The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
UK / Wales
Rank 83 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.77% 0.50% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
292 403 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.73% 29.44% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 205 328 257
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CISSP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Wales

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Wales

CISSP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Mid Wales - 4 £50,000 -
West Wales - 4 £42,500 - 1
South Wales +18 3 £37,500 -25.00%
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
4 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
5 10 (47.62%) CISA
5 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
6 9 (42.86%) CISM
7 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) ISMS
8 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (23.81%) RMADS
9 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Security Management
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
11 3 (14.29%) Internal Audit
11 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (14.29%) SABSA
11 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Head of Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) ISMS
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) Internal Audit
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) SABSA
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) SEO
8 2 (9.52%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISA
2 9 (42.86%) CISM
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CEH
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (4.76%) CISMP
6 1 (4.76%) CLAS
6 1 (4.76%) GIAC
6 1 (4.76%) GPEN
6 1 (4.76%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
3 5 (23.81%) RMADS
4 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (9.52%) ISO22301
5 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Infoblox
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
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