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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 86 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 1.73% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 10.00% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 5
Average salary £45,850 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.21%
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
306 230 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.94% 17.33% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 219 156 108
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +20.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 March 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%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) CRISC
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (20.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) OOP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 3 (30.00%) CRISC
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
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