Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 132 77
Rank change year-on-year +39 -55 +57
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 37 13 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.29% 0.73% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.74% 2.04% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 48
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% -20.00% +18.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,000 £80,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,250
% change year-on-year -17.39% -4.56% +9.55%

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 645 637 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.89% 35.95% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 479 462 565
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +6 7 £60,000 +7.14% 1
Gloucester +13 5 £75,000 +15.38%
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 24 (64.86%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
4 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
4 20 (54.05%) C
5 18 (48.65%) GIAC
6 17 (45.95%) Information Security
7 15 (40.54%) Linux
7 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
8 14 (37.84%) MCSE
8 14 (37.84%) CCNA
8 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (37.84%) Windows
8 14 (37.84%) Network+ Certification
8 14 (37.84%) Linux+ Certification
8 14 (37.84%) SSCP
8 14 (37.84%) SANS
8 14 (37.84%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (35.14%) User Stories
9 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
9 13 (35.14%) JIRA
9 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
9 13 (35.14%) Puppet
10 11 (29.73%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (27.03%) Cyber Essentials
12 9 (24.32%) CESG Certified Professional
12 9 (24.32%) IISP

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 9 (24.32%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
3 9 (24.32%) Internet
4 8 (21.62%) FCoE
4 8 (21.62%) SNMP
5 5 (13.51%) HTTP
5 5 (13.51%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) JIRA
2 8 (21.62%) Redmine
3 5 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (13.51%) Bitbucket
3 5 (13.51%) CodeSonar
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) git-flow
3 5 (13.51%) Robot Framework
3 5 (13.51%) Selenium
General
1 9 (24.32%) Games
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Platform Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Information Assurance Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Security Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Java EE
1 6 (16.22%) REST
1 6 (16.22%) STL
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) Django
2 5 (13.51%) LAMP
2 5 (13.51%) Node.js
2 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (13.51%) SOAP
2 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) CESG
2 7 (18.92%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Android
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (45.95%) Information Security
3 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (35.14%) User Stories
5 11 (29.73%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Coaching
6 9 (24.32%) Information Assurance
6 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.62%) High Availability
7 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.51%) API Design
9 5 (13.51%) Kanban
9 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) C
2 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
3 8 (21.62%) Korn
4 6 (16.22%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) C++
4 6 (16.22%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
4 6 (16.22%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) R
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
3 18 (48.65%) GIAC
4 14 (37.84%) CCNA
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (37.84%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (37.84%) Linux+ Certification
4 14 (37.84%) MCSE
4 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (37.84%) Network+ Certification
4 14 (37.84%) SANS
4 14 (37.84%) SSCP
5 9 (24.32%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (24.32%) CLAS
5 9 (24.32%) IISP
6 6 (16.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 5 (13.51%) CEH
7 5 (13.51%) CISMP
8 4 (10.81%) GPEN
8 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (27.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (24.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (24.32%) RMADS
4 7 (18.92%) GDPR
5 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
5 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
6 4 (10.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) NFS
1 8 (21.62%) Samba
1 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (21.62%) VMware NSX
2 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 5 (13.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Puppet
2 8 (21.62%) Ansible
2 8 (21.62%) Nagios
2 8 (21.62%) vCenter Server
3 5 (13.51%) Salt
4 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) EMC
1 8 (21.62%) NetApp
1 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
1 8 (21.62%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.70%) Sun