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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 89 125
Rank change year-on-year -10 +36  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 36 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.95% 2.49% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.86% 6.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 5
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -  
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 525 696 531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.38% 36.84% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 418 600 432
Median salary £40,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,000
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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 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 38 (66.67%) Information Security
3 33 (57.89%) CISM
4 30 (52.63%) SANS
5 28 (49.12%) Security Architecture
6 27 (47.37%) DV Cleared
7 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
8 25 (43.86%) GIAC
9 24 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (40.35%) ITIL
11 21 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
13 19 (33.33%) Security Operations
14 18 (31.58%) CISA
14 18 (31.58%) Windows
15 17 (29.82%) Unix
15 17 (29.82%) Linux
15 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
15 17 (29.82%) GCIA
15 17 (29.82%) GCIH
15 17 (29.82%) Snort
15 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
15 17 (29.82%) ArcSight
15 17 (29.82%) SIEM
15 17 (29.82%) Network Monitoring
15 17 (29.82%) LogRhythm
15 17 (29.82%) Coaching
16 16 (28.07%) Security Operations Centre
17 15 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
17 15 (26.32%) Finance

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 (1.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
2 15 (26.32%) Internet
3 13 (22.81%) Wireshark
4 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
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 6 (10.53%) 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 18 (31.58%) Analyst
3 17 (29.82%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Security Consultant
5 13 (22.81%) SOC Analyst
6 11 (19.30%) Architect
6 11 (19.30%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (14.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Security Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Security 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%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Security Manager
10 3 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) CESG
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) 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 38 (66.67%) Information Security
2 28 (49.12%) Security Architecture
3 24 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (40.35%) ITIL
5 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
6 19 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 17 (29.82%) Coaching
7 17 (29.82%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (29.82%) SIEM
7 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
8 14 (24.56%) ITIL V3
8 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
8 14 (24.56%) MODAF
8 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2
8 14 (24.56%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (24.56%) TOGAF
9 10 (17.54%) Information Assurance
10 9 (15.79%) Business Development
10 9 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (12.28%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 33 (57.89%) CISM
3 30 (52.63%) SANS
4 27 (47.37%) DV Cleared
5 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
6 25 (43.86%) GIAC
7 18 (31.58%) CISA
8 17 (29.82%) GCIA
8 17 (29.82%) GCIH
9 15 (26.32%) CESG Certified Professional
10 12 (21.05%) 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
4 1 (1.75%) GPG13
4 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) 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 13 (22.81%) Nmap
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (7.02%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) ArcSight
1 17 (29.82%) LogRhythm
2 13 (22.81%) 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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