The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 64 102
Rank change year-on-year -24 +38  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.58% 3.43% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 8.46% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 7
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +25.00%  
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 Gloucestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 294 449 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.99% 40.52% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 209 306 312
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Gloucestershire

CISSP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Gloucester -9 1 - -
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 20 (76.92%) C
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (69.23%) DV Cleared
4 17 (65.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 14 (53.85%) GIAC
6 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (50.00%) SANS
7 12 (46.15%) Network+ Certification
7 12 (46.15%) Linux+ Certification
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (46.15%) CCNA
7 12 (46.15%) SSCP
7 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 12 (46.15%) MCSE
8 11 (42.31%) Firewall
8 11 (42.31%) Information Security
8 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
9 10 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
9 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 10 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (34.62%) CISM
10 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
10 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
10 9 (34.62%) Information Assurance
11 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (15.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.69%) FCoE
4 2 (7.69%) HTTP
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) SSL
4 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.69%) CodeSonar
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) git-flow
2 2 (7.69%) Redmine
2 2 (7.69%) Robot Framework
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Games
2 7 (26.92%) Legal
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Java EE
1 6 (23.08%) STL
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) Django
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) Cybercrime
3 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (7.69%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 10 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Information Assurance
5 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
6 8 (30.77%) Coaching
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
7 7 (26.92%) Data Security
7 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
7 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
7 7 (26.92%) Network Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) Security Management
7 7 (26.92%) Time Management
7 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Korn
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) DV Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) GIAC
4 13 (50.00%) SANS
5 12 (46.15%) CCNA
5 12 (46.15%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (46.15%) MCSE
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (46.15%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (46.15%) SSCP
6 10 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (34.62%) CISM
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
10 3 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (11.54%) GCIH
10 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
11 2 (7.69%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Snort
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) NFS
2 2 (7.69%) Samba
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) RSA enVision
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
3 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
2 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
3 2 (7.69%) LogLogic
3 2 (7.69%) NetApp
3 2 (7.69%) NetWitness
3 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk