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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 98 84
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.80% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.99% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
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 West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 248 301 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.57% 26.68% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 229 270 261
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Governance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BBC
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media