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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 129 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 28 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.07% 1.73% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.81% 7.63% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 36
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
582 760 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.28% 22.61% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 491 583 697
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 39 (79.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (71.43%) CISM
3 34 (69.39%) Information Security
4 29 (59.18%) CISA
5 27 (55.10%) Firewall
6 25 (51.02%) SSCP
7 23 (46.94%) Security+ Certification
7 23 (46.94%) CompTIA Security+
8 22 (44.90%) ITIL
8 22 (44.90%) Degree
9 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
10 18 (36.73%) CISMP
11 14 (28.57%) GIAC
12 12 (24.49%) CEH
13 8 (16.33%) Finance
14 6 (12.24%) IT Governance
14 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
15 5 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
15 5 (10.20%) Internet
15 5 (10.20%) Network Security
15 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
15 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
15 5 (10.20%) SIEM
15 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
16 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
16 4 (8.16%) OSCP
16 4 (8.16%) Wireless Security
16 4 (8.16%) ISO22301
16 4 (8.16%) ISO27005
16 4 (8.16%) CREST Certified

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 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 5 (10.20%) Network Security
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless
3 4 (8.16%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
1 21 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) IT Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) IT Security Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) IT Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) IT Security Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Information Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) CISSP Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) CISSP Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) CESG
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Information Security
2 22 (44.90%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) IT Governance
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
4 5 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.20%) SIEM
4 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security Management
6 3 (6.12%) SABSA
6 3 (6.12%) Security Management
6 3 (6.12%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Security Operations
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C
1 4 (8.16%) C++
1 4 (8.16%) Java
1 4 (8.16%) Perl
1 4 (8.16%) PHP
1 4 (8.16%) Python
1 4 (8.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) CISM
2 29 (59.18%) CISA
3 25 (51.02%) SSCP
4 23 (46.94%) CompTIA Security+
4 23 (46.94%) Security+ Certification
5 22 (44.90%) Degree
6 18 (36.73%) CISMP
7 14 (28.57%) GIAC
8 12 (24.49%) CEH
9 4 (8.16%) CREST Certified
9 4 (8.16%) CSSLP
9 4 (8.16%) OSCP
9 4 (8.16%) SANS
9 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.04%) CLAS
10 1 (2.04%) IISP
10 1 (2.04%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (79.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) ISO22301
3 4 (8.16%) ISO27002
3 4 (8.16%) ISO27005
4 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco
1 2 (4.08%) F5
1 2 (4.08%) Splunk
2 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago