The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 109 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 62 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.79% 1.35% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 6.44% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 21
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
852 683 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.65% 20.99% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 744 527 467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Leeds

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 77 (69.37%) Information Security
2 56 (50.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (49.55%) CISM
4 47 (42.34%) PCI DSS
5 44 (39.64%) CEH
6 42 (37.84%) GIAC
7 35 (31.53%) Management Information System
8 32 (28.83%) Risk Management
9 31 (27.93%) ITIL
10 24 (21.62%) Firewall
11 22 (19.82%) PRINCE2
11 22 (19.82%) Project Management
11 22 (19.82%) Security Testing
12 20 (18.02%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (18.02%) Windows
13 19 (17.12%) CCNP
13 19 (17.12%) CISA
13 19 (17.12%) VMware
14 17 (15.32%) Cisco
14 17 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (14.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (13.51%) SAN
16 15 (13.51%) Linux
16 15 (13.51%) E-Commerce
16 15 (13.51%) Load Balancing
16 15 (13.51%) SIEM
17 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (12.61%) TOGAF
17 14 (12.61%) Retail
18 13 (11.71%) Banking

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.31%) Apache
1 7 (6.31%) Tomcat
1 7 (6.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.70%) IIS
2 3 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.62%) Firewall
2 15 (13.51%) SAN
3 11 (9.91%) Internet
4 8 (7.21%) NAS
4 8 (7.21%) MPLS
4 8 (7.21%) OSPF
4 8 (7.21%) BGP
4 8 (7.21%) EIGRP
5 7 (6.31%) LAN
5 7 (6.31%) WAN
5 7 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (5.41%) DMVPN
6 6 (5.41%) VPLS
6 6 (5.41%) SSL
6 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.41%) VPN
6 6 (5.41%) DNS
6 6 (5.41%) IPsec
7 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.60%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) MySQL
2 7 (6.31%) RDBMS
2 7 (6.31%) Informix
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Subversion
1 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.31%) JIRA
1 7 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.60%) Hudson
General
1 14 (12.61%) Retail
2 13 (11.71%) Banking
2 13 (11.71%) Games
3 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.60%) Finance
5 3 (2.70%) Law
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (41.44%) Analyst
1 46 (41.44%) Security Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Consultant
3 18 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Information Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Security Consultant
5 15 (13.51%) Security Manager
6 9 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
6 9 (8.11%) Information Manager
7 8 (7.21%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Tester
8 7 (6.31%) Architect
8 7 (6.31%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Junior Tester
11 4 (3.60%) Network Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (4.50%) Middleware
3 3 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.90%) WinForms
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (7.21%) IBM XIV
4 4 (3.60%) Clustering
5 3 (2.70%) RMADS
6 2 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.80%) CESG
6 2 (1.80%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Windows
2 15 (13.51%) Linux
3 8 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.31%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (69.37%) Information Security
2 32 (28.83%) Risk Management
3 31 (27.93%) ITIL
4 22 (19.82%) PRINCE2
4 22 (19.82%) Project Management
4 22 (19.82%) Security Testing
5 15 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.51%) Load Balancing
5 15 (13.51%) SIEM
6 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.61%) TOGAF
7 12 (10.81%) Data Protection
8 11 (9.91%) Network Architecture
9 10 (9.01%) B2C
9 10 (9.01%) Network Design
10 9 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.11%) Coaching
11 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.21%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) Perl
1 7 (6.31%) PHP
1 7 (6.31%) Shell Script
1 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
3 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (49.55%) CISM
2 44 (39.64%) CEH
3 42 (37.84%) GIAC
4 20 (18.02%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (17.12%) CCNP
5 19 (17.12%) CISA
6 16 (14.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (10.81%) CCIE
8 10 (9.01%) CCSP
9 9 (8.11%) CCDA
9 9 (8.11%) PCI QSA
9 9 (8.11%) CRISC
10 8 (7.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (7.21%) CCDP
10 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (7.21%) CCNA
10 8 (7.21%) MCSE
10 8 (7.21%) CCSE
11 7 (6.31%) CCSA
11 7 (6.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (50.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (42.34%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 10 (9.01%) SLA
4 5 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.80%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.91%) vSphere
3 10 (9.01%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (6.31%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) NetBackup
2 7 (6.31%) Nagios
2 7 (6.31%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (6.31%) Cacti
2 7 (6.31%) Opsview
2 7 (6.31%) Graphite
3 4 (3.60%) Puppet
4 3 (2.70%) Salt
5 1 (0.90%) Nessus
5 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) VMware
2 17 (15.32%) Cisco
3 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.21%) SolarWinds
4 8 (7.21%) CheckPoint
4 8 (7.21%) IBM
4 8 (7.21%) HP
4 8 (7.21%) Veritas
5 7 (6.31%) F5
6 5 (4.50%) Symantec
7 4 (3.60%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.60%) NetApp
8 3 (2.70%) Splunk
8 3 (2.70%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.90%) Altiris
9 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.90%) ScanSafe
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