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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 118 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 1.52% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 4.50% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 20
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £35,000 £39,975
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +2.00%
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
527 533 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.41% 33.71% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 418 448 572
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (44.44%) CISA
3 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 6 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) BCP
4 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (27.78%) SIEM
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 3 (16.67%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Audit Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Risk Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Audit Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Management
1 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (33.33%) ITSM
2 6 (33.33%) BCP
2 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) Security Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CEH
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (5.56%) GCIA
4 1 (5.56%) GSEC
4 1 (5.56%) GCIH
4 1 (5.56%) GCFA
4 1 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISSMP
4 1 (5.56%) CISMP
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) McAfee
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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