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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 22 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.34% 1.52% -
As % of the Qualifications category 34.69% 6.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
49 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 26.92% 22.22% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 7
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) Legal
3 11 (64.71%) CCNA
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) IT Audit
4 10 (58.82%) SSCP
5 9 (52.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (52.94%) Network Security
5 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) CISM
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
8 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) MCP
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
9 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (52.94%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
General
1 14 (82.35%) Legal
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) IT Manager
1 14 (82.35%) IT Risk Manager
1 14 (82.35%) IT Security Manager
1 14 (82.35%) Risk Manager
1 14 (82.35%) Security Manager
2 6 (35.29%) CISSP Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Risk Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Audit Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) IT Audit
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
5 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
5 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNA
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) SSCP
3 7 (41.18%) CISM
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (35.29%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (23.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (52.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco