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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 71 100 111
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 71 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.00% 1.69% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.25% 5.40% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 17
Median salary £63,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,500 £51,698
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +3.48%
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
693 556 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.29% 31.36% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 463 418 465
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,450 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 77 (62.60%) CISM
2 66 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (46.34%) Information Security
4 53 (43.09%) CISA
5 49 (39.84%) PCI DSS
6 47 (38.21%) Security Operations
7 36 (29.27%) SIEM
8 31 (25.20%) Cybersecurity
8 31 (25.20%) ITIL
9 28 (22.76%) Data Protection
9 28 (22.76%) Data Centre
10 27 (21.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 27 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (21.14%) Finance
12 25 (20.33%) Security Operations Centre
13 21 (17.07%) Data Centre Operations
14 19 (15.45%) Firewall
14 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
14 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
15 16 (13.01%) PKI
15 16 (13.01%) Identity Management
15 16 (13.01%) Threat Analysis
15 16 (13.01%) Fraud Detection
15 16 (13.01%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 14 (11.38%) Security Architecture
16 14 (11.38%) GIAC
17 13 (10.57%) Risk Management
17 13 (10.57%) WAN
17 13 (10.57%) SANS
18 12 (9.76%) CLAS

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 (5.69%) IIS
2 6 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) IaaS
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) Office 365
1 2 (1.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) Firewall
2 13 (10.57%) WAN
3 12 (9.76%) LAN
4 10 (8.13%) Network Security
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.44%) MPLS
5 3 (2.44%) VPN
6 2 (1.63%) HTTP
6 2 (1.63%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.81%) IPsec
7 1 (0.81%) OSPF
7 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) AppScan
General
1 26 (21.14%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Legal
3 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (31.71%) Architect
2 30 (24.39%) Security Architect
3 21 (17.07%) Consultant
3 21 (17.07%) Operations Manager
3 21 (17.07%) Security Consultant
4 18 (14.63%) Security Manager
5 13 (10.57%) Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Security Officer
6 12 (9.76%) Security Specialist
7 11 (8.94%) Designer
8 9 (7.32%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (7.32%) Security Operations Specialist
9 8 (6.50%) Information Officer
9 8 (6.50%) Information Security Officer
9 8 (6.50%) Network Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) SIEM Specialist
10 7 (5.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Information Security Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Network Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) Data Centre
2 25 (20.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 16 (13.01%) PKI
4 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.50%) Cryptography
6 7 (5.69%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.81%) CESG
9 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Linux
3 2 (1.63%) AIX
3 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.34%) Information Security
2 47 (38.21%) Security Operations
3 36 (29.27%) SIEM
4 31 (25.20%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (25.20%) ITIL
5 28 (22.76%) Data Protection
6 27 (21.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 21 (17.07%) Data Centre Operations
8 16 (13.01%) Fraud Detection
8 16 (13.01%) Identity Management
8 16 (13.01%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 16 (13.01%) Threat Analysis
9 14 (11.38%) Security Architecture
10 13 (10.57%) Risk Management
11 12 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (8.94%) Project Management
13 9 (7.32%) Information Security Management
13 9 (7.32%) Security Management
14 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
15 7 (5.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) C
2 2 (1.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) C#
3 1 (0.81%) C++
3 1 (0.81%) Perl
3 1 (0.81%) Python
3 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (62.60%) CISM
2 53 (43.09%) CISA
3 27 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
4 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.38%) GIAC
6 13 (10.57%) SANS
7 12 (9.76%) CEH
7 12 (9.76%) CLAS
8 8 (6.50%) CRISC
9 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.07%) Degree
10 5 (4.07%) MCSE
10 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (3.25%) CCIE
11 4 (3.25%) CISMP
11 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.25%) PCI QSA
12 2 (1.63%) CCNA
12 2 (1.63%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (39.84%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.25%) COBIT
4 4 (3.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.44%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.81%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.81%) ISO27005
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.81%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Cisco
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) Forcepoint
3 7 (5.69%) Symantec
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle
4 3 (2.44%) VMware
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
5 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Imperva
6 1 (0.81%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.81%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.81%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.81%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.81%) Qualys
6 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.81%) Veracode
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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