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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 116 139 159
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 41 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.52% 1.31% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.28% 5.42% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 35
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £42,272 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
653 848 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.24% 24.13% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 569 691 778
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 74 (67.89%) Information Security
2 73 (66.97%) PCI DSS
3 70 (64.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (53.21%) CISM
5 54 (49.54%) CISA
6 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
7 31 (28.44%) Degree
7 31 (28.44%) Cybersecurity
8 30 (27.52%) ITIL
9 27 (24.77%) Management Information System
10 25 (22.94%) SIEM
10 25 (22.94%) Security Architecture
11 20 (18.35%) COBIT
11 20 (18.35%) CEH
12 18 (16.51%) ISO27002
13 17 (15.60%) ISO22301
13 17 (15.60%) ISO27005
13 17 (15.60%) ITIL V3
13 17 (15.60%) Firewall
13 17 (15.60%) Supplier Management
13 17 (15.60%) GIAC
14 16 (14.68%) Finance
15 14 (12.84%) Data Protection
15 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
17 12 (11.01%) Change Management
18 11 (10.09%) CISMP
18 11 (10.09%) Security Operations
18 11 (10.09%) Cyberthreat

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) Firewall
2 6 (5.50%) DNS
2 6 (5.50%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.50%) SSL
2 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.75%) Network Security
4 2 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.92%) LAN
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) MySQL
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Games
3 4 (3.67%) Back Office
3 4 (3.67%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (38.53%) Analyst
2 36 (33.03%) Security Analyst
3 25 (22.94%) Security Manager
4 21 (19.27%) CISSP Analyst
5 18 (16.51%) Consultant
5 18 (16.51%) Security Consultant
6 17 (15.60%) IT Consultant
6 17 (15.60%) IT Security Consultant
7 16 (14.68%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (14.68%) IT Manager
7 16 (14.68%) IT Security Manager
8 14 (12.84%) Information Analyst
8 14 (12.84%) Information Security Analyst
8 14 (12.84%) IT Analyst
8 14 (12.84%) IT Security Analyst
8 14 (12.84%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (12.84%) Senior Security Consultant
9 13 (11.93%) Senior IT Consultant
9 13 (11.93%) Senior IT Security Consultant
10 11 (10.09%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) Node.js
1 2 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.09%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (7.34%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (6.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (5.50%) CESG
7 3 (2.75%) iPad
8 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.92%) AS400
9 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.92%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Unix
3 2 (1.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.89%) Information Security
2 33 (30.28%) Risk Management
3 31 (28.44%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (27.52%) ITIL
5 25 (22.94%) Security Architecture
5 25 (22.94%) SIEM
6 17 (15.60%) ITIL V3
6 17 (15.60%) Supplier Management
7 14 (12.84%) Data Protection
8 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
8 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (11.01%) Change Management
10 11 (10.09%) IT Audit
10 11 (10.09%) Security Operations
11 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.26%) High Availability
12 9 (8.26%) Security Management
13 7 (6.42%) Business Continuity
13 7 (6.42%) Information Security Management
14 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) Python
1 5 (4.59%) Ruby
2 4 (3.67%) C++
3 3 (2.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.83%) C
4 2 (1.83%) Go
4 2 (1.83%) Groovy
4 2 (1.83%) Java
4 2 (1.83%) PHP
4 2 (1.83%) R
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (53.21%) CISM
2 54 (49.54%) CISA
3 31 (28.44%) Degree
4 20 (18.35%) CEH
5 17 (15.60%) GIAC
6 11 (10.09%) CISMP
7 9 (8.26%) CompTIA Security+
7 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
7 9 (8.26%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (6.42%) CRISC
8 7 (6.42%) GCIA
8 7 (6.42%) SANS
9 6 (5.50%) CSSLP
9 6 (5.50%) GCIH
9 6 (5.50%) SSCP
10 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.67%) PCI QSA
10 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.75%) CCNA
11 3 (2.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (66.97%) PCI DSS
2 70 (64.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (18.35%) COBIT
4 18 (16.51%) ISO27002
5 17 (15.60%) ISO22301
5 17 (15.60%) ISO27005
6 5 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.92%) Snort
2 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.83%) StatsD
3 1 (0.92%) Cacti
3 1 (0.92%) Grafana
3 1 (0.92%) Graphite
3 1 (0.92%) Nagios
3 1 (0.92%) Opsview
3 1 (0.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) VMware
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Splunk
4 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.83%) F5
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Proofpoint
5 1 (0.92%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.92%) Brocade
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco
5 1 (0.92%) HP
5 1 (0.92%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.92%) NetApp
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.92%) Symantec
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