The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 174 187 170
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 51 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.61% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 1.76% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 31
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £72,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1640 1877 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.27% 34.88% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1618 1869
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 23 £51,000 +15.90% 4
Gloucestershire +17 12 £50,500 -30.34% 3
Wiltshire +3 12 £46,250 -32.72%
Dorset - 2 £60,000 -
Somerset -8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (55.36%) Information Security
2 50 (44.64%) CISA
3 46 (41.07%) Finance
4 40 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (33.04%) Security Cleared
6 34 (30.36%) Business Continuity Planning
6 34 (30.36%) Business Continuity
6 34 (30.36%) Service Management
6 34 (30.36%) BCP
7 33 (29.46%) CISM
8 32 (28.57%) ITSM
9 26 (23.21%) Management Information System
10 24 (21.43%) ITIL
11 23 (20.54%) Risk Management
12 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
13 19 (16.96%) SC Cleared
13 19 (16.96%) Network Security
14 18 (16.07%) Firewall
15 15 (13.39%) Project Management
15 15 (13.39%) Information Assurance
16 13 (11.61%) Computer Security
17 12 (10.71%) GCIA
17 12 (10.71%) GCIH
17 12 (10.71%) GCFA
17 12 (10.71%) JSP 440
17 12 (10.71%) Cisco
18 11 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
19 10 (8.93%) CCNP
20 9 (8.04%) IIS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (8.04%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) Network Security
2 18 (16.07%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (4.46%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.89%) MPLS
7 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
General
1 46 (41.07%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.68%) Local Government
3 3 (2.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Security Manager
2 28 (25.00%) Risk Manager
2 28 (25.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 22 (19.64%) Consultant
4 15 (13.39%) Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Security Assurance Manager
5 14 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 13 (11.61%) Information Analyst
6 13 (11.61%) Audit Manager
6 13 (11.61%) Security Consultant
6 13 (11.61%) Information Security Analyst
6 13 (11.61%) IT Audit Manager
7 9 (8.04%) Information Manager
7 9 (8.04%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (6.25%) Architect
9 7 (6.25%) Security Specialist
10 6 (5.36%) Security Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.14%) RMADS
3 6 (5.36%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.68%) CESG
4 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.89%) CCTV
6 1 (0.89%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Information Security
2 34 (30.36%) Business Continuity Planning
2 34 (30.36%) Business Continuity
2 34 (30.36%) Service Management
2 34 (30.36%) BCP
3 32 (28.57%) ITSM
4 24 (21.43%) ITIL
5 23 (20.54%) Risk Management
6 15 (13.39%) Project Management
6 15 (13.39%) Information Assurance
7 13 (11.61%) Computer Security
8 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (8.04%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.04%) Business Development
10 8 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (7.14%) Security Architecture
11 7 (6.25%) Security Management
12 6 (5.36%) Security Testing
12 6 (5.36%) Integration Testing
12 6 (5.36%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.89%) C
1 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (44.64%) CISA
2 37 (33.04%) Security Cleared
3 33 (29.46%) CISM
4 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 19 (16.96%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.71%) GCIA
6 12 (10.71%) GCIH
6 12 (10.71%) GCFA
7 11 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (8.93%) CCNP
9 7 (6.25%) Degree
10 6 (5.36%) GSEC
10 6 (5.36%) CCNA
11 4 (3.57%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.79%) CCVP
12 2 (1.79%) CCIE
12 2 (1.79%) CCSP
12 2 (1.79%) CCIP
12 2 (1.79%) CCDP
13 1 (0.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.71%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.79%) ISO 9000
5 2 (1.79%) COBIT
5 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.79%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (10.71%) Cisco
2 8 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 6 (5.36%) IronPort
3 6 (5.36%) Juniper
3 6 (5.36%) McAfee
3 6 (5.36%) F5
4 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.89%) Altiris
5 1 (0.89%) Citrix
5 1 (0.89%) NetApp
5 1 (0.89%) Nokia
5 1 (0.89%) VMware
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago