Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 113 57
Rank change year-on-year +45 -56 +38
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 53 29 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.38% 1.91% 5.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.86% 5.58% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 71
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.40% -2.08% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,625 £70,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £58,145
% change year-on-year +22.22% -22.61% +1.12%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 598 520 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.09% 34.26% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 429 399 817
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £69,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +20 21 £42,500 -30.61% 2
Gloucester +1 1 - - 4
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 36 (67.92%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (64.15%) GIAC
3 27 (50.94%) SSCP
4 26 (49.06%) C
5 25 (47.17%) Linux
5 25 (47.17%) MCSE
5 25 (47.17%) CCNA
5 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (47.17%) Network+ Certification
5 25 (47.17%) Linux+ Certification
5 25 (47.17%) DV Cleared
5 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
5 25 (47.17%) SANS
5 25 (47.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 25 (47.17%) Systems Engineering
6 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
7 22 (41.51%) Windows
7 22 (41.51%) User Stories
7 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
7 22 (41.51%) Puppet
8 21 (39.62%) Firewall
9 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
9 20 (37.74%) JIRA
10 19 (35.85%) Ethical Hacking
10 19 (35.85%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (35.85%) Information Security
11 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
11 18 (33.96%) Python

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 13 (24.53%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
3 13 (24.53%) HTTP
3 13 (24.53%) SSL
4 7 (13.21%) FCoE
4 7 (13.21%) SNMP
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Big Data
2 13 (24.53%) Apache Hive
2 13 (24.53%) Hadoop
2 13 (24.53%) MySQL
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) JIRA
2 13 (24.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (24.53%) Bitbucket
2 13 (24.53%) CodeSonar
2 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.53%) git-flow
2 13 (24.53%) Robot Framework
2 13 (24.53%) Selenium
3 7 (13.21%) Redmine
General
1 10 (18.87%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Information Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Information Security Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Security Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) C# Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Java Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Consultant
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Information Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Java EE
1 16 (30.19%) STL
2 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
2 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
2 13 (24.53%) Django
2 13 (24.53%) LAMP
2 13 (24.53%) Node.js
2 13 (24.53%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (24.53%) REST
2 13 (24.53%) SOAP
2 13 (24.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Cyberattack
2 6 (11.32%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.89%) CESG
4 1 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Android
3 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
3 13 (24.53%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.66%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) Fedora
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (47.17%) Systems Engineering
3 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
4 22 (41.51%) User Stories
5 19 (35.85%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (35.85%) Information Security
5 19 (35.85%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
7 16 (30.19%) Multithreading
7 16 (30.19%) Reverse Engineering
8 15 (28.30%) Coaching
9 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (24.53%) API Design
10 13 (24.53%) Kanban
10 13 (24.53%) Scrum
11 11 (20.75%) Process Management
12 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
13 9 (16.98%) High Availability
13 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 6 (11.32%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C
2 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
3 18 (33.96%) Python
4 16 (30.19%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) C++
4 16 (30.19%) Java
4 16 (30.19%) Objective-C
5 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
6 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (24.53%) PHP
7 7 (13.21%) Korn
8 3 (5.66%) Perl
8 3 (5.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (64.15%) GIAC
2 27 (50.94%) SSCP
3 25 (47.17%) CCNA
3 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (47.17%) CompTIA Security+
3 25 (47.17%) DV Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) Linux+ Certification
3 25 (47.17%) MCSE
3 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (47.17%) Network+ Certification
3 25 (47.17%) SANS
3 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (24.53%) CISM
5 11 (20.75%) CEH
6 7 (13.21%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (9.43%) DBS Check
7 5 (9.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (7.55%) CISMP
9 3 (5.66%) GPEN
9 3 (5.66%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (11.32%) QA
4 4 (7.55%) ISO 9001
4 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
5 3 (5.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (5.66%) GDPR
6 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.89%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Docker
2 13 (24.53%) vSphere
3 9 (16.98%) NFS
3 9 (16.98%) Samba
3 9 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (13.21%) VMware NSX
5 2 (3.77%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Puppet
2 13 (24.53%) Salt
3 9 (16.98%) Ansible
3 9 (16.98%) Nagios
3 9 (16.98%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.77%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.77%) OpenNMS
4 2 (3.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) EMC
2 9 (16.98%) NetApp
2 9 (16.98%) SolarWinds
2 9 (16.98%) VMware
3 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.77%) Dell
3 2 (3.77%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Sun