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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 113 160 228
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +68
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 155 84 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.73% 1.43% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.82% 4.77% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 109 74 11
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £74,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
1981 1762 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.88% 29.89% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1394 1463
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,065 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +14 72 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Bristol +16 37 £77,500 +34.78%
Wiltshire +21 35 £55,000 -17.23% 1
Dorset +15 9 £60,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 114 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 106 (42.06%) Information Security
3 98 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
4 94 (37.30%) DV Cleared
5 88 (34.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 82 (32.54%) SANS
7 76 (30.16%) Management Information System
8 73 (28.97%) ITIL
8 73 (28.97%) PCI DSS
9 71 (28.17%) CISM
10 70 (27.78%) CISA
11 69 (27.38%) GIAC
12 66 (26.19%) Penetration Testing
12 66 (26.19%) Security Architecture
13 63 (25.00%) Degree
14 57 (22.62%) Firewall
15 56 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
16 55 (21.83%) CCNA
17 54 (21.43%) SC Cleared
18 50 (19.84%) C
19 49 (19.44%) Linux
20 48 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
21 47 (18.65%) Risk Management
22 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
22 45 (17.86%) SIEM
23 44 (17.46%) Finance
24 43 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
24 43 (17.06%) MCSE
25 42 (16.67%) COBIT
26 41 (16.27%) CEH

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 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 6 (2.38%) Apache
3 3 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (22.62%) Firewall
2 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 29 (11.51%) Network Security
4 15 (5.95%) HTTP
5 13 (5.16%) Internet
6 12 (4.76%) DHCP
6 12 (4.76%) DNS
6 12 (4.76%) FTP
6 12 (4.76%) SMTP
7 11 (4.37%) DMZ
7 11 (4.37%) X.400
8 7 (2.78%) FCoE
8 7 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.78%) SNMP
9 4 (1.59%) SSL
10 3 (1.19%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.79%) LAN
11 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.79%) Wireless
12 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.56%) Big Data
2 12 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 12 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.59%) MySQL
3 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.19%) DB2
4 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.37%) JIRA
2 7 (2.78%) Redmine
3 4 (1.59%) AppScan
3 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.59%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.59%) CodeSonar
3 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.59%) git-flow
3 4 (1.59%) Metasploit
3 4 (1.59%) Robot Framework
3 4 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 44 (17.46%) Finance
2 23 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 21 (8.33%) Games
4 18 (7.14%) Aerospace
5 16 (6.35%) Legal
6 7 (2.78%) German Language
7 4 (1.59%) Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.19%) Military
9 2 (0.79%) Electronics
9 2 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (30.16%) Consultant
2 65 (25.79%) Analyst
3 49 (19.44%) Security Analyst
4 44 (17.46%) Security Consultant
5 32 (12.70%) Architect
6 30 (11.90%) Security Architect
7 22 (8.73%) Security Manager
8 20 (7.94%) IT Analyst
8 20 (7.94%) IT Security Analyst
8 20 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (6.75%) Information Manager
9 17 (6.75%) Information Security Manager
9 17 (6.75%) Platform Engineer
10 16 (6.35%) Senior Security Analyst
10 16 (6.35%) Software Consultant
11 15 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Architect
12 13 (5.16%) IT Consultant
12 13 (5.16%) IT Security Consultant
12 13 (5.16%) Operations Analyst
12 13 (5.16%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.13%) Java EE
1 23 (9.13%) STL
2 13 (5.16%) Web Services
3 8 (3.17%) .NET
4 4 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.59%) Django
4 4 (1.59%) LAMP
4 4 (1.59%) Node.js
4 4 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (1.59%) REST
4 4 (1.59%) SOAP
4 4 (1.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 76 (30.16%) Management Information System
2 36 (14.29%) CESG
3 32 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.54%) Cryptography
5 17 (6.75%) Computer Science
6 15 (5.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (3.17%) Cybercrime
7 8 (3.17%) PKI
8 6 (2.38%) iPad
9 4 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.40%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.40%) SCADA
12 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.44%) Linux
2 25 (9.92%) Windows
3 15 (5.95%) Unix
4 12 (4.76%) Android
4 12 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (42.06%) Information Security
2 98 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 73 (28.97%) ITIL
4 66 (26.19%) Penetration Testing
4 66 (26.19%) Security Architecture
5 48 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
6 47 (18.65%) Risk Management
7 45 (17.86%) SIEM
8 38 (15.08%) Reverse Engineering
8 38 (15.08%) Security Operations
8 38 (15.08%) Software Engineering
9 37 (14.68%) Mentoring
10 34 (13.49%) Coaching
11 29 (11.51%) Security Management
12 27 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (10.32%) Incident Management
14 25 (9.92%) ITIL V3
15 24 (9.52%) Information Assurance
16 23 (9.13%) Multithreading
16 23 (9.13%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.84%) C
2 35 (13.89%) Java
3 29 (11.51%) C++
4 26 (10.32%) C#
5 23 (9.13%) Objective-C
6 22 (8.73%) Python
7 18 (7.14%) Perl
8 15 (5.95%) SQL
9 11 (4.37%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.37%) VB
10 7 (2.78%) Korn
11 5 (1.98%) PHP
12 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 114 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 94 (37.30%) DV Cleared
3 82 (32.54%) SANS
4 71 (28.17%) CISM
5 70 (27.78%) CISA
6 69 (27.38%) GIAC
7 63 (25.00%) Degree
8 56 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 55 (21.83%) CCNA
10 54 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 43 (17.06%) MCSE
11 43 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (16.27%) CEH
13 40 (15.87%) Linux+ Certification
13 40 (15.87%) Network+ Certification
13 40 (15.87%) SSCP
14 32 (12.70%) CompTIA Security+
14 32 (12.70%) Security+ Certification
15 23 (9.13%) CESG Certified Professional
16 21 (8.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (34.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (28.97%) PCI DSS
3 42 (16.67%) COBIT
4 25 (9.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (9.13%) ISO27002
6 15 (5.95%) ISO22301
7 12 (4.76%) ISO27005
8 8 (3.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (3.17%) QA
9 4 (1.59%) JSP 440
9 4 (1.59%) RMADS
10 3 (1.19%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.79%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (5.56%) Snort
2 7 (2.78%) NFS
2 7 (2.78%) Samba
2 7 (2.78%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.59%) Docker
4 4 (1.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.16%) RSA enVision
2 12 (4.76%) Nessus
3 11 (4.37%) Puppet
4 7 (2.78%) Ansible
4 7 (2.78%) Nagios
5 6 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.59%) Salt
7 3 (1.19%) QRadar
7 3 (1.19%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.40%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 21 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 14 (5.56%) LogRhythm
3 10 (3.97%) Splunk
4 8 (3.17%) SolarWinds
4 8 (3.17%) VMware
5 7 (2.78%) EMC
5 7 (2.78%) NetApp
6 5 (1.98%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.59%) IBM
7 4 (1.59%) Veracode
8 3 (1.19%) LogLogic
8 3 (1.19%) NetWitness
9 2 (0.79%) Cisco
9 2 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) ESRI
10 1 (0.40%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.40%) HP
10 1 (0.40%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.40%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago