Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 162 247
Rank change year-on-year +38 +85 -35
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 146 92 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.42% 1.55% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.81% 5.20% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 78 47
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,000 £40,525
90th Percentile £69,650 £76,625 £73,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,657 1,770 2,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.51% 29.87% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,466 2,186
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,803 £24,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Surrey

CISSP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Surrey

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Surrey

CISSP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Reigate - 43 £51,250 -
Guildford +15 29 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Staines +23 23 £57,500 -4.17%
Woking +21 16 £66,250 -5.36%
Chertsey +3 3 £42,500 -
Redhill +13 2 £50,000 -37.50%
Camberley -13 2 £95,000 +90.00%
Weybridge - 1 £29,000 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 110 (75.34%) Information Security
2 107 (73.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 98 (67.12%) CISM
4 83 (56.85%) Finance
5 69 (47.26%) Firewall
6 66 (45.21%) Penetration Testing
7 63 (43.15%) Risk Assessment
8 60 (41.10%) Management Information System
9 56 (38.36%) CRISC
10 54 (36.99%) Network Security
11 47 (32.19%) Security Management
12 46 (31.51%) Risk Management
12 46 (31.51%) Information Security Management
13 44 (30.14%) Risk Analysis
14 43 (29.45%) Active Directory
15 36 (24.66%) GIAC
16 35 (23.97%) Process Improvement
17 32 (21.92%) CISA
18 31 (21.23%) Strategic Planning
19 29 (19.86%) PCI DSS
20 28 (19.18%) IT Governance
20 28 (19.18%) Cybersecurity
21 26 (17.81%) ITIL
22 21 (14.38%) GDPR
23 19 (13.01%) Data Protection
24 18 (12.33%) OWASP
24 18 (12.33%) SIEM
24 18 (12.33%) PRINCE2
25 17 (11.64%) Degree
25 17 (11.64%) Security Operations

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) G Suite
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (47.26%) Firewall
2 54 (36.99%) Network Security
3 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.16%) VPN
5 8 (5.48%) Internet
5 8 (5.48%) IPsec
5 8 (5.48%) Wireless
6 7 (4.79%) SSL
7 2 (1.37%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (0.68%) HTTP
8 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.68%) MPLS
8 1 (0.68%) SMS
8 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) AppScan
1 1 (0.68%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 83 (56.85%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) French Language
2 8 (5.48%) German Language
3 5 (3.42%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (44.52%) Analyst
1 65 (44.52%) Security Analyst
2 45 (30.82%) Information Analyst
2 45 (30.82%) Information Security Analyst
3 26 (17.81%) Consultant
4 24 (16.44%) Security Consultant
5 16 (10.96%) IT Analyst
5 16 (10.96%) IT Security Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Security Manager
7 8 (5.48%) Governance Analyst
7 8 (5.48%) Information Manager
7 8 (5.48%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (5.48%) Information Security Manager
7 8 (5.48%) Risk Manager
8 7 (4.79%) Compliance Manager
8 7 (4.79%) Penetration Tester
8 7 (4.79%) Security Penetration Tester
8 7 (4.79%) Security Specialist
8 7 (4.79%) Security Tester
8 7 (4.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) Web Services
2 3 (2.05%) .NET
2 3 (2.05%) HTML
2 3 (2.05%) JSON
2 3 (2.05%) RESTful
2 3 (2.05%) XML
3 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.37%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) Ajax
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (41.10%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.53%) NHS
3 8 (5.48%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.79%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.42%) PKI
6 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.22%) Windows
2 7 (4.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Android
4 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.05%) Unix
5 1 (0.68%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (75.34%) Information Security
2 66 (45.21%) Penetration Testing
3 63 (43.15%) Risk Assessment
4 47 (32.19%) Security Management
5 46 (31.51%) Information Security Management
5 46 (31.51%) Risk Management
6 44 (30.14%) Risk Analysis
7 35 (23.97%) Process Improvement
8 31 (21.23%) Strategic Planning
9 28 (19.18%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (19.18%) IT Governance
10 26 (17.81%) ITIL
11 19 (13.01%) Data Protection
12 18 (12.33%) OWASP
12 18 (12.33%) PRINCE2
12 18 (12.33%) SIEM
13 17 (11.64%) Security Operations
14 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (10.27%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.05%) Java
1 3 (2.05%) Perl
1 3 (2.05%) PHP
2 2 (1.37%) C
2 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.68%) Python
3 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (67.12%) CISM
2 56 (38.36%) CRISC
3 36 (24.66%) GIAC
4 32 (21.92%) CISA
5 17 (11.64%) Degree
6 16 (10.96%) CEH
7 7 (4.79%) CCSE
7 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.42%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (3.42%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (3.42%) CREST Certified
8 5 (3.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 4 (2.74%) APMP
9 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.74%) PMP
9 4 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.74%) SSCP
10 3 (2.05%) CCSA
10 3 (2.05%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (73.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (19.86%) PCI DSS
3 21 (14.38%) GDPR
4 13 (8.90%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 9 (6.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (3.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.37%) COBIT
7 2 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.37%) SLA
8 1 (0.68%) GPG13
8 1 (0.68%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Nessus
2 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (5.48%) CheckPoint
1 8 (5.48%) Cisco
2 7 (4.79%) Kaspersky
2 7 (4.79%) WatchGuard
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.05%) HP
4 3 (2.05%) Qualys
5 1 (0.68%) Apple
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) NETGEAR
5 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.68%) Spiceworks
5 1 (0.68%) Symantec