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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 77 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.02% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% 0.61% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -29.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,450 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £39,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +2.00%
CISSP
Wales

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
322 326 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.76% 27.86% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 282 281 261
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in South Wales

CISSP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cardiff - 9 £40,000 - 1
CISSP
Wales

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (48.65%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Firewall
3 13 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 11 (29.73%) Network Security
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (27.03%) Juniper
7 9 (24.32%) CISM
7 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
7 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
8 8 (21.62%) JNCIE
8 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
8 8 (21.62%) CCDA
8 8 (21.62%) CCNP
8 8 (21.62%) CCSA
8 8 (21.62%) Information Security Management
8 8 (21.62%) Security Management
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
10 6 (16.22%) F5
11 5 (13.51%) Time Management
11 5 (13.51%) Windows
11 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
12 4 (10.81%) Advertising
12 4 (10.81%) CISA
12 4 (10.81%) CEH
12 4 (10.81%) CISMP
12 4 (10.81%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Information Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Security Officer
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Audit Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Security Officer
6 3 (8.11%) Audit Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.41%) Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.41%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) SCADA
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Information Security
2 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
2 8 (21.62%) Information Security Management
2 8 (21.62%) Security Management
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.51%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) ITSM
6 3 (8.11%) BCP
6 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.41%) SIEM
7 2 (5.41%) Product Management
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CISM
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
3 8 (21.62%) JNCIE
3 8 (21.62%) CCSA
3 8 (21.62%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) CCDA
4 4 (10.81%) CEH
4 4 (10.81%) CISMP
4 4 (10.81%) CISA
5 2 (5.41%) GIAC
5 2 (5.41%) GCIA
5 2 (5.41%) GCFW
5 2 (5.41%) GCWN
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) Juniper
3 6 (16.22%) F5
4 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.41%) McAfee
5 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
5 2 (5.41%) Trend Micro
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago