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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 91 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 21 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.54% 0.19% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 0.67% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 22
Average salary £65,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
372 300 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.21% 28.01% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 236 194 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (80.77%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 11 (42.31%) Network Security
3 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 8 (30.77%) Security Management
5 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) SANS
6 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (23.08%) Marketing
6 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (23.08%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Unix
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) SSCP
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) CEH
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 4 (15.38%) CISM
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Network Security
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Information Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) CESG
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (11.54%) SCADA
4 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Unix
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (30.77%) Security Management
4 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) SANS
2 5 (19.23%) CEH
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) SSCP
3 4 (15.38%) CISM
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CISA
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.85%) CCFP
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) COBIT
3 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) F5
1 3 (11.54%) Juniper
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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