The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 100 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 -53  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 18 15 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.50% 1.17% 4.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.29% 4.16% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 50
Median salary £57,375 £47,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £44,250 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £71,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 361 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 20.60% 28.27% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 150 167 234
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

CISSP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Glasgow

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) SIEM
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
4 5 (22.73%) GDPR
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (18.18%) CEH
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) MCSE
5 4 (18.18%) MCSA
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) CCDE
5 4 (18.18%) SaaS
5 4 (18.18%) PaaS
5 4 (18.18%) IaaS
6 3 (13.64%) CRISC
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) CISA
6 3 (13.64%) Finance

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
1 4 (18.18%) PaaS
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Information Governance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) SIEM
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
6 3 (13.64%) ISMS
6 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Security Management
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CISM
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) CCDE
3 4 (18.18%) CCIE
3 4 (18.18%) CEH
3 4 (18.18%) MCSA
3 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.64%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) CRISC
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.09%) SANS
6 1 (4.55%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (4.55%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) GDPR
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.55%) Qualys
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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