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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 79 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.21% 1.98% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.88% 7.77% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 11
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
468 489 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.96% 25.52% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 383 525
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 January 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 92 (68.15%) CISM
2 80 (59.26%) Information Security
3 76 (56.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 71 (52.59%) PCI DSS
5 57 (42.22%) Data Centre
6 56 (41.48%) SIEM
7 54 (40.00%) Risk Management
8 50 (37.04%) CISA
9 49 (36.30%) ITIL
10 43 (31.85%) Security Cleared
11 41 (30.37%) SC Cleared
12 40 (29.63%) Risk Assessment
12 40 (29.63%) CEH
13 37 (27.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 36 (26.67%) Security Operations
15 35 (25.93%) Data Protection
16 33 (24.44%) Management Information System
17 32 (23.70%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (23.70%) Cybersecurity
18 30 (22.22%) IT Governance
19 29 (21.48%) Penetration Testing
19 29 (21.48%) Sentinel
19 29 (21.48%) ITIL Certification
20 28 (20.74%) Firewall
21 24 (17.78%) CISMP
21 24 (17.78%) ISMS
22 22 (16.30%) Security Management
22 22 (16.30%) Information Security Management
22 22 (16.30%) Service Delivery
22 22 (16.30%) GPG13

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 1 (0.74%) IIS
1 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Sentinel
2 14 (10.37%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (9.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.74%) Firewall
2 16 (11.85%) Network Security
3 12 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (5.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.19%) DHCP
5 7 (5.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) Skype
6 1 (0.74%) TACACS
6 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (0.74%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (1.48%) Local Government
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (23.70%) Security Manager
1 32 (23.70%) Security Officer
2 23 (17.04%) Information Officer
2 23 (17.04%) Information Security Officer
3 20 (14.81%) Information Manager
4 18 (13.33%) Consultant
4 18 (13.33%) Security Specialist
5 16 (11.85%) Security Consultant
6 15 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
7 14 (10.37%) Information Security Manager
7 14 (10.37%) Operations Manager
8 12 (8.89%) Analyst
9 11 (8.15%) Compliance Officer
10 10 (7.41%) Compliance Manager
10 10 (7.41%) Information Security Compliance Officer
10 10 (7.41%) Security Analyst
10 10 (7.41%) Security Compliance Officer
11 9 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
12 8 (5.93%) Cybersecurity Specialist
12 8 (5.93%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) COM
1 1 (0.74%) OAuth
1 1 (0.74%) OpenID
1 1 (0.74%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (42.22%) Data Centre
2 33 (24.44%) Management Information System
3 18 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 17 (12.59%) Security Operations Centre
5 14 (10.37%) CESG
5 14 (10.37%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (9.63%) Freedom of Information
6 13 (9.63%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (7.41%) NHS
8 9 (6.67%) PKI
9 3 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.74%) iPad
10 1 (0.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.63%) Unix
2 10 (7.41%) Windows
3 7 (5.19%) Linux
4 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.26%) Information Security
2 56 (41.48%) SIEM
3 54 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 49 (36.30%) ITIL
5 40 (29.63%) Risk Assessment
6 37 (27.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 36 (26.67%) Security Operations
8 35 (25.93%) Data Protection
9 32 (23.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 32 (23.70%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (22.22%) IT Governance
11 29 (21.48%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (17.78%) ISMS
13 22 (16.30%) Information Security Management
13 22 (16.30%) Security Management
13 22 (16.30%) Service Delivery
14 18 (13.33%) Information Assurance
15 17 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement Process
16 16 (11.85%) Data Security
17 15 (11.11%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.48%) Perl
1 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (68.15%) CISM
2 50 (37.04%) CISA
3 43 (31.85%) Security Cleared
4 41 (30.37%) SC Cleared
5 40 (29.63%) CEH
6 29 (21.48%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (17.78%) CISMP
8 14 (10.37%) CRISC
9 13 (9.63%) CLAS
10 11 (8.15%) DV Cleared
10 11 (8.15%) GIAC
11 10 (7.41%) GCIA
11 10 (7.41%) GCIH
12 9 (6.67%) CCNP
12 9 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (6.67%) SANS
13 8 (5.93%) CCNA
13 8 (5.93%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (5.19%) Degree
15 5 (3.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (56.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (52.59%) PCI DSS
3 22 (16.30%) GPG13
4 14 (10.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (10.37%) RMADS
5 13 (9.63%) QA
6 3 (2.22%) COBIT
6 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.48%) GDPR
8 1 (0.74%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.74%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.74%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 6 (4.44%) LogRhythm
2 6 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.22%) FireEye
3 3 (2.22%) Intel Security
3 3 (2.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.48%) NetIQ
5 1 (0.74%) CA
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco
5 1 (0.74%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.74%) EMC
5 1 (0.74%) F5
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) Juniper
5 1 (0.74%) Qualys
5 1 (0.74%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.74%) Symantec
5 1 (0.74%) Tufin
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago