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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 26 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.48% 0.71% -
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
15 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.32% 13.57% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 30
Average salary £28,625 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.19% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
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

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) Network Security Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) BPMN
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%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
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