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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 85 112
Rank change year-on-year -29 +27  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 27 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.46% 2.20% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.77% 7.38% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 19
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -17.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 566 474 587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 30.53% 29.81% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 964 799 850
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,750 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 47 (73.44%) Information Security
2 46 (71.88%) Security Cleared
3 43 (67.19%) SANS
4 37 (57.81%) Windows
5 35 (54.69%) DV Cleared
6 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
7 31 (48.44%) GCIA
8 30 (46.88%) GCIH
8 30 (46.88%) SIEM
8 30 (46.88%) Coaching
9 29 (45.31%) Network Monitoring
9 29 (45.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
9 29 (45.31%) Linux
9 29 (45.31%) Unix
9 29 (45.31%) TCP/IP
10 28 (43.75%) Security Operations
11 27 (42.19%) Internet
12 26 (40.63%) CISM
12 26 (40.63%) .NET
12 26 (40.63%) Mentoring
13 25 (39.06%) Security Operations Centre
13 25 (39.06%) Java
14 23 (35.94%) Snort
14 23 (35.94%) GIAC
14 23 (35.94%) LogRhythm
14 23 (35.94%) ArcSight
15 22 (34.38%) Security Architecture
16 20 (31.25%) ITIL
17 18 (28.13%) Nmap

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 1 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (45.31%) TCP/IP
2 27 (42.19%) Internet
3 18 (28.13%) Wireshark
4 15 (23.44%) Firewall
5 10 (15.63%) Network Security
6 9 (14.06%) VPN
7 8 (12.50%) LAN
7 8 (12.50%) WAN
8 7 (10.94%) DHCP
8 7 (10.94%) DNS
8 7 (10.94%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Analyst
2 23 (35.94%) Senior Analyst
3 21 (32.81%) SOC Analyst
4 18 (28.13%) Security Analyst
5 13 (20.31%) Consultant
6 10 (15.63%) Security Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Information Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Information Security Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (3.13%) Information Security Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Network Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (20.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) CESG
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.56%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) Linux
2 29 (45.31%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Information Security
2 30 (46.88%) Coaching
2 30 (46.88%) SIEM
3 29 (45.31%) Network Monitoring
3 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
4 28 (43.75%) Security Operations
5 26 (40.63%) Mentoring
6 22 (34.38%) Security Architecture
7 20 (31.25%) ITIL
8 18 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
10 13 (20.31%) ITSM
10 13 (20.31%) Service Management
11 9 (14.06%) Business Development
11 9 (14.06%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (14.06%) Test Management
12 8 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (10.94%) IT Strategy
13 7 (10.94%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Java
2 9 (14.06%) C
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 43 (67.19%) SANS
3 35 (54.69%) DV Cleared
4 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
5 31 (48.44%) GCIA
6 30 (46.88%) GCIH
7 26 (40.63%) CISM
8 23 (35.94%) GIAC
9 12 (18.75%) CCNP
9 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (18.75%) CREST Certified
10 10 (15.63%) CCNA
11 9 (14.06%) SSCP
12 8 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (12.50%) CISA
13 7 (10.94%) CNA
13 7 (10.94%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (10.94%) Novell Certification
13 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (45.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.69%) COBIT
4 2 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.56%) GPG13
5 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Snort
2 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) Nmap
2 5 (7.81%) RSA enVision
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) ArcSight
1 23 (35.94%) LogRhythm
2 18 (28.13%) FireEye
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (10.94%) Dell
5 7 (10.94%) SonicWALL
6 5 (7.81%) Splunk
7 4 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.56%) Google
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + security clearance
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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