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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 115 95 117
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 42 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.86% 2.16% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 6.70% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 3
Average salary £42,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
625 627 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.55% 32.19% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 468 480 502
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) CISA
2 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (40.91%) Banking
4 8 (36.36%) Retail
4 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
4 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 8 (36.36%) Information Security
5 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (27.27%) CISM
7 5 (22.73%) Security Management
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
9 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.09%) Linux
10 2 (9.09%) CCNA
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Advertising
10 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 2 (9.09%) McAfee
10 2 (9.09%) ISMS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

General
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Advertising
6 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Junior
3 4 (18.18%) Junior Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Security Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Information Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
7 2 (9.09%) ISMS
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
8 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
8 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
8 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.55%) BCP
8 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) CISA
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) GIAC
3 2 (9.09%) CEH
3 2 (9.09%) CISMP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
4 1 (4.55%) CRISC
4 1 (4.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee
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