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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 166 217 169
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -48
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 72 12 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.20% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 0.72% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 12 43
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,453 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,300 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+7.21% +0.58%
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
1756 1666 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.56% 27.23% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1332 1270
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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
Gloucestershire +13 32 £57,500 +6.48% 8
Bristol +2 20 £58,750 +6.81% 8
Wiltshire +17 13 £45,000 -20.00% 6
Dorset - 3 - -
Somerset +3 2 £55,750 -14.23%
Devon - 1 £51,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 60 (48.78%) Information Security
2 49 (39.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (38.21%) Cyber Security
4 45 (36.59%) CISM
5 44 (35.77%) Security Cleared
6 40 (32.52%) ITIL
7 37 (30.08%) Firewall
8 34 (27.64%) Risk Management
9 31 (25.20%) PCI DSS
10 29 (23.58%) Degree
11 26 (21.14%) Management Information System
11 26 (21.14%) CISA
12 25 (20.33%) DV Cleared
13 23 (18.70%) Telecoms
14 22 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (17.07%) Finance
16 20 (16.26%) SSCP
16 20 (16.26%) TCP/IP
16 20 (16.26%) CCNA
16 20 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (16.26%) Information Assurance
17 19 (15.45%) GIAC
17 19 (15.45%) SIEM
18 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
18 18 (14.63%) Linux
19 17 (13.82%) Data Protection
19 17 (13.82%) CESG
19 17 (13.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 16 (13.01%) Internet
21 14 (11.38%) Ethical Hacking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (8.13%) Apache Pig
2 7 (5.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.08%) Firewall
2 20 (16.26%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.01%) Internet
4 14 (11.38%) Network Security
5 8 (6.50%) Wireshark
6 7 (5.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (5.69%) X.400
6 7 (5.69%) DNS
6 7 (5.69%) DMZ
6 7 (5.69%) SMTP
6 7 (5.69%) DHCP
6 7 (5.69%) FTP
6 7 (5.69%) HTTP
7 1 (0.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) Hadoop
1 10 (8.13%) Apache Hive
1 10 (8.13%) Big Data
General
1 23 (18.70%) Telecoms
2 21 (17.07%) Finance
3 9 (7.32%) Legal
4 4 (3.25%) Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (27.64%) Consultant
2 27 (21.95%) Security Consultant
3 20 (16.26%) Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Security Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Security Manager
5 12 (9.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 9 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Compliance Manager
8 6 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Information Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Risk Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Security Specialist
10 4 (3.25%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) STL
1 10 (8.13%) Java EE
2 2 (1.63%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) CSS
3 1 (0.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.14%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.82%) CESG
3 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.13%) Cybercrime
6 7 (5.69%) Digital Media
7 6 (4.88%) Internet of Things
7 6 (4.88%) BYOD
7 6 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (4.07%) Mathematics
8 5 (4.07%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.81%) DTV
10 1 (0.81%) GIS
10 1 (0.81%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Windows
3 10 (8.13%) Android
3 10 (8.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) Information Security
2 47 (38.21%) Cyber Security
3 40 (32.52%) ITIL
4 34 (27.64%) Risk Management
5 22 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (16.26%) Information Assurance
7 19 (15.45%) SIEM
8 17 (13.82%) Data Protection
8 17 (13.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (11.38%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (10.57%) Coaching
11 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.76%) Business Continuity
11 12 (9.76%) Data Security
11 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2
11 12 (9.76%) Data Privacy
12 11 (8.94%) Reverse Engineering
12 11 (8.94%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (8.13%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.76%) C
2 10 (8.13%) C#
2 10 (8.13%) C++
2 10 (8.13%) Java
2 10 (8.13%) Objective-C
3 3 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (36.59%) CISM
2 44 (35.77%) Security Cleared
3 29 (23.58%) Degree
4 26 (21.14%) CISA
5 25 (20.33%) DV Cleared
6 20 (16.26%) SSCP
6 20 (16.26%) CCNA
6 20 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (15.45%) GIAC
8 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
9 12 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (8.13%) MCSE
10 10 (8.13%) Linux+ Certification
10 10 (8.13%) GCIH
11 8 (6.50%) CEH
11 8 (6.50%) CRISC
11 8 (6.50%) GCIA
12 7 (5.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (5.69%) CHFI
12 7 (5.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (39.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (25.20%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.32%) COBIT
4 8 (6.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.25%) BS7799
6 2 (1.63%) BS25999
7 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) vSphere
2 6 (4.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Nessus
2 1 (0.81%) logstash
2 1 (0.81%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (9.76%) ArcSight
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.32%) LogRhythm
4 7 (5.69%) Splunk
4 7 (5.69%) Cisco
5 4 (3.25%) McAfee
5 4 (3.25%) LogLogic
6 3 (2.44%) Trustwave
6 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.63%) Symantec
8 1 (0.81%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Websense
8 1 (0.81%) BT
8 1 (0.81%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.81%) Qualys
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Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical, Car
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nationwide
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Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £38212 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benifits
Posted: 24 days ago