Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 77 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.36% 1.28% 5.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.84% 4.88% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 38
Cheltenham median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £39,950 £51,500 £54,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,700 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £61,250 £60,500
% change year-on-year -26.53% +1.24% +5.22%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 186 123 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.18% 26.34% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 120 102 275
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +25.83%
10th Percentile £32,500 £19,600 £30,275
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,925 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Cheltenham

CISSP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Cheltenham

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 6 (66.67%) CEH
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 5 (55.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) GPEN
3 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (11.11%) Content Development
5 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (11.11%) R

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberattack
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (11.11%) Content Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Data Science
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CEH
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
3 4 (44.44%) GPEN
3 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
1 1 (11.11%) Sun