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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 141 192 203
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 96 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.83% 0.87% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 2.94% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 39
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -
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
1680 1735 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.07% 29.72% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1357 1408
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 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 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 30 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 +36 44 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Bristol +26 37 £55,000 +6.79% 4
Wiltshire +4 14 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Somerset -5 1 £40,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 108 (58.70%) Information Security
2 91 (49.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (45.11%) Cybersecurity
4 75 (40.76%) Security Cleared
5 74 (40.22%) CISM
6 58 (31.52%) Security Architecture
7 49 (26.63%) SIEM
8 47 (25.54%) SC Cleared
8 47 (25.54%) Firewall
9 43 (23.37%) ITIL
10 42 (22.83%) Management Information System
11 40 (21.74%) Security Operations
12 38 (20.65%) CISA
13 37 (20.11%) Finance
13 37 (20.11%) PCI DSS
14 36 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
14 36 (19.57%) Security Management
15 35 (19.02%) Degree
15 35 (19.02%) SANS
16 33 (17.93%) Risk Management
16 33 (17.93%) CESG
17 30 (16.30%) DV Cleared
17 30 (16.30%) Linux
18 29 (15.76%) CESG Certified Professional
19 27 (14.67%) Mentoring
20 26 (14.13%) Security Operations Centre
20 26 (14.13%) Internet
20 26 (14.13%) Windows
20 26 (14.13%) ArcSight
21 25 (13.59%) GIAC

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 7 (3.80%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.72%) IIS
3 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.54%) Firewall
2 26 (14.13%) Internet
3 18 (9.78%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (8.15%) Network Security
6 7 (3.80%) Intranet
7 6 (3.26%) Extranet
8 5 (2.72%) DNS
8 5 (2.72%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.09%) SAN
11 1 (0.54%) DHCP
11 1 (0.54%) FTP
11 1 (0.54%) HTTP
11 1 (0.54%) LAN
11 1 (0.54%) NAS
11 1 (0.54%) SMTP
11 1 (0.54%) SSL
11 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.35%) Big Data
2 7 (3.80%) Apache Hive
2 7 (3.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) AppScan
2 3 (1.63%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (20.11%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.98%) Legal
4 5 (2.72%) Games
5 3 (1.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Military
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (42.39%) Consultant
2 57 (30.98%) Security Consultant
3 46 (25.00%) Analyst
4 34 (18.48%) Security Analyst
5 20 (10.87%) Architect
6 19 (10.33%) Security Architect
7 18 (9.78%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 14 (7.61%) IT Consultant
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Consultant
9 14 (7.61%) Senior Security Consultant
10 13 (7.07%) Information Security Consultant
10 13 (7.07%) IT Security Consultant
10 13 (7.07%) Security Manager
10 13 (7.07%) SOC Analyst
11 12 (6.52%) Security Officer
11 12 (6.52%) Senior Security Analyst
12 11 (5.98%) Senior IT Consultant
12 11 (5.98%) Senior IT Security Consultant
13 10 (5.43%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) Java EE
1 9 (4.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.83%) Management Information System
2 33 (17.93%) CESG
3 26 (14.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 19 (10.33%) PKI
5 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.43%) Cryptography
7 9 (4.89%) iPad
7 9 (4.89%) Mathematics
8 8 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (4.35%) Cybercrime
9 7 (3.80%) AS400
9 7 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (3.80%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (3.80%) Mainframe
10 5 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (2.17%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.17%) SCADA
12 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.30%) Linux
2 26 (14.13%) Windows
3 10 (5.43%) Unix
4 7 (3.80%) Android
4 7 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (58.70%) Information Security
2 83 (45.11%) Cybersecurity
3 58 (31.52%) Security Architecture
4 49 (26.63%) SIEM
5 43 (23.37%) ITIL
6 40 (21.74%) Security Operations
7 36 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (19.57%) Security Management
8 33 (17.93%) Risk Management
9 27 (14.67%) Mentoring
10 24 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (12.50%) Data Protection
12 22 (11.96%) Information Assurance
12 22 (11.96%) Software Engineering
13 21 (11.41%) Information Security Management
14 19 (10.33%) ISMS
15 18 (9.78%) Coaching
16 17 (9.24%) Identity Management
17 16 (8.70%) ITIL V3
17 16 (8.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.41%) Java
2 18 (9.78%) C
3 12 (6.52%) C#
3 12 (6.52%) C++
4 9 (4.89%) Objective-C
5 8 (4.35%) Perl
5 8 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (1.63%) PHP
6 3 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (40.76%) Security Cleared
2 74 (40.22%) CISM
3 47 (25.54%) SC Cleared
4 38 (20.65%) CISA
5 35 (19.02%) Degree
5 35 (19.02%) SANS
6 30 (16.30%) DV Cleared
7 29 (15.76%) CESG Certified Professional
8 25 (13.59%) CREST Certified
8 25 (13.59%) GIAC
9 23 (12.50%) GCIH
10 21 (11.41%) GCIA
11 19 (10.33%) CEH
11 19 (10.33%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (10.33%) CRISC
12 15 (8.15%) CISMP
12 15 (8.15%) CLAS
13 14 (7.61%) OSCP
14 13 (7.07%) CCNA
14 13 (7.07%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (49.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (20.11%) PCI DSS
3 24 (13.04%) ISO27002
4 17 (9.24%) ISO22301
5 16 (8.70%) COBIT
6 12 (6.52%) ISO27005
7 10 (5.43%) RMADS
8 8 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (3.80%) HMG Infosec
10 4 (2.17%) GPG13
10 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (1.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (8.70%) Snort
2 5 (2.72%) ACF2
3 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.54%) UAG
5 1 (0.54%) vCloud
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (8.70%) RSA enVision
2 9 (4.89%) Nessus
3 4 (2.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (2.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.09%) QRadar
4 2 (1.09%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.54%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) ArcSight
2 19 (10.33%) LogRhythm
3 11 (5.98%) IBM
4 10 (5.43%) Splunk
5 9 (4.89%) VMware
6 5 (2.72%) LogLogic
6 5 (2.72%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.72%) NetWitness
6 5 (2.72%) Oracle
7 4 (2.17%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.17%) Veracode
8 2 (1.09%) HP
8 2 (1.09%) SAP
9 1 (0.54%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco
9 1 (0.54%) Dell
9 1 (0.54%) EMC
9 1 (0.54%) NetApp
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.54%) Sophos
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nuffield Health
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago