Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 142 159
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.48% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 10
West Sussex median annual salary £43,250 £67,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.93% +21.62% +42.31%
10th Percentile £37,375 £36,250 £38,175
90th Percentile £68,375 £72,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,625
% change year-on-year -8.33% +7.87% +1.14%

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 534 642 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.49% 26.20% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 477 581 529
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,650 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Horsham -26 3 £41,500 +10.67%
Gatwick +11 2 - -
Crawley +17 1 £45,000 -33.33%
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (80.00%) CISM
4 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (50.00%) CISA
7 4 (40.00%) Change Management
7 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (40.00%) QA
7 4 (40.00%) IT Audit
8 3 (30.00%) Firewall
9 2 (20.00%) Unix
9 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (20.00%) Project Management
9 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
9 2 (20.00%) Security Management
9 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
10 1 (10.00%) HIPAA
10 1 (10.00%) CRISC
10 1 (10.00%) GDPR
10 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
10 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (10.00%) Logistics
10 1 (10.00%) IT Governance

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Systems Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) COBIT
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (10.00%) GDPR
4 1 (10.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory