Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 113 156
Rank change year-on-year -20 +43 +8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 66 69 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.75% 2.16% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 7.78% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 45
Bristol median annual salary £42,250 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.40% +8.70% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £90,000 £64,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% +0.92%

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 1086 887 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 28.72% 27.82% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 812 721 938
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,013 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £64,925 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 55 (83.33%) Information Security
2 36 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (51.52%) SANS
4 33 (50.00%) Windows
5 29 (43.94%) CISM
6 27 (40.91%) Security Cleared
7 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
7 26 (39.39%) DV Cleared
7 26 (39.39%) GCIA
7 26 (39.39%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (39.39%) Mentoring
8 25 (37.88%) SIEM
9 24 (36.36%) Security Operations
9 24 (36.36%) Linux
9 24 (36.36%) Security Architecture
10 23 (34.85%) GCIH
10 23 (34.85%) .NET
10 23 (34.85%) Management Information System
10 23 (34.85%) Coaching
11 22 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
11 22 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
11 22 (33.33%) Unix
11 22 (33.33%) Internet
11 22 (33.33%) Java
11 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 22 (33.33%) PCI DSS
12 21 (31.82%) CREST Certified
12 21 (31.82%) Cyberthreat
13 20 (30.30%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Internet
1 22 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall
3 15 (22.73%) Network Security
4 11 (16.67%) VPN
5 9 (13.64%) LAN
5 9 (13.64%) WAN
6 8 (12.12%) DHCP
6 8 (12.12%) DNS
6 8 (12.12%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Analyst
2 26 (39.39%) Security Analyst
3 18 (27.27%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Consultant
4 12 (18.18%) Security Consultant
5 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Information Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Network Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Security Officer
11 2 (3.03%) Information Officer
11 2 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Information Security Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Management Information System
2 22 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 21 (31.82%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 22 (33.33%) Unix
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) Information Security
2 26 (39.39%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (39.39%) Mentoring
3 25 (37.88%) SIEM
4 24 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 24 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 23 (34.85%) Coaching
6 22 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (30.30%) ITIL
7 20 (30.30%) ITSM
7 20 (30.30%) Service Management
8 11 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (16.67%) Test Management
9 9 (13.64%) IT Strategy
10 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
10 8 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (12.12%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (9.09%) Data Privacy
11 6 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) SANS
2 29 (43.94%) CISM
3 27 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 26 (39.39%) DV Cleared
4 26 (39.39%) GCIA
4 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
5 23 (34.85%) GCIH
6 21 (31.82%) CREST Certified
7 12 (18.18%) CCNA
7 12 (18.18%) CCNP
7 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (16.67%) SSCP
9 8 (12.12%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (12.12%) Novell Certification
9 8 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (7.58%) MCITP
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (6.06%) MCTS
12 3 (4.55%) Degree
12 3 (4.55%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.58%) GDPR
4 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (12.12%) vSphere
4 3 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (3.03%) Nmap
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (1.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.52%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco
1 11 (16.67%) VMware
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Dell
3 8 (12.12%) SonicWALL
4 5 (7.58%) ArcSight
5 3 (4.55%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.03%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.03%) FireEye
6 2 (3.03%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.52%) Capita
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Splunk