The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 93 89 121
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 38 46 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.07% 2.48% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.34% 6.71% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 7
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,150 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 518 686 534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.18% 37.04% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 415 589 437
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Bristol

CISSP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Bristol

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bristol

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 42 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 37 (64.91%) Information Security
3 34 (59.65%) CISM
4 30 (52.63%) SANS
5 29 (50.88%) Security Architecture
6 27 (47.37%) DV Cleared
7 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
8 25 (43.86%) GIAC
8 25 (43.86%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (42.11%) ITIL
10 21 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
12 19 (33.33%) CISA
12 19 (33.33%) Security Operations
13 17 (29.82%) SIEM
13 17 (29.82%) Windows
14 16 (28.07%) Unix
14 16 (28.07%) Linux
14 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
14 16 (28.07%) GCIA
14 16 (28.07%) GCIH
14 16 (28.07%) Snort
14 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
14 16 (28.07%) ArcSight
14 16 (28.07%) Network Monitoring
14 16 (28.07%) LogRhythm
14 16 (28.07%) Coaching
15 15 (26.32%) ITIL V3
15 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
15 15 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (1.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
2 14 (24.56%) Internet
3 12 (21.05%) Wireshark
4 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.51%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Consultant
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Security Consultant
5 12 (21.05%) Architect
5 12 (21.05%) SOC Analyst
5 12 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (14.04%) Information Security Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Security Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Security Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Security Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Security Manager
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (24.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) CESG
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 16 (28.07%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Information Security
2 29 (50.88%) Security Architecture
3 25 (43.86%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (42.11%) ITIL
5 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
6 19 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 17 (29.82%) SIEM
8 16 (28.07%) Coaching
8 16 (28.07%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
9 15 (26.32%) ITIL V3
9 15 (26.32%) MODAF
9 15 (26.32%) PRINCE2
9 15 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (26.32%) TOGAF
10 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
11 10 (17.54%) Information Assurance
12 9 (15.79%) Business Development
12 9 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (12.28%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 34 (59.65%) CISM
3 30 (52.63%) SANS
4 27 (47.37%) DV Cleared
5 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
6 25 (43.86%) GIAC
7 19 (33.33%) CISA
8 16 (28.07%) GCIA
8 16 (28.07%) GCIH
9 15 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
10 13 (22.81%) CEH
11 8 (14.04%) Degree
12 4 (7.02%) CREST Certified
13 3 (5.26%) CCNP
13 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (1.75%) CCNA
14 1 (1.75%) CNA
14 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.75%) Novell Certification
14 1 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) COBIT
2 3 (5.26%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) RMADS
3 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (3.51%) QA
4 1 (1.75%) GPG13
4 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Snort
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) Nmap
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (7.02%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) ArcSight
1 16 (28.07%) LogRhythm
2 12 (21.05%) FireEye
3 4 (7.02%) Splunk
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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