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

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.30% 0.75% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 3.45% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £52,500 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.37% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth.

Academic & Professional Certification
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 85 58 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 25.76% 21.72% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 98
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,375 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Portsmouth

CISSP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) ISO27005
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) ISO27002
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO27002
2 1 (33.33%) ISO27005
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley