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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 113 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.87% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 3.01% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 11
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 £39,200 £48,800 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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
562 632 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.85% 31.63% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 479 474 499
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 22 May 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (50.00%) Internet
3 12 (50.00%) CISA
3 12 (50.00%) CISM
4 10 (41.67%) Risk Management
5 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 9 (37.50%) Information Assurance
5 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
5 9 (37.50%) Data Privacy
6 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) Benchmarking
7 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) COBIT
8 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (25.00%) OWASP
8 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (25.00%) BCP
8 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (25.00%) BYOD
8 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
8 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (20.83%) Service Management
9 5 (20.83%) ITSM
9 5 (20.83%) Data Security

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
1 11 (45.83%) Security Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Junior
4 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (25.00%) BYOD
2 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.17%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 9 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 9 (37.50%) Data Privacy
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Benchmarking
5 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) OWASP
6 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (25.00%) BCP
6 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
7 5 (20.83%) ITSM
7 5 (20.83%) Data Security
7 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CISA
1 12 (50.00%) CISM
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) PCI QSA
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) GCIA
4 2 (8.33%) GCIH
4 2 (8.33%) CRISC
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) GSEC
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (29.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
1 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.17%) LogLogic
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