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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 133 150 219
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +69
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 104 99 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.99% 1.72% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 5.53% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 22
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1643 1790 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.41% 31.15% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1442 1655
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +5 45 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Wiltshire +31 29 £55,000 -17.23% 1
Bristol -8 19 £80,000 +45.45% 3
Devon - 6 £48,750 -
Dorset +7 4 £60,000 +46.34%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 124 (50.61%) Security Cleared
2 107 (43.67%) DV Cleared
3 104 (42.45%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (39.18%) SANS
4 96 (39.18%) Information Security
5 83 (33.88%) GIAC
5 83 (33.88%) Management Information System
6 80 (32.65%) CCNA
6 80 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (29.39%) Firewall
8 71 (28.98%) Penetration Testing
9 69 (28.16%) PCI DSS
10 68 (27.76%) CISA
10 68 (27.76%) CISM
10 68 (27.76%) ITIL
11 64 (26.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 64 (26.12%) Ethical Hacking
12 63 (25.71%) MCSE
12 63 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (25.31%) TCP/IP
14 61 (24.90%) Linux
15 60 (24.49%) C
16 56 (22.86%) Security Architecture
17 55 (22.45%) Network+ Certification
17 55 (22.45%) Linux+ Certification
17 55 (22.45%) SSCP
18 52 (21.22%) Degree
19 51 (20.82%) SC Cleared
20 50 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
21 45 (18.37%) Finance

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 20 (8.16%) Apache Pig
2 6 (2.45%) Apache
3 2 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (29.39%) Firewall
2 62 (25.31%) TCP/IP
3 32 (13.06%) Network Security
4 26 (10.61%) HTTP
5 19 (7.76%) DHCP
5 19 (7.76%) DNS
5 19 (7.76%) FTP
5 19 (7.76%) SMTP
6 18 (7.35%) DMZ
6 18 (7.35%) X.400
7 11 (4.49%) FCoE
7 11 (4.49%) SNMP
8 8 (3.27%) SSL
9 5 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.63%) Internet
11 2 (0.82%) Wireless
12 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.41%) LAN
12 1 (0.41%) VPN
12 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.98%) Big Data
2 20 (8.16%) Apache Hive
2 20 (8.16%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.27%) MySQL
3 8 (3.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.22%) DB2
4 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (7.76%) JIRA
2 11 (4.49%) Redmine
3 8 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (3.27%) Bitbucket
3 8 (3.27%) CodeSonar
3 8 (3.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.27%) git-flow
3 8 (3.27%) Robot Framework
3 8 (3.27%) Selenium
4 2 (0.82%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (18.37%) Finance
2 25 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 24 (9.80%) Games
4 19 (7.76%) Aerospace
5 15 (6.12%) Legal
6 7 (2.86%) German Language
7 4 (1.63%) Banking
8 3 (1.22%) Military
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (23.67%) Consultant
2 49 (20.00%) Analyst
3 39 (15.92%) Security Analyst
4 34 (13.88%) Architect
5 29 (11.84%) Security Architect
6 26 (10.61%) Security Consultant
7 23 (9.39%) Platform Engineer
8 22 (8.98%) Security Manager
8 22 (8.98%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (8.57%) IT Analyst
9 21 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
10 20 (8.16%) Senior Security Analyst
10 20 (8.16%) Software Engineer
11 17 (6.94%) Information Manager
11 17 (6.94%) Information Security Manager
11 17 (6.94%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 17 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (6.12%) Network Engineer
13 14 (5.71%) Compliance Consultant
13 14 (5.71%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.06%) Java EE
1 32 (13.06%) STL
2 15 (6.12%) .NET
2 15 (6.12%) Web Services
3 8 (3.27%) .NET Framework
3 8 (3.27%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.27%) Django
3 8 (3.27%) LAMP
3 8 (3.27%) Node.js
3 8 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (3.27%) REST
3 8 (3.27%) SOAP
3 8 (3.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (33.88%) Management Information System
2 38 (15.51%) CESG
3 31 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.71%) Cryptography
6 12 (4.90%) Cybercrime
6 12 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.82%) iPad
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) PKI
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.90%) Linux
2 34 (13.88%) Windows
3 20 (8.16%) Android
3 20 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.90%) Unix
5 8 (3.27%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.82%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (42.45%) Cybersecurity
2 96 (39.18%) Information Security
3 71 (28.98%) Penetration Testing
4 68 (27.76%) ITIL
5 64 (26.12%) Ethical Hacking
6 56 (22.86%) Security Architecture
7 50 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
8 44 (17.96%) Software Engineering
9 43 (17.55%) Risk Management
10 33 (13.47%) SIEM
11 32 (13.06%) Mentoring
11 32 (13.06%) Multithreading
12 31 (12.65%) Coaching
12 31 (12.65%) Risk Assessment
13 27 (11.02%) ITIL V3
13 27 (11.02%) Security Operations
14 25 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (10.20%) Protective Monitoring
15 24 (9.80%) Information Assurance
16 23 (9.39%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.49%) C
2 39 (15.92%) Java
3 35 (14.29%) C++
4 32 (13.06%) C#
4 32 (13.06%) Objective-C
5 23 (9.39%) Python
6 21 (8.57%) SQL
7 19 (7.76%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.12%) Perl
9 12 (4.90%) VB
10 11 (4.49%) Korn
11 8 (3.27%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.27%) PHP
11 8 (3.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (50.61%) Security Cleared
2 107 (43.67%) DV Cleared
3 96 (39.18%) SANS
4 83 (33.88%) GIAC
5 80 (32.65%) CCNA
5 80 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (27.76%) CISA
6 68 (27.76%) CISM
7 63 (25.71%) MCSE
7 63 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 55 (22.45%) Linux+ Certification
8 55 (22.45%) Network+ Certification
8 55 (22.45%) SSCP
9 52 (21.22%) Degree
10 51 (20.82%) SC Cleared
11 43 (17.55%) CEH
11 43 (17.55%) CompTIA Security+
11 43 (17.55%) Security+ Certification
12 26 (10.61%) CESG Certified Professional
13 18 (7.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (28.16%) PCI DSS
2 64 (26.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (15.10%) COBIT
4 22 (8.98%) ISO27002
4 22 (8.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (4.49%) ISO22301
6 10 (4.08%) ISO27005
6 10 (4.08%) QA
7 7 (2.86%) RMADS
8 6 (2.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (1.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (4.49%) NFS
1 11 (4.49%) Samba
1 11 (4.49%) VMware ESX
2 10 (4.08%) vSphere
3 9 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.27%) Docker
5 7 (2.86%) Snort
6 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (7.76%) Puppet
2 11 (4.49%) Ansible
2 11 (4.49%) Nagios
2 11 (4.49%) Nessus
3 8 (3.27%) Salt
4 5 (2.04%) RSA enVision
5 4 (1.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.22%) QRadar
6 3 (1.22%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.41%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (4.90%) SolarWinds
1 12 (4.90%) VMware
2 11 (4.49%) ArcSight
2 11 (4.49%) EMC
2 11 (4.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.49%) NetApp
3 6 (2.45%) LogRhythm
3 6 (2.45%) Splunk
4 1 (0.41%) AlienVault
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco
4 1 (0.41%) ESRI
4 1 (0.41%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.41%) Google
4 1 (0.41%) HP
4 1 (0.41%) Infoblox
4 1 (0.41%) Intel Security
4 1 (0.41%) LogLogic
4 1 (0.41%) NetWitness
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.41%) SAP
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