Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 80 137
Rank change year-on-year -58 +57 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 9 79 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.53% 3.77% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 8.92% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 45 15
Gloucestershire median annual salary £58,750 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.62% +18.18% +1.85%
10th Percentile £47,875 £45,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,125 £80,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +7.84%

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 562 886 735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 32.87% 42.27% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 406 606 545
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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
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 July 2017. 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 -14 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Gloucester -17 2 - -
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Security Management
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Time Management
6 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Legal
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) Data Security
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Business Development
6 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (11.11%) CISA
6 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
6 1 (11.11%) CRISC
6 1 (11.11%) GCIA
6 1 (11.11%) GCIH
6 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
6 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec