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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 94 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.092% 1.86% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 9.95% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 2
Average salary - £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,974
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.09%
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
301 221 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.67% 18.70% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 198 132 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Security Management
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) ISMS
4 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (50.00%) CEH
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (50.00%) Legal
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) CISA
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) CRISC
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) CISM
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Security
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Publishing
7 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Cryptography

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Security Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Information Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) ISMS
3 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CEH
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
2 3 (30.00%) CRISC
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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