The first table below looks at the demand for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 214 167 152
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 2.93% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 59
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1534 1503 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.60% 28.68% 36.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1276 1787
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CISSP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CISSP Salary Trend in the South West

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the South West

CISSP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Bristol -18 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire -24 6 £64,500 +29.00%
Wiltshire -9 2 £65,000 +62.50%
Somerset -15 1 £65,000 +52.94% 2
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 38 (55.07%) Information Security
2 32 (46.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (44.93%) CISA
4 28 (40.58%) CISM
5 27 (39.13%) Finance
6 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
7 24 (34.78%) Service Management
7 24 (34.78%) Security Cleared
8 19 (27.54%) ITSM
8 19 (27.54%) Business Continuity
8 19 (27.54%) ITIL
8 19 (27.54%) BCP
8 19 (27.54%) Business Continuity Planning
9 16 (23.19%) Risk Management
10 15 (21.74%) DV Cleared
11 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.39%) Project Management
12 11 (15.94%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (14.49%) Business Development
14 8 (11.59%) TOGAF
14 8 (11.59%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (11.59%) RMADS
14 8 (11.59%) Security Architecture
14 8 (11.59%) Firewall
14 8 (11.59%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
15 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (10.14%) ISSAP
15 7 (10.14%) Degree
15 7 (10.14%) SABSA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) Network Security
3 5 (7.25%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Local Government
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Security Manager
2 19 (27.54%) IT Risk Manager
2 19 (27.54%) Risk Manager
3 15 (21.74%) Audit Manager
3 15 (21.74%) IT Audit Manager
4 10 (14.49%) Security Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Operations Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Security Operations Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Security Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Security Assurance Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Information Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Information Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) RMADS
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Solaris
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Information Security
2 24 (34.78%) Service Management
3 19 (27.54%) ITSM
3 19 (27.54%) Business Continuity
3 19 (27.54%) ITIL
3 19 (27.54%) BCP
3 19 (27.54%) Business Continuity Planning
4 16 (23.19%) Risk Management
5 12 (17.39%) Project Management
6 11 (15.94%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (14.49%) Business Development
8 8 (11.59%) TOGAF
8 8 (11.59%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Security Architecture
8 8 (11.59%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (10.14%) SABSA
10 6 (8.70%) Security Management
11 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) C
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (44.93%) CISA
2 28 (40.58%) CISM
3 24 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 15 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.14%) ISSAP
6 7 (10.14%) Degree
7 5 (7.25%) CCNP
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.25%) CEH
8 4 (5.80%) CCVP
8 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.80%) CCIP
8 4 (5.80%) CCDP
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
8 4 (5.80%) CCSP
9 3 (4.35%) MCSE
10 2 (2.90%) CCSE
10 2 (2.90%) GCIA
10 2 (2.90%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (46.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.25%) HMG Infosec
2 5 (7.25%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.90%) COBIT
4 2 (2.90%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Cisco
2 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (7.25%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) NetApp
4 1 (1.45%) Nokia
4 1 (1.45%) Altiris
South West
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