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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 101 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 0.75% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
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
291 267 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.51% 23.16% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 179 181 146
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (61.11%) Network Security
4 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 9 (50.00%) CEH
6 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (44.44%) ISMS
6 8 (44.44%) Wireless
6 8 (44.44%) Law
6 8 (44.44%) Legal
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) Information Security Management
6 8 (44.44%) Security Management
7 7 (38.89%) Data Security
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Publishing
10 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 2 (11.11%) CISA
11 2 (11.11%) CISM
11 2 (11.11%) SSCP
11 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
11 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 2 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
11 2 (11.11%) SIEM
11 2 (11.11%) CRISC
11 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (11.11%) TOGAF

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Network Security
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (44.44%) Law
1 8 (44.44%) Legal
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Security Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Information Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (44.44%) ISMS
3 8 (44.44%) Information Security Management
3 8 (44.44%) Security Management
4 7 (38.89%) Data Security
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) CISA
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) SSCP
2 2 (11.11%) CRISC
2 2 (11.11%) CGEIT
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CAPM
3 1 (5.56%) ISACA
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
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