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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 73 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.08% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 1.21% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
182 165 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.17% 24.55% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 147 132 164
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 May 2015. 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 - 5 £42,500 -
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL V2
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Legal
5 4 (44.44%) CISA
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) ISMS
6 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (33.33%) Websense
6 3 (33.33%) McAfee
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 3 (33.33%) Security Management
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
8 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (11.11%) CISM
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (44.44%) IT Security Officer
1 4 (44.44%) Security Officer
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL V2
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) ISMS
6 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) McAfee
1 3 (33.33%) Websense