Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 124 54
Rank change year-on-year +37 -70 +55
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 43 16 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.56% 0.98% 5.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.60% 2.89% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 69
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £61,250 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.53% +1.24% +5.22%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -11.67% +9.09%

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 652 553 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.88% 33.99% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 491 408 733
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £65,000
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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +1 9 £55,000 -8.33% 3
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 (83.72%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (69.77%) GIAC
3 27 (62.79%) SSCP
3 27 (62.79%) DV Cleared
3 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
4 26 (60.47%) Linux
5 25 (58.14%) MCSE
5 25 (58.14%) C
5 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (58.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (58.14%) CCNA
5 25 (58.14%) Network+ Certification
5 25 (58.14%) Linux+ Certification
5 25 (58.14%) SANS
5 25 (58.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 24 (55.81%) Software Engineering
7 23 (53.49%) Windows
8 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
8 22 (51.16%) User Stories
8 22 (51.16%) Puppet
9 21 (48.84%) JIRA
9 21 (48.84%) TCP/IP
9 21 (48.84%) Firewall
10 20 (46.51%) Ethical Hacking
10 20 (46.51%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
11 16 (37.21%) Python
12 15 (34.88%) STL
12 15 (34.88%) C#
12 15 (34.88%) C++

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 12 (27.91%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) Firewall
1 21 (48.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.91%) HTTP
2 12 (27.91%) SSL
3 9 (20.93%) FCoE
3 9 (20.93%) SNMP
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) Big Data
2 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
2 13 (30.23%) MySQL
3 12 (27.91%) Apache Hive
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) JIRA
2 12 (27.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (27.91%) Bitbucket
2 12 (27.91%) CodeSonar
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.91%) git-flow
2 12 (27.91%) Robot Framework
2 12 (27.91%) Selenium
3 9 (20.93%) Redmine
General
1 12 (27.91%) Games
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) C# Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Security Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Test Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) Java EE
1 15 (34.88%) STL
2 13 (30.23%) REST
3 12 (27.91%) .NET
3 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
3 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.91%) Django
3 12 (27.91%) LAMP
3 12 (27.91%) Node.js
3 12 (27.91%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (27.91%) SOAP
3 12 (27.91%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Cyberattack
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 12 (27.91%) Android
3 12 (27.91%) Apple iOS
3 12 (27.91%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.98%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Fedora
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (55.81%) Software Engineering
3 22 (51.16%) User Stories
4 20 (46.51%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (46.51%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.88%) Multithreading
6 15 (34.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.91%) API Design
8 12 (27.91%) Coaching
8 12 (27.91%) Kanban
8 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 11 (25.58%) Information Security
10 10 (23.26%) High Availability
10 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (9.30%) ITIL
12 4 (9.30%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C
2 22 (51.16%) Bash Shell
3 16 (37.21%) Python
4 15 (34.88%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) C++
4 15 (34.88%) Java
4 15 (34.88%) Objective-C
5 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
6 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.91%) PHP
7 9 (20.93%) Korn
8 3 (6.98%) Perl
8 3 (6.98%) VB
9 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) GIAC
2 27 (62.79%) DV Cleared
2 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 27 (62.79%) SSCP
3 25 (58.14%) CCNA
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (58.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 25 (58.14%) Linux+ Certification
3 25 (58.14%) MCSE
3 25 (58.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (58.14%) Network+ Certification
3 25 (58.14%) SANS
4 8 (18.60%) CEH
5 7 (16.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (13.95%) CISMP
7 4 (9.30%) GPEN
7 4 (9.30%) OSCP
8 3 (6.98%) CISM
9 2 (4.65%) CISA
10 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (16.28%) GDPR
3 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
5 4 (9.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Docker
2 12 (27.91%) vSphere
3 10 (23.26%) NFS
3 10 (23.26%) Samba
3 10 (23.26%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.93%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (51.16%) Puppet
2 12 (27.91%) Salt
3 10 (23.26%) Ansible
3 10 (23.26%) Nagios
3 10 (23.26%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.33%) OpenNMS
4 1 (2.33%) QRadar
4 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) EMC
2 10 (23.26%) NetApp
2 10 (23.26%) SolarWinds
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.33%) Dell
3 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Sun