Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 142 148
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 24 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.03% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 1.73% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 9
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -38.52% +21.62%
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 566 520 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.29% 25.57% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 458 462 607
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £59,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in West Sussex

CISSP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Crawley +24 17 £45,000 - 2
Gatwick +1 6 £60,000 - 1
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 17 (70.83%) ITSM
2 17 (70.83%) CCSA
2 17 (70.83%) Service Management
2 17 (70.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 17 (70.83%) Problem Management
3 10 (41.67%) Information Security
4 7 (29.17%) CISA
4 7 (29.17%) CISM
5 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) CEH
5 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.67%) Security Management
6 4 (16.67%) SSCP
6 4 (16.67%) OWASP
6 4 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 3 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (12.50%) Email Filtering
7 3 (12.50%) Web Filtering
7 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.50%) Legal
8 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (8.33%) IIS
8 2 (8.33%) McAfee

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Analyst
1 21 (87.50%) Security Analyst
2 17 (70.83%) IT Analyst
2 17 (70.83%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Information Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Auditor
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP Auditor
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Information
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Security Auditor
4 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 17 (70.83%) ITSM
2 17 (70.83%) Problem Management
2 17 (70.83%) Service Management
2 17 (70.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (41.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (16.67%) OWASP
4 4 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
5 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Web Filtering
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CCSA
2 7 (29.17%) CISA
2 7 (29.17%) CISM
3 6 (25.00%) CEH
4 4 (16.67%) SSCP
5 3 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) IISP
6 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
7 1 (4.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 31000
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) OSSEC
2 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (8.33%) Centrify
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) IBM
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Qualys
1 2 (8.33%) Splunk
1 2 (8.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (4.17%) Darktrace
2 1 (4.17%) Imperva
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.17%) Proofpoint
2 1 (4.17%) Sun
2 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro