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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 115 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 1.57% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 5.76% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 13
Average salary £56,250 £51,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,900 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%
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
618 469 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.34% 27.32% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 493 350 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 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 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 8 (30.77%) CISM
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
5 8 (30.77%) Retail
5 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
6 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
6 7 (26.92%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
7 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
7 6 (23.08%) Security Management
8 5 (19.23%) Legal
8 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Internet
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Project Management
10 3 (11.54%) BCP
10 3 (11.54%) Data Security
11 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 2 (7.69%) Finance
11 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (7.69%) ISMS
11 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
11 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
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%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Tester
2 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Junior
2 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Junior Tester
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.85%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
5 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%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
3 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
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 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
5 7 (26.92%) Change Management
5 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
6 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 6 (23.08%) Security Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) BCP
9 3 (11.54%) Data Security
10 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.69%) ISMS
10 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISA
2 8 (30.77%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CISMP
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) OSCP
4 1 (3.85%) VCP4
4 1 (3.85%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
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