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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 88 99 129
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 67 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.71% 1.55% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 5.11% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 14
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +40.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
765 567 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.95% 30.26% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 495 465 683
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 99 (69.23%) CISM
2 87 (60.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 79 (55.24%) PCI DSS
4 71 (49.65%) ITIL
5 63 (44.06%) CISA
5 63 (44.06%) Information Security
6 59 (41.26%) Security Operations
7 49 (34.27%) SIEM
7 49 (34.27%) ITIL Certification
8 45 (31.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 43 (30.07%) Data Centre
10 42 (29.37%) Risk Management
11 33 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 31 (21.68%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (21.68%) Cryptography
13 27 (18.88%) Firewall
14 26 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 26 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
15 23 (16.08%) Security Operations Centre
15 23 (16.08%) Data Protection
15 23 (16.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (16.08%) IT Governance
16 22 (15.38%) Data Security
17 18 (12.59%) Penetration Testing
18 17 (11.89%) DV Cleared
19 15 (10.49%) CEH
19 15 (10.49%) PKI
20 14 (9.79%) Finance
20 14 (9.79%) Security Architecture
20 14 (9.79%) IT Audit

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 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.70%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.88%) Firewall
2 13 (9.09%) WAN
2 13 (9.09%) Wireless
3 10 (6.99%) EIGRP
3 10 (6.99%) LAN
3 10 (6.99%) OSPF
3 10 (6.99%) SSL
3 10 (6.99%) VPN
4 9 (6.29%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (6.29%) DHCP
4 9 (6.29%) DNS
5 8 (5.59%) MPLS
6 7 (4.90%) BGP
6 7 (4.90%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (4.90%) VoIP
6 7 (4.90%) VPLS
7 4 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.80%) HTTP
7 4 (2.80%) IPsec
8 3 (2.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) Big Data
2 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) AppScan
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.40%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (19.58%) Operations Manager
1 28 (19.58%) Security Manager
2 23 (16.08%) Architect
2 23 (16.08%) Security Architect
3 21 (14.69%) Analyst
4 20 (13.99%) Consultant
5 19 (13.29%) Security Consultant
6 16 (11.19%) Security Specialist
7 13 (9.09%) Security Officer
8 12 (8.39%) Compliance Manager
8 12 (8.39%) SOC Manager
9 11 (7.69%) Compliance Officer
9 11 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 11 (7.69%) Information Officer
9 11 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
9 11 (7.69%) Security Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 10 (6.99%) Network Analyst
10 10 (6.99%) Network Support
10 10 (6.99%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) COM
1 1 (0.70%) WAP
1 1 (0.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (30.07%) Data Centre
2 31 (21.68%) Cryptography
3 23 (16.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (10.49%) PKI
5 10 (6.99%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.29%) CESG
6 9 (6.29%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.10%) iPad
7 3 (2.10%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Handset
8 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Linux
1 6 (4.20%) Unix
1 6 (4.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) ITIL
2 63 (44.06%) Information Security
3 59 (41.26%) Security Operations
4 49 (34.27%) SIEM
5 45 (31.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 42 (29.37%) Risk Management
7 31 (21.68%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
9 23 (16.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (16.08%) Data Protection
9 23 (16.08%) IT Governance
10 22 (15.38%) Data Security
11 18 (12.59%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (9.79%) IT Audit
12 14 (9.79%) Security Architecture
13 11 (7.69%) Information Assurance
14 10 (6.99%) Information Security Management
14 10 (6.99%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (6.99%) Security Management
15 9 (6.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 99 (69.23%) CISM
2 63 (44.06%) CISA
3 49 (34.27%) ITIL Certification
4 33 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 26 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 17 (11.89%) DV Cleared
7 15 (10.49%) CEH
8 11 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (7.69%) CLAS
9 10 (6.99%) Degree
10 9 (6.29%) CCNP
11 8 (5.59%) SANS
12 7 (4.90%) GIAC
13 5 (3.50%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (3.50%) CISMP
14 4 (2.80%) CCNA
15 3 (2.10%) CRISC
15 3 (2.10%) PCI QSA
16 2 (1.40%) CGEIT
16 2 (1.40%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (60.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (55.24%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.90%) COBIT
3 7 (4.90%) GPG13
4 6 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.40%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.70%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.70%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.70%) Cacti
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.70%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) Cisco
1 10 (6.99%) Palo Alto
2 8 (5.59%) Riverbed
2 8 (5.59%) SolarWinds
3 7 (4.90%) F5
4 5 (3.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.10%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Juniper
6 1 (0.70%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.70%) Mercator
6 1 (0.70%) Mitel
6 1 (0.70%) Qualys
6 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.70%) Symantec
6 1 (0.70%) Veracode
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