The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 94 55 110
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +55
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 18 51 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.39% 4.02% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 15.50% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 46 4
Median salary £47,250 £42,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,250 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
CISSP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
375 329 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.00% 25.93% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 173 238 188
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 July 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 18 (66.67%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) CISM
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) CRISC
4 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (25.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (25.93%) CCNP
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 5 (18.52%) COBIT
8 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security
8 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (18.52%) Perl
8 5 (18.52%) CISA
8 5 (18.52%) Banking
9 4 (14.81%) Legal
9 4 (14.81%) CCIE
9 4 (14.81%) Juniper
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) F5
9 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
9 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (22.22%) Security Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Information Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Information Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JSON
1 2 (7.41%) REST
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) SCADA
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) ERD
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CISM
2 10 (37.04%) CRISC
3 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (18.52%) CISA
5 4 (14.81%) CCIE
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) CISMP
6 3 (11.11%) GCIA
6 3 (11.11%) GCIH
6 3 (11.11%) SANS
7 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) COBIT
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
1 1 (3.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
1 4 (14.81%) F5
1 4 (14.81%) Juniper
2 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) MapR
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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