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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 120 119 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 20 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 0.33% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.44% 1.14% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 17
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
582 527 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.09% 29.10% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 473 376 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (51.43%) Internet
2 16 (45.71%) Information Security
3 15 (42.86%) Cyber Security
4 14 (40.00%) Data Privacy
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) CISM
5 12 (34.29%) Data Security
5 12 (34.29%) Risk Management
5 12 (34.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (34.29%) Information Assurance
6 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (31.43%) CISA
6 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
7 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
9 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 7 (20.00%) Digital Media
10 6 (17.14%) BYOD
10 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
10 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (17.14%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
10 6 (17.14%) ITIL
10 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (17.14%) OWASP
10 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (17.14%) COBIT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Internet
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) ATM
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Consultant
2 14 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (17.14%) Internet of Things
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) BYOD
2 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) CESG
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) RMADS
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Information Security
2 15 (42.86%) Cyber Security
3 14 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Data Security
4 12 (34.29%) Risk Management
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (34.29%) Information Assurance
5 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.14%) OWASP
7 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
7 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
7 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.29%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) BCP
9 4 (11.43%) ITSM
9 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CISM
2 11 (31.43%) CISA
2 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) PCI QSA
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) CRISC
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) SSCP
5 1 (2.86%) GIAC
5 1 (2.86%) GCIA
5 1 (2.86%) GSEC
5 1 (2.86%) GCIH
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.86%) LogLogic
2 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee
2 1 (2.86%) Websense
2 1 (2.86%) Tripwire
2 1 (2.86%) Qualys
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