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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 225 168 153
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -15
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 13 43 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.85% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 2.91% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 64
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +2.00%
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
1749 1479 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.12% 29.07% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1265 1911
Average salary £37,972 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -24 5 £55,000 +7.84% 3
Gloucestershire -18 3 £54,000 +30.12% 3
Wiltshire +4 2 £56,250 -19.64% 1
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £65,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (52.38%) Management Information System
4 18 (42.86%) CISM
5 13 (30.95%) CISA
5 13 (30.95%) Finance
5 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
6 10 (23.81%) ITIL
6 10 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 10 (23.81%) Business Development
6 10 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
7 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 9 (21.43%) Service Management
8 8 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (19.05%) CEH
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) ISSAP
9 7 (16.67%) SABSA
9 7 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 6 (14.29%) ITSM
10 6 (14.29%) Security Management
10 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 6 (14.29%) BCP
10 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
10 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.90%) SIEM

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Consultant
1 12 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Audit Manager
3 6 (14.29%) IT Risk Manager
3 6 (14.29%) IT Audit Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Information Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Solaris
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 10 (23.81%) Risk Management
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (23.81%) Business Development
3 9 (21.43%) Service Management
3 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 7 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 7 (16.67%) SABSA
6 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 6 (14.29%) Security Management
6 6 (14.29%) ITSM
6 6 (14.29%) BCP
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) SIEM
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) CISM
2 13 (30.95%) CISA
2 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 8 (19.05%) CEH
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 7 (16.67%) ISSAP
6 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (7.14%) MCSE
9 3 (7.14%) CCIE
9 3 (7.14%) CCSP
9 3 (7.14%) CCNP
9 3 (7.14%) CCIP
9 3 (7.14%) CCDP
9 3 (7.14%) CCVP
9 3 (7.14%) CCSE
10 2 (4.76%) GIAC
10 2 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) HMG Infosec
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) McAfee
5 1 (2.38%) Nokia
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £29,528 to £32,072 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago