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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 69 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 71 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.14% 1.25% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.27% 4.85% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 16
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
630 495 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.89% 25.86% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 411 388 703
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 3 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 112 (74.67%) CISM
2 97 (64.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 88 (58.67%) PCI DSS
4 80 (53.33%) Information Security
5 69 (46.00%) ITIL
6 65 (43.33%) CISA
7 58 (38.67%) Risk Management
7 58 (38.67%) SIEM
8 56 (37.33%) Data Centre
9 53 (35.33%) Security Operations
10 50 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 50 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 46 (30.67%) ITIL Certification
12 43 (28.67%) SC Cleared
13 39 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (24.67%) IT Governance
15 36 (24.00%) Data Protection
16 35 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
17 34 (22.67%) Risk Assessment
18 30 (20.00%) CEH
19 29 (19.33%) Management Information System
20 28 (18.67%) Firewall
20 28 (18.67%) Cybersecurity
21 27 (18.00%) Cryptography
22 26 (17.33%) Information Security Management
22 26 (17.33%) Security Management
23 24 (16.00%) GPG13
23 24 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
24 23 (15.33%) Data Security
24 23 (15.33%) Sentinel

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 (0.67%) IIS
1 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (15.33%) Sentinel
2 14 (9.33%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.67%) Firewall
2 9 (6.00%) DHCP
2 9 (6.00%) DNS
3 8 (5.33%) WAN
3 8 (5.33%) Wireless
4 7 (4.67%) LAN
4 7 (4.67%) Network Security
4 7 (4.67%) SSL
4 7 (4.67%) VPN
5 6 (4.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (4.00%) OSPF
6 5 (3.33%) BGP
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (3.33%) MPLS
6 5 (3.33%) VoIP
6 5 (3.33%) VPLS
7 4 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.00%) IPsec
8 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.33%) Big Data
General
1 16 (10.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Local Government
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (24.67%) Security Manager
2 26 (17.33%) Security Officer
3 24 (16.00%) Operations Manager
4 19 (12.67%) Information Manager
4 19 (12.67%) Information Officer
4 19 (12.67%) Information Security Officer
5 16 (10.67%) Analyst
6 15 (10.00%) Consultant
6 15 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 14 (9.33%) Security Consultant
8 13 (8.67%) Information Security Manager
9 12 (8.00%) Compliance Officer
9 12 (8.00%) SOC Manager
10 11 (7.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
10 11 (7.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
10 11 (7.33%) Security Compliance Officer
11 10 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
11 10 (6.67%) Security Analyst
12 9 (6.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 9 (6.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) COM
1 1 (0.67%) WAP
1 1 (0.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (37.33%) Data Centre
2 29 (19.33%) Management Information System
3 27 (18.00%) Cryptography
4 20 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (10.00%) CESG
7 14 (9.33%) PKI
8 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (4.67%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (4.67%) NHS
9 7 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.33%) iPad
11 1 (0.67%) Handset
11 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.67%) Linux
1 10 (6.67%) Unix
2 8 (5.33%) Windows
3 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (53.33%) Information Security
2 69 (46.00%) ITIL
3 58 (38.67%) Risk Management
3 58 (38.67%) SIEM
4 53 (35.33%) Security Operations
5 50 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 39 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 37 (24.67%) IT Governance
8 36 (24.00%) Data Protection
9 35 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
10 34 (22.67%) Risk Assessment
11 28 (18.67%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (17.33%) Information Security Management
12 26 (17.33%) Security Management
13 24 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
14 23 (15.33%) Data Security
14 23 (15.33%) Information Assurance
15 22 (14.67%) Data Centre Operations
15 22 (14.67%) ISMS
16 15 (10.00%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 112 (74.67%) CISM
2 65 (43.33%) CISA
3 50 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 46 (30.67%) ITIL Certification
5 43 (28.67%) SC Cleared
6 30 (20.00%) CEH
7 18 (12.00%) CISMP
8 16 (10.67%) DV Cleared
9 15 (10.00%) CRISC
10 11 (7.33%) Degree
11 10 (6.67%) CLAS
12 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (4.67%) CCNP
14 4 (2.67%) GCIA
14 4 (2.67%) GCIH
14 4 (2.67%) SANS
15 3 (2.00%) CCNA
15 3 (2.00%) CESG Certified Professional
15 3 (2.00%) CIMA
16 2 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (64.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (58.67%) PCI DSS
3 24 (16.00%) GPG13
4 14 (9.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (9.33%) RMADS
5 7 (4.67%) QA
6 6 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (2.67%) COBIT
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.67%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.67%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.67%) Cacti
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) ServiceNow
2 8 (5.33%) Palo Alto
3 6 (4.00%) Cisco
3 6 (4.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (4.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (3.33%) F5
4 5 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.33%) FireEye
6 2 (1.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.33%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.67%) Juniper
7 1 (0.67%) Mercator
7 1 (0.67%) Mitel
7 1 (0.67%) Symantec
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + +Bonuses +Pension +Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 5 days ago