The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £37,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 367 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.67% 30.41% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 193 307 238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CISSP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CISSP Salary Trend in South Wales

CISSP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 2 £37,375 -
Cardiff +12 1 £32,500 -
CISSP
Wales

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) ISMS
4 6 (50.00%) CISA
4 6 (50.00%) CISM
5 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (25.00%) Security Management
7 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
7 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Fintech
8 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) SAP Certification
8 2 (16.67%) SAP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Head of Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) Head of Security
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Fintech
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) ISMS
4 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
6 3 (25.00%) Security Management
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Product Marketing
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
8 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISA
1 6 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (8.33%) CISMP
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) GPEN
4 1 (8.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
3 2 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle