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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 76 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 72 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.92% 1.25% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.45% 4.04% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 47 20 20
Median salary £62,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,750 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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
689 570 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.97% 31.00% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 454 434 436
Median salary £42,511 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 72 (63.16%) CISM
2 58 (50.88%) Information Security
2 58 (50.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (39.47%) CISA
4 40 (35.09%) PCI DSS
4 40 (35.09%) Security Operations
5 37 (32.46%) SIEM
6 31 (27.19%) Finance
7 29 (25.44%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (23.68%) ITIL
9 25 (21.93%) Data Protection
10 23 (20.18%) Security Operations Centre
11 20 (17.54%) Data Centre
11 20 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (17.54%) Firewall
12 19 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 17 (14.91%) Data Centre Operations
13 17 (14.91%) Threat Analysis
14 15 (13.16%) CEH
14 15 (13.16%) GIAC
15 14 (12.28%) Identity Management
15 14 (12.28%) PKI
15 14 (12.28%) Fraud Detection
15 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
15 14 (12.28%) SC Cleared
16 13 (11.40%) Network Security
16 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
17 12 (10.53%) Risk Management
17 12 (10.53%) Information Security Management
17 12 (10.53%) 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 7 (6.14%) IIS
2 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) IaaS
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.75%) Office 365
1 2 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) Firewall
2 13 (11.40%) Network Security
3 11 (9.65%) LAN
3 11 (9.65%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.75%) MPLS
4 2 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.88%) HTTP
5 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) AppScan
General
1 31 (27.19%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Legal
3 4 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (28.95%) Architect
2 24 (21.05%) Security Architect
3 20 (17.54%) Consultant
3 20 (17.54%) Security Consultant
4 18 (15.79%) Security Manager
5 17 (14.91%) Operations Manager
6 14 (12.28%) Analyst
7 12 (10.53%) Security Officer
8 11 (9.65%) Designer
8 11 (9.65%) Security Specialist
9 9 (7.89%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (7.02%) Information Officer
10 8 (7.02%) Information Security Officer
10 8 (7.02%) Security Operations Specialist
10 8 (7.02%) SIEM Specialist
11 7 (6.14%) Information Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Information Security Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Network Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Network Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 20 (17.54%) Data Centre
3 14 (12.28%) PKI
4 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Unix
3 6 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) AIX
4 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.88%) Information Security
2 40 (35.09%) Security Operations
3 37 (32.46%) SIEM
4 29 (25.44%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (23.68%) ITIL
6 25 (21.93%) Data Protection
7 19 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 17 (14.91%) Data Centre Operations
8 17 (14.91%) Threat Analysis
9 14 (12.28%) Fraud Detection
9 14 (12.28%) Identity Management
10 12 (10.53%) Information Security Management
10 12 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 12 (10.53%) Security Management
11 11 (9.65%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (9.65%) Project Management
12 10 (8.77%) Security Architecture
13 9 (7.89%) ISMS
13 9 (7.89%) Service Delivery
14 7 (6.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.51%) Perl
2 3 (2.63%) C
3 2 (1.75%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) C++
4 1 (0.88%) Python
4 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (63.16%) CISM
2 45 (39.47%) CISA
3 20 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (13.16%) CEH
4 15 (13.16%) GIAC
5 14 (12.28%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 11 (9.65%) CLAS
6 11 (9.65%) SANS
7 8 (7.02%) CRISC
8 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (4.39%) MCSE
9 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.51%) CCIE
10 4 (3.51%) Degree
10 4 (3.51%) GCFA
11 3 (2.63%) CISMP
11 3 (2.63%) PCI QSA
11 3 (2.63%) SSCP
12 2 (1.75%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (50.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (35.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.51%) COBIT
3 4 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.75%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.88%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.88%) ISO27005
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.88%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.88%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.77%) Forcepoint
3 9 (7.89%) Cisco
4 7 (6.14%) Symantec
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle
5 5 (4.39%) VMware
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Imperva
7 1 (0.88%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.88%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.88%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.88%) Qualys
7 1 (0.88%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.88%) Veracode
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago