Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 > Somerset
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 119 118
Rank change year-on-year +38 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.04% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +43.75% -28.25%
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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 227 276 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.70% 20.38% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 216 297
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £23,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Somerset

CISSP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Somerset

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for CISSP in Somerset

CISSP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Somerset 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
Bridgwater - 7 £40,000 -
Bath - 3 £70,000 -
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 Somerset region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 8 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (70.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (70.00%) ZABBIX
2 7 (70.00%) Cacti
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) SSCP
2 7 (70.00%) LAMP
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) LPIC
2 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 7 (70.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (10.00%) SABSA
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (70.00%) LPIC
1 7 (70.00%) SSCP
2 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
3 1 (10.00%) GIAC
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Cacti
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft