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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 189 216 169
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -47
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 51 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.21% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 0.82% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 41
Average salary £50,750 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.92% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,000 £62,500
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
1734 1590 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.51% 25.87% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1223 1270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 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 31 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 +3 20 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Wiltshire +4 11 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Gloucestershire -8 9 £60,000 -6.97% 5
Dorset - 4 £85,000 -
Somerset +11 3 £55,750 -14.23% 3
Devon - 2 £28,250 - 3
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 (54.46%) Information Security
2 43 (38.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (30.36%) Risk Management
4 32 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
5 31 (27.68%) Firewall
6 30 (26.79%) ITIL
7 29 (25.89%) Cyber Security
8 27 (24.11%) Degree
9 26 (23.21%) CISM
10 22 (19.64%) Management Information System
11 21 (18.75%) Information Assurance
12 20 (17.86%) CISA
12 20 (17.86%) Business Continuity
13 19 (16.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (16.96%) Internet
14 18 (16.07%) Finance
14 18 (16.07%) Data Protection
15 16 (14.29%) SIEM
15 16 (14.29%) CESG
16 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (11.61%) Data Privacy
17 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
17 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
17 13 (11.61%) SSCP
18 12 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
18 12 (10.71%) Network Security
19 11 (9.82%) Continuous Delivery

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.68%) Firewall
2 19 (16.96%) Internet
3 12 (10.71%) Network Security
4 9 (8.04%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.25%) DNS
5 7 (6.25%) DMZ
5 7 (6.25%) X.400
5 7 (6.25%) SMTP
5 7 (6.25%) DHCP
5 7 (6.25%) FTP
5 7 (6.25%) HTTP
5 7 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.89%) ATM
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Legal
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.68%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Military
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Consultant
2 28 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 23 (20.54%) Security Analyst
3 23 (20.54%) Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 9 (8.04%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (4.46%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Information Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Security Officer
9 4 (3.57%) IT Security Officer
9 4 (3.57%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.57%) IT Security Specialist
9 4 (3.57%) Risk Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Information Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) JSP
2 2 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.29%) CESG
3 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.36%) Digital Media
5 6 (5.36%) Internet of Things
5 6 (5.36%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.36%) BYOD
6 5 (4.46%) RMADS
7 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.89%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.46%) Information Security
2 34 (30.36%) Risk Management
3 30 (26.79%) ITIL
4 29 (25.89%) Cyber Security
5 21 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 20 (17.86%) Business Continuity
7 19 (16.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 18 (16.07%) Data Protection
9 16 (14.29%) SIEM
10 13 (11.61%) Data Privacy
10 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
12 11 (9.82%) Project Management
12 11 (9.82%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (9.82%) Data Security
12 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (9.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (8.93%) Security Architecture
14 9 (8.04%) Business Continuity Management
15 8 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.68%) C
1 3 (2.68%) SQL
2 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
2 27 (24.11%) Degree
3 26 (23.21%) CISM
4 20 (17.86%) CISA
5 13 (11.61%) SSCP
5 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (8.93%) CCNA
8 9 (8.04%) DV Cleared
9 7 (6.25%) CRISC
9 7 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (6.25%) CHFI
9 7 (6.25%) PCI QSA
10 5 (4.46%) GCIH
10 5 (4.46%) CCNP
11 4 (3.57%) CEH
11 4 (3.57%) CISMP
11 4 (3.57%) GCIA
12 3 (2.68%) GIAC
13 2 (1.79%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (38.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.36%) COBIT
4 5 (4.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.57%) BS7799
6 3 (2.68%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.79%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) vSphere
2 6 (5.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Nessus
2 1 (0.89%) logstash
2 1 (0.89%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) ArcSight
3 7 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 7 (6.25%) Cisco
4 5 (4.46%) Splunk
5 4 (3.57%) LogLogic
5 4 (3.57%) McAfee
6 3 (2.68%) Websense
6 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.79%) Symantec
7 2 (1.79%) BT
8 1 (0.89%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.89%) Qualys
8 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.89%) Trustwave
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
2Source Talent
Salary: £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus x 2 + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Torquay
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Torquay
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Corsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago