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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 116 189 234
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +45
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 142 60 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 1.02% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 3.39% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 95 51 12
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
1847 1770 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.28% 30.02% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1393 1294
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +34 65 £60,000 - 3
Bristol +37 39 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Wiltshire +31 27 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Dorset +13 8 £57,500 - 1
Somerset -7 2 £40,000 -28.25%
Cornwall - 1 - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 109 (45.80%) Information Security
2 104 (43.70%) Security Cleared
3 98 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
4 87 (36.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 78 (32.77%) DV Cleared
6 76 (31.93%) CISM
7 70 (29.41%) ITIL
7 70 (29.41%) Security Architecture
8 69 (28.99%) Degree
9 67 (28.15%) SANS
10 65 (27.31%) PCI DSS
11 60 (25.21%) CISA
12 56 (23.53%) Management Information System
12 56 (23.53%) GIAC
13 55 (23.11%) Penetration Testing
14 53 (22.27%) SC Cleared
15 49 (20.59%) Firewall
15 49 (20.59%) SIEM
16 47 (19.75%) Finance
17 43 (18.07%) Linux
17 43 (18.07%) Security Operations
18 42 (17.65%) Risk Management
19 41 (17.23%) C
19 41 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
20 40 (16.81%) COBIT
21 39 (16.39%) CEH
22 38 (15.97%) CESG
22 38 (15.97%) CCNA
23 37 (15.55%) TCP/IP
23 37 (15.55%) Ethical Hacking

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 9 (3.78%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.10%) IIS
3 1 (0.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.59%) Firewall
2 37 (15.55%) TCP/IP
3 26 (10.92%) Network Security
4 17 (7.14%) Internet
5 11 (4.62%) HTTP
6 9 (3.78%) DHCP
6 9 (3.78%) DNS
6 9 (3.78%) FTP
6 9 (3.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (3.78%) SMTP
7 8 (3.36%) DMZ
7 8 (3.36%) X.400
8 5 (2.10%) FCoE
8 5 (2.10%) SNMP
9 4 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.68%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.26%) SSL
11 2 (0.84%) LAN
11 2 (0.84%) Wireless
12 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.62%) Big Data
2 9 (3.78%) Apache Hive
2 9 (3.78%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.26%) DB2
3 3 (1.26%) MySQL
3 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.84%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.36%) JIRA
2 5 (2.10%) Redmine
3 4 (1.68%) AppScan
3 4 (1.68%) Metasploit
4 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.26%) CodeSonar
4 3 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.26%) git-flow
4 3 (1.26%) Robot Framework
4 3 (1.26%) Selenium
General
1 47 (19.75%) Finance
2 21 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.72%) Games
4 9 (3.78%) Aerospace
4 9 (3.78%) Legal
5 7 (2.94%) German Language
6 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.26%) Banking
7 3 (1.26%) Electronics
7 3 (1.26%) Marketing
7 3 (1.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (35.29%) Consultant
2 60 (25.21%) Analyst
3 54 (22.69%) Security Consultant
4 44 (18.49%) Security Analyst
5 21 (8.82%) Architect
5 21 (8.82%) Security Manager
6 19 (7.98%) Security Architect
7 16 (6.72%) IT Consultant
7 16 (6.72%) IT Security Consultant
8 15 (6.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 15 (6.30%) Information Security Consultant
8 15 (6.30%) SOC Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) Information Manager
9 14 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
9 14 (5.88%) IT Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
9 14 (5.88%) Senior Security Consultant
10 13 (5.46%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.14%) Java EE
1 17 (7.14%) STL
2 7 (2.94%) Web Services
3 3 (1.26%) .NET
3 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.26%) Django
3 3 (1.26%) LAMP
3 3 (1.26%) Node.js
3 3 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.26%) REST
3 3 (1.26%) SOAP
3 3 (1.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 38 (15.97%) CESG
3 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 17 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 14 (5.88%) Cryptography
7 11 (4.62%) PKI
8 9 (3.78%) iPad
9 8 (3.36%) Cyber Attack
10 7 (2.94%) Cybercrime
10 7 (2.94%) Mathematics
11 5 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.26%) SCADA
14 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.84%) NHS
15 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.07%) Linux
2 25 (10.50%) Windows
3 14 (5.88%) Unix
4 9 (3.78%) Android
4 9 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (45.80%) Information Security
2 98 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 70 (29.41%) ITIL
3 70 (29.41%) Security Architecture
4 55 (23.11%) Penetration Testing
5 49 (20.59%) SIEM
6 43 (18.07%) Security Operations
7 42 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 37 (15.55%) Ethical Hacking
9 34 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 33 (13.87%) Software Engineering
11 31 (13.03%) Coaching
12 29 (12.18%) Reverse Engineering
13 27 (11.34%) Security Management
14 25 (10.50%) Information Assurance
15 24 (10.08%) Incident Management
15 24 (10.08%) ITIL V3
16 23 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (9.66%) Protective Monitoring
17 20 (8.40%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.23%) C
2 29 (12.18%) Java
3 23 (9.66%) C++
4 20 (8.40%) C#
4 20 (8.40%) Python
5 17 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 17 (7.14%) Perl
6 12 (5.04%) SQL
7 8 (3.36%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.36%) VB
8 6 (2.52%) PHP
9 5 (2.10%) Korn
10 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 104 (43.70%) Security Cleared
2 78 (32.77%) DV Cleared
3 76 (31.93%) CISM
4 69 (28.99%) Degree
5 67 (28.15%) SANS
6 60 (25.21%) CISA
7 56 (23.53%) GIAC
8 53 (22.27%) SC Cleared
9 41 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (16.39%) CEH
11 38 (15.97%) CCNA
12 30 (12.61%) Linux+ Certification
12 30 (12.61%) MCSE
12 30 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (12.61%) Network+ Certification
12 30 (12.61%) SSCP
13 25 (10.50%) CREST Certified
14 24 (10.08%) CompTIA Security+
14 24 (10.08%) Security+ Certification
15 23 (9.66%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (36.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (27.31%) PCI DSS
3 40 (16.81%) COBIT
4 25 (10.50%) ISO27002
4 25 (10.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (7.56%) ISO22301
6 15 (6.30%) ISO27005
7 8 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (1.68%) QA
8 4 (1.68%) RMADS
9 3 (1.26%) HMG Infosec
9 3 (1.26%) ISO 9001
9 3 (1.26%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.84%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (7.56%) Snort
2 5 (2.10%) NFS
2 5 (2.10%) Samba
2 5 (2.10%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.26%) Docker
3 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.72%) RSA enVision
2 8 (3.36%) Puppet
3 7 (2.94%) Nessus
4 6 (2.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (2.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (2.10%) Ansible
5 5 (2.10%) Nagios
6 3 (1.26%) RSA Archer
6 3 (1.26%) Salt
7 2 (0.84%) QRadar
8 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.42%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) ArcSight
2 17 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 13 (5.46%) Splunk
4 6 (2.52%) SolarWinds
4 6 (2.52%) VMware
5 5 (2.10%) EMC
5 5 (2.10%) NetApp
6 4 (1.68%) IBM
6 4 (1.68%) LogLogic
6 4 (1.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.68%) NetWitness
6 4 (1.68%) Veracode
7 3 (1.26%) SAP
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco
8 2 (0.84%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.42%) ESRI
9 1 (0.42%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.42%) Google
9 1 (0.42%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.42%) Sourcefire
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + 17% Flex Fund
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 16% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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