The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 142 113 135
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 1.49% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% 5.48% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 14
Average salary £41,500 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.54% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
928 694 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.37% 27.23% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 778 494 514
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (84.62%) Information Security
2 60 (65.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (41.76%) Risk Management
4 34 (37.36%) Finance
4 34 (37.36%) PCI DSS
5 33 (36.26%) Management Information System
6 28 (30.77%) CISA
7 25 (27.47%) Windows
8 24 (26.37%) Security Management
9 22 (24.18%) CISM
10 21 (23.08%) Firewall
11 20 (21.98%) DNS
11 20 (21.98%) Risk Assessment
12 18 (19.78%) Internet
13 17 (18.68%) Information Security Management
14 15 (16.48%) Cisco
15 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
15 14 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
16 13 (14.29%) iPhone
16 13 (14.29%) iPad
17 12 (13.19%) ITIL
18 11 (12.09%) CheckPoint
18 11 (12.09%) CEH
18 11 (12.09%) Business Development
19 10 (10.99%) Symantec
19 10 (10.99%) Project Management
20 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
20 9 (9.89%) CCIE
20 9 (9.89%) CCSP
20 9 (9.89%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (8.79%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) Firewall
2 20 (21.98%) DNS
3 18 (19.78%) Internet
4 6 (6.59%) HTTPS
4 6 (6.59%) SSL
4 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.49%) Wireshark
5 5 (5.49%) Network Security
6 4 (4.40%) NAS
6 4 (4.40%) LAN
6 4 (4.40%) WAN
6 4 (4.40%) SAN
7 1 (1.10%) MPLS
7 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.40%) Informix
1 4 (4.40%) MySQL
1 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) JIRA
1 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.40%) Hudson
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.40%) Subversion
General
1 34 (37.36%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Consultant
1 24 (26.37%) Security Consultant
1 24 (26.37%) Head of Security
2 21 (23.08%) Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Security Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Information Security Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Security Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) IT Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Head of Information Security
8 5 (5.49%) Security Officer
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Engineering Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (4.40%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.10%) WinForms
2 1 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (36.26%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.29%) iPhone
2 13 (14.29%) iPad
3 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.40%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.20%) RMADS
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
5 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.47%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) UNIX
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Information Security
2 38 (41.76%) Risk Management
3 24 (26.37%) Security Management
4 20 (21.98%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (18.68%) Information Security Management
6 14 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 11 (12.09%) Business Development
9 10 (10.99%) Project Management
10 9 (9.89%) Practice Management
11 7 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.69%) Security Architecture
12 6 (6.59%) SIEM
12 6 (6.59%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (6.59%) Business Continuity
12 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.49%) BCP
13 5 (5.49%) Business Continuity Planning
13 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
1 4 (4.40%) Perl
1 4 (4.40%) PHP
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
1 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (30.77%) CISA
2 22 (24.18%) CISM
3 11 (12.09%) CEH
4 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.89%) CCIE
4 9 (9.89%) CCSP
4 9 (9.89%) CCNP
5 5 (5.49%) CCIP
5 5 (5.49%) CCDP
5 5 (5.49%) CCVP
6 4 (4.40%) CCDE
6 4 (4.40%) CRISC
6 4 (4.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.40%) GIAC
6 4 (4.40%) ISEB
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.30%) SSCP
7 3 (3.30%) MCSE
7 3 (3.30%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (65.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (37.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.40%) COBIT
4 3 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.20%) SLA
6 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.10%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.40%) vSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Cacti
1 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (4.40%) Puppet
1 4 (4.40%) Opsview
1 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Cisco
2 11 (12.09%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.99%) Symantec
4 7 (7.69%) VMware
5 6 (6.59%) HP
5 6 (6.59%) IBM
5 6 (6.59%) McAfee
5 6 (6.59%) Juniper
6 4 (4.40%) Riverbed
6 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
6 4 (4.40%) F5
6 4 (4.40%) ArcSight
6 4 (4.40%) NetApp
6 4 (4.40%) Veritas
6 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.30%) Websense
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago