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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 138 205 227
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 110 53 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.03% 0.90% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.49% 3.04% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 16
Median salary £55,000 £50,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -18.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
1694 1741 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.28% 29.71% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1366 1212
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 £26,877 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £56,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +36 49 £60,250 +0.41% 4
Bristol +43 37 £51,250 -10.86% 7
Wiltshire +22 17 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Dorset +14 3 £27,500 -67.64%
Somerset -13 3 £40,000 -28.25% 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 110 (52.63%) Information Security
2 91 (43.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 90 (43.06%) Security Cleared
4 87 (41.63%) Cybersecurity
5 75 (35.89%) CISM
6 62 (29.67%) Security Architecture
7 58 (27.75%) Degree
8 56 (26.79%) ITIL
9 55 (26.32%) DV Cleared
10 52 (24.88%) SC Cleared
11 46 (22.01%) Firewall
11 46 (22.01%) Security Operations
12 45 (21.53%) SIEM
12 45 (21.53%) Management Information System
13 44 (21.05%) CISA
13 44 (21.05%) PCI DSS
13 44 (21.05%) SANS
14 42 (20.10%) Penetration Testing
15 41 (19.62%) Finance
16 38 (18.18%) GIAC
17 35 (16.75%) Risk Management
18 34 (16.27%) Linux
18 34 (16.27%) CESG
19 30 (14.35%) C
19 30 (14.35%) Security Management
19 30 (14.35%) Mentoring
20 28 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
20 28 (13.40%) COBIT
21 27 (12.92%) Information Assurance
21 27 (12.92%) Software Engineering

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 8 (3.83%) Apache Pig
2 7 (3.35%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (22.01%) Firewall
2 27 (12.92%) TCP/IP
3 26 (12.44%) Internet
4 17 (8.13%) Network Security
5 10 (4.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (3.35%) HTTP
7 6 (2.87%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.39%) DNS
8 5 (2.39%) FTP
8 5 (2.39%) Intranet
8 5 (2.39%) SMTP
9 4 (1.91%) DHCP
9 4 (1.91%) DMZ
9 4 (1.91%) Extranet
9 4 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.91%) X.400
10 3 (1.44%) SSL
11 2 (0.96%) FCoE
11 2 (0.96%) SNMP
12 1 (0.48%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.78%) Big Data
2 8 (3.83%) Apache Hive
2 8 (3.83%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.44%) DB2
3 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.48%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) AppScan
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
1 4 (1.91%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.96%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.96%) git-flow
2 2 (0.96%) Redmine
2 2 (0.96%) Robot Framework
2 2 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 41 (19.62%) Finance
2 20 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.78%) Games
3 10 (4.78%) Legal
4 4 (1.91%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.91%) Marketing
5 3 (1.44%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Electronics
6 2 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (40.19%) Consultant
2 60 (28.71%) Security Consultant
3 52 (24.88%) Analyst
4 40 (19.14%) Security Analyst
5 17 (8.13%) Information Security Consultant
5 17 (8.13%) IT Consultant
5 17 (8.13%) IT Security Consultant
6 16 (7.66%) Security Manager
6 16 (7.66%) Senior Consultant
6 16 (7.66%) Senior Security Consultant
6 16 (7.66%) SOC Analyst
7 15 (7.18%) Architect
7 15 (7.18%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 15 (7.18%) Security Architect
8 13 (6.22%) Senior IT Consultant
8 13 (6.22%) Senior IT Security Consultant
9 10 (4.78%) Information Analyst
9 10 (4.78%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 10 (4.78%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (3.83%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.74%) Java EE
1 12 (5.74%) STL
2 2 (0.96%) .NET
2 2 (0.96%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.96%) Django
2 2 (0.96%) LAMP
2 2 (0.96%) Node.js
2 2 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.96%) REST
2 2 (0.96%) SOAP
2 2 (0.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.53%) Management Information System
2 34 (16.27%) CESG
3 27 (12.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 26 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.13%) PKI
6 11 (5.26%) iPad
7 10 (4.78%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.78%) Cryptography
8 9 (4.31%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (3.83%) Cyber Attack
10 7 (3.35%) Cybercrime
10 7 (3.35%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.91%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.44%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.44%) SCADA
13 2 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.27%) Linux
2 25 (11.96%) Windows
3 12 (5.74%) Unix
4 8 (3.83%) Android
4 8 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (52.63%) Information Security
2 87 (41.63%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (29.67%) Security Architecture
4 56 (26.79%) ITIL
5 46 (22.01%) Security Operations
6 45 (21.53%) SIEM
7 42 (20.10%) Penetration Testing
8 35 (16.75%) Risk Management
9 30 (14.35%) Mentoring
9 30 (14.35%) Security Management
10 27 (12.92%) Information Assurance
10 27 (12.92%) Software Engineering
11 25 (11.96%) Coaching
11 25 (11.96%) Ethical Hacking
12 22 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
13 21 (10.05%) Data Protection
13 21 (10.05%) Incident Management
13 21 (10.05%) Information Security Management
13 21 (10.05%) Protective Monitoring
14 20 (9.57%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.35%) C
2 24 (11.48%) Java
3 18 (8.61%) C++
4 15 (7.18%) C#
4 15 (7.18%) Python
5 13 (6.22%) Perl
6 12 (5.74%) Objective-C
7 8 (3.83%) SQL
8 5 (2.39%) PHP
9 4 (1.91%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.91%) VB
10 3 (1.44%) Ruby
11 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.96%) Korn
11 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (43.06%) Security Cleared
2 75 (35.89%) CISM
3 58 (27.75%) Degree
4 55 (26.32%) DV Cleared
5 52 (24.88%) SC Cleared
6 44 (21.05%) CISA
6 44 (21.05%) SANS
7 38 (18.18%) GIAC
8 28 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (12.92%) CEH
9 27 (12.92%) CREST Certified
10 25 (11.96%) CCNA
11 22 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
11 22 (10.53%) GCIH
12 20 (9.57%) Linux+ Certification
12 20 (9.57%) MCSE
12 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (9.57%) Network+ Certification
12 20 (9.57%) SSCP
13 19 (9.09%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (43.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 28 (13.40%) COBIT
4 21 (10.05%) ISO27002
5 18 (8.61%) ISO22301
6 17 (8.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (6.22%) ISO27005
8 11 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (2.87%) HMG Infosec
9 6 (2.87%) RMADS
10 3 (1.44%) GPG13
10 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
10 3 (1.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (8.61%) Snort
2 3 (1.44%) ACF2
3 2 (0.96%) Docker
3 2 (0.96%) NFS
3 2 (0.96%) Samba
3 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (8.61%) RSA enVision
2 7 (3.35%) Nessus
3 5 (2.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.91%) Puppet
5 3 (1.44%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.96%) Ansible
6 2 (0.96%) Nagios
6 2 (0.96%) Salt
7 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.48%) QRadar
7 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (12.44%) ArcSight
2 18 (8.61%) LogRhythm
3 10 (4.78%) Splunk
4 6 (2.87%) IBM
4 6 (2.87%) LogLogic
4 6 (2.87%) NetWitness
5 4 (1.91%) Veracode
5 4 (1.91%) VMware
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle
6 3 (1.44%) SAP
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco
7 2 (0.96%) EMC
7 2 (0.96%) NetApp
7 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.48%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.48%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.48%) Intel Security
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + benefits,car
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Zurich
Posted: 16 days ago
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago