Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 124 124
Rank change year-on-year -34 0 +43
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 37 56 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.03% 1.69% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 6.41% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 76
Bristol median annual salary £48,000 £75,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +30.43% +15.00%
10th Percentile £39,150 £46,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £63,375 £93,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +4.35% +11.49%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 961 873 1,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.84% 26.38% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 703 669 1,051
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 21 (56.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (37.84%) CISM
4 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
5 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (32.43%) SANS
5 12 (32.43%) Security Operations
5 12 (32.43%) GCIA
6 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 11 (29.73%) SIEM
6 11 (29.73%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (27.03%) Coaching
7 10 (27.03%) Security Architecture
7 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (27.03%) CREST Certified
7 10 (27.03%) Service Management
7 10 (27.03%) ITSM
7 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) .NET
7 10 (27.03%) ITIL
7 10 (27.03%) Unix
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
7 10 (27.03%) Internet

CISSP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Internet
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (10.81%) Network Security
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) Security Consultant
3 10 (27.03%) SOC Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Risk Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Audit Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Information Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (27.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.70%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Unix
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
3 12 (32.43%) Security Operations
4 11 (29.73%) SIEM
4 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 10 (27.03%) Coaching
5 10 (27.03%) ITIL
5 10 (27.03%) ITSM
5 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (27.03%) Security Architecture
5 10 (27.03%) Service Management
6 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.81%) IT Audit
8 3 (8.11%) Cyber Resilience
8 3 (8.11%) Data Privacy
8 3 (8.11%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (8.11%) Records Management
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) CISM
2 12 (32.43%) GCIA
2 12 (32.43%) SANS
2 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) CREST Certified
3 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) GCIH
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) CISA
5 4 (10.81%) QiCA
6 3 (8.11%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) GSEC
7 2 (5.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (2.70%) CEH
8 1 (2.70%) CRISC
8 1 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (2.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (24.32%) GDPR
3 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (10.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.70%) Capita