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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 157 184 192
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 95 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.70% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.30% 3.29% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 48
Median salary £60,000 £52,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £38,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,440 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +7.84%
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
1792 1826 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.98% 30.05% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1396 1365
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +29 42 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Bristol +20 33 £55,000 +6.79% 1
Wiltshire -3 17 £65,000 +26.02% 1
Somerset -4 2 £40,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 115 (60.53%) Information Security
2 94 (49.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
4 77 (40.53%) CISM
5 71 (37.37%) Security Cleared
6 53 (27.89%) Security Architecture
7 49 (25.79%) Firewall
8 47 (24.74%) SIEM
9 44 (23.16%) SC Cleared
9 44 (23.16%) Management Information System
10 41 (21.58%) Finance
11 40 (21.05%) Security Management
11 40 (21.05%) ITIL
12 38 (20.00%) CISA
12 38 (20.00%) Risk Management
13 37 (19.47%) SANS
14 34 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
15 33 (17.37%) Degree
15 33 (17.37%) PCI DSS
15 33 (17.37%) Security Operations
16 32 (16.84%) Windows
17 31 (16.32%) Linux
17 31 (16.32%) CESG Certified Professional
18 30 (15.79%) CESG
19 27 (14.21%) ArcSight
20 26 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
20 26 (13.68%) Information Security Management
21 25 (13.16%) DV Cleared
21 25 (13.16%) GCIA
22 24 (12.63%) GCIH

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 12 (6.32%) Apache Pig
2 11 (5.79%) IIS
3 4 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (25.79%) Firewall
2 24 (12.63%) Internet
3 21 (11.05%) TCP/IP
4 18 (9.47%) Network Security
5 17 (8.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.68%) Intranet
7 6 (3.16%) Extranet
8 5 (2.63%) DNS
8 5 (2.63%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.05%) SAN
11 1 (0.53%) DHCP
11 1 (0.53%) FTP
11 1 (0.53%) HTTP
11 1 (0.53%) NAS
11 1 (0.53%) SMTP
11 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.32%) Apache Hive
1 12 (6.32%) Big Data
1 12 (6.32%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.58%) DB2
2 3 (1.58%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 20 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.95%) Legal
4 6 (3.16%) Banking
5 3 (1.58%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.58%) Military
6 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Games
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (36.84%) Consultant
2 48 (25.26%) Security Consultant
3 47 (24.74%) Analyst
4 33 (17.37%) Security Analyst
5 21 (11.05%) Security Manager
6 20 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (10.00%) Architect
8 18 (9.47%) Security Architect
9 13 (6.84%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 13 (6.84%) IT Consultant
9 13 (6.84%) Senior Consultant
9 13 (6.84%) Senior Security Analyst
10 12 (6.32%) IT Security Consultant
10 12 (6.32%) Security Officer
10 12 (6.32%) Senior Security Consultant
11 11 (5.79%) Information Manager
11 11 (5.79%) Information Security Consultant
11 11 (5.79%) Information Security Manager
11 11 (5.79%) SOC Analyst
11 11 (5.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.84%) Java EE
1 13 (6.84%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.16%) Management Information System
2 30 (15.79%) CESG
3 22 (11.58%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (7.89%) PKI
5 12 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.32%) Cybercrime
6 10 (5.26%) Mainframe
7 9 (4.74%) iPad
7 9 (4.74%) Mathematics
8 8 (4.21%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (4.21%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (3.68%) AS400
9 7 (3.68%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (2.63%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (2.11%) Digital Media
11 4 (2.11%) SCADA
12 3 (1.58%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.84%) Windows
2 31 (16.32%) Linux
3 12 (6.32%) Android
3 12 (6.32%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.32%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (60.53%) Information Security
2 80 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
3 53 (27.89%) Security Architecture
4 47 (24.74%) SIEM
5 40 (21.05%) ITIL
5 40 (21.05%) Security Management
6 38 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 34 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
8 33 (17.37%) Security Operations
9 26 (13.68%) Information Security Management
9 26 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (12.63%) ISMS
11 23 (12.11%) Mentoring
11 23 (12.11%) Software Engineering
12 22 (11.58%) Information Assurance
13 20 (10.53%) Data Protection
14 19 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 16 (8.42%) Coaching
15 16 (8.42%) TOGAF
16 15 (7.89%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.58%) Java
2 17 (8.95%) C
3 13 (6.84%) C#
3 13 (6.84%) C++
3 13 (6.84%) Objective-C
4 4 (2.11%) Perl
4 4 (2.11%) Python
5 3 (1.58%) PHP
5 3 (1.58%) Ruby
6 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (40.53%) CISM
2 71 (37.37%) Security Cleared
3 44 (23.16%) SC Cleared
4 38 (20.00%) CISA
5 37 (19.47%) SANS
6 33 (17.37%) Degree
7 31 (16.32%) CESG Certified Professional
8 25 (13.16%) DV Cleared
8 25 (13.16%) GCIA
9 24 (12.63%) CREST Certified
9 24 (12.63%) GCIH
9 24 (12.63%) GIAC
10 21 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (10.53%) CRISC
12 17 (8.95%) CLAS
13 16 (8.42%) CEH
14 15 (7.89%) CCNA
14 15 (7.89%) CISMP
15 14 (7.37%) MCSE
15 14 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (49.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (17.37%) PCI DSS
3 22 (11.58%) ISO27002
4 15 (7.89%) ISO22301
5 14 (7.37%) COBIT
6 10 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 10 (5.26%) ISO27005
6 10 (5.26%) RMADS
7 6 (3.16%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (1.58%) GPG13
8 3 (1.58%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.89%) Snort
2 5 (2.63%) ACF2
3 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.53%) UAG
5 1 (0.53%) vCloud
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.89%) RSA enVision
2 5 (2.63%) Nessus
3 2 (1.05%) QRadar
3 2 (1.05%) SCCM
4 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.53%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (14.21%) ArcSight
2 20 (10.53%) LogRhythm
3 12 (6.32%) Splunk
4 9 (4.74%) VMware
5 8 (4.21%) Oracle
6 7 (3.68%) IBM
7 5 (2.63%) LogLogic
7 5 (2.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.63%) NetWitness
8 4 (2.11%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.05%) HP
9 2 (1.05%) SAP
10 1 (0.53%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco
10 1 (0.53%) Dell
10 1 (0.53%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) NetApp
10 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.53%) Sophos
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago