The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 63 100 107
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 92 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.90% 1.53% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.99% 4.56% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 16
Median salary £65,000 £51,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% +32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
CISSP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
708 680 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.04% 33.46% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 480 544 569
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CISSP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Birmingham

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 112 (68.29%) CISM
2 93 (56.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 76 (46.34%) PCI DSS
4 75 (45.73%) CISA
5 74 (45.12%) Information Security
6 73 (44.51%) Security Operations
7 68 (41.46%) ITIL
8 54 (32.93%) SIEM
9 51 (31.10%) ITIL Certification
10 48 (29.27%) Data Centre
11 47 (28.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 36 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
12 36 (21.95%) Security Cleared
13 34 (20.73%) Security Operations Centre
14 33 (20.12%) Data Protection
14 33 (20.12%) Risk Management
15 30 (18.29%) Data Centre Operations
16 29 (17.68%) SC Cleared
17 28 (17.07%) Cryptography
18 27 (16.46%) Firewall
19 23 (14.02%) Finance
20 22 (13.41%) PKI
20 22 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
21 21 (12.80%) WAN
22 20 (12.20%) Data Security
22 20 (12.20%) IT Governance
23 18 (10.98%) Fraud Detection
23 18 (10.98%) Threat Analysis
23 18 (10.98%) Identity Management
23 18 (10.98%) LAN

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.22%) IaaS
2 2 (1.22%) Office 365
2 2 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.46%) Firewall
2 21 (12.80%) WAN
3 18 (10.98%) LAN
4 13 (7.93%) Wireless
5 10 (6.10%) EIGRP
5 10 (6.10%) OSPF
5 10 (6.10%) SSL
5 10 (6.10%) VPN
6 9 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (4.88%) MPLS
8 7 (4.27%) BGP
8 7 (4.27%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (4.27%) Network Security
8 7 (4.27%) VoIP
8 7 (4.27%) VPLS
9 4 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.44%) HTTP
9 4 (2.44%) IPsec
10 3 (1.83%) DHCP
10 3 (1.83%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) AppScan
General
1 23 (14.02%) Finance
2 5 (3.05%) Legal
3 3 (1.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (23.17%) Architect
2 31 (18.90%) Operations Manager
2 31 (18.90%) Security Architect
3 29 (17.68%) Security Manager
4 23 (14.02%) Consultant
4 23 (14.02%) Security Consultant
5 21 (12.80%) Analyst
6 19 (11.59%) Security Officer
7 17 (10.37%) Security Specialist
8 16 (9.76%) Information Officer
8 16 (9.76%) Information Security Officer
9 15 (9.15%) Network Analyst
10 13 (7.93%) Compliance Manager
11 12 (7.32%) SIEM Specialist
12 11 (6.71%) Cisco Analyst
12 11 (6.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 11 (6.71%) SOC Manager
13 10 (6.10%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 10 (6.10%) Network Support
13 10 (6.10%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) COM
1 1 (0.61%) WAP
1 1 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.27%) Data Centre
2 34 (20.73%) Security Operations Centre
3 28 (17.07%) Cryptography
4 22 (13.41%) PKI
5 12 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.88%) CESG
8 3 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.22%) iPad
10 1 (0.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.27%) Windows
2 6 (3.66%) Linux
2 6 (3.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.12%) Information Security
2 73 (44.51%) Security Operations
3 68 (41.46%) ITIL
4 54 (32.93%) SIEM
5 47 (28.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 36 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
7 33 (20.12%) Data Protection
7 33 (20.12%) Risk Management
8 30 (18.29%) Data Centre Operations
9 22 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (12.20%) Data Security
10 20 (12.20%) IT Governance
11 18 (10.98%) Fraud Detection
11 18 (10.98%) Identity Management
11 18 (10.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 18 (10.98%) Threat Analysis
12 15 (9.15%) Security Architecture
13 13 (7.93%) IT Audit
13 13 (7.93%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (6.71%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.61%) C
1 1 (0.61%) Perl
1 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (68.29%) CISM
2 75 (45.73%) CISA
3 51 (31.10%) ITIL Certification
4 36 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 29 (17.68%) SC Cleared
6 14 (8.54%) CEH
6 14 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (7.32%) DV Cleared
7 12 (7.32%) GIAC
7 12 (7.32%) SANS
8 10 (6.10%) CLAS
8 10 (6.10%) Degree
9 9 (5.49%) CCNP
10 4 (2.44%) CCNA
10 4 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (2.44%) CRISC
10 4 (2.44%) MCSE
10 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.83%) CCIE
11 3 (1.83%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (56.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 76 (46.34%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.05%) COBIT
5 4 (2.44%) GPG13
6 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.22%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.61%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.05%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.61%) Cacti
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.61%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (9.15%) Cisco
2 10 (6.10%) Palo Alto
3 8 (4.88%) F5
3 8 (4.88%) Riverbed
3 8 (4.88%) SolarWinds
4 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.66%) Symantec
6 3 (1.83%) VMware
7 2 (1.22%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.22%) IBM
7 2 (1.22%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) Juniper
8 1 (0.61%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.61%) Mercator
8 1 (0.61%) Mitel
8 1 (0.61%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.61%) Qualys
8 1 (0.61%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.61%) Veracode
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