The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 43 27 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.35% 4.76% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 14.75% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £57,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.36%
CISSP
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 61 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.93% 32.28% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 90
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cheltenham region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (84.62%) CISM
3 10 (76.92%) Business Development
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
5 7 (53.85%) SABSA
5 7 (53.85%) ISSAP
5 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
5 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
6 6 (46.15%) CEH
6 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) GIAC
8 1 (7.69%) Firewall
8 1 (7.69%) GCIH
8 1 (7.69%) Snort
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (7.69%) ISMS
8 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
8 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
8 1 (7.69%) ArcSight

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Security Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) Business Development
3 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) SABSA
3 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
4 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) ISMS
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CISM
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) ISSAP
4 6 (46.15%) CEH
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) GIAC
5 1 (7.69%) GCIH
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
1 1 (7.69%) LogLogic