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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 84 112
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +28
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 67 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.75% 2.32% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.03% 9.01% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 13
Median salary £46,250 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £85,500 £50,400
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
418 544 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.37% 25.76% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 271 408 477
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 21 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 85 (64.39%) CISM
2 76 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 75 (56.82%) Information Security
4 67 (50.76%) PCI DSS
5 58 (43.94%) Data Centre
6 57 (43.18%) SIEM
7 51 (38.64%) ITIL
8 46 (34.85%) Risk Management
9 45 (34.09%) CISA
10 41 (31.06%) CEH
10 41 (31.06%) Security Cleared
11 40 (30.30%) Risk Assessment
12 39 (29.55%) SC Cleared
13 34 (25.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 33 (25.00%) Security Operations
14 33 (25.00%) Data Protection
14 33 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (25.00%) Management Information System
15 30 (22.73%) Sentinel
16 28 (21.21%) IT Governance
17 27 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
17 27 (20.45%) Firewall
18 25 (18.94%) Service Delivery
18 25 (18.94%) ITIL Certification
19 24 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
19 24 (18.18%) ISMS
20 23 (17.42%) CISMP
21 21 (15.91%) GPG13
22 20 (15.15%) Security Management
22 20 (15.15%) Information Security Management

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 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (22.73%) Sentinel
2 14 (10.61%) assyst
2 14 (10.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Firewall
2 16 (12.12%) Network Security
3 12 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.79%) DHCP
5 5 (3.79%) DNS
5 5 (3.79%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.03%) Skype
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.76%) BGP
8 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.76%) FWSM
8 1 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.76%) LAN
8 1 (0.76%) SNMP
8 1 (0.76%) SSL
8 1 (0.76%) TACACS
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
8 1 (0.76%) WAN
8 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) Big Data
1 4 (3.03%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Burp Suite
1 4 (3.03%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Banking
3 2 (1.52%) Local Government
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (26.52%) Security Manager
2 30 (22.73%) Security Officer
3 24 (18.18%) Information Manager
4 21 (15.91%) Information Officer
4 21 (15.91%) Information Security Officer
5 18 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
6 16 (12.12%) Consultant
7 15 (11.36%) IT Security Officer
7 15 (11.36%) Security Specialist
8 14 (10.61%) Security Consultant
9 13 (9.85%) Analyst
10 12 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
11 11 (8.33%) Operations Manager
11 11 (8.33%) Security Analyst
12 10 (7.58%) Security Operations Specialist
13 8 (6.06%) Compliance Officer
13 8 (6.06%) Risk Officer
14 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 7 (5.30%) Information Security Compliance Officer
14 7 (5.30%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) COM
1 1 (0.76%) OAuth
1 1 (0.76%) OpenID
1 1 (0.76%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (43.94%) Data Centre
2 33 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (11.36%) CESG
4 15 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 14 (10.61%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (10.61%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (10.61%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (7.58%) NHS
7 7 (5.30%) PKI
8 3 (2.27%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.09%) Unix
1 12 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (56.82%) Information Security
2 57 (43.18%) SIEM
3 51 (38.64%) ITIL
4 46 (34.85%) Risk Management
5 40 (30.30%) Risk Assessment
6 34 (25.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 33 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 33 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 28 (21.21%) IT Governance
9 27 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (18.94%) Service Delivery
11 24 (18.18%) ISMS
11 24 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (15.15%) Information Security Management
12 20 (15.15%) Security Management
13 18 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
14 17 (12.88%) Incident Management
14 17 (12.88%) Service Management
15 16 (12.12%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.52%) Perl
1 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (64.39%) CISM
2 45 (34.09%) CISA
3 41 (31.06%) CEH
3 41 (31.06%) Security Cleared
4 39 (29.55%) SC Cleared
5 25 (18.94%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (17.42%) CISMP
7 15 (11.36%) GIAC
8 14 (10.61%) CRISC
9 13 (9.85%) CLAS
10 10 (7.58%) CCNP
10 10 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (7.58%) GCIA
10 10 (7.58%) GCIH
11 9 (6.82%) DV Cleared
11 9 (6.82%) OSCP
12 8 (6.06%) CCNA
12 8 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (6.06%) SANS
13 7 (5.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (50.76%) PCI DSS
3 21 (15.91%) GPG13
4 14 (10.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (10.61%) QA
4 14 (10.61%) RMADS
5 4 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (2.27%) COBIT
7 2 (1.52%) GDPR
8 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.76%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) ServiceNow
2 6 (4.55%) LogRhythm
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.27%) FireEye
4 3 (2.27%) Intel Security
4 3 (2.27%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco
5 2 (1.52%) Computacenter
5 2 (1.52%) IBM
5 2 (1.52%) Juniper
5 2 (1.52%) NetIQ
5 2 (1.52%) Splunk
5 2 (1.52%) Tufin
6 1 (0.76%) CA
6 1 (0.76%) EMC
6 1 (0.76%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
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