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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 91 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.61% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 2.22% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £57,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.76%
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
221 360 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.35% 27.33% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 122 267 175
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 15 (75.00%) CISM
2 14 (70.00%) Information Security
3 10 (50.00%) CRISC
4 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (20.00%) CISA
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (15.00%) SANS
8 3 (15.00%) ISO27002
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) COBIT
8 3 (15.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) Perl
8 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (15.00%) CCNP
8 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) CISMP
9 2 (10.00%) GCIA

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (25.00%) Information Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) ERD
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (5.00%) Compliance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CISM
2 10 (50.00%) CRISC
3 4 (20.00%) CISA
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CISMP
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) SANS
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) GCIA
5 2 (10.00%) GCIH
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) COBIT
2 3 (15.00%) ISO27002
3 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (5.00%) QRadar
1 1 (5.00%) RSA Archer
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) F5
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Juniper
1 1 (5.00%) MapR
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (5.00%) Splunk
1 1 (5.00%) Symantec