The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 86 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.87% 1.34% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 4.64% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Average salary £58,750 £40,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.96% -49.68%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
CISSP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
415 237 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.99% 28.87% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 337 195 346
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Gloucestershire region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 3 £65,000 +96.96%
Cheltenham -12 3 £54,000 +27.05% 1
Cirencester - 3 - -
CISSP
South West

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (25.00%) COBIT
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Business Development
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 2 (16.67%) SIEM
6 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (16.67%) GCIH
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 2 (16.67%) BT
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Advertising
7 1 (8.33%) GIAC

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Business Development
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISM
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) GCIH
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CEH
5 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
5 1 (8.33%) GIAC
5 1 (8.33%) GCIA
5 1 (8.33%) GSEC
5 1 (8.33%) GWAPT
5 1 (8.33%) OSCP
5 1 (8.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) BT
1 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) LogLogic