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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 102 67 104
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 3.00% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 11.86% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 4
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £37,750 £48,550
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £57,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
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
365 295 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.15% 25.26% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 190 203 203
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 17 (62.96%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (29.63%) Banking
4 8 (29.63%) CCNP
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (29.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
5 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) F5
7 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Security Management
7 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
7 5 (18.52%) Marketing
7 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) CCIE
7 5 (18.52%) Perl
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) CISM

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 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (25.93%) 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 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.41%) Publishing
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Information Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
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 8 (29.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) SCADA
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Security Management
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Security Auditing
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
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CCNP
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCIE
2 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
3 4 (14.81%) CISM
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) CISMP
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) GCIA
4 3 (11.11%) GCIH
4 3 (11.11%) SANS
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) SSCP
6 1 (3.70%) CISA
6 1 (3.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
2 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.11%) COBIT
4 1 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
1 5 (18.52%) F5
1 5 (18.52%) Juniper
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) MapR
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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