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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 49 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.45% 2.52% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 7.10% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Median salary £52,000 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.66% +42.85%  
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 Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 183 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 36.16% 35.47% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 129 86
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (41.67%) GIAC
3 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
3 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) STL
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) MCSE
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (41.67%) SSCP
3 5 (41.67%) CISMP
3 5 (41.67%) Java EE

CISSP
Top Related 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 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Compliance Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Risk Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Java EE
1 5 (41.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Cybercrime
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Development
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CISMP
1 5 (41.67%) GIAC
1 5 (41.67%) Linux+ Certification
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
1 5 (41.67%) SANS
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) SSCP
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (8.33%) ISSMP
2 1 (8.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (41.67%) COBIT
3 5 (41.67%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago