The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CSSLP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (ISC2 CSSLP)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 922 961
Rank change year-on-year +68 +39  
Permanent jobs citing CSSLP 18 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.083% 0.008% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 10
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -17.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £60,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 - £125,000

CSSLP 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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21651 25902 30444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.58% 26.68% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16870 20937 24141
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CSSLP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CSSLP in the UK

CSSLP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CSSLP in the UK

CSSLP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSSLP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CSSLP in the UK

CSSLP
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSSLP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 18 £67,500 +12.50% 1
London +29 7 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South East - 4 £67,500 -
East of England - 4 £45,000 -
Norwich - 4 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £67,500 -
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £90,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £90,000 -
Leeds - 1 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing CSSLP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CSSLP.

1 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 25 (92.59%) CISA
3 16 (59.26%) CISM
4 14 (51.85%) SANS
5 13 (48.15%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) NetScreen
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (37.04%) Juniper
6 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) CCIE
6 10 (37.04%) Information Security
6 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
6 10 (37.04%) CCSE
6 10 (37.04%) JNCIS
6 10 (37.04%) JNCIE
6 10 (37.04%) Fortinet
6 10 (37.04%) 802.1X
6 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
6 10 (37.04%) IronPort
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (37.04%) Tufin
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (37.04%) CCIE Security
7 9 (33.33%) CEH
7 9 (33.33%) GIAC
7 9 (33.33%) SSCP
8 8 (29.63%) Security+ Certification
8 8 (29.63%) Risk Management

CSSLP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco ISE
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (37.04%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Security Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Security Technical Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Security Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Security Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Technical Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Governance Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Information Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) 802.1X
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Information Security
2 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
1 6 (22.22%) C++
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) C
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 25 (92.59%) CISA
3 16 (59.26%) CISM
4 14 (51.85%) SANS
5 10 (37.04%) CCIE
5 10 (37.04%) CCIE Security
5 10 (37.04%) CCSE
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (37.04%) JNCIE
5 10 (37.04%) JNCIS
6 9 (33.33%) CEH
6 9 (33.33%) GIAC
6 9 (33.33%) SSCP
7 8 (29.63%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (29.63%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (7.41%) CLAS
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
1 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
1 10 (37.04%) Fortinet
1 10 (37.04%) IronPort
1 10 (37.04%) Juniper
1 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
1 10 (37.04%) Tufin
2 6 (22.22%) Google
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Splunk
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago