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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 65 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 35 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.00% 0.30% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.99% 1.62% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 1
Average salary £42,000 £65,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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
292 247 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.00% 18.64% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 200 168 152
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 22 May 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (97.67%) Finance
2 40 (93.02%) Information Security
3 30 (69.77%) CISM
3 30 (69.77%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (67.44%) Cyber Security
4 29 (67.44%) Cryptography
5 27 (62.79%) Network Security
5 27 (62.79%) Data Security
6 25 (58.14%) Incident Management
7 24 (55.81%) Degree
8 21 (48.84%) SIEM
8 21 (48.84%) Law
9 13 (30.23%) Legal
9 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
10 12 (27.91%) Analytics
11 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
12 8 (18.60%) CISA
13 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
13 6 (13.95%) BCP
13 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
14 4 (9.30%) Security Management
14 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
14 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (9.30%) Project Management
14 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (9.30%) ITIL
14 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
14 4 (9.30%) Data Protection

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (62.79%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
General
1 42 (97.67%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Law
3 13 (30.23%) Legal
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Information Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Security Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Security Consultant
4 8 (18.60%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Lead Security Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Project Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (69.77%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (67.44%) Cryptography
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) SCADA
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Information Security
2 29 (67.44%) Cyber Security
3 27 (62.79%) Data Security
4 25 (58.14%) Incident Management
5 21 (48.84%) SIEM
6 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
7 12 (27.91%) Analytics
8 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
9 6 (13.95%) BCP
9 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (9.30%) Security Management
10 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL
10 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.30%) Information Assurance
10 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
12 2 (4.65%) Financial Analysis
12 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) CISM
2 24 (55.81%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) CISA
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) CRISC
5 2 (4.65%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.30%) COBIT
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