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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 99 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 2.09% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 6.02% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 7
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £54,200 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
UK

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
346 349 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.11% 34.66% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 299 290 225
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Wales

CISSP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -36 4 £35,000 -21.34% 3
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) VCP4
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) CISMP
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Nessus
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VCP4
1 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) GSEC
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CRISC
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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