The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 44 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 19 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.32% 1.79% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.75% 6.45% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Average salary £51,576 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
CISSP
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
149 124 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.00% 27.68% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 107 115 143
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CISSP
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Swindon region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Swindon

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Swindon

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 6 (28.57%) SSCP
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
4 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
5 5 (23.81%) CHFI
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 5 (23.81%) MCSA
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) MCP
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Operations Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Security Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
3 5 (23.81%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SSCP
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) CHFI
2 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSA
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco