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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 59 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.16% 0.19% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 0.88% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £41,250 £70,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.07% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
143 114 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.60% 21.39% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 130 95 107
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 13 (54.17%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) SSCP
3 10 (41.67%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) UNIX
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (16.67%) BS7799
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) CCNP
9 3 (12.50%) CCNA
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
9 3 (12.50%) Law
9 3 (12.50%) Coaching
9 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.50%) Snort
9 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Splunk

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Security Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.33%) ISMS
6 2 (8.33%) IT Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) SSCP
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (16.67%) BS7799
4 2 (8.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Splunk
2 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm