The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 96 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 0.079% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.69% 0.35% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
277 285 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.41% 22.46% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 178 192 171
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
Scotland

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CISSP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Glasgow

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Data Security
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 6 (33.33%) CEH
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Security Management
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 5 (27.78%) Publishing
7 4 (22.22%) CRISC
7 4 (22.22%) CGEIT
7 4 (22.22%) ISMS
7 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) CISA
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) Law
7 4 (22.22%) Legal
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Change Management
8 3 (16.67%) SSCP
8 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
9 2 (11.11%) Information Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Network Security
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Publishing
3 4 (22.22%) Law
3 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Security Specialist
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (27.78%) Information Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Data Security
3 5 (27.78%) Security Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 4 (22.22%) ISMS
4 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CEH
2 4 (22.22%) CRISC
2 4 (22.22%) CGEIT
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
3 3 (16.67%) SSCP
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PMP
5 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.56%) ISACA
5 1 (5.56%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
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