The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.26% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
CISSP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.04% 13.49% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 32
Average salary £28,625 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.19% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,200 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

CISSP
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Halifax region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Halifax

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) DMZ
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) BPMN
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) SSCP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DMZ
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Network Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) BPMN
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft