The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 107 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 1.91% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 6.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 5
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
677 644 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.63% 31.46% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 593 574 401
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,325 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
West Midlands

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 26 (72.22%) Information Security
2 18 (50.00%) CISM
3 16 (44.44%) Firewall
4 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
6 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
7 10 (27.78%) CISA
7 10 (27.78%) UNIX
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) SIEM
8 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) Cyber-Ark
11 6 (16.67%) COBIT
12 5 (13.89%) CCNA
12 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
12 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.89%) ACSA
12 5 (13.89%) ISMS
12 5 (13.89%) Degree
13 4 (11.11%) Network Security
13 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (11.11%) ITIL
13 4 (11.11%) Java
14 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
14 3 (8.33%) Windows
14 3 (8.33%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Security Specialist
2 9 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 9 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Information Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
3 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Information Security
2 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
3 9 (25.00%) SIEM
4 5 (13.89%) ISMS
5 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) IT Governance
7 2 (5.56%) Business Development
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.78%) Data Security
8 1 (2.78%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) CISM
2 10 (27.78%) CISA
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.89%) CCNA
5 5 (13.89%) ACSA
5 5 (13.89%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) CEH
7 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CGEIT
7 2 (5.56%) CCSE
7 2 (5.56%) CCSP
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.78%) GCIH
8 1 (2.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
3 6 (16.67%) COBIT
4 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Tripwire
3 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 3 (8.33%) Tufin
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
Three People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago