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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 119 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 1.34% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 4.72% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 13
Average salary £60,000 £51,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.90%
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
532 508 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.62% 28.27% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 434 375 462
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (61.54%) CISA
2 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) Cyber Security
6 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 8 (30.77%) CISM
6 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 8 (30.77%) Retail
7 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (26.92%) Change Management
7 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
7 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
8 6 (23.08%) Security Management
8 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
9 5 (19.23%) Legal
9 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
10 4 (15.38%) Internet
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.54%) Data Security
11 3 (11.54%) BCP
11 3 (11.54%) Project Management
11 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
12 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
12 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
3 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Cyber Security
5 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 7 (26.92%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
7 6 (23.08%) Security Management
7 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
8 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.54%) Data Security
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Project Management
10 3 (11.54%) BCP
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (7.69%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISA
2 8 (30.77%) CISM
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) CISMP
4 2 (7.69%) GCIA
5 1 (3.85%) GSEC
5 1 (3.85%) GCIH
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
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