The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 81 95 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.96% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 1.30% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.47%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 230 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.83% 29.45% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 213 118
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CISSP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Dorset

CISSP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 6 £44,250 +4.11%
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 16 (80.00%) CISA
2 16 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (80.00%) CRISC
3 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 10 (50.00%) ISMS
6 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (35.00%) Internal Audit
7 7 (35.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) CISM
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) DB2
9 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
9 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (15.00%) Security Management
11 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
11 2 (10.00%) Legal
11 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
11 2 (10.00%) BCP
11 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
11 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
11 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 16 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (50.00%) ISMS
4 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (35.00%) Internal Audit
6 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Security Management
8 2 (10.00%) BCP
8 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
8 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
8 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
9 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CISA
1 16 (80.00%) CRISC
2 6 (30.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware