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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 69 100 107
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 72 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.05% 1.54% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.89% 4.67% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 16
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
661 664 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.02% 33.00% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 434 520 520
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,651
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 June 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 89 (63.57%) CISM
2 75 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 62 (44.29%) CISA
4 61 (43.57%) Information Security
4 61 (43.57%) PCI DSS
5 55 (39.29%) Security Operations
6 51 (36.43%) ITIL
7 41 (29.29%) ITIL Certification
7 41 (29.29%) SIEM
8 40 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 40 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 33 (23.57%) Data Protection
10 31 (22.14%) Cybersecurity
11 29 (20.71%) Security Operations Centre
12 26 (18.57%) Finance
13 25 (17.86%) Firewall
13 25 (17.86%) Data Centre Operations
14 24 (17.14%) Risk Management
15 23 (16.43%) Security Cleared
16 22 (15.71%) SC Cleared
16 22 (15.71%) WAN
17 20 (14.29%) Cryptography
18 19 (13.57%) LAN
19 18 (12.86%) PKI
19 18 (12.86%) Identity Management
19 18 (12.86%) Threat Analysis
19 18 (12.86%) Fraud Detection
19 18 (12.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
20 17 (12.14%) Cisco
21 16 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement

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 (2.86%) IIS
2 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) IaaS
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.43%) Office 365
1 2 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) Firewall
2 22 (15.71%) WAN
3 19 (13.57%) LAN
4 11 (7.86%) Wireless
5 9 (6.43%) Network Security
6 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (5.71%) EIGRP
6 8 (5.71%) MPLS
6 8 (5.71%) OSPF
6 8 (5.71%) SSL
6 8 (5.71%) VPN
7 5 (3.57%) BGP
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (3.57%) VoIP
7 5 (3.57%) VPLS
8 4 (2.86%) HTTP
9 3 (2.14%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.14%) IPsec
10 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.43%) MySQL
1 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) AppScan
General
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Legal
2 4 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (28.57%) Architect
2 31 (22.14%) Security Architect
3 25 (17.86%) Operations Manager
4 22 (15.71%) Consultant
4 22 (15.71%) Security Consultant
4 22 (15.71%) Security Manager
5 21 (15.00%) Analyst
6 16 (11.43%) Security Officer
7 15 (10.71%) Network Analyst
8 12 (8.57%) Cisco Analyst
8 12 (8.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 12 (8.57%) Information Officer
8 12 (8.57%) Information Security Officer
9 11 (7.86%) Compliance Manager
9 11 (7.86%) Designer
9 11 (7.86%) Security Specialist
10 9 (6.43%) Information Security Consultant
10 9 (6.43%) Security Operations Specialist
11 8 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 8 (5.71%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 29 (20.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 20 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 18 (12.86%) PKI
5 11 (7.86%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.71%) CESG
7 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
2 5 (3.57%) Linux
3 3 (2.14%) Unix
4 2 (1.43%) AIX
4 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.57%) Information Security
2 55 (39.29%) Security Operations
3 51 (36.43%) ITIL
4 41 (29.29%) SIEM
5 40 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 33 (23.57%) Data Protection
7 31 (22.14%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (17.86%) Data Centre Operations
9 24 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 18 (12.86%) Fraud Detection
10 18 (12.86%) Identity Management
10 18 (12.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 18 (12.86%) Threat Analysis
11 16 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (10.00%) Data Security
12 14 (10.00%) IT Governance
12 14 (10.00%) Security Architecture
13 11 (7.86%) IT Audit
14 10 (7.14%) Project Management
15 9 (6.43%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) C
2 1 (0.71%) C#
2 1 (0.71%) C++
2 1 (0.71%) Perl
2 1 (0.71%) Python
2 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (63.57%) CISM
2 62 (44.29%) CISA
3 41 (29.29%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (16.43%) Security Cleared
5 22 (15.71%) SC Cleared
6 13 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (9.29%) GIAC
7 12 (8.57%) CEH
7 12 (8.57%) SANS
8 11 (7.86%) CLAS
9 8 (5.71%) CCNP
9 8 (5.71%) Degree
10 6 (4.29%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.57%) CRISC
11 5 (3.57%) MCSE
11 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.86%) CCIE
12 4 (2.86%) CCNA
13 2 (1.43%) CISMP
13 2 (1.43%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (43.57%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.57%) COBIT
3 5 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (2.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.43%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.71%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.71%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Cisco
2 8 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.71%) Palo Alto
3 7 (5.00%) Symantec
4 6 (4.29%) F5
4 6 (4.29%) Riverbed
4 6 (4.29%) SolarWinds
5 5 (3.57%) VMware
6 4 (2.86%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.43%) IBM
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle
7 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.43%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Imperva
8 1 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.71%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.71%) Qualys
8 1 (0.71%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.71%) Veracode
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Good Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago