Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 135 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 22 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.88% 0.55% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 2.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 4
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -26.59% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,125 £51,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £64,375 £76,875
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +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 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 672 481 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.99% 24.01% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 557 417 528
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
Crawley +27 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Gatwick - 6 £52,500 -
Worthing - 1 £42,320 -
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (50.00%) CCSA
3 11 (50.00%) Service Management
3 11 (50.00%) ITSM
4 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (36.36%) CISA
5 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 7 (31.82%) PCI DSS
7 6 (27.27%) OWASP
7 6 (27.27%) CISM
8 5 (22.73%) CEH
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (22.73%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (18.18%) GDPR
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Security Management
9 4 (18.18%) Legal
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.64%) SSCP
10 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (13.64%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (13.64%) Email Filtering

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 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
General
1 4 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
1 17 (77.27%) Security Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Information Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ArcSight Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP Auditor
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Information
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Security
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Auditor
6 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Auditor
6 1 (4.55%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberattack
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 11 (50.00%) ITSM
3 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (50.00%) Service Management
3 11 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (27.27%) OWASP
5 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (22.73%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Email Filtering
7 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Web Filtering
8 2 (9.09%) Change Control
8 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CCSA
2 8 (36.36%) CISA
3 6 (27.27%) CISM
4 5 (22.73%) CEH
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) SSCP
6 2 (9.09%) IISP
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) CISMP
7 1 (4.55%) CRISC
7 1 (4.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (18.18%) GDPR
3 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (4.55%) PMO
5 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
1 2 (9.09%) OSSEC
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (9.09%) Centrify
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Darktrace
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee
2 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
2 2 (9.09%) Proofpoint
2 2 (9.09%) Qualys
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
2 2 (9.09%) Tripwire