The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 114 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 3.82% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 14
Average salary £51,500 £51,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £51,000 £34,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,600 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
553 602 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.44% 29.83% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 452 448 499
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CISSP
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bristol region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Bristol

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) CISA
3 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
3 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (42.86%) CISM
5 8 (38.10%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 7 (33.33%) Data Privacy
7 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
8 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) BCP
9 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
9 4 (19.05%) Data Security
9 4 (19.05%) Security Management
9 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (19.05%) COBIT
9 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Data Protection

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Security Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Information Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) BYOD
2 3 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) RMADS
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (19.05%) BCP
5 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Security
5 4 (19.05%) Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CISA
2 9 (42.86%) CISM
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CISMP
5 2 (9.52%) GCIA
6 1 (4.76%) GSEC
6 1 (4.76%) GCIH
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) COBIT
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago