Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 129 144
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 -26
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 101 107 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.44% 2.04% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.49% 7.15% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 93 105 106
Surrey median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £95,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.08% - +3.45%

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 1,349 1,496 1,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.58% 28.55% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,169 1,431
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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
Staines +16 20 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Guildford -5 19 £60,000 - 2
Godalming +11 10 £62,500 +8.70% 2
Redhill -6 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Reigate +17 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Epsom +5 3 £62,500 -16.67%
Cobham +3 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Weybridge 0 1 £80,000 +146.15%
Chertsey -1 1 £60,000 +46.34%
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT jobs citing CISSP 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 83 (82.18%) CISM
2 56 (55.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (48.51%) Information Security
4 47 (46.53%) SIEM
5 43 (42.57%) Security Architecture
5 43 (42.57%) Cybersecurity
6 42 (41.58%) Degree
7 37 (36.63%) TOGAF
8 34 (33.66%) Cryptography
9 32 (31.68%) Security Cleared
9 32 (31.68%) SABSA
10 31 (30.69%) ITIL
11 30 (29.70%) Management Information System
12 29 (28.71%) Security Operations
13 28 (27.72%) GDPR
14 27 (26.73%) Network Security
15 26 (25.74%) Data Protection
16 24 (23.76%) Identity Access Management
16 24 (23.76%) Security Management
16 24 (23.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 23 (22.77%) Data Protection Act
17 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
17 23 (22.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 22 (21.78%) Firewall
19 21 (20.79%) NIST
20 20 (19.80%) Information Assurance
21 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
21 19 (18.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
21 19 (18.81%) CISA
21 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
1 3 (2.97%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.82%) Azure
2 17 (16.83%) AWS
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
3 4 (3.96%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.73%) Network Security
2 22 (21.78%) Firewall
3 10 (9.90%) DNS
4 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.96%) Broadband
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.97%) Skype
7 2 (1.98%) CTI
7 2 (1.98%) LAN
7 2 (1.98%) SMTP
7 2 (1.98%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.99%) HTTP
8 1 (0.99%) IMAP
8 1 (0.99%) Internet
8 1 (0.99%) SAN
8 1 (0.99%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Big Data
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Fire and Rescue
2 6 (5.94%) Police
3 5 (4.95%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Consultant
1 44 (43.56%) Security Consultant
2 20 (19.80%) Architect
3 16 (15.84%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 16 (15.84%) Security Architect
4 15 (14.85%) Security Manager
5 11 (10.89%) Information Security Consultant
5 11 (10.89%) IT Manager
5 11 (10.89%) IT Security Manager
6 10 (9.90%) Security Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Operational Security Manager
7 9 (8.91%) Operations Manager
7 9 (8.91%) Security Officer
7 9 (8.91%) Security Operations Manager
8 8 (7.92%) Information Architect
8 8 (7.92%) Information Security Architect
9 7 (6.93%) IT Operations Manager
10 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) IT Security Officer
10 6 (5.94%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Management Information System
2 23 (22.77%) Data Protection Act
3 15 (14.85%) PKI
4 14 (13.86%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (11.88%) NHS
6 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
7 5 (4.95%) Cyberattack
7 5 (4.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.96%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.95%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.51%) Information Security
2 47 (46.53%) SIEM
3 43 (42.57%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (42.57%) Security Architecture
4 37 (36.63%) TOGAF
5 34 (33.66%) Cryptography
6 32 (31.68%) SABSA
7 31 (30.69%) ITIL
8 29 (28.71%) Security Operations
9 26 (25.74%) Data Protection
10 24 (23.76%) Identity Access Management
10 24 (23.76%) Security Management
10 24 (23.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
11 23 (22.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 20 (19.80%) Information Assurance
13 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (17.82%) IT Governance
14 18 (17.82%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) C
1 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (82.18%) CISM
2 42 (41.58%) Degree
3 32 (31.68%) Security Cleared
4 19 (18.81%) CISA
5 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
6 15 (14.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 15 (14.85%) CREST Certified
6 15 (14.85%) TOGAF Certification
7 14 (13.86%) Master's Degree
7 14 (13.86%) SSCP
8 11 (10.89%) GIAC
9 10 (9.90%) CISMP
10 8 (7.92%) CEH
10 8 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (5.94%) CRISC
13 5 (4.95%) CCNA
13 5 (4.95%) MCSE
14 2 (1.98%) MCSA
15 1 (0.99%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (55.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (27.72%) GDPR
3 21 (20.79%) NIST
4 19 (18.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (14.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (7.92%) PCI DSS
7 7 (6.93%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (2.97%) RMADS
8 3 (2.97%) SLA
9 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.99%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.99%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Hyper-V
1 13 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) Nessus
2 7 (6.93%) SCCM
3 5 (4.95%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.97%) SCOM
4 3 (2.97%) SCSM
5 2 (1.98%) Ansible
5 2 (1.98%) Puppet
5 2 (1.98%) Terraform
6 1 (0.99%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Guardium
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.99%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.99%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) VMware
2 10 (9.90%) Cisco
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.94%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.98%) Qualys
6 1 (0.99%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (0.99%) Centrify
6 1 (0.99%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) McAfee
6 1 (0.99%) Rapid7
6 1 (0.99%) Splunk
6 1 (0.99%) Tripwire
6 1 (0.99%) Veeam