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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / South West
Rank 154 160 182
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 75 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.60% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.97% 4.85% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 77 52
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £64,500
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1509 1898 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.83% 33.08% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1498 1490
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 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
Bristol -5 32 £65,000 +10.63% 7
Wiltshire +22 15 £45,000 -16.27%
Gloucestershire -22 12 £45,000 -37.93% 4
Dorset +32 8 £60,000 +35.59%
Cornwall - 4 £50,000 - 1
Devon - 4 £33,581 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 117 (58.21%) Security Cleared
2 92 (45.77%) DV Cleared
2 92 (45.77%) Information Security
3 83 (41.29%) Cybersecurity
4 80 (39.80%) SANS
5 74 (36.82%) GIAC
6 70 (34.83%) Management Information System
6 70 (34.83%) Cisco Certification
7 65 (32.34%) CISM
8 64 (31.84%) CCNA
8 64 (31.84%) ITIL
9 62 (30.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 60 (29.85%) Linux
11 58 (28.86%) CISA
12 57 (28.36%) Penetration Testing
13 55 (27.36%) TCP/IP
14 54 (26.87%) C
14 54 (26.87%) Firewall
15 51 (25.37%) Security Architecture
16 47 (23.38%) SC Cleared
16 47 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 47 (23.38%) MCSE
17 46 (22.89%) Risk Management
18 42 (20.90%) SSCP
18 42 (20.90%) PCI DSS
18 42 (20.90%) Ethical Hacking
19 41 (20.40%) CESG
20 40 (19.90%) Security+ Certification
20 40 (19.90%) CompTIA Security+
21 39 (19.40%) Network+ Certification

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.47%) Apache Pig
2 6 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (8.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (27.36%) TCP/IP
2 54 (26.87%) Firewall
3 27 (13.43%) Network Security
4 24 (11.94%) HTTP
5 18 (8.96%) DHCP
5 18 (8.96%) DMZ
5 18 (8.96%) DNS
5 18 (8.96%) FTP
5 18 (8.96%) SMTP
5 18 (8.96%) X.400
6 9 (4.48%) Wireshark
7 8 (3.98%) FCoE
7 8 (3.98%) Internet
7 8 (3.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (3.98%) SNMP
8 6 (2.99%) SSL
9 4 (1.99%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.97%) Big Data
2 13 (6.47%) Apache Hive
2 13 (6.47%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.99%) MySQL
3 6 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (6.97%) JIRA
2 8 (3.98%) Redmine
3 6 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (2.99%) Bitbucket
3 6 (2.99%) CodeSonar
3 6 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.99%) git-flow
3 6 (2.99%) Robot Framework
3 6 (2.99%) Selenium
4 3 (1.49%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (13.93%) Finance
2 19 (9.45%) Games
3 16 (7.96%) Aerospace
3 16 (7.96%) Legal
3 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.48%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (25.87%) Consultant
2 36 (17.91%) Architect
3 30 (14.93%) Analyst
4 29 (14.43%) Security Architect
5 22 (10.95%) Security Consultant
6 19 (9.45%) Security Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (8.46%) Platform Engineer
8 15 (7.46%) CISSP Consultant
8 15 (7.46%) Network Engineer
8 15 (7.46%) Security Manager
9 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 12 (5.97%) Security Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.47%) Compliance Consultant
11 11 (5.47%) Enterprise Architect
11 11 (5.47%) IT Analyst
11 11 (5.47%) IT Security Analyst
11 11 (5.47%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.95%) Java EE
1 22 (10.95%) STL
2 20 (9.95%) .NET
3 10 (4.98%) Web Services
4 6 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.99%) Django
4 6 (2.99%) LAMP
4 6 (2.99%) Node.js
4 6 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (2.99%) REST
4 6 (2.99%) SOAP
4 6 (2.99%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.83%) Management Information System
2 41 (20.40%) CESG
3 20 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.96%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (3.98%) Cybercrime
6 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.00%) iPad
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.85%) Linux
2 38 (18.91%) Windows
3 16 (7.96%) Unix
4 13 (6.47%) Android
4 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.99%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.49%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (45.77%) Information Security
2 83 (41.29%) Cybersecurity
3 64 (31.84%) ITIL
4 57 (28.36%) Penetration Testing
5 51 (25.37%) Security Architecture
6 46 (22.89%) Risk Management
7 42 (20.90%) Ethical Hacking
8 39 (19.40%) Reverse Engineering
8 39 (19.40%) Software Engineering
9 32 (15.92%) Risk Assessment
10 31 (15.42%) Mentoring
11 30 (14.93%) Coaching
12 29 (14.43%) Security Management
13 28 (13.93%) Security Operations
14 27 (13.43%) Information Assurance
14 27 (13.43%) SIEM
15 26 (12.94%) ITIL V3
15 26 (12.94%) TOGAF
16 24 (11.94%) PRINCE2
17 23 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.87%) C
2 36 (17.91%) Java
3 22 (10.95%) C#
3 22 (10.95%) C++
3 22 (10.95%) Objective-C
4 15 (7.46%) Python
5 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.47%) SQL
7 9 (4.48%) Perl
7 9 (4.48%) VB
8 8 (3.98%) Korn
9 6 (2.99%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.99%) PHP
9 6 (2.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 117 (58.21%) Security Cleared
2 92 (45.77%) DV Cleared
3 80 (39.80%) SANS
4 74 (36.82%) GIAC
5 70 (34.83%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (32.34%) CISM
7 64 (31.84%) CCNA
8 58 (28.86%) CISA
9 47 (23.38%) MCSE
9 47 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (23.38%) SC Cleared
10 42 (20.90%) SSCP
11 40 (19.90%) CompTIA Security+
11 40 (19.90%) Security+ Certification
12 39 (19.40%) Linux+ Certification
12 39 (19.40%) Network+ Certification
13 34 (16.92%) CEH
14 31 (15.42%) Degree
15 29 (14.43%) CESG Certified Professional
16 18 (8.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (30.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (20.90%) PCI DSS
3 25 (12.44%) COBIT
4 14 (6.97%) ISO27002
5 8 (3.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (3.98%) QA
6 6 (2.99%) JSP 440
7 4 (1.99%) ISO22301
7 4 (1.99%) ISO27005
7 4 (1.99%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (7.96%) vSphere
2 9 (4.48%) Snort
3 8 (3.98%) NFS
3 8 (3.98%) Samba
3 8 (3.98%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.99%) Docker
6 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (7.46%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 14 (6.97%) Puppet
3 12 (5.97%) Nessus
4 8 (3.98%) Ansible
4 8 (3.98%) Nagios
5 7 (3.48%) Nmap
6 6 (2.99%) Salt
7 4 (1.99%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.00%) QRadar
8 2 (1.00%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.50%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 17 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.47%) ArcSight
3 10 (4.98%) Cisco
3 10 (4.98%) LogRhythm
4 9 (4.48%) SolarWinds
4 9 (4.48%) VMware
5 8 (3.98%) EMC
5 8 (3.98%) NetApp
6 7 (3.48%) FireEye
7 2 (1.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.00%) Infoblox
7 2 (1.00%) LogLogic
7 2 (1.00%) NetWitness
7 2 (1.00%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) AlienVault
8 1 (0.50%) HP
8 1 (0.50%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Splunk
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