The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 184 215 169
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -46
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 55 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 0.33% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.12% 1.24% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 42
Average salary £51,500 £59,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.44% +19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £50,650 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
CISSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1761 1613 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.37% 26.46% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1245 1351
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -4 25 £52,500 - 8
Wiltshire +3 15 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Gloucestershire -7 5 £60,000 -6.97% 7
Somerset - 3 £55,750 -
Devon - 3 £28,250 - 1
Dorset - 2 £85,000 - 3
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 61 (53.51%) Information Security
2 46 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (30.70%) PCI DSS
4 33 (28.95%) Security Cleared
4 33 (28.95%) Firewall
4 33 (28.95%) Risk Management
5 32 (28.07%) ITIL
6 30 (26.32%) Cyber Security
7 27 (23.68%) Degree
8 22 (19.30%) CISM
9 20 (17.54%) Management Information System
9 20 (17.54%) Internet
9 20 (17.54%) Information Assurance
10 18 (15.79%) Finance
11 17 (14.91%) Business Continuity
11 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.91%) CISA
11 17 (14.91%) SC Cleared
12 15 (13.16%) Data Protection
12 15 (13.16%) SIEM
12 15 (13.16%) Windows
12 15 (13.16%) CESG
12 15 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (10.53%) Data Privacy
14 12 (10.53%) Security Architecture
14 12 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.95%) Firewall
2 20 (17.54%) Internet
3 11 (9.65%) Network Security
4 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.14%) DNS
5 7 (6.14%) DMZ
5 7 (6.14%) X.400
5 7 (6.14%) SMTP
5 7 (6.14%) DHCP
5 7 (6.14%) FTP
5 7 (6.14%) HTTP
6 4 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.63%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.88%) ATM
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Legal
3 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.63%) Law
5 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Consultant
2 30 (26.32%) Security Consultant
3 24 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 24 (21.05%) Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) IT Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Information Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (4.39%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Security Officer
9 4 (3.51%) IT Security Specialist
9 4 (3.51%) IT Security Officer
9 4 (3.51%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) JSP
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.16%) CESG
3 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.14%) RMADS
6 6 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (5.26%) BYOD
6 6 (5.26%) Internet of Things
7 5 (4.39%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.88%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 9 (7.89%) Linux
3 7 (6.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.51%) Information Security
2 33 (28.95%) Risk Management
3 32 (28.07%) ITIL
4 30 (26.32%) Cyber Security
5 20 (17.54%) Information Assurance
6 17 (14.91%) Business Continuity
7 15 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (13.16%) SIEM
7 15 (13.16%) Data Protection
8 12 (10.53%) Security Architecture
8 12 (10.53%) Data Privacy
8 12 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.77%) Data Security
9 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.89%) Service Management
11 8 (7.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.51%) C
2 3 (2.63%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) SQL
3 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (23.68%) Degree
3 22 (19.30%) CISM
4 17 (14.91%) CISA
4 17 (14.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.53%) SSCP
5 12 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (9.65%) DV Cleared
7 10 (8.77%) CCNA
8 8 (7.02%) PCI QSA
9 7 (6.14%) CISMP
9 7 (6.14%) CHFI
9 7 (6.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (4.39%) CRISC
10 5 (4.39%) CCNP
10 5 (4.39%) GCIH
11 4 (3.51%) CEH
12 3 (2.63%) GIAC
12 3 (2.63%) GCIA
13 2 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (30.70%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.02%) COBIT
4 5 (4.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.51%) BS7799
5 4 (3.51%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.75%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) vSphere
2 6 (5.26%) Snort
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) ArcSight
3 6 (5.26%) LogRhythm
3 6 (5.26%) Cisco
4 4 (3.51%) Splunk
4 4 (3.51%) McAfee
4 4 (3.51%) Websense
4 4 (3.51%) LogLogic
5 3 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.75%) Symantec
6 2 (1.75%) BT
7 1 (0.88%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.88%) Qualys
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
2Source Talent
Salary: £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55k - £65k per annum + car + bonus x 2 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus x 2 + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago