CISSP Jobs in Wales

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
UK > Wales

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 16 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 123 123 130
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -27
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 16 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.13% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 2.41% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
10th Percentile £54,375 £42,866 £39,750
25th Percentile £59,063 £43,747 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £46,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +49.46% -34.29% +24.03%
75th Percentile £79,063 £55,713 £77,500
90th Percentile £84,125 £64,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £71,858 £70,000 £69,000
% change year-on-year +2.65% +1.45% +6.15%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales

CISSP falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in Wales.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 517 664 684
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 21.74% 38.90% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 233 245
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,391 £29,250
25th Percentile £32,688 £32,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,241 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.80% -5.56% +9.76%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £68,497 £71,250
UK median annual salary £53,555 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.74% +9.09% -

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Wales

CISSP
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISSP in Wales.

Salary trend for CISSP in Wales

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISSP in Wales over the 6 months to 16 June 2024.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Wales

CISSP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales -10 3 £68,750 +49.46% 2
CISSP
UK

CISSP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Technology
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Security Posture
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISMP
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) NIST
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Thales