 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.43% 1.38% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.72% 3.62% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 75
Hampshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £53,879
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +11.36% +2.63%
10th Percentile £51,650 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,625 £66,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

CISSP 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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1715 2568 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.38% 38.05% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 2132 2002
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £61,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Hampshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Winchester - 19 £63,750 -
Farnborough -17 9 £80,000 +23.08%
Basingstoke +7 7 £65,000 -
Southampton +10 5 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Portsmouth -13 1 £50,000 -16.67%
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 52 (64.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (61.73%) Information Security
3 48 (59.26%) CISM
4 40 (49.38%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (45.68%) Penetration Testing
6 35 (43.21%) ITIL
7 29 (35.80%) PCI DSS
8 28 (34.57%) Windows
8 28 (34.57%) Linux
9 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 23 (28.40%) Security Operations
10 22 (27.16%) Security Architecture
10 22 (27.16%) SIEM
10 22 (27.16%) Firewall
11 21 (25.93%) Data Protection
11 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
12 20 (24.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
13 19 (23.46%) Data Protection Act
13 19 (23.46%) CEH
14 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (20.99%) Risk Management
16 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Management
17 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
17 15 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
17 15 (18.52%) DRM
18 14 (17.28%) Degree
18 14 (17.28%) Network Security
18 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (17.28%) Active Directory

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) IaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) Firewall
2 14 (17.28%) Network Security
2 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.41%) LAN
3 6 (7.41%) WAN
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (4.94%) NetScreen
5 2 (2.47%) DMZ
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.47%) Wireless
6 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
1 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) GIS
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Consultant
2 22 (27.16%) Security Consultant
3 15 (18.52%) Security Manager
4 11 (13.58%) Security Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) IT Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) IT Security Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Security Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Information Assurance Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Information Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.35%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (11.11%) CESG
5 8 (9.88%) Smart Meter
6 5 (6.17%) Cloud Native
6 5 (6.17%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.47%) Cybercrime
8 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.57%) Linux
1 28 (34.57%) Windows
2 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.64%) Mac OS X
3 7 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Information Security
2 40 (49.38%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (45.68%) Penetration Testing
4 35 (43.21%) ITIL
5 23 (28.40%) Security Operations
6 22 (27.16%) Security Architecture
6 22 (27.16%) SIEM
7 21 (25.93%) Data Protection
8 20 (24.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 17 (20.99%) Risk Management
10 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
11 15 (18.52%) DRM
12 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.05%) Identity Management
13 13 (16.05%) ISMS
14 11 (13.58%) DevOps
15 10 (12.35%) Security Management
16 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
16 9 (11.11%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) C
2 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
2 8 (9.88%) C++
2 8 (9.88%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) Python
2 8 (9.88%) Ruby
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (59.26%) CISM
2 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
4 19 (23.46%) CEH
5 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (17.28%) Degree
7 11 (13.58%) CCNA
7 11 (13.58%) CISA
8 10 (12.35%) GCIH
9 8 (9.88%) CREST Certified
9 8 (9.88%) RHCE
9 8 (9.88%) RHCSA
10 7 (8.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 6 (7.41%) GCIA
11 6 (7.41%) GIAC
12 5 (6.17%) CSSLP
13 4 (4.94%) CCSE
13 4 (4.94%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (4.94%) JNCIE
13 4 (4.94%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (64.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (35.80%) PCI DSS
3 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (9.88%) NIST 800
6 6 (7.41%) GDPR
6 6 (7.41%) ISO 22301
6 6 (7.41%) ISO 31000
6 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (4.94%) RMADS
8 1 (1.23%) COBIT
8 1 (1.23%) HIPAA
8 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) VMware
2 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.64%) Apple
4 6 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (4.94%) Blue Coat
5 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.94%) Fortinet
5 4 (4.94%) IronPort
5 4 (4.94%) Juniper
5 4 (4.94%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.94%) Tufin
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
7 1 (1.23%) McAfee