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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 138 193 218
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +25
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 97 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 0.91% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% 3.05% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 66 43 25
Median salary £60,000 £51,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,200 £48,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £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
1600 1770 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.61% 29.73% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1386 1310
Median salary £40,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +40 42 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Bristol +28 36 £43,750 -15.04% 3
Wiltshire +12 14 £65,000 +44.44%
Dorset +14 3 £27,500 -67.64%
Somerset -8 1 £40,000 -28.25% 2
Cornwall - 1 - -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 121 (59.31%) Information Security
2 102 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 88 (43.14%) Cybersecurity
4 83 (40.69%) CISM
4 83 (40.69%) Security Cleared
5 66 (32.35%) Security Architecture
6 56 (27.45%) ITIL
7 51 (25.00%) Degree
7 51 (25.00%) SIEM
8 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
9 48 (23.53%) Management Information System
10 47 (23.04%) Firewall
11 46 (22.55%) PCI DSS
12 45 (22.06%) Security Operations
13 41 (20.10%) CISA
14 40 (19.61%) Security Management
15 39 (19.12%) DV Cleared
16 38 (18.63%) Penetration Testing
16 38 (18.63%) SANS
17 37 (18.14%) Finance
18 36 (17.65%) Risk Management
19 33 (16.18%) Linux
19 33 (16.18%) CESG
20 32 (15.69%) CESG Certified Professional
21 30 (14.71%) Mentoring
22 29 (14.22%) Information Assurance
23 28 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
24 27 (13.24%) ISO27002
24 27 (13.24%) Internet
24 27 (13.24%) 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 (3.43%) Apache Pig
1 7 (3.43%) IIS
2 3 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (23.04%) Firewall
2 27 (13.24%) Internet
3 19 (9.31%) TCP/IP
4 16 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (5.88%) Network Security
6 5 (2.45%) Intranet
6 5 (2.45%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.96%) DNS
7 4 (1.96%) Extranet
7 4 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.98%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) DHCP
9 1 (0.49%) FTP
9 1 (0.49%) HTTP
9 1 (0.49%) LAN
9 1 (0.49%) NAS
9 1 (0.49%) SMTP
9 1 (0.49%) SSL
9 1 (0.49%) WAN
9 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.92%) Big Data
2 7 (3.43%) Apache Hive
2 7 (3.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) AppScan
2 3 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (18.14%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.41%) Legal
4 7 (3.43%) Games
5 3 (1.47%) Banking
5 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.47%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.98%) Electronics
6 2 (0.98%) Military
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (43.63%) Consultant
2 66 (32.35%) Security Consultant
3 51 (25.00%) Analyst
4 40 (19.61%) Security Analyst
5 20 (9.80%) Architect
6 19 (9.31%) Security Architect
7 18 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
7 18 (8.82%) Senior Security Consultant
8 17 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 17 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 17 (8.33%) IT Consultant
8 17 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
9 16 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (7.35%) SOC Analyst
11 14 (6.86%) Senior IT Consultant
11 14 (6.86%) Senior IT Security Consultant
12 13 (6.37%) Security Manager
13 11 (5.39%) Senior Security Analyst
14 10 (4.90%) Security Officer
15 9 (4.41%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) Java EE
1 10 (4.90%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 33 (16.18%) CESG
3 28 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
4 20 (9.80%) PKI
5 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.39%) Cryptography
7 9 (4.41%) iPad
7 9 (4.41%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.92%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (3.92%) Cybercrime
8 8 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (3.92%) Mainframe
9 7 (3.43%) AS400
9 7 (3.43%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (1.96%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.96%) SCADA
11 3 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.18%) Linux
2 26 (12.75%) Windows
3 11 (5.39%) Unix
4 7 (3.43%) Android
4 7 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (59.31%) Information Security
2 88 (43.14%) Cybersecurity
3 66 (32.35%) Security Architecture
4 56 (27.45%) ITIL
5 51 (25.00%) SIEM
6 45 (22.06%) Security Operations
7 40 (19.61%) Security Management
8 38 (18.63%) Penetration Testing
9 36 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 30 (14.71%) Mentoring
11 29 (14.22%) Information Assurance
12 24 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 24 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (11.27%) Information Security Management
14 22 (10.78%) Data Protection
14 22 (10.78%) ISMS
15 21 (10.29%) Coaching
16 19 (9.31%) ITIL V3
16 19 (9.31%) Supplier Management
17 18 (8.82%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.76%) C
2 22 (10.78%) Java
3 13 (6.37%) C#
3 13 (6.37%) C++
4 10 (4.90%) Objective-C
5 9 (4.41%) Perl
5 9 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (1.47%) PHP
6 3 (1.47%) Ruby
6 3 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (40.69%) CISM
1 83 (40.69%) Security Cleared
2 51 (25.00%) Degree
3 50 (24.51%) SC Cleared
4 41 (20.10%) CISA
5 39 (19.12%) DV Cleared
6 38 (18.63%) SANS
7 32 (15.69%) CESG Certified Professional
8 27 (13.24%) GIAC
9 26 (12.75%) CREST Certified
10 22 (10.78%) GCIH
11 21 (10.29%) CEH
11 21 (10.29%) CLAS
12 20 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (9.80%) GCIA
13 19 (9.31%) CRISC
14 18 (8.82%) CISMP
15 15 (7.35%) CCNA
15 15 (7.35%) OSCP
16 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (22.55%) PCI DSS
3 27 (13.24%) ISO27002
4 24 (11.76%) COBIT
5 20 (9.80%) ISO22301
6 15 (7.35%) ISO27005
7 13 (6.37%) RMADS
8 11 (5.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 9 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (3.92%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (1.96%) GPG13
12 3 (1.47%) ISO 9001
12 3 (1.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (7.84%) Snort
2 3 (1.47%) ACF2
2 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.49%) vCloud
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (8.33%) RSA enVision
2 9 (4.41%) Nessus
3 5 (2.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.98%) QRadar
4 2 (0.98%) SCCM
5 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.49%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.49%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (12.25%) ArcSight
2 18 (8.82%) LogRhythm
3 11 (5.39%) IBM
4 9 (4.41%) VMware
5 8 (3.92%) Splunk
6 5 (2.45%) LogLogic
6 5 (2.45%) NetWitness
7 4 (1.96%) Intel Security
7 4 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.96%) Veracode
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) SAP
10 1 (0.49%) Dell
10 1 (0.49%) EMC
10 1 (0.49%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.49%) NetApp
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.49%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum plus HCA allowance where applicable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Street, Somerset
Clarks
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CSC
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago