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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 101 75 107
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 8 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 2.62% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 10.65% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 4
Median salary £47,000 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £37,750 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £79,400 £62,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
338 310 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.13% 24.62% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 196 213 222
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (31.03%) Firewall
4 9 (31.03%) Network Security
5 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
6 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
6 7 (24.14%) Security Architecture
6 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (24.14%) SANS
7 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
7 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Marketing
7 6 (20.69%) Security Management
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (20.69%) CCNP
7 6 (20.69%) Unix
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) F5
9 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
1 9 (31.03%) Network Security
2 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Marketing
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Information Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) CESG
4 3 (10.34%) SCADA
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Unix
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (24.14%) Security Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (20.69%) Security Management
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SANS
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) JNCIE
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) CEH
4 3 (10.34%) CISM
4 3 (10.34%) SSCP
5 2 (6.90%) CISMP
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) GCIA
5 2 (6.90%) GCIH
6 1 (3.45%) CCFP
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) CISA
6 1 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.34%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
1 4 (13.79%) F5
1 4 (13.79%) Juniper
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) MapR
3 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
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