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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 98 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 37 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.05% 0.41% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.82% 1.40% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 29
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
636 571 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.20% 29.18% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 552 442 362
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (63.01%) Information Security
2 40 (54.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (50.68%) CISM
4 36 (49.32%) Security Management
5 34 (46.58%) Management Information System
6 30 (41.10%) ISMS
7 28 (38.36%) Security Cleared
7 28 (38.36%) Risk Management
8 27 (36.99%) Windows
8 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
8 27 (36.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 25 (34.25%) GCIA
9 25 (34.25%) Incident Management
9 25 (34.25%) SIEM
10 23 (31.51%) Firewall
11 22 (30.14%) Information Security Management
11 22 (30.14%) IIS
11 22 (30.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 22 (30.14%) IISP
12 21 (28.77%) GCIH
13 20 (27.40%) Project Management
13 20 (27.40%) ArcSight
14 19 (26.03%) Legal
15 18 (24.66%) Network Management
16 16 (21.92%) Network Security
17 15 (20.55%) LogRhythm
18 13 (17.81%) Cybersecurity
18 13 (17.81%) Finance
19 12 (16.44%) Security+ Certification
19 12 (16.44%) Splunk

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (30.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.51%) Firewall
2 16 (21.92%) Network Security
3 11 (15.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (9.59%) Wireshark
5 6 (8.22%) Internet
6 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) DHCP
7 1 (1.37%) DNS
7 1 (1.37%) NAS
7 1 (1.37%) SAN
General
1 19 (26.03%) Legal
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.48%) Military
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Analyst
2 26 (35.62%) Security Manager
3 23 (31.51%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (28.77%) Information Manager
4 21 (28.77%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (23.29%) Consultant
6 15 (20.55%) Security Analyst
7 11 (15.07%) Senior Security Analyst
8 10 (13.70%) Security Consultant
9 8 (10.96%) Architect
10 7 (9.59%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (9.59%) Senior Operations Analyst
11 5 (6.85%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (5.48%) CLAS Consultant
12 4 (5.48%) CLAS Security Consultant
12 4 (5.48%) Principal Architect
12 4 (5.48%) Principal Consultant
12 4 (5.48%) Principal Solutions Architect
12 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (9.59%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.22%) AS400
4 6 (8.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (8.22%) Mainframe
4 6 (8.22%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.37%) CESG
7 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) Information Security
2 36 (49.32%) Security Management
3 30 (41.10%) ISMS
4 28 (38.36%) Risk Management
5 27 (36.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 25 (34.25%) Incident Management
6 25 (34.25%) SIEM
7 22 (30.14%) Information Security Management
7 22 (30.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 20 (27.40%) Project Management
9 18 (24.66%) Network Management
10 13 (17.81%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (16.44%) Line Management
12 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
12 11 (15.07%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (15.07%) Security Operations
13 9 (12.33%) ITIL
14 8 (10.96%) Security Architecture
15 7 (9.59%) Threat Management
16 6 (8.22%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) CISM
2 28 (38.36%) Security Cleared
3 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
4 25 (34.25%) GCIA
5 22 (30.14%) IISP
6 21 (28.77%) GCIH
7 12 (16.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 12 (16.44%) Security+ Certification
8 11 (15.07%) SANS
9 10 (13.70%) CISA
10 6 (8.22%) CEH
10 6 (8.22%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (6.85%) CREST Certified
11 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
11 5 (6.85%) SSCP
12 4 (5.48%) CISMP
12 4 (5.48%) CLAS
12 4 (5.48%) GSEC
13 3 (4.11%) Degree
13 3 (4.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (54.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.85%) HMG Infosec
4 4 (5.48%) ISO27002
4 4 (5.48%) RMADS
5 3 (4.11%) ISO22301
6 2 (2.74%) COBIT
6 2 (2.74%) GPG13
7 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Snort
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.37%) UAG
3 1 (1.37%) vCloud
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) QRadar
2 4 (5.48%) Nessus
3 3 (4.11%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) ArcSight
2 15 (20.55%) LogRhythm
3 12 (16.44%) Splunk
4 8 (10.96%) VMware
5 7 (9.59%) Intel Security
6 6 (8.22%) IBM
7 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.48%) Trustwave
9 2 (2.74%) HP
10 1 (1.37%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.37%) AlienVault
10 1 (1.37%) Dell
10 1 (1.37%) EMC
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.37%) NetApp
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.37%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago