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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank - 25 44
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 4.52% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 15.38% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,272 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.46%
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
33 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.00% 29.38% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 27
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 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 Halifax region with a requirement for 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

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:

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