Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 112 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.49% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 - -
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -25.00% +4.35%

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 197 265 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.26% 21.15% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 146 222 249
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,125 £25,013 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,125 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £44,657 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.64% - -

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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
Bath +22 3 £67,500 -
Bridgwater - 2 £40,000 -
CISSP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) ISMS
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (40.00%) Cacti
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) LPIC
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) ISMS
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) LPIC
2 2 (40.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft